32 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

32 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 5 nights
2
Cirencester
— 3 nights
3
Dolgellau
— 3 nights
4
Buttermere
— 3 nights
5
Durness
— 3 nights
6
Lochinver
— 2 nights
7
Arisaig
— 1 night
8
Glencoe
— 4 nights
9
Edinburgh
— 5 nights

5
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Speed Boats Tours and Platinum Training. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and take in the views from Tower Bridge.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the London online trip planner.

Aswan, Egypt to London is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Aswan to London due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Aswan in August, with highs in London at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Speed Boats Tours
Platinum Training ©
Platinum Training

3
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Escape the urban bustle at The Cotswold Range and Cotswold Way. Venture out of the city with trips to Bath (Bath Abbey & The Roman Baths) and Gloucester Narrowboats (in Gloucester). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Chavenage House and get the adrenaline pumping with AeroSuperBatics / The Breitling Wingwalkers.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Cirencester travel route planning site.

Traveling by car from London to Cirencester takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Dolgellau.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bath, Chavenage House, Gloucester Narrowboats, AeroSuperBatics / The Breitling Wingwalkers, Cotswold Way
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Cotswold Way ©
Cotswold Way
Gloucester Narrowboats ©
Gloucester Narrowboats

3
nights
Dolgellau

Dolgellau ©
Dolgellau is a market town in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, lying on the River Wnion, a tributary of the River Mawddach. Get in touch with nature at Great Orme and Cader Idris. Get out of town with these interesting Dolgellau side-trips: Aber Falls (in Abergwyngregyn) and Angel Bay (in Penrhyn Bay). The adventure continues: hike along The Mawddach Trail and contemplate the waterfront views at Blue Lake.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Dolgellau trip site.

Getting from Cirencester to Dolgellau by car takes about 3.5 hours. In August in Dolgellau, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Buttermere.

Things to do in Dolgellau

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Llandudno, Aber Falls, Talyllyn Lake, Blue Lake
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Cader Idris ©
Cader Idris
Great Orme ©
Great Orme
The Mawddach Trail ©
The Mawddach Trail

3
nights
Buttermere

Buttermere
Holidays in Buttermere allow you to get away from it all as well as to satisfy your inner adventurer.
Escape the urban bustle at Catbells Lakeland Walk and Derwentwater. Step out of Buttermere to go to Penrith and see Aira Force Waterfall, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn and explore the activities along Ullswater.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Buttermere trip planner.

Getting from Dolgellau to Buttermere by car takes about 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Durness.

Things to do in Buttermere

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake District, Keswick, Aira Force Waterfall
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall

3
nights
Durness

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. Visiting Durness Beach and Balnakeil Bay will get you outdoors. Explore Durness' surroundings by going to Kyle Of Tongue (in Tongue) and Sandwood Bay Beach (in Kinlochbervie). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Balnakeil Beach, don't miss a visit to Cairn House Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at Sango Bay, and take in the dramatic natural features at Cape Wrath.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Durness tour builder tool.

Traveling by car from Buttermere to Durness takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lochinver.

Things to do in Durness

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Kyle Of Tongue, Sandwood Bay Beach
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Durness Beach ©
Durness Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach ©
Sandwood Bay Beach
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach

2
nights
Lochinver

Lochinver ©
Lochinver is a village on the coast in the Assynt district of Sutherland, Highland, Scotland. On the 20th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Scourie Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Clachtoll Beach Campsite, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Little Assynt Estate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): explore the activities along Loch Assynt and then kick back and relax at Achmelvich Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Lochinver travel planner.

You can drive from Durness to Lochinver in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Arisaig.

Things to do in Lochinver

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Scourie Bay, Clachtoll Beach Campsite, Loch Assynt
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Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Clachtoll Beach Campsite ©
Clachtoll Beach Campsite
Loch Assynt ©
Loch Assynt

1
night
Arisaig

Arisaig ©
Arisaig is a village in Lochaber, Inverness-shire, on the west coast of the Scottish Highlands, within the Rough Bounds. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): cruise along Morar Beach and then stroll through Camusdarach Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Arisaig trip planner.

Drive from Lochinver to Arisaig in 4.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Arisaig can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Glencoe.

Things to do in Arisaig

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Morar Beach
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Camusdarach Beach ©
Camusdarach Beach
Morar Beach ©
Morar Beach

4
nights
Glencoe

Glencoe ©
Glencoe or Glencoe Village is the main settlement in Glen Coe in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. Take a break from the city and head to Glen Coe and Highland Titles Nature Reserve. Change things up with these side-trips from Glencoe: Ben Nevis (in Fort William) and Loch Affric Circular Walk (in Beauly). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Glen Etive, trek along Lost Valley Trail, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Andrew's Church, and explore the striking landscape at Buachaille Etive Mor.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Glencoe itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Arisaig to Glencoe in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Fort William, Loch Affric Circular Walk, Highland Titles Nature Reserve
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Glen Coe ©
Glen Coe
Glen Etive ©
Glen Etive

5
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Take a break from the city and head to Arthur's Seat and The Musselburgh Golf Club. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, get great views at Calton Hill, and steep yourself in history at Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip maker.

You can drive from Glencoe to Edinburgh in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

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