8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 2 nights
2
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
3
Inverness
— 2 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: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read London online route builder.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to London. In September, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Gallery, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh day trip site.

Traveling by flight from London to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from London in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Edinburgh: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 10:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): make a trip to Culloden Battlefield, thengain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, and then contemplate the long history of Fort George. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, look for all kinds of wild species at Aigas Field Centre, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Inverness attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Inverness takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours Parks Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Aigas Field Centre
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 12:
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Distillery Tours
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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