35 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
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Bath
— 3 nights
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Stroud
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Cardiff
— 1 night
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Llandudno
— 1 night
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Liverpool
— 1 night
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Manchester
— 1 night
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Windermere
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Keswick
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Glasgow
— 1 night
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Fort William
— 1 night
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Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
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Inverness
— 1 night
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Pitlochry
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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Hexham
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Durham
— 1 night
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York
— 2 nights
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Sheffield
— 2 nights
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Sutton in Ashfield
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Nottingham
— 2 nights
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Birmingham
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Warwick
— 1 night
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Oxford
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Thatcham
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Bath
— 1 night
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London
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London

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.
To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read London trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to London is an approximately 24.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Brisbane to London. Traveling from Brisbane in September, you will find days in London are slightly colder (22°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). On the 15th (Fri), you'll travel to Bath.
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Bath — 3 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Roman Baths, Bath Abbey, Walking tours, and other attractions. Here are some ideas for day two: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and then get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Bath day trip website.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Stroud.
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Stroud

Stroud is a market town and civil parish in the centre of Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Highgrove Gardens.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Stroud trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Stroud takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cardiff.
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Cardiff — 1 night

City of Castles

The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales.

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You can drive from Stroud to Cardiff in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daily temperatures in Cardiff can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Llandudno.
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Llandudno — 1 night

Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. On the 19th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Great Orme.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Llandudno road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Cardiff to Llandudno takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September in Llandudno, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. You will leave for Liverpool on the 20th (Wed).
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Liverpool — 1 night

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
On the 20th (Wed), explore the different monuments and memorials at Liverpool Cathedral, then examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum, and then make a trip to Royal Albert Dock Liverpool.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Liverpool day trip planner.

You can drive from Llandudno to Liverpool in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September in Liverpool, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Manchester.
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Manchester — 1 night

Capital of the North

Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): get curious at Science and Industry Museum and then get lost in a book at The John Rylands Library.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Manchester tour builder website.

Getting from Liverpool to Manchester by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September in Manchester, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Windermere.
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Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Your day by day itinerary now includes Orrest Head. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): get great views at Orrest Head.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Windermere attractions app.

You can drive from Manchester to Windermere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Keswick.
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Keswick

Keswick is an English market town and civil parish, historically in Cumberland, and since 1974 in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Keswick attractions planner.

Keswick is very close to Windermere. In September, daily temperatures in Keswick can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Glasgow.
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Glasgow — 1 night

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 22nd (Fri), take a stroll through Buchanan Street.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Glasgow vacation planner.

Drive from Keswick to Glasgow in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Keswick in September, Glasgow is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Fort William.
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Fort William — 1 night

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. Your day by day itinerary now includes Eilean Donan Castle. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Fort William trip maker website.

Getting from Glasgow to Fort William by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Isle of Skye.
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Isle of Skye — 2 nights

Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Plan trip to Isle of Skye with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Fort William to Isle of Skye in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. September in Isle of Skye sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 26th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Inverness.
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Inverness — 1 night

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Urquhart Castle.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Inverness tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Isle of Skye to Inverness by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Inverness sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can go by car to Pitlochry.
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Pitlochry — 2 nights

Pitlochry is a burgh in the county of Perthshire in Scotland, lying on the River Tummel. To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Pitlochry visit planning website.

Getting from Inverness to Pitlochry by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. You will leave for Edinburgh on the 29th (Fri).
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Edinburgh — 3 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Calton Hill. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, steep yourself in history at Palace of Holyroodhouse, make a trip to The Royal Mile, and take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

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Traveling by car from Pitlochry to Edinburgh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Hexham.
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Hexham

Hexham is a market town and civil parish in Northumberland, England, south of the River Tyne, and was the administrative centre for the Tynedale district from 1974 to 2009. Your day by day itinerary now includes Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall and then delve into the distant past at Corbridge Roman Town.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hexham road trip planning site.

Getting from Edinburgh to Hexham by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Durham.
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Durham — 1 night

Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Durham Castle.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Durham vacation builder app.

You can drive from Hexham to Durham in an hour. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to York.
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York — 2 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.
You've now added The Original Viking Walk to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): deepen your understanding of the past and present with The Original Viking Walk. On the 4th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at York Castle Museum, then make a trip to York Shambles, then go for a walk through York City Walls, and finally admire the striking features of York Minster.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our York trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Durham to York in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. On the 5th (Thu), you're off to Sheffield.
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Sheffield — 2 nights

Greenest City in England

A major industrial and cultural center, Sheffield is renowned for its green open spaces, art galleries, and state-of-the-art sports facilities.
Sheffield Botanical Gardens has been added to your itinerary. On the 5th (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Sheffield Botanical Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): whizz through the canopy at National Coal Mining Museum, contemplate the long history of Nostell Priory and Parkland, and then catch a live event at Utilita Arena Sheffield.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Sheffield trip planner.

Drive from York to Sheffield in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. On the 7th (Sat), you'll travel to Sutton in Ashfield.
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Sutton in Ashfield

Sutton-in-Ashfield is a market town in the Ashfield district of Nottinghamshire, England, with a population of around 45,800. To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Sutton in Ashfield planning app.

You can drive from Sheffield to Sutton in Ashfield in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You'll set off for Nottingham on the 7th (Sat).
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Nottingham — 2 nights

Queen of the Midlands

With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
Your day by day itinerary now includes St. Mary's Church as well as Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour. On the 7th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Church and then join in the after-dark buzz at Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem. Here are some ideas for day two: gain a rich perspective with Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour and then explore the historical opulence of Nottingham Castle.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Nottingham online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sutton in Ashfield to Nottingham takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Mon) before leaving for Birmingham.
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Birmingham

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Birmingham holiday planner.

You can drive from Nottingham to Birmingham in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Warwick.
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Warwick — 1 night

On the 9th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Warwick travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Warwick takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Warwick are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Oxford.
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Oxford

City of Dreaming Spires

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Your day by day itinerary now includes University of Oxford. On the 10th (Tue), deepen your understanding at University of Oxford.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Oxford trip planner.

Drive from Warwick to Oxford in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Thatcham.
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Thatcham

Thatcham is a town in the historic county of Berkshire, England, centred 3 miles (5 km) east of Newbury, 14 miles (24 km) west of Reading and 54 miles (87 km) west of London. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Thatcham using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Oxford to Thatcham takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In October in Thatcham, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. You'll set off for Bath on the 10th (Tue).
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Bath — 1 night

Queen of English Cities

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bath holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Thatcham to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 11th (Wed), you'll travel to London.
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London — 5 nights

The Square Mile

Your day by day itinerary now includes Royal Observatory Greenwich, Big Ben, University of Cambridge, and other attractions you added. Enjoy London some more: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, take an in-depth tour of The British Museum, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the London holiday planner.

Take a train from Bath to London in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can fly back home.
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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.
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