13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Penrith
— 1 night
2
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
3
Fort William
— 3 nights
4
Inverness
— 2 nights
5
London
— 3 nights

1
night
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. On the 10th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Predator Experience and then admire the sheer force of Aira Force Waterfall. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Carlisle Cathedral, look for all kinds of wild species at Alpacaly Ever After, thenhike along Alpacaly Ever After, and finally explore the activities along Derwentwater.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Penrith trip itinerary planning website.

Manchester to Penrith is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In February, daytime highs in Penrith are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Carlisle Cathedral, Alpacaly Ever After, Predator Experience, Alpacaly Ever After, Derwentwater
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Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Discovery Point and Royal Yacht Britannia will appeal to museum buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Rosslyn Chapel and Doune Castle. Go for a jaunt from Edinburgh to Crieff to see The Glenturret Distillery about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, don't miss a visit to The Scottish Parliament, wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, and steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip maker app.

Traveling by train from Penrith to Edinburgh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Penrith in February, plan for slightly colder nights in Edinburgh, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Discovery Point, The Glenturret Distillery, Doune Castle, Rosslyn Chapel
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Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Discovery Point ©
Discovery Point
Doune Castle ©
Doune Castle

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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. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Inveraray Jail and Glenfinnan Church. Your inner history buff will appreciate Eilean Donan Castle and Castle Tioram. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fort William: Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands) (in Gorteneorn), Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror) and Oban Distillery (in Oban). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis and contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Viaduct.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Fort William planning app.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Fort William takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Camas an Lighe (Singing Sands), Castle Tioram, Highland Titles Nature Reserve, Oban Distillery
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
Inveraray Jail ©
Inveraray Jail

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Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Caorunn Gin Tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): hit the slopes at Cairngorm Mountain and then look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Garten Nature Reserve.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Inverness trip website.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Inverness takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Inverness sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Aviemore, Culloden Battlefield, Caorunn Gin Tour, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
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RZSS Highland Wildlife Park ©
RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre ©
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Natural History Museum and Churchill War Rooms. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Gallery and The British Museum. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our London day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Inverness to London takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February in London, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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