15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 2 nights
2
Cheltenham
— 2 nights
3
Aviemore
— 2 nights
4
Durness
— 2 nights
5
Fort William
— 2 nights
6
Edinburgh
— 3 nights

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.
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, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, walk around Hyde Park, and take in the views from Tower Bridge.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the London road trip planning app.

New York City, USA to London is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. Traveling from New York City in July, expect London to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

2
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Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. On the 8th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter's Church, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Cotswold Archery, thenmeet the residents at Cotswold Falconry Centre, and finally look for gifts at Cotswold Lavender. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Jet Age Museum, identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cotswold Way.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Cheltenham trip maker.

Getting from London to Cheltenham by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July in Cheltenham, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Aviemore.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Moreton-in-Marsh, Cotswold Lavender, St Peter's Church, Jet Age Museum, Cotswold Way
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Cotswold Falconry Centre ©
Cotswold Falconry Centre
Jet Age Museum ©
Jet Age Museum

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Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. On the 10th (Sun), tee off at Boat of Garten Golf Club, have some family-friendly fun at Aviemore Kart Raceway, and then get interesting insight from Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Loch Morlich, thenhead outdoors with Loch Morlich Watersports, and finally snap pictures at The Old Packhorse Bridge.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Aviemore trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Cheltenham to Aviemore by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cheltenham in July; daily highs in Aviemore reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Durness.

Things to do in Aviemore

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Loch Morlich ©
Loch Morlich
River Rafting & Tubing
Zipline

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Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Sandwood Bay Beach, Head underground at Smoo Cave, and then stroll through Sango Bay. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Balnakeil Bay, kick back and relax at Balnakeil Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Durness Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Cairn House Gallery.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Durness road trip website.

Drive from Aviemore to Durness in 3 hours. July in Durness sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Fort William.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Sandwood Bay Beach
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Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

2
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. On the 14th (Thu), tee off at The Dragons Tooth Golf Course, appreciate the views at Glen Coe, get engrossed in the history at Glencoe Folk Museum, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Linnhe Picnic Area. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about all things military at The Commando Museum, thenhave fun at Crombie Clay Shooting, thenexamine the collection at West Highland Museum, and finally admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Fort William online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Durness to Fort William takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Glencoe, North Ballachulish, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, The Commando Museum
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall

3
nights
Edinburgh

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, don't miss a visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, and contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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