20 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

20 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Paris
Train:  2 h 30 min
1
London
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Bath
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Cirencester
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Windermere
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
5
Fort William, Scotland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Inverness, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
Durness, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
8
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Paris

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and stroll around Hyde Park.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip planner.

Paris, France to London is an approximately 2.5- hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Paris in June, expect nights in London to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are slightly colder, around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

1
night
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at American Museum & Gardens, then examine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre, then get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bath travel route app.

Take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cirencester.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
American Museum & Gardens ©
American Museum & Gardens

2
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get outside with The Cotswold Range, admire the striking features of Chavenage House, then see the interesting displays at Corinium Museum, and finally look for gifts at Octavia's Bookshop. On your second day here, make a trip to The Model Village, sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, then get to know the resident critters at Cotswold Falconry Centre, then get your game on at Cotswold Archery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of St. Mary.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cirencester trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bath to Cirencester in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Windermere.

Things to do in Cirencester

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Moreton-in-Marsh, The Parish Church of St. Mary, The Model Village, Cotswolds Distillery, Chavenage House
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Cotswold Falconry Centre ©
Cotswold Falconry Centre

2
nights
Windermere

Windermere
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): contemplate the long history of Stott Park Bobbin Mill, identify plant and animal life at Predator Experience, then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Wordsworth Daffodil Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Ruskin Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Keswick Brewing Company, then trek along Alpacaly Ever After, and finally trek along Helvellyn.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Windermere trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cirencester to Windermere in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Helvellyn, Alpacaly Ever After, Ruskin Museum, Keswick Brewing Company, Predator Experience
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Stott Park Bobbin Mill ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill

3
nights
Fort William, Scotland

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Fort William: Morar Beach (in Morar), Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror) and Camusdarach Beach (in Arisaig). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall, contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Shiel, appreciate the views at Glen Coe, and hike along Devil's Staircase.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Fort William trip site.

Traveling by car from Windermere to Fort William takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Glencoe, Morar Beach, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Loch Shiel, Camusdarach Beach
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

2
nights
Inverness, Scotland

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get your game on at Wildwoodz and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Corrimony Chambered Cairn, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Black Isle Brewery.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Inverness trip planner.

You can drive from Fort William to Inverness in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June in Inverness, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Durness.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Munlochy, Aigas Field Centre
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Distillery Tours
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Corrimony Chambered Cairn ©
Corrimony Chambered Cairn

2
nights
Durness, Scotland

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. On the 28th (Sun), make a trip to Cairn House Gallery, kick back and relax at Sango Bay, then kick back and relax at Durness Beach, and finally stroll through Balnakeil Beach. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Oldshoremore Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sandwood Bay Beach, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Smoo Cave.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Durness online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Durness takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Kinlochbervie
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:
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Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

4
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, make a trip to The Royal Mile, and examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh road trip app.

You can drive from Durness to Edinburgh in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Walking tours
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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