60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Edinburgh
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Aviemore
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Beauly
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Tain
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Durness
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Gairloch
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Fort William
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Cockermouth
— 6 nights
Drive:  5​h
9
Cheltenham
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
10
London
— 6 nights
End: London

5
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get outdoors at Arthur's Seat and BobCat Alpacas. Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Old Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, take a stroll through Stockbridge, stroll through Calton Hill, and look for all kinds of wild species at The Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hill Local Nature Reserve.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh online visit planner .

London to Edinburgh is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Aviemore.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Historic Sites Golf

Side Trip

Dalhousie Castle Falconry
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

6
nights
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Get some cultural insight at Glenfarclas Distillery and Ruthven Barracks. Step out of the city life by going to Abernethy National Nature Reserve and Boat of Garten Golf Club. Spend the 8th (Fri) exploring nature at Glenmore Forest Park. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at RSPB - Insh Marshes, enjoy the sand and surf at Loch Morlich, admire the natural beauty at Boat of Garten Community Garden, and hike along Speyside Way Long Distance Trail.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Aviemore trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Aviemore in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Aviemore are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Beauly.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Kingussie, Ruthven Barracks, Glenfarclas Distillery, Abernethy National Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Abernethy National Nature Reserve ©
RSPB - Insh Marshes ©
RSPB - Insh Marshes
Loch Garten Nature Reserve ©
Loch Garten Nature Reserve

6
nights
Beauly

Beauly ©
Beauly is a town in the Kilmorack Parish of the Scottish County of Inverness, on the River Beauly, 10mi west of Inverness by the Far North railway line. Step out of the city life by going to Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn and Aigas Field Centre. Get a sense of the local culture at General Wade’s Military Roads and St Ninians Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Beauly: Farigaig Forest (in Inverfarigaig), Foyers (Hillside Path & River Foyers) and Meall Fuar-Mhonaidh (in Drumnadrochit). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Tollie Red Kites, tee off at Fort Augustus Golf Club, delve into the distant past at The Eagle Stone, and relax in the rural setting at Robertsons.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Beauly trip maker tool .

You can drive from Aviemore to Beauly in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tain.

Things to do in Beauly

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Foyers, Fort Augustus, Tollie Red Kites, Ben Wyvis National Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Farigaig Forest ©
Farigaig Forest
General Wade’s Military Roads ©
General Wade’s Military Roads

6
nights
Tain

Tain ©
Tain is a royal burgh and parish in the County of Ross, in the Highlands of Scotland.EtymologyThe name derives from the nearby River Tain, the name of which comes from an Indo-European root meaning 'flow'. Get in touch with nature at Bonar Bridge Ardgay Golf Club and Brora Golf Club. Nigg Old Church and St Regulus are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Tain's surroundings by going to North West Highlands Geopark (in Lairg), Melvich Beach (in Melvich) and Big Burn Walk (in Golspie). There's still lots to do: ride a horse along Hollingwells Equestrian, kick back and relax at Helmsdale Beach, stroll through Embo Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Fleet National Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Tain online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Beauly to Tain in an hour. In March, daily temperatures in Tain can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Durness.

Things to do in Tain

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Golspie, Cromarty, Melvich Beach, Brora Golf Club, Nigg Old Church
Highlights from your plan
Bonar Bridge Ardgay Golf Club ©
Bonar Bridge Ardgay Golf Club
Nigg Old Church ©
Nigg Old Church
Brora Golf Club ©
Brora Golf Club

5
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Escape the urban bustle at Polin Beach and Clachtoll Beach Campsite. Do some cultural sightseeing at Dun Dornaigil Broch and Lotte Glob. Explore Durness' surroundings by going to Loch Assynt (in Lairg), Sandwood Bay Beach (in Kinlochbervie) and Scourie Bay (in Scourie). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Balnakeil Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Farr Beach, tee off at Durness Golf Club, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Rispond Beach.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Durness travel route planner .

You can drive from Tain to Durness in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Scourie Bay, Clachtoll Beach Campsite, Dun Dornaigil Broch, Handa Island Wildlife Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Clachtoll Beach Campsite ©
Clachtoll Beach Campsite
Sandwood Bay Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach
Dun Dornaigil Broch ©
Dun Dornaigil Broch

6
nights
Gairloch

Gairloch ©
Gairloch is a village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch in Wester Ross, in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. Appreciate the collections at RhueArt and Russian Arctic Convoy Project. Step out of the city life by going to Red Point Beach and Inverpolly Nature Reserve. Explore Gairloch's surroundings by going to Glen Torridon (in Shieldaig), Ullapool (Lael Forest Walks, Falls of Measach, & more) and Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve (in Garve). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Shieldaig Falconry, hike along Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Mellon Udrigle Beach, and take in the dramatic scenery at Flowerdale Waterfall.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Gairloch road trip planner .

Drive from Durness to Gairloch in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in March, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ullapool, Kinlochewe, Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve, Glen Torridon, Russian Arctic Convoy Project
Highlights from your plan
Red Point Beach ©
Red Point Beach
Inverpolly Nature Reserve ©
Inverpolly Nature Reserve
Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail ©
Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail

7
nights
Fort William

Fort William ©
Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Do some cultural sightseeing at Glenfinnan Church and The Commando Museum. Get in touch with nature at Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) and Samalaman Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Fort William: Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror), Ardnamurchan Distillery (in Glenbeg) and Glencoe Village (Lost Valley Trail & Glen Etive). The adventure continues: delve into the lush surroundings at Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve, tee off at Traigh Golf Course, kick back and relax at Camusdarach Beach, and take a memorable drive along Morar Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Fort William sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Gairloch to Fort William in 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Mallaig, Glencoe, Glencoe Village, Arisaig, Ballachulish
Highlights from your plan
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Etive ©
Glen Etive
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach

6
nights
Cockermouth

Cockermouth
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Get in touch with nature at Alpacaly Ever After and Central Fells. Change things up with these side-trips from Cockermouth: Sheffield Pike (in Glenridding), Seascale (Seascale Beach & Bowfell) and Silecroft Beach (in Silecroft). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Alpacaly Ever After, admire the sheer force of Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, and tee off at Penrith Golf Centre and Driving Range.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Cockermouth road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Fort William to Cockermouth takes 4.5 hours. April in Cockermouth sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Seascale, Penrith, Central Fells, Sheffield Pike, Helvellyn
Highlights from your plan
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Sheffield Pike ©
Sheffield Pike
Central Fells ©
Central Fells

6
nights
Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Escape the urban bustle at Feldon Valley, Cotswolds and Somerset Crafts. The Roman Baths and Barnbury will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cheltenham: Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton), WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge) and Greystones Farm (in Bourton-on-the-Water). There's much more to do: tee off at Chipping Sodbury Golf Club, head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, sample the fine beverages at Sibling Distillery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Cheltenham trip planning tool .

Drive from Cockermouth to Cheltenham in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April, daily temperatures in Cheltenham can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to London.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Gloucester, Somerset Crafts, Feldon Valley, Cotswolds, The Cotswold Range, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
Highlights from your plan
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd ©
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd

6
nights
London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Gallery and Tower of London. Get some historical perspective at Westminster Abbey and Churchill War Rooms. There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the London trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Cheltenham to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in London, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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