14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Inverness
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Train
3
York
— 1 night
Drive
4
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Portsmouth
— 1 night
Drive
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London
— 3 nights
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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Urquhart Castle and Highland Folk Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Culloden Battlefield and St Ninians Church. Step out of Inverness with an excursion to RZSS Highland Wildlife Park in Kingussie--about 56 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Cawdor Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Ness, learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, and see the interesting displays at Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Inverness travel route builder app.

Toronto, Canada to Inverness is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. Traveling from Toronto in July, expect Inverness to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:

Edinburgh

— 3 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Edinburgh Castle and Rosslyn Chapel. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St Giles' Cathedral and The Real Mary King's Close. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Gallery, view the masterpieces at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Inverness to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 16 — 19:

York

— 1 night

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.
On the 20th (Tue), examine the collection at York Castle Museum, wander the streets of York Shambles, then examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story, and finally take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the York sightseeing planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to York by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July in York, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 20:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): steep yourself in history at Bath Abbey, then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then admire the landmark architecture of No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Wells Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Stonehenge and then take in nature's colorful creations at Longleat.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bath trip planning app.

You can drive from York to Bath in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 22:

Portsmouth

— 1 night
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chichester Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at HMS Victory, then steep yourself in history at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, and finally see the interesting displays at The Mary Rose.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Portsmouth road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bath to Portsmouth takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to London.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 22 — 23:

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.
You'll explore and learn at National Gallery and Natural History Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at The British Museum and St. Paul's Cathedral. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, take an in-depth tour of Churchill War Rooms, make a trip to Tower of London, and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the London visit planner.

You can drive from Portsmouth to London in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July in London, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:

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.