8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 1 night
2
Inverness
— 2 nights
3
Fort William
— 2 nights
4
St Ives
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Big Ben, admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, thencontemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Tower Bridge, don't miss a visit to Tower of London, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read London online trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to London. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thencontemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, and finally take in the history at Culloden Battlefield. On the next day, walk around RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, identify plant and animal life at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, and then stroll through Loch Morlich.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Inverness trip planner.

Fly from London to Inverness in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, Inverness is little chillier than London - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Aviemore, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield
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Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre ©
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park ©
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park

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. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, and finally don't miss a visit to Glenfinnan Viaduct.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Fort William trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Fort William takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 28th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to St Ives.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Glen Coe, Glenfinnan Viaduct
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Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Nevis Range Mountain Resort ©
Nevis Range Mountain Resort

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nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Screech Owl Sanctuary, thenstroll through Fistral Beach Bar, and then stroll through Perranporth Beach. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Porthminster Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Carbis Bay Beach, and then head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the St Ives attractions planner.

You can fly from Fort William to St Ives in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in St Ives can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

St. Michael's Mount, Screech Owl Sanctuary, Perranporth Beach, Fistral Beach Bar
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Screech Owl Sanctuary ©
Screech Owl Sanctuary
Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach
Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach

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