60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
London
— 6 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bath
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Bourton-on-the-Water
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Grasmere
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Edinburgh
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Fort William
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Gairloch
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Durness
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
9
Inverness
— 6 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: New York City

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.
Attractions like Coca-Cola London Eye and Natural History Museum make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Tower Bridge, put a fun spin on your tour with Locked In A Room, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and make a trip to Tower of London.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip itinerary builder tool .

New York City, USA to London is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to London is 5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in January, with highs in London at 46°F and lows at 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

6
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd and The Roman Baths. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: St. Andrew's Church (in Castle Combe), Gloucester (Gloucester Ski & Snowboard Centre & Warehouse Climbing Centre) and Cheltenham (Cheltenham Science Group Science Centre, Walks With Hawks, & more). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy some diversion at Lady’s Wood Shooting School, make a trip to Stroud Town Clock, explore the activities along Stroudwater Navigation, and get your game on at VR-Here.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bath road trip app .

You can take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in Bath

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Gloucester, Stroud, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Lady’s Wood Shooting School
Highlights from your plan
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd ©
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

6
nights
Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton-on-the-Water ©
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Cotswold Range and Elemental Sculpture Park. Explore Bourton-on-the-Water's surroundings by going to Feldon Valley, Cotswolds (in Brailes), South Cerney (The Butts Farm Rare Breeds, Farm Shop and Tea Room & WMSki) and Cirencester (Abbey Home Farm, Old Downs Pursuits, & more). The adventure continues: get outside with AeroSuperBatics / The Breitling Wingwalkers, take in the exciting artwork at Peter Martin Gallery, get your game on at Cotswold Archery, and have fun at Cotswold Clay Club.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Bourton-on-the-Water trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Bourton-on-the-Water can reach 46°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Cirencester, South Cerney, Peter Martin Gallery, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, AeroSuperBatics / The Breitling Wingwalkers
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Cotswold Clay Club ©
Cotswold Clay Club

7
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Family-friendly places like Alpacaly Ever After and Seascale Beach will thrill your kids. Explore Grasmere's surroundings by going to Cumbrian Adventures (in Penrith), St John's in the Vale (in Threlkeld) and Silecroft Beach (in Silecroft). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Jack"s Rake, stroll through Angle Tarn, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sheffield Pike, and Head underground at Cathedral Quarry (Cathedral Cave).

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Grasmere trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Bourton-on-the-Water to Grasmere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Little Langdale, Great Langdale, Seascale, Eskdale, Coniston
Highlights from your plan
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Silecroft Beach ©
Silecroft Beach
Jack ©
Jack"s Rake

7
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Bring the kids along to Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and BobCat Alpacas. Step out of Edinburgh with an excursion to Don Coyote Outdoor Centre in Lamancha--about 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, explore the striking landscape at Calton Hill, have fun and explore at Dynamic Earth, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh day trip app .

You can drive from Grasmere to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 44°F, while nighttime lows are 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Fun & Games Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Don Coyote Outdoor Centre
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Dynamic Earth ©
Dynamic Earth

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. Family-friendly places like Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) and Nevis Range - Tree Adventure will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort William: Samalaman Beach (in Glenuig), Glenfinnan (Loch Shiel & Glenfinnan Church) and Arisaig Archery (in Arisaig). There's much more to do: enjoy some diversion at Crombie Clay Shooting, take in the dramatic natural features at Lochaber Geopark Visitor Centre, look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, and get your game on at 3 Wise Monkeys Climbing.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Fort William trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Fort William takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trips

North Ballachulish, Glenfinnan, The Three Sisters, Glencoe Folk Museum, Cille Choirill Church
Highlights from your plan
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Ice Factor ©
Ice Factor
Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) ©
Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands)

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. Family-friendly places like Red Point Beach and Shieldaig Falconry will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Gairloch: Beinn Liath Mhor (in Strathcarron), Glen Torridon (in Shieldaig) and Ullapool (Lael Forest Walks, Inverpolly Nature Reserve, & more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Beinn Alligin, brush up on your military savvy at Russian Arctic Convoy Museum, look for gifts at Treasure Chest, and tee off at Gairloch Golf Club.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Gairloch itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Fort William to Gairloch takes 3.5 hours. In March in Gairloch, expect temperatures between 48°F during the day and 36°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Durness.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ullapool, Aultbea, Mellon Udrigle Beach, Beinn Alligin, Red Point Beach
Highlights from your plan
Red Point Beach ©
Red Point Beach
Glen Torridon ©
Glen Torridon
Ullapool Hill ©
Ullapool Hill

6
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Family-friendly places like Polin Beach and Clachtoll Beach Campsite will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Durness: Sandwood Bay Beach (in Kinlochbervie), Bettyhill (Farr Stone, Strathnaver Museum, & more) and Loch Assynt (in Lairg). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Rispond Beach, make a trip to Cairn House Gallery, look for all kinds of wild species at Little Assynt Estate, and take in the awesome beauty at Ben Stack.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Durness sightseeing site .

Drive from Gairloch to Durness in 3.5 hours. In March in Durness, expect temperatures between 48°F during the day and 34°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bettyhill, Kinlochbervie, Clachtoll Beach Campsite, Scourie Bay, Loch Assynt
Highlights from your plan
Clachtoll Beach Campsite ©
Clachtoll Beach Campsite
Sandwood Bay Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach
Handa Island Wildlife Reserve ©
Handa Island Wildlife Reserve

6
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Aviemore Kart Raceway and Nature & Wildlife Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Inverness: Aviemore (Loch Morlich & TreeZone Aviemore), Cairngorm Reindeer Centre (in Glenmore) and Bowhunter Archery (in Nairn). There's still lots to do: have some family-friendly fun at Tazball Paintball & Lazer Combat Arena, bet on your favorite at Inverness Kart Raceway, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and take in the awesome beauty at Grampian Mountains.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Inverness trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Durness to Inverness by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, daytime highs in Inverness are 47°F, while nighttime lows are 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Fun & Games Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Aviemore, Fort Augustus, Grampian Mountains, Wildwoodz, Embo Beach
Highlights from your plan
Aviemore Kart Raceway ©
Aviemore Kart Raceway
Loch Morlich ©
Loch Morlich
TreeZone Aviemore ©
TreeZone Aviemore

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