8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
1
London
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bath
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Arisaig
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
5
York
— 1 night
train:  2​h
End: London

2
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.
Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. For shopping fun, head to Harrods or Old Spitalfields Market. Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, get engrossed in the history at British Museum, contemplate the long history of Churchill War Rooms, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary app .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to London. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Shopping
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
British Museum ©
British Museum

1
night
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 17th (Mon), look for gifts at Mr B's Emporium Of Reading Delights, stop by Emma Rose Art Works, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths.

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

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Arisaig.

Things to do in Bath

#Historic Sites, #Shopping, #Museums
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Pulteney Bridge ©
Pulteney Bridge

1
day
Arisaig

Arisaig ©
Arisaig is a village in Lochaber, Inverness-shire, on the west coast of the Scottish Highlands, within the Rough Bounds. On the 18th (Tue), take a memorable drive along Silver Sands of Morar, stroll through Camusdarach Beach, then stop by Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods, and finally explore the ancient world of Castle Tioram.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Arisaig trip tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bath to Arisaig. In September, daily temperatures in Arisaig can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Arisaig

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods, Silver Sands of Morar, Castle Tioram
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Silver Sands of Morar ©
Silver Sands of Morar
Castle Tioram ©
Castle Tioram

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, stop by Highland Gems, then take in the exciting artwork at Urbane Art Gallery, and finally step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and then step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Arisaig to Edinburgh by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): stop by The Yorkshire Soap Company, look for gifts at The Imaginarium, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster, then stop by Hebden Tea Company, then make a trip to York Shambles, and finally see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the York day trip planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to York by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in York

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods, #Museums
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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

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