15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
1
London
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bath
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Stromness, Mainland
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h
4
Inverness
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Fort William
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
8
Alnwick
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 45​min
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Buckingham Palace and Tower of London. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, get engrossed in the history at Churchill War Rooms, and get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read London travel planning tool .

In July, daytime highs in London are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 11th (Thu), browse the exhibits of The Roman Baths, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then get outside with Head 4 Heights Ltd, and finally admire the striking features of Chavenage House. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Farleigh Hungerford Castle, then take in nature's colorful creations at Longleat, and then delve into the distant past at Stonehenge.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bath travel route planner.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Stromness.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Chavenage House, Longleat, Head 4 Heights Ltd, Stonehenge
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Longleat ©
Longleat
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

1
day
Stromness, Mainland

Stromness ©
Stromness is the second-most populated town in Orkney, Scotland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Maeshowe, contemplate the long history of Standing Stones of Stenness, explore the ancient world of Ring of Brodgar, then delve into the distant past at Skara Brae, and finally step off the mainland to explore Brough Of Birsay.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Stromness day trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Bath to Stromness takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July in Stromness, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Stromness

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Stenness, Brough Of Birsay
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Ring of Brodgar ©
Ring of Brodgar
Skara Brae ©
Skara Brae
Standing Stones of Stenness ©
Standing Stones of Stenness

1
night
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 14th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then step into the grandiose world of Fort George, and finally get answers to all your questions at Culloden Battlefield.

Make your Inverness itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Fly from Stromness to Inverness in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. July in Inverness sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Urquhart Castle
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Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Fort George
Fort George

2
nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Trumpan Church, take in the dramatic natural features at Neist Point, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Quiraing (Hill Walk). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Kilt Rock, head outdoors with Skye Adventure, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Isle of Skye trip planning website .

You can drive from Inverness to Isle of Skye in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Inverness in July, plan for slightly colder days in Isle of Skye, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Neist Point ©
Neist Point
Quiraing (Hill Walk) ©
Quiraing (Hill Walk)
The Old Man of Storr ©
The Old Man of Storr

2
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. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, and then take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Viaduct, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Fort William online trip planner .

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Fort William in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Glenfinnan Viaduct, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
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Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall
Nevis Range Mountain Resort ©
Nevis Range Mountain Resort
Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rosslyn Chapel and then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, then step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Calton Hill.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Edinburgh vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Fort William to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Alnwick.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Rosslyn Chapel
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Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

2
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Aidan Bamburgh, and then delve into the distant past at Lindisfarne Priory. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Cragside House and Gardens, step into the grandiose world of Alnwick Castle, then admire the natural beauty at The Alnwick Garden, and finally step into the grandiose world of National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Alnwick trip planning app .

Take a train from Edinburgh to Alnwick in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Alnwick, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Bamburgh, Lindisfarne Priory, Cragside House and Gardens
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Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle

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