16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 3 nights
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Moreton-in-Marsh
— 1 night
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Grasmere
— 4 nights
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
5
Durness
— 2 nights
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Inverness
— 2 nights

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London

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Covent Garden and Genius Treasure Museum. Popular historic sites such as Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read London road trip site.

December in London sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in London

Find places to stay Dec 16 — 19:
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

1
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Moreton-in-Marsh

Moreton-in-Marsh ©
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Peter Martin Gallery, then look for gifts at Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, then explore the world behind art at Chipping Campden Visitor Information Centre, and finally tee off at Feldon Valley.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Moreton-in-Marsh trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from London to Moreton-in-Marsh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Shopping · Golf · Outdoors · Nightlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 19 — 20:
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Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop ©
Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop
Feldon Valley ©
Feldon Valley
Peter Martin Gallery ©
Peter Martin Gallery

4
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Grasmere

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Escape the urban bustle at Alpacaly Ever After and Silecroft Beach. Get some cultural insight at Viridian Gallery and Holy Trinity Church. Step out of Grasmere with an excursion to Gallery Artemis in Cockermouth--about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, tour the pleasant surroundings at Angle Tarn, trek along Bowfell, and explore the striking landscape at Jack"s Rake.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Grasmere trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Moreton-in-Marsh to Grasmere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Edinburgh Castle and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Take a break from the city and head to Arthur's Seat and BobCat Alpacas. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, take in the exciting artwork at Urbane Art Gallery, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, and explore the galleries of The Red Door Gallery.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Edinburgh holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Grasmere to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Find places to stay Dec 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close

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Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Scourie Bay, kick back and relax at Polin Beach, and then delve into the distant past at Dun Dornaigil Broch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): kick back and relax at Sango Bay, then kick back and relax at Durness Beach, then view the masterpieces at Lotte Glob, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Mudness Ceramics.

To find reviews and tourist information, go to the Durness trip maker site.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Durness in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In December in Durness, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Durness

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay
Dun Dornaigil Broch ©
Dun Dornaigil Broch

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Inverness

Inverness ©

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 30th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Farigaig Forest, view the masterpieces at Loch Ness Gallery, then explore the galleries of Kilmorack Gallery, and finally browse the exhibits of Inchmore Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Loch Morlich, take in the exciting artwork at Carrbridge Artists Studio, then browse for treasures at Picaresque Books, and finally view the masterpieces at Scottish Flair Art Gallery.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Inverness visit planning website.

Getting from Durness to Inverness by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December in Inverness, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Loch Ness Gallery ©
Loch Ness Gallery
Farigaig Forest ©
Farigaig Forest
Loch Morlich ©
Loch Morlich

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