30 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

30 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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30 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City
Fly:  16 h
1
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Portinscale
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Fort William
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Isle of Skye
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Inverness
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  4 h 30 min
6
Liverpool
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Llandudno
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
8
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
10
Cambridge
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
11
London
— 2 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Salt Lake City

4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St Giles' Cathedral and Bamburgh Castle. Get some historical perspective at Edinburgh Castle and Rosslyn Chapel. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Edinburgh: Discovery Point (in Dundee), Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury) and National Wallace Monument (in Stirling). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, contemplate the long history of Georgian House, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, and explore the different monuments and memorials at South Leith Parish Church.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner.

Salt Lake City, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Salt Lake City to Edinburgh. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Salt Lake City in September: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 62°F and lows are around 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Discovery Point, Bamburgh Castle, Cragside House and Gardens, Rosslyn Chapel, National Wallace Monument
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

1
night
Portinscale

Portinscale ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): examine the collection at Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, delve into the distant past at Castlerigg Stone Circle, examine the collection at J.B.Banks and Son Ltd, then see the interesting displays at Derwent Pencil Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Keswick Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Portinscale driving holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Edinburgh to Portinscale. September in Portinscale sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Portinscale

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Keswick, Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, J.B.Banks and Son Ltd
Highlights from your plan
Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum ©
Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum
Castlerigg Stone Circle ©
Castlerigg Stone Circle
J.B.Banks and Son Ltd ©
J.B.Banks and Son Ltd

2
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. On the 8th (Sun), kick back and relax at Morar Beach, don't miss a visit to Glenfinnan Viaduct, examine the collection at Treasures of the Earth, then step into the grandiose world of Castle Stalker, and finally pause for some photo ops at Peace Memorial. On the next day, see the interesting displays at West Highland Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Glenfinnan Church, and then contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Monument.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Fort William vacation builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Portinscale to Fort William. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort William

Museums Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Morar Beach, Castle Stalker
Highlights from your plan
Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Glenfinnan Monument ©
Glenfinnan Monument
West Highland Museum ©
West Highland Museum

3
nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trumpan Church and then contemplate the long history of Dunvegan Castle & Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): explore the galleries of Trotternish Art Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Skye Museum of Island Life, then explore the galleries of Uig Pottery, and finally contemplate the long history of St. Columba's Isle.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Isle of Skye trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Isle of Skye takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Isle of Skye, expect temperatures between 58°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens ©
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens
Trumpan Church ©
Trumpan Church
Skye Museum of Island Life ©
Skye Museum of Island Life

3
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 12th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle. Keep things going the next day: browse the exhibits of Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, explore the ancient world of Corrimony Chambered Cairn, contemplate the long history of Beauly Priory, then witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort George.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Inverness day trip planner.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Inverness in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of car and train. In September, daytime highs in Inverness are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Liverpool.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Shopping

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Aberlour, Culloden Battlefield, Logie Whisky & Spirits Shop, Beauly Priory
Highlights from your plan
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Fort George
Fort George

2
nights
Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Liverpool Cathedral, examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum, and then examine the collection at The Beatles Story. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of National Trust - Chirk Castle and then tee off at Mold Golf Club.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Liverpool trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Inverness to Liverpool takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Inverness in September since evenings lows in Liverpool dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Liverpool

Outdoors Golf Museums

Side Trips

National Trust - Chirk Castle, Mold Golf Club, Caerwys Golf Club
Highlights from your plan
The Beatles Story ©
The Beatles Story
National Trust - Chirk Castle ©
National Trust - Chirk Castle
Merseyside Maritime Museum ©
Merseyside Maritime Museum

3
nights
Llandudno

Llandudno
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St John's Church. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Marble Church and then stroll around Bodelwyddan Castle & Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Llandudno holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Liverpool to Llandudno takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Llandudno are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Rhyl, Caernarfon Castle, Criccieth Castle, Conwy Castle, Plas Glyn y Weddw
Highlights from your plan
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle
Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Criccieth Castle ©
Criccieth Castle

2
nights
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 20th (Fri): contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, examine the collection at Fashion Museum Bath, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village. On your second day here, take a stroll through Catherine Hill, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sherborne Abbey, and then examine the collection at Haynes International Motor Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bath tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Llandudno to Bath in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Castle Combe Village, Stonehenge, Catherine Hill, Sherborne Abbey, Haynes International Motor Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Sherborne Abbey ©
Sherborne Abbey
Haynes International Motor Museum ©
Haynes International Motor Museum

3
nights
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. On the 22nd (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Rollright Stones. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Broadway Tower, sample the tasty concoctions at The Wychwood Brewery, and then see the interesting displays at Cotswold Motoring Museum.

Find out how to plan Stratford-upon-Avon trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Bath to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Stratford-upon-Avon sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cambridge.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Cotswold Motoring Museum, Broadway Tower, Rollright Stones, Warwick Castle, The Wychwood Brewery
Highlights from your plan
Cotswold Motoring Museum ©
Cotswold Motoring Museum
Holy Trinity Church ©
Holy Trinity Church
Shakespeare's Birthplace ©
Shakespeare's Birthplace

2
nights
Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
On the 25th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of The Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute, then learn about winemaking at Cambridgeshire Wine School, then learn about all things military at American Air Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at IWM Duxford. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Bury St Edmunds Abbey and then admire the natural beauty at Kentwell Hall.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Cambridge trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to Cambridge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Cambridge are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Duxford, Kentwell Hall, Bury St Edmunds Abbey, Bircham Windmill
Highlights from your plan
IWM Duxford ©
IWM Duxford
American Air Museum ©
American Air Museum
Bircham Windmill ©
Bircham Windmill

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at The British Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): look for gifts at Gustamps and then wander the streets of North Laine.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our London planner.

Getting from Cambridge to London by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in September, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Brighton and Hove
Highlights from your plan
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower of London ©
Tower of London