17 days in Scotland & United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in Scotland & United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Drumnadrochit
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
St. Andrews
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h 45 min
4
London
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Kingston-upon-Hull
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Cambridge
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
8
Oxford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
9
London
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Edinburgh Castle, Scott Monument and University of Edinburgh. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): appreciate the history behind Scott Monument and then get to know the fascinating history of Edinburgh Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, then gain insight at University of Edinburgh, then step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and finally make a trip to The Royal Mile.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip itinerary website.

Singapore, Singapore to Edinburgh is an approximately 20- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 8 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 10°C and lows are around 1°C. On the 24th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Drumnadrochit.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

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Drumnadrochit

Drumnadrochit ©
Drumnadrochit is a village in the Highland local government council area of Scotland, lying on the west shore of Loch Ness, at the foot of Glen Urquhart.HistoryThe settlement grew up around a bridge over the River Enrick and the name Drumnadrochit derives from the Scottish Gaelic 'druim na drochaid' meaning the 'Ridge of the Bridge'. On the 25th (Sun), stop by Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, then contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Ness, and then step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Drumnadrochit journey planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Drumnadrochit by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in November, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to St. Andrews.

Things to do in Drumnadrochit

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Loch Ness
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Loch Ness ©
Loch Ness
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition ©
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

1
night
St. Andrews

St. Andrews ©
You've now added University of St Andrews to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): snap pictures at Tay Railway Bridge, then make a trip to The Swilcan Bridge, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Andrews Cathedral.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our St. Andrews day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Drumnadrochit to St. Andrews takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. November in St. Andrews sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in St. Andrews

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tay Railway Bridge
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St Andrews Cathedral ©
St Andrews Cathedral
Tay Railway Bridge ©
Tay Railway Bridge
The Swilcan Bridge ©
The Swilcan Bridge

2
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.
You've now added London School of Economics to your itinerary. On the 28th (Wed), walk around Hyde Park, then don't miss a visit to Trafalgar Square, then don't miss a visit to Covent Garden, and finally enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at London School of Economics.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read London road trip planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from St. Andrews to London in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in London can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Kingston-upon-Hull.

Things to do in London

Shopping Parks
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Covent Garden ©
Covent Garden
Hyde Park ©
Hyde Park
Trafalgar Square ©
Trafalgar Square

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hours
Kingston-upon-Hull

Kingston-upon-Hull ©
Enjoy a trip to Kingston-upon-Hull, a university town with a rich industrial past.
You've now added Hull's Old Town to your itinerary. On the 29th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Hull's Old Town.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Kingston-upon-Hull trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by train from London to Kingston-upon-Hull takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kingston-upon-Hull can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cambridge.
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Hull's Old Town ©
Hull's Old Town

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nights
Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes University of Cambridge.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cambridge attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Kingston-upon-Hull to Cambridge takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Cambridge sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Cambridge

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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The River Cam ©
The River Cam
University of Cambridge ©
University of Cambridge

1
night
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Stonehenge, The Roman Baths and Royal Shakespeare Theatre. On the 1st (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, then admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Birthplace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church, and finally see a show at Royal Shakespeare Theatre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths and then explore the ancient world of Stonehenge.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Stratford-upon-Avon journey builder website.

Traveling by car from Cambridge to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Stratford-upon-Avon are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can take a bus to Oxford.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Nightlife Museums

Side Trips

Stonehenge, The Roman Baths
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Holy Trinity Church ©
Holy Trinity Church
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

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nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
You've now added University of Oxford to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): deepen your understanding at University of Oxford.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Oxford online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Stratford-upon-Avon to Oxford by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In December in Oxford, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow time for the train ride to London.
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 4:
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University of Oxford ©
University of Oxford

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nights
London

London ©
You've now added Natural History Museum to your itinerary. Enjoy London some more: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our London trip itinerary builder.

Take a train from Oxford to London in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. On the 7th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

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