40 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

40 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
London
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Cheltenham
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Cockermouth
— 4 nights
Drive:  6 h 45 min
4
Aviemore
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Tain
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Gairloch
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Drumnadrochit
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
8
Fort William
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
9
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Kuala Lumpur

5
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, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read London online itinerary planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to London is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in October, expect London to be cooler, temps between 19°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

4
nights
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Bath (The Roman Baths & Bath Abbey), Chavenage House (in Tetbury) and Moreton-in-Marsh (Cotswold Archery & Cotswold Falconry Centre). There's much more to do: get outside with The Cotswold Range, sample the tasty concoctions at The Cotswold Brewing Company, look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cheltenham trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from London to Cheltenham takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Cheltenham are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bath, Moreton-in-Marsh, Cotswolds Distillery, The Cotswold Range, Jet Age Museum
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery

4
nights
Cockermouth

Cockermouth ©
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. Change things up with these side-trips from Cockermouth: Hallin Fell (in Pooley Bridge) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, examine the collection at JB Banks & Sons, contemplate the waterfront views at Buttermere Lake, and sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cockermouth trip planning website.

Drive from Cheltenham to Cockermouth in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Cheltenham in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cockermouth: temperatures range from 15°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Aviemore.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Hallin Fell, Alpacaly Ever After, Helvellyn
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 4:
Highlights from your plan
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

5
nights
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Aviemore is known for winter sports, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Loch Morlich, tee off at Grantown Golf Course, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and get outside with Revack Estate.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Aviemore trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Aviemore in 5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Cockermouth in November since evenings lows in Aviemore dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tain.

Things to do in Aviemore

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Grantown-on-Spey, Kingussie, Fused and Light
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Aviemore Ospreys ©
Aviemore Ospreys
Loch Morlich ©
Loch Morlich
Loch Gynack ©
Loch Gynack

4
nights
Tain

Tain ©
Tain is a royal burgh and parish in the County of Ross, in the Highlands of Scotland.EtymologyThe name derives from the nearby River Tain, the name of which comes from an Indo-European root meaning 'flow'. Change things up with these side-trips from Tain: Chanonry Point (in Fortrose), Wildwoodz (in Munlochy) and Udale Bay (in Jemimaville). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Wick Heritage Museum, view the masterpieces at Golspie Gallery, examine the collection at Highland Museum of Childhood, and get outside with Loch Kinellan.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Tain road trip planning app.

Getting from Aviemore to Tain by car takes about 1.5 hours. In November in Tain, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Gairloch.

Things to do in Tain

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Strathpeffer, Wick, Golspie, Nigg Old Church, Chanonry Point
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Wick Heritage Museum ©
Wick Heritage Museum
Highland Museum of Childhood ©
Highland Museum of Childhood
Big Burn Walk ©
Big Burn Walk

5
nights
Gairloch

Gairloch ©
Gairloch is a village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch in Wester Ross, in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gairloch: Strathcarron (Attadale Gardens & Fuar Tholl), Perfume Studio (in Mellon Charles) and Coire Mhic Fhearchair (in Torridon). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Gairloch Museum, identify plant and animal life at Shieldaig Falconry, contemplate the waterfront views at Gruinard Bay Caravan Park, and learn about all things military at Russian Arctic Convoy Museum.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Gairloch online tour builder.

Drive from Tain to Gairloch in 2 hours. In November in Gairloch, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Drumnadrochit.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Strathcarron, Beinn Eighe Mountain Trail, Perfume Studio, Russian Arctic Convoy Project, Coire Mhic Fhearchair
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Attadale Gardens ©
Attadale Gardens
Perfume Studio ©
Perfume Studio
Gairloch Museum ©
Gairloch Museum

3
nights
Drumnadrochit

Drumnadrochit ©
Drumnadrochit is a village in the Highland local government council area of Scotland, lying on the west shore of Loch Ness, at the foot of Glen Urquhart.HistoryThe settlement grew up around a bridge over the River Enrick and the name Drumnadrochit derives from the Scottish Gaelic 'druim na drochaid' meaning the 'Ridge of the Bridge'. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Drumnadrochit: Bridge of Oich (in Invergarry) and Fort Augustus (Fort Augustus Golf Club & Fort Augustus War Memorial). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Aigas Field Centre, ponder the design of Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain, explore the activities along Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin, and explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Drumnadrochit trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Gairloch to Drumnadrochit in 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Drumnadrochit can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Drumnadrochit

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Fort Augustus, Cannich, Aigas Field Centre, Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, Bridge of Oich
Find places to stay Nov 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Glen Affric National Nature Reserve ©
Glen Affric National Nature Reserve

4
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fort William: The Three Sisters (in Glencoe), Glen Etive (in Glencoe Village) and Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Camusdarach Beach, explore the activities along Loch Linnhe, admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, and play a few rounds at The Dragons Tooth Golf Course.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Fort William day trip planning website.

You can drive from Drumnadrochit to Fort William in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Glencoe, Roybridge, Arisaig, Loch Linnhe, Loch Linnhe Picnic Area
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Lost Valley Trail ©
Lost Valley Trail
Land Sea and Islands Centre ©
Land Sea and Islands Centre

4
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, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, get great views at Calton Hill, and see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia.

Plan trip to Edinburgh with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Fort William to Edinburgh by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

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