60 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

60 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

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1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
2
Fort William, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
3
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
4
Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights
5
Kilkenny, Ireland
— 3 nights
6
Galway, Ireland
— 6 nights
7
Inishmore, Ireland
— 2 nights
8
Westport, Ireland
— 4 nights
9
Dingle, Ireland
— 5 nights
10
Killarney, Ireland
— 4 nights
11
Kinsale, Ireland
— 3 nights
12
Bath, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
13
Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
14
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights

5
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, make a trip to The Royal Mile, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh journey planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Edinburgh is an approximately 29-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Brisbane to Edinburgh. In July, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 6:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

4
nights
Fort William, United Kingdom

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. Venture out of the city with trips to Fort Augustus Abbey (in Fort Augustus), Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror) and Finn Falconry (in Oban). And it doesn't end there: add some adventure to your tour with Rockhopper Sea Kayaking - Day Tours, contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Shiel, take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, and identify plant and animal life at Loch Linnhe Picnic Area.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Fort William trip planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Fort William by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Glencoe, Fort Augustus Abbey, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Loch Linnhe Picnic Area
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 10:
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Rockhopper Sea Kayaking - Day Tours ©
Rockhopper Sea Kayaking - Day Tours
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve

5
nights
Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Explore Inverness' surroundings by going to Balblair Distillery (in Edderton), St Ninians Church (in Drumnadrochit) and Aigas Field Centre (in Beauly). There's still lots to do: gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, tee off at Boat of Garten Golf Club, and identify plant and animal life at Highland Wildlife & Birdwatch Safaris.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Inverness trip builder.

You can drive from Fort William to Inverness in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Inverness sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Aviemore, Loch Ness, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, Dunrobin Castle and Gardens
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 15:
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Distillery Tours
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens

6
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Step out of Dublin to go to Dalkey and see Kayaking, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, catch a live event at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, walk around Phoenix Park, and browse the exhibits of Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Dublin trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Inverness to Dublin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. July in Dublin sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trip

Kayaking
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 21:
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

3
nights
Kilkenny, Ireland

Kilkenny ©
The country's smallest city in terms of population, Kilkenny boasts a rich cultural heritage and diverse tourist attractions that include well-preserved medieval architecture, exciting nightlife, a vibrant culinary scene, and abundant shopping opportunities.
Explore Kilkenny's surroundings by going to Ferns Castle (in Ferns), The National 1798 Rebellion Centre (in Enniscorthy) and Tintern Abbey (in Wexford). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jerpoint Abbey, appreciate the history behind Kells Priory, and head outdoors with Go With The Flow - River Adventures.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kilkenny trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dublin to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Dublin in July, Kilkenny is a bit warmer at night with lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Waterford, Enniscorthy, Kells Priory, Tintern Abbey
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 24:
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Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Ferns Castle ©
Ferns Castle
Tintern Abbey ©
Tintern Abbey

6
nights
Galway, Ireland

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Galway: Cliffs of Moher (in Liscannor), Doolin (Doolin Pitch & Putt & Doolin Pier) and Caher Bridge Garden (in Ballyvaughan). And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Scattery Island, get engrossed in the history at Galway City Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Castlefergus Equestrian, and contemplate the long history of Ennis Friary.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Galway travel route tool.

Getting from Kilkenny to Galway by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Kilkenny in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 12°C in Galway. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Inishmore.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Doolin, Ennis, Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Ireland's School of Falconry
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 30:
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Ireland's School of Falconry ©
Ireland's School of Falconry
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

2
nights
Inishmore, Ireland

Inishmore ©
Inishmore represents the largest of the Aran Islands and has a strong commitment to maintaining the Irish language, culture, and ancient attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): delve into the distant past at Teampall Chiarain, then delve into the distant past at Dun Duchathair, then don't miss a visit to Teampall Bhean'in, and finally get interesting insight from Dive Academy - Scuba Diving School. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Dun Eoghanachta, stop by Lia Arann, then delve into the distant past at Dun Aonghasa, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kilmurvey Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Inishmore trip maker app.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Galway to Inishmore in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Westport.

Things to do in Inishmore

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 1:
Highlights from your plan
Dive Academy - Scuba Diving School ©
Dive Academy - Scuba Diving School
Dun Aonghasa ©
Dun Aonghasa
Dun Eoghanachta ©
Dun Eoghanachta

4
nights
Westport, Ireland

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Westport: The Lost Valley (in Silver Strand), Keem Bay (in Dooagh) and Real Adventures Connemara (in Clifden). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Ceide Fields, head outdoors with Atlantic Drive on Achill Island, go for a walk through Downpatrick Head, and stop by Foxford Woollen Mills & Visitor Centre.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Westport day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Inishmore to Westport takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Westport can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to Dingle.

Things to do in Westport

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Foxford, The Lost Valley, Downpatrick Head, Keem Bay, Real Adventures Connemara
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 5:
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Real Adventures Connemara ©
Real Adventures Connemara
Keem Bay
Keem Bay
Ceide Fields ©
Ceide Fields

5
nights
Dingle, Ireland

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Spend the 6th (Fri) exploring the striking scenery along Slea Head Drive. Spend a day of island exploring on the 7th (Sat) at Skellig Michael. The adventure continues: cruise along Dingle Peninsula, kick back and relax at Coumeenoole Beach, meet the residents at Dingle Oceanworld, and head off the coast to Great Blasket Island.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Dingle online trip maker.

You can drive from Westport to Dingle in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Dingle are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Skellig Michael ©
Skellig Michael
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula

4
nights
Killarney, Ireland

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Explore Killarney's surroundings by going to Gougane Barra National Forest Park (in Gougane Barra), Kenmare (Kenmare Golf Club & Ring of Beara) and Beara Way (in Glengarriff). Spend the 14th (Sat) exploring nature at Killarney National Park. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Muckross House, explore the historical opulence of Ross Castle, stop by Killarney Falconry, and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Killarney day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Dingle to Killarney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Killarney can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kinsale.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kenmare, Gougane Barra National Forest Park, Beara Way
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Killarney Falconry ©
Killarney Falconry
Killarney National Park ©
Killarney National Park
Muckross House ©
Muckross House

3
nights
Kinsale, Ireland

Kinsale ©
Located at the estuary of the Brandon River, the historical fishing town of Kinsale nestles against hills that act as a natural shield against the open sea.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kinsale: Ballycotton Island Lighthouse Tours (in Ballycotton) and Cobh (Lusitania Memorial, Cobh Cathedral, &more). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Charles Fort, look for gifts at Koko, brush up on your military savvy at Irish Veterans Museum, and explore the historical opulence of Barryscourt Castle.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Kinsale online route builder.

Traveling by car from Killarney to Kinsale takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Kinsale, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Bath.

Things to do in Kinsale

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cobh, Ballycotton Island Lighthouse Tours, Barryscourt Castle
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 17:
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Ballycotton Island Lighthouse Tours ©
Ballycotton Island Lighthouse Tours
Lusitania Memorial ©
Lusitania Memorial
President John F. Kennedy Memorial Park ©
President John F. Kennedy Memorial Park

3
nights
Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tetbury (The Royal Gardens at Highgrove & Chavenage House), Boer War Memorial (in Cheltenham) and Malmesbury Market Cross (in Malmesbury). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, shake up your sightseeing with Original Wild, admire the striking features of Bath Abbey, and examine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bath day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Kinsale to Bath with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Chipping Campden.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Tetbury, Cotswold Way, Stonehenge, Boer War Memorial, Malmesbury Market Cross
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Royal Gardens at Highgrove ©
The Royal Gardens at Highgrove
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

2
nights
Chipping Campden, United Kingdom

Chipping Campden ©
Chipping Campden is a small market town in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures, get to know the resident critters at Cotswold Falconry Centre, and then examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to High Street Chipping Campden, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Hidcote Manor Garden, and finally admire the natural beauty at Kiftsgate Court Gardens.

Start your trip to Chipping Campden by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Bath to Chipping Campden in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to London.

Things to do in Chipping Campden

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cotswold Falconry Centre, Cotswold Motoring Museum, Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures, Cotswolds Distillery
Find places to stay Aug 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Cotswold Falconry Centre ©
Cotswold Falconry Centre
Kiftsgate Court Gardens ©
Kiftsgate Court Gardens

6
nights
London, United Kingdom

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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, make a trip to Tower Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our London online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Chipping Campden to London by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in London are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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