16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
London
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
York
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
5
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
6
Duror, Scotland
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Arisaig, Scotland
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Dubai

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.
Shop till you drop at Harrods and Old Spitalfields Market. Westminster Abbey and Tower of London will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: browse the eclectic array of goods at Camden Market, stop by DM Bespoke Jewellery, pick up some local products at Street Food Union - Rupert Street SOHO, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the London tour builder website .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to London is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Dubai to London due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Dubai in August, with highs in London at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Shopping Historic Sites Classes
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 4th (Tue), stop by Somerset Crafts, then take an unorthodox tour of Stonehenge, and then stop by Mr B's Emporium Of Reading Delights. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, look for gifts at Bath Aqua Glass shop/stained glass studio, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, then look for gifts at Emma Rose Art Works, and finally stop by Topping & Company Booksellers.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bath itinerary planner.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Bath

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Somerset Crafts, Stonehenge
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Somerset Crafts ©
Somerset Crafts
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

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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. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): browse for treasures at The Barn, look for gifts at Cotswold Lavender, then look for gifts at Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, and finally stop by Alain Rouveure Galleries. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop, then look for gifts at Waterside Food and Craft Market, then browse for treasures at Stalls Lifestyle, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at S&D Falconry.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Stratford-upon-Avon trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Bath to Stratford-upon-Avon by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to drive to York.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Shopping Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Cotswold Lavender, Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, Alain Rouveure Galleries
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Alain Rouveure Galleries ©
Alain Rouveure Galleries
Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop ©
S&D Falconry ©
S&D Falconry

2
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York

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
On the 8th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, wander the streets of York Shambles, then look for gifts at Hebden Tea Company, then stop by Pylones, and finally look for gifts at The Imaginarium. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Kala King Patisserie, then stop by Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, then stop by Mor Music, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the York trip tool .

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to York takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daytime highs in York are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Shopping Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
York Minster ©
York Minster
York Shambles ©
York Shambles

3
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Step out of the city life by going to Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. For shopping fun, head to Jenners or Eddie's Seafood Market. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, steep yourself in history at Real Mary King's Close, admire nature's extreme beauty at The Marshmallow Lady, and stop by Miss Katie Cupcake.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip planner .

Traveling by train from York to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. September in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Duror.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Shopping Historic Sites Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

1
night
Duror, Scotland

Duror ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): appreciate the views at Glencoe and then look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Duror road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Duror takes 3.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Duror are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Arisaig.

Things to do in Duror

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Glen Coe
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

1
night
Arisaig, Scotland

Arisaig ©
Arisaig is a village in Lochaber, Inverness-shire, on the west coast of the Scottish Highlands, within the Rough Bounds. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): cruise along Silver Sands of Morar, stroll through Camusdarach Beach, then look for gifts at Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castle Tioram.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Arisaig trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Duror to Arisaig in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Arisaig can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Arisaig

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods, Castle Tioram, Morar Beach
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Morar Beach ©
Morar Beach
Castle Tioram ©
Castle Tioram

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