8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Freetown
Drive + Fly:  18​h
1
Inverness
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Gairloch
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
3
Llandudno
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
4
Bath
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
5
London
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  11​h
End: Freetown

1
day
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle, explore the historical opulence of Fort George, then kick back and relax at Nairn Beach, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Inverness trip planner .

Freetown, Sierra Leone to Inverness is an approximately 18-hour flight. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Freetown in April: high temperatures in Inverness hover around 13°C and lows are around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Nairn Beach, Urquhart Castle
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Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Nairn Beach ©
Nairn Beach
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

1
night
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. On the 12th (Fri), get interesting insight from Glendale Self Drive Boat Hire, then admire the sheer force of Flowerdale Waterfall, then stroll through Red Point Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Shieldaig Falconry.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Gairloch trip website .

Getting from Inverness to Gairloch by car takes about 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Llandudno.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Red Point Beach
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Red Point Beach ©
Red Point Beach
Flowerdale Waterfall ©
Flowerdale Waterfall

1
day
Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, then contemplate the long history of Plas Mawr, then enjoy the sand and surf at Llanfairfechan Beach, and finally stroll through Great Orme.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Llandudno trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Gairloch to Llandudno in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April in Llandudno, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Llandudno

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Conwy, Llanfairfechan Beach
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Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Plas Mawr ©
Plas Mawr
Great Orme ©
Great Orme

1
night
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 14th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, and then admire the striking features of Bath Abbey.

Planning Bath trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from Llandudno to Bath in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites
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No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): examine the collection at The British Museum, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and then don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in London are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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