30 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

30 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Portsmouth
— 3 nights
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St. Helier, Jersey
— 2 nights
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Newquay
— 3 nights
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Conwy
— 3 nights
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Liverpool
— 3 nights
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Whitby
— 3 nights
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Hexham
— 3 nights
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Alnwick
— 3 nights
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Inverness
— 2 nights
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Fort William
— 3 nights

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Take a break from the city and head to The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary and Shanklin Chine. Explore hidden gems such as Carisbrooke Castle and Corfe Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portsmouth: Model Village Gardens & Cafe (in Corfe Castle), Bath Abbey (in Bath) and Blenheim Palace (in Woodstock). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chichester Cathedral, take in the dramatic natural features at Lulworth Cove, and learn about all things military at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Portsmouth day trip planning website.

Regina, Canada to Portsmouth is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Regina to Portsmouth due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Regina in July: highs in Portsmouth hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Chichester Cathedral ©
Chichester Cathedral
Carisbrooke Castle ©
Carisbrooke Castle
The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary ©
The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary

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St. Helier, Jersey

St. Helier ©
On the 19th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Mont Orgueil Castle, enjoy the sand and surf at St. Brelade's Bay Beach, and then examine the collection at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Liberation Square, step into the grandiose world of Elizabeth Castle, then take an in-depth tour of Jersey Museum & Art Gallery, and finally enjoy the sea views from Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere).

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the St. Helier trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Portsmouth to St. Helier takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July, daily temperatures in St. Helier can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Newquay.

Things to do in St. Helier

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 18 — 20:
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Mont Orgueil Castle ©
Mont Orgueil Castle
St. Brelade's Bay Beach ©
St. Brelade's Bay Beach
Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere) ©
Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere)

3
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Newquay

Newquay ©

Surf Capital of the UK

Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Get some cultural insight at Lanhydrock House and Garden and Tintagel Castle. The Lost Gardens of Heligan and St. Michael's Mount will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newquay: The Du Maurier Literary Centre (in Fowey), Carbis Bay Beach (in Carbis Bay) and Porthminster Beach (in St Ives). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Fistral Beach Bar.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Newquay online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from St. Helier to Newquay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Conwy.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:
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Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach
Carbis Bay Beach ©
Carbis Bay Beach
Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar

3
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Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Beaumaris Castle and South Stack Lighthouse. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Penrhyn Castle (National Trust) and Barmouth Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Conwy: Caernarfon Castle (in Caernarfon) and South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve (in Holyhead). It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at National Trust - Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens and step into the grandiose world of Conwy Castle.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Conwy trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Newquay to Conwy takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Conwy can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Conwy

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:
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Barmouth Beach ©
Barmouth Beach
Beaumaris Castle ©
Beaumaris Castle

3
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Liverpool

Liverpool ©

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Shropshire Sculpture Park and Liverpool Cathedral. Popular historic sites such as Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool and Chester Cathedral are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Liverpool: Llandudno (Llandudno Promenade, Great Orme, &more). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Museum of Liverpool.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Liverpool trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Conwy to Liverpool takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Liverpool are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Whitby.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 29:
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Shropshire Sculpture Park ©
Shropshire Sculpture Park
Great Orme ©
Great Orme

3
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Whitby

Whitby ©
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Filey Beach and Sandsend Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fountains Abbey and Durham Cathedral. Explore Whitby's surroundings by going to Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum (in Malton), RSPB Bempton Cliffs (in Bempton) and Peasholm Park (in Scarborough).

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Whitby trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Liverpool to Whitby in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Whitby can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hexham.

Things to do in Whitby

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 1:
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Sandsend Beach ©
Sandsend Beach
RSPB Bempton Cliffs ©
RSPB Bempton Cliffs
Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach

3
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Hexham

Hexham ©
Hexham is a market town and civil parish in Northumberland, England, south of the River Tyne, and was the administrative centre for the Tynedale district from 1974 to 2009. Step off the beaten path and head to Aira Force Waterfall and Carlisle Cathedral. Get some historical perspective at Castlerigg Stone Circle and Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Roman Army Museum, examine the collection at The Puzzling Place, explore the activities along Derwentwater, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Brocolitia.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hexham tour itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Whitby to Hexham in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Alnwick.

Things to do in Hexham

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 4:
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The Puzzling Place ©
The Puzzling Place
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall ©
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall

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Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Get some historical perspective at Lindisfarne Priory and Bamburgh Castle. Get in touch with nature at Farne Islands and The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. When in Alnwick, make a side trip to see Lindisfarne Castle in Holy Island, approximately Holy Island away. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle and stroll through The Alnwick Garden.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Alnwick travel route planner.

Getting from Hexham to Alnwick by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 4 — 7:
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Warkworth Castle & Hermitage ©
Warkworth Castle & Hermitage
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, walk around RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, and then explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along River Ness, then make a trip to Culloden Battlefield, then admire the natural beauty at Cawdor Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort George.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Inverness trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Alnwick to Inverness takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 7 — 9:
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Cairngorm Reindeer Centre ©
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park ©
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
Cawdor Castle ©
Cawdor Castle

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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. On the 10th (Mon), appreciate the views at Glen Coe, then steep yourself in history at Glenfinnan Viaduct, and then explore the historical opulence of Eilean Donan Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Fort William trip maker site.

You can drive from Inverness to Fort William in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 12th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Fort William

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 9 — 12:
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Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Nevis Range Mountain Resort ©
Nevis Range Mountain Resort

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