14 days in England & Scotland Itinerary

14 days in England & Scotland Itinerary

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Fly
1
London
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Bournemouth
— 1 night
Drive
3
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive
4
York
— 2 nights
Train
5
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Drive
6
Kingussie
— 2 nights
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London

— 2 nights

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.
Let the collections at National Gallery and Natural History Museum capture your imagination. The British Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our London road trip planning tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to London is an approximately 8-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to London is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Tel Aviv in March, expect nights in London to be cooler, around 3°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 1 — 3:

Bournemouth

— 1 night
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Hengistbury Head Beach, stroll around Lower Gardens, and then kick back and relax at Bournemouth Beach.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bournemouth travel planner.

Getting from London to Bournemouth by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. March in Bournemouth sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 3 — 4:

Bath

— 2 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Art Couture Painswick Gallery, stroll through WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, and then see the interesting displays at Brunel's SS Great Britain.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bath trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Bournemouth to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to York.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 4 — 6:

York

— 2 nights

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): examine the collection at York Castle Museum, have some family-friendly fun at The York Dungeon, and then stroll through York Bird of Prey Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story, then pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, and then take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our York sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to York takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 6 — 8:

Edinburgh

— 4 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get in touch with nature at Dalhousie Castle Falconry and Calton Hill. Get some cultural insight at Rosslyn Chapel and Edinburgh Castle. Step out of Edinburgh to go to Glasgow and see The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner.

Getting from York to Edinburgh by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kingussie.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 8 — 12:

Kingussie

— 2 nights
Kingussie is a small town in the Highland region of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): walk around RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, and then get outside with Highland Wildlife & Birdwatch Safaris.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kingussie day trip website.

Getting from Edinburgh to Kingussie by car takes about 2.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Kingussie can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kingussie

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 12 — 14:

England travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites
A trip through England is a trip through world history, and few places in the world offer such a diverse variety of places to visit, activities, and experiences. The sprawling urban areas surrounding the capital city offer countless sightseeing opportunities, such as museums and historical sites, as well as some of the best shopping, nightlife, and culinary options in the world. To truly experience this country steeped in centuries of history, try to make time to explore the sweeping countryside, where you can enjoy the warm hospitality of small villages and explore the ancient remains of once-powerful societies. England boasts an outstanding transportation system, and many visitors find that even a short train ride through the country’s landscape of rolling hills and plains can be a highlight of their entire vacation. However you choose to move about, remember that in this compact country you’re never very far from a bustling town, where modern pubs, shops, and restaurants await to be explored.

Scotland travel guide

4.4
Castles · Specialty Museums · Distilleries
A land packed with thousands of years of history, Scotland is home to numerous thriving cities and a vibrant population proud of its distinct culture, heritage, and art. The Scottish people are fond of saying "Good things come in small packages," and nowhere is that more true than in their compact homeland. Despite its relatively small size, the country is crammed full of attractions, not the least of which are numerous world-famous golf courses and whiskey distilleries. Though the sun may not always shine here, Scotland is a stunning country renowned for its dramatic scenery of mountains, valleys, hills, green fields, and rugged coastlines, guaranteeing a diverse holiday. While most tourists restrict their itinerary to the historic Highlands, where they search for the mysterious Loch Ness monster, you can also explore the Lowlands’ outstanding natural wonders and flourishing cultural scene.