7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Scottish Highlands tour planner

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Inverness
— 1 night
Drive
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Wick
— 1 night
Drive
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Tongue
— 1 night
Drive
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Ullapool
— 2 nights
Drive
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Torridon
— 1 night
Drive
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Inverness
— Few hours

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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 9th (Wed), race across the water with a speed boat tour.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Inverness trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from France, the closest major aiports are Aberdeen Dyce Airport, Edinburgh Airport and Glasgow International Airport. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Wick.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

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Wick

Stretching along both sides of the bay and divided by the eponymous river, Wick remains a good base for exploring the rugged northern coast of the Scottish mainland.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): sample the fine beverages at Dunnet Bay Distillery, get engrossed in the history at Caithness Horizons Museumand Art Gallery, then explore the historical opulence of Castle Sinclair Girnigoe, and finally take an in-depth tour of Wick Heritage Museum.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Wick driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Wick takes 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Tongue.

Things to do in Wick

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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Tongue

Tongue is a coastal village in northwest Highland, Scotland, in the western part of the former county of Sutherland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Farr Stone, then take an in-depth tour of Strathnaver Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Farr Beach, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castle Varrich.

To find out how to plan a trip to Tongue, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Wick to Tongue in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ullapool.

Things to do in Tongue

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trip

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Ullapool

Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve, take an in-depth tour of Ullapool Museum, then take in breathtaking views at Corrieshalloch Gorge, and finally take in breathtaking views at Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Ardvreck Castle, kick back and relax at Achmelvich Beach, and then trek along The Bone Caves.

Plan my trip to Ullapool with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Tongue to Ullapool takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Torridon.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

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Torridon

Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Glen Torridon, and then take a tour by water with Torridon Sea Tours.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Torridon route planner.

Traveling by car from Ullapool to Torridon takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Torridon can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Torridon

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Tours

Side Trips

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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Inverness trip planner.

Drive from Torridon to Inverness in 1.5 hours.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

United Kingdom travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.