43 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

43 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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43 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  14​h
1
Bunessan, Isle of Mull
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
2
Isle of Skye
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Tarbert, Isle of Harris
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
St. Andrews
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Edinburgh
— 9 nights
train:  1​h
7
Glasgow
— 8 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Newark

2
nights
Bunessan, Isle of Mull

Bunessan ©
Bunessan is a small village on the Ross of Mull in the south-west of the island of Mull, off the west coast of Scotland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bunessan: Mull Willow (in Ardtun) and The Macquarie Mausoleum (in Gruline). There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Staffa, get outside with Ross of Mull, admire the sheer force of Eas Fors, and don't miss a visit to Ardalanish Bay Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Bunessan vacation tool .

Newark, USA to Bunessan is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Newark in September: highs in Bunessan hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Bunessan

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Isle of Mull, The Macquarie Mausoleum, Mull Willow
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Staffa ©
Staffa
Ross of Mull ©
Ross of Mull
Ardalanish Isle Of Mull Weavers ©
Ardalanish Isle Of Mull Weavers

5
nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Isle of Skye is known for nature, parks, breweries & distilleries, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Skye Adventure, take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, make a trip to Neist Point, and admire the natural beauty at Dunvegan Castle & Gardens.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Isle of Skye road trip tool .

Explore your travel options from Bunessan to Isle of Skye with the Route module. September in Isle of Skye sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Tarbert.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks Nature Outdoors
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A.C.E Target Sports ©
A.C.E Target Sports
Skye Adventure ©
Skye Adventure
Quiraing (Hill Walk) ©
Quiraing (Hill Walk)

3
nights
Tarbert, Isle of Harris

Tarbert ©
When in Tarbert, make a side trip to see The Mission House Studio in Finsbay, approximately 30 minutes away.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Tarbert trip itinerary website .

Explore your travel options from Isle of Skye to Tarbert with the Route module. In September in Tarbert, expect temperatures between 58°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Stornoway.

Things to do in Tarbert

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Isle of Harris, The Mission House Studio
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Luskentyre ©
Luskentyre
St Clement's Church ©
St Clement's Church
Isle of Harris Distillery ©
Isle of Harris Distillery

5
nights
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis

Stornoway ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Great Bernera (Traigh Bhostadh (Bosta Beach) & Bosta (Bostadh) Iron Age House), Hebridean Soap Company (in Breasclete) and Uig Museum (in Timsgarry).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Stornoway trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Tarbert to Stornoway takes an hour. In October in Stornoway, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to St. Andrews.

Things to do in Stornoway

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Isle of Lewis, Great Bernera, Leathad Ard Gardens, Uig Museum, The Blackhouse
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Eoropie Dunes Park ©
Eoropie Dunes Park
Callanish Standing Stones ©
Callanish Standing Stones
Islands of Adventure ©
Islands of Adventure

7
nights
St. Andrews

St. Andrews ©
Get out of town with these interesting St. Andrews side-trips: The Scottish Crannog Centre (in Kenmore), Perth (Tibbermore Parish Church & Elcho Castle) and Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines (in Errol).

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our St. Andrews road trip planning app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Stornoway to St. Andrews. In October in St. Andrews, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 43°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in St. Andrews

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Cupar, Dundee, Perth, Robinson Crusoe Statue, Norman's Law Walk
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Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines ©
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
The Scottish Crannog Centre ©
The Scottish Crannog Centre
St Andrews Links ©
St Andrews Links

9
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nature, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from St. Andrews to Edinburgh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

8
nights
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Explore Glasgow's surroundings by going to Blackstone Clydesdales & Dig-a-Day Experience (in Cumnock), Puck's Glen (in Benmore) and Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Museum and Heritage Centre (in Greenock). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, admire the natural beauty at Glasgow Botanic Gardens, stroll through Kelvingrove Park, and examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Glasgow road trip site .

Getting from Edinburgh to Glasgow by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 56°F in October, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stirling, Gallery 2, Falkirk Wheel, Puck's Glen, Giant's Grave
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 30:
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Puck's Glen ©
Puck's Glen
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©

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