27 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

27 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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27 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Guiyang
Fly:  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 River Rafting & Tubing and Cairngorms National Park. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Loch Garten Nature Reserve, kick back and relax at Loch Morlich, and take a peaceful walk through Rothiemurchus.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Aviemore online journey builder .

Guiyang, China to Aviemore is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Guiyang to Aviemore is minus 8 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Guiyang in June; daily highs in Aviemore reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Durness.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Cairngorms National Park
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Cairngorms National Park ©
Cairngorms National Park
River Rafting & Tubing
Rothiemurchus ©
Rothiemurchus

3
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Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Get outdoors at Sandwood Bay Beach and Sango Bay. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Durness: Oldshoremore Beach (in Kinlochbervie) and Scourie Bay (in Scourie). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Durness Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Balnakeil Beach, explore the fascinating underground world of Smoo Cave, and take in the dramatic natural features at Cape Wrath.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Durness online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Aviemore to Durness takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ullapool.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Scourie Bay
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Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

3
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Get outdoors at Achmelvich Beach and The Bone Caves. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ardvreck Castle and RhueArt. Step out of Ullapool to go to Lochinver and see Drumbeg Loop, which is approximately 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Corrieshalloch Gorge, hike along Lael Forest Walks, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ullapool Hill, and look for all kinds of wild species at Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ullapool trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Durness to Ullapool takes 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Lochinver, Ardvreck Castle
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Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Ullapool Hill ©
Ullapool Hill
Corrieshalloch Gorge ©
Corrieshalloch Gorge

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. Escape the urban bustle at Camusdarach Beach and Glen Etive. Get out of town with these interesting Fort William side-trips: Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve (in Strontian), Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror) and Morar Beach (in Morar). There's more to do: appreciate the views at Glencoe and take in the dramatic scenery at Inchree Waterfalls.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Fort William online trip maker .

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

Camusdarach Beach, Glen Etive, Morar Beach, Glencoe, Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get outdoors at Arthur's Seat and BobCat Alpacas. Get some cultural insight at Edinburgh Castle and National Museum of Scotland. The adventure continues: enjoy the sea views from Calton Hill, explore the galleries of Royal Yacht Britannia, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh trip maker app .

Getting from Fort William to Edinburgh by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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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 Helvellyn and Catbells Lakeland Walk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Grasmere: Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale) and Buttermere (in Buttermere). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Old Man of Coniston, tour the pleasant surroundings at Helm Crag, explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Oswald's Church, and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Grasmere online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Grasmere in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Grasmere

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Coniston, Helvellyn, Buttermere, Alpacaly Ever After, Catbells Lakeland Walk
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston
Buttermere ©
Buttermere

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Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chavenage House and Malmesbury Market Cross. Visiting Head 4 Heights Ltd and The Cotswold Range will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cirencester: Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh), Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd (in Uley) and WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge). There's much more to do: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Peter & St Paul, and get a taste of the local shopping with Art Couture Painswick Gallery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cirencester travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Grasmere to Cirencester in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd, Malmesbury Market Cross, Chavenage House, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Church of St Peter & St Paul
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd ©
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre ©
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Westminster Abbey and The British Museum. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read London trip planner .

Traveling by car from Cirencester to London takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 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
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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