49 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

49 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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49 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
London
— 4 nights
2
Bath
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Gloucester
— 4 nights
4
Grasmere
— 5 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Durness
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Ullapool
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Inverness
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Fort William
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Edinburgh
— 5 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
10
York
— 5 nights
+2
train + foot + Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Get some cultural insight at Westminster Abbey and The British Museum. Do your shopping at Harrods and London Rocks. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, make a trip to Tower of London, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our London trip planner.

New Delhi, India to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from New Delhi to London, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in June, with highs in London at 23°C and lows at 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

5
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Do your shopping at Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop and Fosse Gallery. Get a sense of the local culture at The Roman Baths and Snowshill Manor. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Wells Cathedral (in Wells), Chipping Campden (Kiftsgate Court Gardens & The Gallery at The Guild) and Castle Combe Village (in Castle Combe). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Mechanical Music Museum, explore the historical opulence of Sudeley Castle, buy something for everyone on your list at Tara Antiques Centre, and take in the exciting artwork at Showborough House Sculpture Garden.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bath trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from London to Bath by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Tewkesbury, Stow-on-the-Wold, Chipping Campden, Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, Castle Combe Village
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 22:
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Mechanical Music Museum ©
Mechanical Music Museum
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery

4
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is a city and district in southwest England, the county city of Gloucestershire. Head to Stroud Farmers' Market and Gloucester Quaysfor plenty of shopping. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Gloucestershire Arts and Crafts Centre and Athelstan Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gloucester: Tetbury (The Royal Gardens at Highgrove, Westonbirt House and Gardens, & more), Fifi's Fancy Furniture (in Wotton-under-Edge) and Malmesbury (Malmesbury Abbey & Abbey House Gardens). The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at Art Couture Painswick Gallery, head outdoors with Head 4 Heights Ltd, browse the eclectic array of goods at Shambles Market, and pause for some serene contemplation at Mariners Church.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Gloucester holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, daytime highs in Gloucester are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in Gloucester

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tetbury, Malmesbury, Painswick, Stroud, Fifi's Fancy Furniture
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 26:
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Malmesbury Abbey ©
Malmesbury Abbey
Athelstan Museum ©
Athelstan Museum

5
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Thornthwaite Galleries and Castle Crag. For shopping fun, head to The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop or Castlegate House Gallery. Get out of town with these interesting Grasmere side-trips: Buttermere (in Buttermere), Roman Bath-house (in Ravenglass) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Easedale Tarn, explore the striking landscape at Helm Crag, shop like a local with Viridian Gallery, and see the interesting displays at Dove Cottage.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Grasmere itinerary builder site .

Drive from Gloucester to Grasmere in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Durness.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Keswick, Cockermouth, Castle Crag, Ullswater, Buttermere Lake
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 1:
Highlights from your plan
Easedale Tarn ©
Easedale Tarn
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag

3
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. For shopping fun, head to Balnakeil Craft Village or Lotte Glob. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Durness: Kinlochbervie (Sandwood Bay Beach & Oldshoremore Beach), The Culkein Store (in Stoer) and Scourie Bay (in Scourie). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Durness Beach, shop like a local with Wee Gallery, Head underground at Smoo Cave, and stroll through Balnakeil Beach.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Durness trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Grasmere to Durness takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ullapool.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Scourie Bay, The Jammery Culkein
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 5:
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Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

5
nights
Ullapool

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Do some cultural sightseeing at RhueArt and Ardvreck Castle. Do your shopping at Perfume Studio and Ullapool Market. Venture out of the city with trips to Poolewe (Mellon Udrigle Beach & Inverewe Garden), Russian Arctic Convoy Museum (in Gairloch) and Lochinver (Drumbeg Loop & Achmelvich Beach). And it doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Applecross Photographic Gallery, identify plant and animal life at Knockan Crag National Nature Reserve, brush up on your military savvy at Russian Arctic Convoy Project, and shop like a local with An Talla Solais.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ullapool trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Durness to Ullapool takes 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Ullapool can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Poolewe, Lochinver, Applecross, Glen Torridon, Russian Arctic Convoy Project
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Ardvreck Castle ©
Ardvreck Castle
Bealach na Ba Viewpoint ©
Bealach na Ba Viewpoint

5
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition and Dunrobin Castle and Gardens. For shopping fun, head to Picaresque Books or Castle Gallery. Get out of town with these interesting Inverness side-trips: Nairn Beach (in Nairn), Gallery48 (in Cromarty) and Drumnadrochit (Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition & St Ninians Church). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Fort George, get a taste of the local shopping with Kilmorack Gallery, take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, and get engrossed in the history at Tarbat Discovery Centre.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Inverness tour planning website .

You can drive from Ullapool to Inverness in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Beauly, Nairn, Culloden Battlefield, Dunrobin Castle and Gardens
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition ©
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition
Tarbat Discovery Centre ©
Tarbat Discovery Centre
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens

5
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. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Eilean Donan Castle and West Highland Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Fort William side-trips: Camusdarach Beach (in Arisaig), Morar Beach (in Morar) and Glenfinnan (Loch Shiel & Glenfinnan Viaduct). There's still lots to do: stop by All The Goodness, contemplate the long history of Fort Augustus, look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, and visit a coastal fixture at Ardnamurchan Point and Lighthouse.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Fort William visit planning tool .

You can drive from Inverness to Fort William in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Glencoe Village, Morar Beach, Eilean Donan Castle, Commando Monument
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve

5
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
For shopping fun, head to Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh or Dovecot Studios. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Old Town. Take a break from Edinburgh with a short trip to Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines in Errol, about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Royal Yacht Britannia, view the masterpieces at Jupiter Artland, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, and make a trip to The Royal Mile.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh itinerary planner .

You can drive from Fort William to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can catch the train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh ©
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

5
nights
York

York ©
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.
Head to Chatsworth House and Pyramid Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Do some cultural sightseeing at York Shambles and York Minster. Change things up with these side-trips from York: Courtyard Gallery (in Appleby-in-Westmorland), Orton (Kennedys Fine Chocolates & Orton Farmers' Market) and Kendal (Levens Hall, Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry, & more). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at York City Walls, browse the different shops at Stonegate, see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, and browse for treasures at Yorkshire Antiques.com.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our York tour itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to York takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July in York, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Kendal, Orton, Courtyard Gallery, Chatsworth House
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

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