14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom holiday planner

Make it your trip
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Newquay
— 2 nights
Fly
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St. Helier, Jersey
— 2 nights
Fly
3
London
— 3 nights
Fly
4
Inverness
— 1 night
Drive
5
Fort William
— 1 night
Drive
6
Alnwick
— 2 nights
Train
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Edinburgh
— 2 nights
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Newquay

— 2 nights

Surf Capital of the UK

Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
On the 12th (Mon), add some fun to your beach time Vertical Blue Adventures, step off the mainland to explore St. Michael's Mount, and then kick back and relax at Porthminster Beach. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Screech Owl Sanctuary, then enjoy the sand and surf at Perranporth Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fistral Beach Bar.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Newquay holiday planning tool.

Toronto, Canada to Newquay is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Newquay. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can fly to St. Helier.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:

St. Helier, Jersey

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere), kick back and relax at St. Brelade's Bay Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get some thrills on the water with Jersey Seafaris, step into the grandiose world of Elizabeth Castle, and then step into the grandiose world of Mont Orgueil Castle.

Plan my day in St. Helier using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Fly from Newquay to St. Helier in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July, daily temperatures in St. Helier can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to fly to London.

Things to do in St. Helier

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:

London

— 3 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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Gallery and Buckingham Palace. Appreciate the collections at The British Museum and Natural History Museum. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, make a trip to Big Ben, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the London trip app.

Traveling by flight from St. Helier to London takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. July in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Inverness.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 18:

Inverness

— 1 night

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, then take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, and finally step into the grandiose world of Cawdor Castle.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Inverness trip planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Inverness takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from London in July; daily highs in Inverness reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 18 — 19:

Fort William

— 1 night
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. On the 20th (Tue), admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, then find your balance on the water with Action Glen - Glencoe, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis, and finally admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Fort William vacation planning site.

Drive from Inverness to Fort William in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Alnwick.

Things to do in Fort William

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 20:

Alnwick

— 2 nights
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Cragside House and Gardens, step into the grandiose world of The Alnwick Garden, and then step into the grandiose world of Alnwick Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): explore the ancient world of Lindisfarne Priory and then explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Alnwick online tour planner.

Getting from Fort William to Alnwick by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Alnwick are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 22:

Edinburgh

— 2 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 23rd (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Edinburgh Old Town. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, then learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and then step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Edinburgh trip planning site.

You can take a train from Alnwick to Edinburgh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 24:

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · 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.