12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 2 nights
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Bath
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh
— 2 nights
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Glasgow
— 2 nights
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Inverness
— 2 nights

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London

London ©

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 8th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Tower of London, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip builder tool.

Sacramento, USA to London is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Sacramento to London, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Sacramento in September: highs in London hover around 67°F, while lows dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Bath.

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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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Bath

Bath ©

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 10th (Fri), delve into the mystery of Stonehenge and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Mary Redcliffe Church. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bath online journey planner.

Take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums

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Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to The Royal Mile, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh day trip planning site.

You can fly from Bath to Edinburgh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Tours · Nature · Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Walking tours

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Glasgow

Glasgow ©

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 14th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Glasgow Cathedral, then examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, and then learn about winemaking at Vino Valentino. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Homeless Jesus Statue, admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, then stroll around Kelvingrove Park, and finally walk around Pollok Country Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Glasgow journey maker site.

Drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Glasgow are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries
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The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral

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Inverness

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 16th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle, snap pictures at Greig Street Bridge, then don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield, and finally gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly down the slopes at Cairngorm Mountain and then snap pictures at The Old Packhorse Bridge.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Inverness online visit planner.

You can drive from Glasgow to Inverness in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in September, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature · Parks

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Distillery Tours
Cairngorm Mountain ©
Cairngorm Mountain
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

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