8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Edinburgh
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
2
Inverness
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Ullapool
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
4
Brighton
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Bournemouth
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Las Vegas

1
day
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Rosslyn Chapel, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Calton Hill.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh holiday planner .

Las Vegas, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 8 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in April: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 53°F and lows are around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Rosslyn Chapel
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St Giles' Cathedral ©
St Giles' Cathedral
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh ©
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 16th (Tue), take in the exciting artwork at Castle Gallery, view the masterpieces at Scottish Flair Art Gallery, explore the historical opulence of Fort George, then witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): browse the fresh offerings at Ferintosh Community Market, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Picaresque Books, then look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, and finally contemplate the long history of Urquhart Castle.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Inverness itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Inverness in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Inverness are 52°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Ullapool.

Things to do in Inverness

Shopping Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Picaresque Books, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, Urquhart Castle, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
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Scottish Flair Art Gallery ©
Scottish Flair Art Gallery
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park ©
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

1
night
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): trek along Lael Forest Walks, identify plant and animal life at Inverpolly Nature Reserve, stop by Made in Ullapool, then take in the exciting artwork at An Talla Solais, then view the masterpieces at RhueArt, and finally trek along Ullapool Hill.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ullapool day trip site .

Drive from Inverness to Ullapool in 1.5 hours. April in Ullapool sees daily highs of 51°F and lows of 36°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Brighton.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Inverpolly Nature Reserve ©
Inverpolly Nature Reserve
Ullapool Hill ©
Ullapool Hill
Made in Ullapool ©
Made in Ullapool

1
day
Brighton

Brighton ©
Once a sleepy little fishing village, Brighton is a modern seaside town known for its Asian architecture and a large gay community.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): take a stroll through North Laine, contemplate the long history of Royal Pavilion, then look for gifts at Gustamps, and finally take a stroll through The Lanes.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Brighton online itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ullapool to Brighton. In April, daily temperatures in Brighton can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Brighton

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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The Lanes ©
The Lanes
Royal Pavilion ©
Royal Pavilion
Gustamps ©
Gustamps

2
nights
Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. On the 20th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Monkey World and then kick back and relax at Weymouth Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): stroll through Bournemouth Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Bournemouth trip planner.

Getting from Brighton to Bournemouth by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Bournemouth are 56°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Weymouth Beach, Monkey World
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Monkey World ©
Monkey World
Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach
Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach

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