60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 6 nights
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Bath
— 6 nights
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Chipping Campden
— 6 nights
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Bakewell
— 6 nights
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Grange-over-Sands
— 5 nights
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Cockermouth
— 6 nights
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Glencoe
— 5 nights
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Isle of Skye
— 4 nights
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Durness
— 5 nights
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Edinburgh
— 6 nights
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Belfast
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London — 6 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.
Appreciate the collections at The British Museum and National Gallery. Get outdoors at The Hawking Centre and Speed Boats Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Aero Legends (in Headcorn), Ightham Mote (in Ightham) and Fly a Spitfire - Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar (in Biggin Hill). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to London. In October, daytime highs in London are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Bath.
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Bath — 6 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Let the collections at The Roman Baths and A2 Gallery capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Stonehenge and Wells Cathedral. Venture out of the city with trips to Chavenage House (in Tetbury), Avebury (Avebury Manor & West Kennet Avenue) and The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes). The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, identify plant and animal life at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, admire the striking features of Bath Abbey, and take in the exciting artwork at Somerset Crafts.

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Take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Chipping Campden.
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Chipping Campden — 6 nights

Chipping Campden is a small market town in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Shop till you drop at The Gallery at The Guild and Chipping Campden Visitor Information Centre. Sudeley Castle and Tewkesbury Abbey will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Chipping Campden side-trips: Hook Norton Brewery (in Hook Norton), Tewkesbury (Showborough House Sculpture Garden, Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures, &more) and St. Mary's Church (in Fairford). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, hike along Walk to Broadway Tower, get to know the fascinating history of High Street Broadway, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Peter & St Paul.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Chipping Campden online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Chipping Campden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bakewell.
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Bakewell — 6 nights

Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. Get some historical perspective at Chatsworth House and St. John the Baptist Tideswell. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Limestone Way / Bradford River Walk and Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre. Change things up with these side-trips from Bakewell: Nelson's Distillery & School (in Uttoxeter), Apedale Heritage Centre (in Chesterton) and Stockley Farm Birds of Prey Centre (in Northwich). There's much more to do: get a dose of the wild on Peak Mountaineering, grab your bike and head to Bike Garage, explore the activities along River Wye, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Parish Church.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bakewell trip site.

Traveling by car from Chipping Campden to Bakewell takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Grange-over-Sands.
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Grange-over-Sands — 5 nights

Known for its friendly people and balmy climate, Grange-over-Sands serves as a home base for holidaymakers who come to explore the surrounding area.
Popular historic sites such as Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House and Stott Park Bobbin Mill are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Lakeland Motor Museum and The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Grange-over-Sands: Tarn Hows (in Coniston), The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (in Grasmere) and Loughrigg Fell (in Ambleside). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Predator Experience, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake District National Park Guided Walks, take some stellar pictures from Orrest Head, and contemplate the long history of Townend.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Grange-over-Sands road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bakewell to Grange-over-Sands takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Cockermouth.
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Cockermouth — 6 nights

Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Get some historical perspective at Aira Force Waterfall and Holy Trinity Church. Step out of the city life by going to Alpacaly Ever After and Buttermere Lake. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cockermouth: Wast Water (in Wasdale Head), Muncaster Castle (in Ravenglass) and Castle Crag (in Grange-in-Borrowdale). Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on Lakeland Mountain Guides, see the interesting displays at J.B.Banks and Son Ltd, contemplate the waterfront views at Ullswater, and hike along Hallin Fell.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Cockermouth trip app.

You can drive from Grange-over-Sands to Cockermouth in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Cockermouth are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Glencoe.
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Glencoe — 5 nights

Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Visiting Glen Etive and Glencoe National Nature Reserve will get you outdoors. Explore Glencoe's surroundings by going to Wreckspeditions (in Dunoon), Puck's Glen (in Benmore) and Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) (in Gorteneorn). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, trek along Devil's Staircase, tour the pleasant surroundings at Glencoe Lochan, and get engrossed in the history at Glencoe Folk Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Glencoe day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Glencoe in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Cockermouth in November, Glencoe is a bit cooler at night with lows of 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Isle of Skye.
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Isle of Skye — 4 nights

Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Escape the urban bustle at Calum's Seal Trips and Camusdarach Beach. Head to Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition and Trotternish Art Galleryfor some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Isle of Skye: See The Highlands (in Lochcarron), Land Sea and Islands Centre (in Arisaig) and Eilean Donan Castle (in Kyle of Lochalsh). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing and steep yourself in history at Urquhart Castle.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Isle of Skye trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Glencoe to Isle of Skye takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Durness.
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Durness — 5 nights

Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Appreciate the collections at Wee Gallery and Lotte Glob. Relax by the water at Durness Beach and Sango Bay. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Durness: Lochinver (Highland Stoneware, Baddidarroch, Achmelvich Beach, &more), Clachtoll Beach Campsite (in Clachtoll) and Kinlochbervie (Oldshoremore Beach, Sandwood Bay Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Balnakeil Beach, tee off at Durness Golf Club, contemplate the waterfront views at Balnakeil Bay, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Scourie Bay.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Durness road trip site.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Durness in 4.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Durness when traveling from Isle of Skye in November, with lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.
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Edinburgh — 6 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Old Town. Royal Yacht Britannia and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Bamburgh Beach (in Bamburgh), Strathblane Falconry (in Strathblane) and The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (in Seahouses). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland, admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Gallery, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and identify plant and animal life at Dalhousie Castle Falconry.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner.

Traveling by car from Durness to Edinburgh takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Belfast.
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Belfast — 4 nights

A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Titanic Belfast and War Years Remembered (War Museum) will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Abingdon Collection and Ulster Aviation Society. Explore Belfast's surroundings by going to Giant's Causeway (in Bushmills), Causeway Coastal Route (in Ballintoy) and Ballywalter Beach (in Ballywalter). There's more to do: boost your wellbeing at The Spa Dunamoy and kick back and relax at East Strand.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Belfast online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Belfast in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Edinburgh in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 5°C in Belfast. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to 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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