13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 3 nights
Train
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Bath
— 2 nights
Fly
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Inverness
— 1 night
Drive
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Fort William
— 1 night
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cockermouth
— 1 night
Drive
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Windermere
— 1 night
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London

The Square Mile

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: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the London online attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to London. In September, daytime highs in London are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 4:

2
nights
Bath

Queen of English Cities

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 5th (Sun): admire the striking features of Chavenage House, then head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, and then get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, then look for gifts at Fudge Kitchen, and then don't miss a visit to Stonehenge.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bath trip planning app.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 4 — 6:

1
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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 7th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Cawdor Castle, then learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Inverness online trip maker.

You can fly from Bath to Inverness in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 6 — 7:

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): appreciate the views at Glen Coe, then explore the activities along Loch Linnhe Picnic Area, then admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Fort William sightseeing site.

You can drive from Inverness to Fort William in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 7 — 8:

3
nights
Edinburgh

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh online trip planner.

Getting from Fort William to Edinburgh by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 11:

1
night
Cockermouth

Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the activities along Derwentwater, then trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, and then examine the collection at The Puzzling Place.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Cockermouth online visit planner.

Drive from Edinburgh to Cockermouth in 3 hours. September in Cockermouth sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:

1
night
Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. On the 13th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and then get to know the fascinating history of Orrest Head.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Windermere day trip app.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Windermere in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Windermere

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 13:

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.