16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Miami, Florida
Fly:  14​h
1
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Gairloch, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Beauly, Scotland
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Grasmere
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Bath
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
6
London
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Miami, Florida

2
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, get your game on at The Realm VR, and make a trip to The Royal Mile.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh travel itinerary planner .

Miami, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Miami to Edinburgh, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Miami in October; daily highs in Edinburgh reach 56°F and lows reach 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

2
nights
Gairloch, Scotland

Gairloch ©
Gairloch is a village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch in Wester Ross, in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): get outside with Walking and Wildlife Adventures, then admire the sheer force of Flowerdale Waterfall, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Shieldaig Falconry. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Coire Mhic Fhearchair and then explore the activities along Gruinard Bay Caravan Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Gairloch trip maker website .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Gairloch in 5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Gairloch can reach 54°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Beauly.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Coire Mhic Fhearchair
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Coire Mhic Fhearchair ©
Coire Mhic Fhearchair
Gruinard Bay Caravan Park ©
Gruinard Bay Caravan Park
Flowerdale Waterfall ©
Flowerdale Waterfall

3
nights
Beauly, Scotland

Beauly ©
Beauly is a town in the Kilmorack Parish of the Scottish County of Inverness, on the River Beauly, 10mi west of Inverness by the Far North railway line. Explore Beauly's surroundings by going to Drumnadrochit (St Ninians Church & Meall Fuar-Mhonaidh), River Foyers (in Foyers) and General Wade’s Military Roads (in Fort Augustus). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Aigas Field Centre, hike along Loch Affric Circular Walk, contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin, and get outside with Blackmuir Woods.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Beauly trip site .

Traveling by car from Gairloch to Beauly takes 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 55°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Grasmere.

Things to do in Beauly

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin, Blackmuir Woods, River Foyers
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Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
River Foyers ©
River Foyers
Meall Fuar-Mhonaidh ©
Meall Fuar-Mhonaidh

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 18th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, then identify plant and animal life at Alpacaly Ever After, then trek along Alpacaly Ever After, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Ullswater, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Keswick Brewing Company, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Easedale Tarn.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Grasmere trip planner .

Traveling by car from Beauly to Grasmere takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake District, Keswick, Alpacaly Ever After, Alpacaly Ever After
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Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Helvellyn
Helvellyn

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nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 20th (Tue), admire the striking features of Chavenage House, examine the collection at Corinium Museum, and then head outdoors with The Cotswold Range. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Wed): explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bath trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Grasmere to Bath by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Cirencester, Stonehenge, Chavenage House
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range

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, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our London trip maker website .

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in London can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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