8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Thessaloniki
+2
Fly + bus + train:  7​h 45​min
1
York
— Few hours
train:  2​h
2
London
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Bath
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
4
Arisaig
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Thessaloniki

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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.
To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read York tour planning website .

Thessaloniki, Greece to York is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight, bus, and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Thessaloniki to York. In July, York is a bit cooler than Thessaloniki - with highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods
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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
Hebden Tea Company ©
Hebden Tea Company

3
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.
Head to Harrods and Old Spitalfields Marketfor some retail therapy. Next up on the itinerary: browse the eclectic array of goods at Camden Market, get a taste of the local shopping with Covent Garden, stop by Alexis Jewels, and pick up some local products at Street Food Union - Rupert Street SOHO.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our London route planning app .

Traveling by train from York to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. July in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

#Shopping
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Harrods ©
Harrods
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Covent Garden ©
Covent Garden

1
night
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, stop by Emma Rose Art Works, then stop by A Yarn Story, and finally stop by Mr B's Emporium Of Reading Delights.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bath online vacation builder .

Take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Arisaig.

Things to do in Bath

#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Museums
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Emma Rose Art Works ©
Emma Rose Art Works
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Pulteney Bridge ©
Pulteney Bridge

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hours
Arisaig

Arisaig ©
Arisaig is a village in Lochaber, Inverness-shire, on the west coast of the Scottish Highlands, within the Rough Bounds. On the 25th (Wed), look for gifts at Ardshealach Smokehouse & Fine Foods, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Silver Sands of Morar, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Camusdarach Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Arisaig trip itinerary builder app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bath to Arisaig. In July, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Arisaig

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, then admire nature's extreme beauty at The Marshmallow Lady, and then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat. Keep things going the next day: browse the range of quality goods at Jenners, then look for gifts at Etch'd, and then look for gifts at Cadenhead's.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Arisaig to Edinburgh takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Marshmallow Lady ©
The Marshmallow Lady

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