13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London — 1 day

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 29th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, then enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, then take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament.

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In April, daytime highs in London are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Inverness.
Historic Sites
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Inverness — 3 nights

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): expand your understanding of the military at Fort George, learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Highland Archive Centre, get outside with Outdoor Activities, then snap pictures at Greig Street Bridge, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tomatin Distillery Visitor Centre.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Inverness travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Inverness takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. April in Inverness sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 2°C at night. On the 2nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Durness.
Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks
Side Trip
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Durness — 3 nights

Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Durness: Sandwood Bay Beach (in Kinlochbervie), Inchnadamph Old Parish Church Mausoleum (in Assynt) and Kylesku Bridge (in Kylesku). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Durness Beach, stop by Mudness Ceramics, take in the dramatic natural features at Cape Wrath, and Head underground at Smoo Cave.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Durness itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Durness takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Durness are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Fort Augustus.
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Side Trips
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Fort Augustus — 2 nights

Fort Augustus is a settlement in the parish of Boleskine and Abertarff, at the south west end of Loch Ness, Scottish Highlands. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): get a taste of local nightlife at Caledonian Canal Visitor Centre, steep yourself in history at Fort Augustus Abbey, ponder the design of Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Fountain, admire the striking features of Fort Augustus War Memorial, then experience rural life at Rare Breeds & Children’s Farm, and finally snap pictures at Bridge of Oich. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at The Commando Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cille Choirill Church, then don't miss a visit to Tulloch Ringing Centre, and finally play a few rounds at Fort Augustus Golf Club.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Fort Augustus planning website.

Drive from Durness to Fort Augustus in 3.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Invermoriston.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Golf · Museums
Side Trips
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Invermoriston — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): look for gifts at Clog and Craft Shop and then take in the dramatic scenery at Invermoriston Falls.

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Invermoriston is very close to Fort Augustus. In May, daily temperatures in Invermoriston can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Drumnadrochit.
Parks · Shopping · Nature
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Drumnadrochit — 3 nights

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'. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Village Green, browse the exhibits of Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, then get a taste of local nightlife at Nessieland, and finally step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle. On your second day here, explore the activities along Loch Beinn a Mheadhoin, identify plant and animal life at Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn, then make a trip to Chisholm Graveyard, and finally identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre.

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Drumnadrochit is very close to Invermoriston. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Side Trips
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United Kingdom travel guide

Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.