29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

29 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly to London Heathrow Airport, Drive to London
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London
— 4 nights
Train
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Bath
— 4 nights
Drive
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Warwick
— 3 nights
Drive
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York
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ambleside
— 3 nights
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 5 nights
Drive
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Inverness
— 4 nights
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London

— 4 nights

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.
Visit Buckingham Palace and Churchill War Rooms for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore The British Museum and Natural History Museum. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the London trip planner.

Bang Bo, Thailand to London is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Bang Bo to London. Traveling from Bang Bo in August, expect London to be much colder, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
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Bath

— 4 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
The Roman Baths and Castle Combe Village will appeal to history buffs. Corinium Museum and American Museum & Gardens will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Tewkesbury (Old Baptist Chapel & Tewkesbury Abbey) and Avebury Manor (in Avebury). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses, contemplate the long history of Wilton House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, and admire the striking features of Wells Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bath trip maker tool.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Warwick.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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Warwick

— 3 nights
Visit Warwick Castle and Charlecote Mill for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum (Royal Warwickshire) and St. John's House.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Warwick trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Warwick takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Warwick

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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York

— 4 nights

City of Festivals

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.
Get some historical perspective at Durham Cathedral and York City Walls. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Railway Museum and Jorvik Viking Centre. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Durham (Lindisfarne Gospels & Durham Castle). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, get in on the family fun at York Maze, and wander the streets of York Shambles.

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Traveling by car from Warwick to York takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in York sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Ambleside.

Things to do in York

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

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Ambleside

— 3 nights
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Appreciate the collections at Lakeland Motor Museum and J.B.Banks and Son Ltd. Sizergh Castle and Jesus Church will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Muncaster Castle in Ravenglass (about 1h 5 min away). The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Puzzling Place, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Catherine's Chruch, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and explore the engaging exhibits at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction.

Before you visit Ambleside, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from York to Ambleside in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Ambleside

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Edinburgh

— 5 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Appreciate the collections at Royal Yacht Britannia and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Visit Edinburgh Castle and St Giles' Cathedral for their historical value. Go for a jaunt from Edinburgh to Glasgow to see Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, stroll through Calton Hill, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and take in the exciting artwork at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Ambleside to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Inverness

— 4 nights

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Eilean Donan Castle and Culloden Battlefield will appeal to history buffs. Explore Inverness' surroundings by going to Strome Castle (in Lochcarron), Nigg Old Church (in Nigg) and Drumnadrochit (Corrimony Chambered Cairn & St Ninians Church). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Dunrobin Castle and Gardens, steep yourself in history at Fort George, take in nature's colorful creations at Cawdor Castle, and examine the collection at Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Inverness tour builder tool.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Inverness in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

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United Kingdom travel guide

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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.