21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Montevideo
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
London
— 3 nights
train:  3​h 45​min
2
Windermere
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Fort William
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Inverness
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Durness
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
6
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Bath
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  21​h
End: Montevideo

3
nights
London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate the long history of Houses of Parliament, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our London trip planner .

Montevideo, Uruguay to London is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Montevideo to London. Traveling from Montevideo in August, expect London to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Windermere.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

2
nights
Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Stott Park Bobbin Mill, then enjoy some diversion at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, then get interesting insight from Tours, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Wordsworth Daffodil Garden. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Alpacaly Ever After, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Keswick Brewing Company, and then hike along Helvellyn.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Windermere online vacation maker .

Traveling by train from London to Windermere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Windermere

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Stott Park Bobbin Mill, Helvellyn, Keswick Brewing Company, Wordsworth Daffodil Garden, Alpacaly Ever After
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Climbing Tours
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Stott Park Bobbin Mill ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill

3
nights
Fort William

Fort William ©
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. Explore Fort William's surroundings by going to Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror), Loch Affric Circular Walk (in Beauly) and Camusdarach Beach (in Arisaig). There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, learn about all things military at The Commando Museum, take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall, and appreciate the history behind Commando Monument.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Fort William attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Windermere to Fort William takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Spean Bridge, Glen Coe, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Camusdarach Beach, Loch Affric Circular Walk
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Climbing Tours
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 30th (Fri), have some family-friendly fun at Wildwoodz, identify plant and animal life at Aigas Field Centre, and then get to know the fascinating history of Glen Strathfarrar. Here are some ideas for day two: gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour and then contemplate the waterfront views at River Foyers.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Inverness trip planner .

You can drive from Fort William to Inverness in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Inverness are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Durness.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Beauly, Wildwoodz, River Foyers
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Distillery Tours
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
River Foyers ©
River Foyers

2
nights
Durness

Durness
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Balnakeil Beach, kick back and relax at Sandwood Bay Beach, and then take in the exciting artwork at Balnakeil Craft Village. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Lotte Glob, stroll through Sango Bay, then enjoy the sand and surf at Durness Beach, and finally make a trip to Cairn House Gallery.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Durness trip planner .

You can drive from Inverness to Durness in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Durness are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Durness

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Sandwood Bay Beach
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Sandwood Bay Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach
Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh road trip site .

Traveling by car from Durness to Edinburgh takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bath.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Chavenage House (in Tetbury), Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, admire the natural beauty at Bourton House Garden, have some family-friendly fun at Cotswold Archery, and hike along Cotswold Way.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bath trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Bath in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Moreton-in-Marsh, Chavenage House, The Cotswold Range, Cotswold Way, Walks With Hawks
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

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