43 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

43 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Fort William
— 4 nights
2
Inverness
— 5 nights
3
Ullapool
— 3 nights
4
Durness
— 4 nights
5
Edinburgh
— 5 nights
6
Penrith
— 5 nights
7
Ulverston
— 4 nights
8
Gloucester
— 5 nights
9
London
— 6 nights

4
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fort William: Falls of Glomach (in Kyle of Lochalsh), Arisaig Archery (in Arisaig) and Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) (in Gorteneorn). Next up on the itinerary: have fun at Crombie Clay Shooting, walk around Lochaber Geopark Visitor Centre, don't miss a visit to Road to the Isles, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cille Choirill Church.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Fort William vacation maker app.

Fortaleza, Brazil to Fort William is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Fortaleza to Fort William is 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort Augustus, North Ballachulish, Roybridge, Spean Bridge, Ratagan to Glenelg
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Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) ©
Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands)
Crombie Clay Shooting ©
Crombie Clay Shooting
Lochaber Geopark Visitor Centre ©
Lochaber Geopark Visitor Centre

5
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Inverness: Tain Museum (in Tain), Cromarty (East Church, Cromarty Courthouse, &more) and Nigg Old Church (in Nigg). There's still lots to do: get your game on at Wildwoodz, make a trip to An Lochan Uaine (Green Loch), bet on your favorite at Inverness Kart Raceway, and take in the views from Dulsie Bridge.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Inverness trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Fort William to Inverness in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Inverness are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ullapool.

Things to do in Inverness

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Cromarty, Nairn, Aviemore, Drumnadrochit, Grantown-on-Spey
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Highland Archive Centre ©
Highland Archive Centre
Room Escape Games
An Lochan Uaine (Green Loch) ©
An Lochan Uaine (Green Loch)

3
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Change things up with these side-trips from Ullapool: Aultbea (Russian Arctic Convoy Project & Russian Arctic Convoy Exhibition), Russian Arctic Convoy Museum (in Gairloch) and Mellon Udrigle Beach (in Poolewe). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Stac Pollaidh Mountain, look for gifts at Made in Ullapool, see the interesting displays at Maryck Memories of Childhood, and don't miss a visit to Clachtoll Broch.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ullapool driving holiday planner.

Getting from Inverness to Ullapool by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in February, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Strathcarron, Aultbea, Beinn Alligin, Maryck Memories of Childhood, Russian Arctic Convoy Museum
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Stac Pollaidh Mountain ©
Stac Pollaidh Mountain
Beinn Alligin ©
Beinn Alligin
Made in Ullapool ©
Made in Ullapool

4
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Change things up with these side-trips from Durness: Dun Dornaigil Broch (in Altnaharra), Tongue (Kyle Of Tongue & Castle Varrich) and Stoer Lighthouse (in Lairg). Next up on the itinerary: engage your brain at Durness Deep Time, enjoy the sand and surf at Rispond Beach, take in the awesome beauty at Ben Stack, and take in the exciting artwork at Wee Gallery.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Durness trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ullapool to Durness takes 2 hours. In February in Durness, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Durness

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bettyhill, Tongue, Kylesku Bridge, Scourie Bay, Dun Dornaigil Broch
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Rispond Beach ©
Rispond Beach
Durness Deep Time ©
Durness Deep Time
Kyle Of Tongue ©
Kyle Of Tongue

5
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Step out of Edinburgh with an excursion to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow--about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, sample the fine beverages at Edinburgh Gin Distillery, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

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You can drive from Durness to Edinburgh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Penrith.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trip

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

5
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Penrith: Water Cut Sculpture (in Kirkby Stephen), St James’ Church (in Buttermere) and The Surtees Arms And Yard of Ale Brewery (in Durham). There's still lots to do: stop by Fury Events, pause for some serene contemplation at St John's in the Vale, explore the landscape on two wheels at Sea to Sea (C2C), and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Penrith trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Penrith by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Penrith can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ulverston.

Things to do in Penrith

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ambleside, Borrowdale, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Windermere, Grasmere
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Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Easedale Tarn ©
Easedale Tarn
Helvellyn
Helvellyn

4
nights
Ulverston

Ulverston ©
Ulverston is a market town in the South Lakeland district of Cumbria in North West England. Change things up with these side-trips from Ulverston: Broughton-in-Furness (Hard Knott Pass & Swinside Stone Circle), Silecroft Beach (in Silecroft) and Coniston (Swirl How, Weatherlam Mountain, &more). There's still lots to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the views from Bow Bridge, identify plant and animal life at Sandscale Haws National Nature Reserve, and don't miss a visit to Ulverston Canal.

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

Traveling by car from Penrith to Ulverston takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Gloucester.

Things to do in Ulverston

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Barrow-in-Furness, Coniston, Broughton-in-Furness, Lake District, Silecroft Beach
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Hodge Close Trail ©
Hodge Close Trail
Spas
Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall ©
Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall

5
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Lady’s Wood Shooting School (in Chipping Sodbury), Tetbury (Tetbury Police Museum & Courtroom, Hookshouse Pottery, &more) and Berkeley (St. Mary's Church & Purton Ships Graveyard).

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Gloucester online holiday planner.

Getting from Ulverston to Gloucester by car takes about 4 hours. In February, daytime highs in Gloucester are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to London.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Stroud, Tetbury, Tewkesbury, Painswick, Berkeley
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Beverston Castle ©
Beverston Castle
Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral
Gloucester Ski & Snowboard Centre ©
Gloucester Ski & Snowboard Centre

6
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.
When in London, make a side trip to see Cotswolds Distillery in Stourton, approximately Stourton away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, examine the collection at The British Museum, and don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read London trip planner.

Drive from Gloucester to London in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in London are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Cotswolds Distillery
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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