11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
2
Ballachulish, Scotland
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Grasmere
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Cirencester
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
London
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Toronto

1
night
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 2nd (Sat), see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and then don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, get your game on at The Realm VR, and then get your game on at Great Away Days.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh sightseeing planning tool.

Toronto, Canada to Edinburgh is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Edinburgh. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Toronto in May; daily highs in Edinburgh reach 17°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Ballachulish.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Fun & Games Historic Sites Outdoors
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The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Great Away Days ©
Great Away Days

2
nights
Ballachulish, Scotland

Ballachulish ©
The village of Ballachulish in Lochaber, Highland, Scotland, is centred on former slate quarries. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, then trek along Glencoe Lochan, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, identify plant and animal life at Glen Etive, then take in the awesome beauty at The Three Sisters, and finally enjoy some diversion at Ice Factor.

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You can drive from Edinburgh to Ballachulish in 3 hours. May in Ballachulish sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Grasmere.

Things to do in Ballachulish

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Glencoe, Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Ice Factor
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Ice Factor ©
Ice Factor
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

2
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Alpacaly Ever After, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Buttermere Lake, look for all kinds of wild species at Scale Force, and then take in the awesome beauty at Old Man of Coniston.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Grasmere route maker app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ballachulish to Grasmere. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cockermouth, Alpacaly Ever After, Derwentwater, Helvellyn, Old Man of Coniston
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

1
night
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. On the 8th (Fri), find your balance on the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, then get outside with The Cotswold Range, then admire the landmark architecture of Chavenage House, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Marys Painswick.

Before you visit Cirencester, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Grasmere to Cirencester by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Historic Sites Adventure

Side Trips

Stand-Up Paddleboarding, St Marys Painswick, Chavenage House
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House

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 Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

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Getting from Cirencester to London by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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