8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
1
London
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Cirencester
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Cockermouth
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Glencoe
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Beauly
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h
End: London

2
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, and explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read London online tour itinerary planner .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to London. In August, daytime highs in London are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

1
night
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Cirencester Park, head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, then admire the landmark architecture of Chavenage House, and finally head outdoors with Head 4 Heights Ltd.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Cirencester trip planner .

Drive from London to Cirencester in 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Adventure Nature

Side Trip

Chavenage House
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House

1
day
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. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Buttermere, get outside with Alpacaly Ever After, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Cockermouth fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Cirencester to Cockermouth in 5 hours. Another option is to fly. In August, daily temperatures in Cockermouth can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Alpacaly Ever After, Catbells Lakeland Walk
Highlights from your plan
Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 10th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Calton Hill, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh travel planner .

Traveling by car from Cockermouth to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Traveling from Cockermouth in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 11°C in Edinburgh. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Glencoe.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

1
night
Glencoe

Glencoe ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): enjoy some diversion at Ice Factor, appreciate the views at Glencoe, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Glencoe travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glencoe in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Glencoe can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Beauly.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Ice Factor, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Ice Factor ©
Ice Factor
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

1
night
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. On the 12th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, then look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, and then have some family-friendly fun at Wildwoodz.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Beauly itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Glencoe to Beauly takes 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Beauly are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Beauly

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, Wildwoodz
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre

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