27 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

27 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Guiyang
Fly + Drive:  26 h
1
Aviemore
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Durness
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Ullapool
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Fort William
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Grasmere
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
7
Cirencester
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
8
London
— 4 nights
Fly:  22 h 45 min
End: Guiyang

2
nights
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Get outdoors at Cairngorms National Park and Loch Garten Nature Reserve. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, delve into the lush surroundings at Rothiemurchus, enjoy the sand and surf at Loch Morlich, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Aviemore day trip website.

Guiyang, China to Aviemore is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Guiyang to Aviemore, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Guiyang in June: high temperatures in Aviemore hover around 19°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Durness.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Cairngorms National Park
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 18:
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Cairngorms National Park ©
Cairngorms National Park
River Rafting & Tubing
Loch Morlich ©
Loch Morlich

3
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Visiting Sandwood Bay Beach and Durness Beach will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Durness side-trips: Oldshoremore Beach (in Kinlochbervie) and Scourie Bay (in Scourie). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Sango Bay, explore the fascinating underground world of Smoo Cave, take in the dramatic natural features at Cape Wrath, and stroll through Balnakeil Beach.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Durness online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Aviemore to Durness takes 3 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Ullapool.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Scourie Bay
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 21:
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Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Oldshoremore Beach ©
Oldshoremore Beach
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach

3
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ardvreck Castle and RhueArt. Get outdoors at Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve and Corrieshalloch Gorge. Venture out of the city with trips to Lochinver (Drumbeg Loop & Achmelvich Beach). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Inverpolly Nature Reserve, hike along Ullapool Hill, and stroll through The Bone Caves.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Ullapool travel planning tool.

You can drive from Durness to Ullapool in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Ullapool can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Lochinver, Ardvreck Castle
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 24:
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Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Ardvreck Castle ©
Ardvreck Castle
Drumbeg Loop ©
Drumbeg Loop

3
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. Take a break from the city and head to Highland Titles Nature Reserve and Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort William: Morar Beach (in Morar), Glen Etive (in Glencoe Village) and Camusdarach Beach (in Arisaig). There's more to do: appreciate the views at Glen Coe and admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Fort William trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ullapool to Fort William in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Glencoe, Morar Beach, Inchree Waterfalls, Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve, Camusdarach Beach
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 27:
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Take a break from the city and head to Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Edinburgh Castle and Palace of Holyroodhouse. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland, steep yourself in history at Georgian House, look for all kinds of wild species at BobCat Alpacas, and step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip maker tool.

Drive from Fort William to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 30:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

3
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Get outdoors at Catbells Lakeland Walk and Alpacaly Ever After. When in Grasmere, make a side trip to see Buttermere Lake in Buttermere, approximately Buttermere away. The adventure continues: trek along Helvellyn, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Oswald's Church, explore the striking landscape at Helm Crag, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Old Man of Coniston.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Grasmere day trip planning website.

Drive from Edinburgh to Grasmere in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Catbells Lakeland Walk, Old Man of Coniston, Buttermere Lake, Helvellyn, Alpacaly Ever After
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 3:
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

3
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Escape the urban bustle at Head 4 Heights Waterpark and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Get some cultural insight at Chavenage House and Church of St Peter & St Paul. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cirencester: WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge), Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd (in Uley) and Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh). The adventure continues: get outside with The Cotswold Range, view the masterpieces at Art Couture Painswick Gallery, and steep yourself in history at Malmesbury Market Cross.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Cirencester trip planner.

You can drive from Grasmere to Cirencester in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Art Couture Painswick Gallery, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Church of St Peter & St Paul, Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd, Cotswold Archery
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 6:
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd ©
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

4
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The British Museum and Tower of London. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the London trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cirencester to London in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 10:
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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