18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: Denver
Fly + Train:  11 h
1
London
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
2
St Ives
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
3
Bath
— 2 nights
train:  4 h 30 min
4
Hexham
— 2 nights
train:  2 h 30 min
5
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
6
Inverness, Scotland
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  3 h 30 min
7
London
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  12 h
End: Denver

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes South Foreland Lighthouse, Dover Castle and Hyde Park. Popular historic sites such as Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey are in your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Natural History Museum and National Gallery.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the London day trip app.

Denver, USA to London is an approximately 12.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car, flight, and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Denver to London is 7 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Dover
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount and then explore the ancient world of Chysauster Ancient Village.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the St Ives tour itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from London to St Ives takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from London in May, you will find days in St Ives are little chillier (57°F), and nights are about the same (47°F). You will leave for Bath on the 12th (Sun).

Things to do in St Ives

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Chysauster Ancient Village, St. Michael's Mount
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St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Chysauster Ancient Village ©
Chysauster Ancient Village

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Castle Combe Village, Stonehenge and Bath Abbey. On the 12th (Sun), contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths and then steep yourself in history at Bath Abbey. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Stonehenge and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Bath driving holiday planning website.

Drive from St Ives to Bath in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hexham.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Hexham

Hexham ©
Hexham is a market town and civil parish in Northumberland, England, south of the River Tyne, and was the administrative centre for the Tynedale district from 1974 to 2009. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall. On the 14th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Roman Army Museum and then head outdoors with Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Vindolanda, steep yourself in history at Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall, then delve into the distant past at Corbridge Roman Town, and finally step into the grandiose world of Aydon Castle.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Hexham road trip app.

Getting from Bath to Hexham by combination of flight and train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In May, daytime highs in Hexham are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Hexham

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Corbridge
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Vindolanda ©
Vindolanda
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall ©
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall
Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall ©
Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall

3
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Greyfriars Kirk, Arthur's Seat and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Museum-lovers will get to explore Royal Yacht Britannia and National Museum of Scotland. It doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle and take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill.

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Getting from Hexham to Edinburgh by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 43°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

1
night
Inverness, Scotland

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 19th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle, see the interesting displays at Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, then contemplate the long history of Beauly Priory, and finally admire the sheer force of Rogie Falls. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Fort George and then don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Inverness trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Inverness in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Inverness, expect temperatures between 58°F during the day and 41°F at night. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Rogie Falls, Beauly Priory, Culloden Battlefield
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Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Fort George
Fort George
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

3
nights
London

London ©
You've added Victoria and Albert Museum, Coca-Cola London Eye, Tower of London, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, then make a trip to Tower of London, and then don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Leadenhall Market, and finally see a show at Duke of York's Theatre.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of flight and train from Inverness to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. You'll set off for home on the 23rd (Thu).

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Victoria and Albert Museum ©
Victoria and Albert Museum

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