26 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

26 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 3 nights
2
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
3
Aviemore
— 4 nights
4
Lochinver
— 3 nights
5
Gairloch
— 3 nights
6
Foyers
— 3 nights
7
Fort William
— 3 nights
8
Grasmere
— 3 nights

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.
Visiting Speed Boats Tours and Platinum Training will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the London trip planning website.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to London. In October, daytime highs in London are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Speed Boats Tours
Platinum Training ©
Platinum Training

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Take a break from the city and head to Arthur's Seat and Nature & Wildlife Tours. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Edinburgh trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from London to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from London in October; daily highs in Edinburgh reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Aviemore.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 28:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

4
nights
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Take a break from the city and head to Cairngorms National Park and Aviemore Ospreys. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Glenmore Forest Park, identify plant and animal life at Craigellachie National Nature Reserve, trek along Speyside Way Long Distance Trail, and take in nature's colorful creations at Boat of Garten Community Garden.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Aviemore trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Edinburgh to Aviemore in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Aviemore, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Lochinver.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Cairngorms National Park, Abernethy National Nature Reserve, RSPB - Insh Marshes
Find places to stay Oct 28 — Nov 1:
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Glenmore Forest Park ©
Glenmore Forest Park
Cairngorms National Park ©
Cairngorms National Park
Craigellachie National Nature Reserve ©
Craigellachie National Nature Reserve

3
nights
Lochinver

Lochinver ©
Lochinver is a village on the coast in the Assynt district of Sutherland, Highland, Scotland. Get in touch with nature at Durness Beach and Culag Woods. Explore Lochinver's surroundings by going to Sango Bay (in Durness) and Kylesku Bridge (in Kylesku). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Achmelvich Beach, explore the activities along Achmelvich Bay, look for gifts at Achins Bookshop, and identify plant and animal life at Little Assynt Estate.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lochinver itinerary maker.

You can drive from Aviemore to Lochinver in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Gairloch.

Things to do in Lochinver

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Inverkirkaig, Durness, Kylesku Bridge
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 4:
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Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay
Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach

3
nights
Gairloch

Gairloch ©
Gairloch is a village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch in Wester Ross, in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. Visiting Walking and Wildlife Adventures and Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve will get you outdoors. Step out of Gairloch to go to Garve and see Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: hike along Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail, admire the sheer force of Flowerdale Waterfall, look for gifts at Treasure Chest, and identify plant and animal life at Shieldaig Falconry.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Gairloch trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Lochinver to Gairloch takes 2.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Gairloch can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Foyers.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Kinlochewe, Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 7:
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Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail ©
Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail
Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve ©
Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve

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nights
Foyers

Foyers ©
Step out of the city life by going to Aigas Field Centre and River Foyers. Venture out of the city with trips to Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin (in Cannich), Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn (in Struy) and Loch Affric Circular Walk (in Beauly).

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

Getting from Gairloch to Foyers by car takes about 2.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Foyers can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Foyers

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Beauly, Knoydart Peninsula, Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin, Loch Ness, General Wade’s Military Roads
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Loch Affric Circular Walk ©
Loch Affric Circular Walk
River Foyers ©
River Foyers

3
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. Step out of the city life by going to Camusdarach Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Venture out of the city with trips to The Three Sisters (in Glencoe), Glen Etive (in Glencoe Village) and Morar Beach (in Morar). The adventure continues: admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, hike along Great Glen Way, look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Glencoe Lochan.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Fort William vacation planning site.

Traveling by car from Foyers to Fort William takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Grasmere.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Glencoe, Great Glen Way, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Camusdarach Beach, Morar Beach
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 13:
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve

3
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Get outdoors at Alpacaly Ever After and Helm Crag. When in Grasmere, make a side trip to see Scale Force in Buttermere, approximately Buttermere away. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, stroll through Central Fells, trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, and get great views at Walla Crag.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Grasmere trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Fort William to Grasmere in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Lake District, Alpacaly Ever After, Old Man of Coniston, Scale Force
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Helvellyn
Helvellyn

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