31 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

31 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 3 nights
2
St. Helier, Jersey
— 2 nights
3
Portsmouth
— 2 nights
4
Weymouth
— 2 nights
5
Cirencester
— 2 nights
6
Caernarfon
— 2 nights
7
Alnwick
— 2 nights
8
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
9
Fort William
— 3 nights
10
Inverness
— 8 nights

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.
Tower of London and St. Paul's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Old Royal Naval College, pause for some photo ops at The Monument to the Great Fire of London, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Cathedral, and admire the masterpieces at Wallace Collection.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our London road trip website.

Quesnel, Canada to London is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 8 hours. Traveling from Quesnel in September, London is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Tours
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Wallace Collection ©
Wallace Collection
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
nights
St. Helier, Jersey

St. Helier ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): look for gifts at St Helier Central Market, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Liberation Square Sculture, thenwalk around Howard Davis Park, and finally visit a coastal fixture at The Lighthouse Memorial,. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the exhibits of Maritime Museum, explore the historical opulence of Elizabeth Castle, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St Helier.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Helier day trip planning app.

You can fly from London to St. Helier in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In September in St. Helier, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Portsmouth.

Things to do in St. Helier

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
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Maritime Museum ©
Maritime Museum
Elizabeth Castle ©
Elizabeth Castle
Parish Church of St Helier ©
Parish Church of St Helier

2
nights
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): explore the galleries of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the Royal Navy, see the interesting displays at The Mary Rose, thencontemplate the long history of Dockyard Apprentice, thentake in nature's colorful creations at The Porter's Garden, and finally steep yourself in history at The Round Tower. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Southsea Castle, take an in-depth tour of The D-Day Story, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canoe Lake.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Portsmouth trip planner.

Fly from St. Helier to Portsmouth in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from St. Helier in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Portsmouth, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Weymouth.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Portsmouth Historic Dockyard ©
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
The Mary Rose ©
The Mary Rose
Southsea Castle ©
Southsea Castle

2
nights
Weymouth

Weymouth ©
Weymouth is a seaside town in Dorset, England, situated on a sheltered bay at the mouth of the River Wey on the English Channel coast. On the 10th (Thu), appreciate the extensive heritage of Weymouth Portland Railway Walk, thenkick back and relax at Weymouth Beach, thenlook for gifts at Gladstones Family Jewellers, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Greenhill Gardens. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Sandsfoot Castle, thencontemplate the long history of The Tudor House, thentake in the exciting artwork at Leighton Art Gallery,, and finally take a memorable drive along Jurassic Safari.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Weymouth driving holiday planner.

Getting from Portsmouth to Weymouth by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Weymouth

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach
Sandsfoot Castle ©
Sandsfoot Castle
The Tudor House ©
The Tudor House

2
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Corinium Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Rodmarton Manor, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Parish Church of St John Baptist. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): stroll around Cirencester Park, thenmake a trip to Cirencester Amphitheatre, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Elemental Sculpture Park, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints' Church.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cirencester road trip site.

You can drive from Weymouth to Cirencester in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Cirencester

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 13:
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Rodmarton Manor ©
Rodmarton Manor
Parish Church of St John Baptist ©
Parish Church of St John Baptist
Cirencester Amphitheatre ©
Cirencester Amphitheatre

2
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Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): make a trip to Caernarfon Railway Station, do a tasting at Pant Du Vineyard, and then trek along Beddgelert. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Presbyterian Church of Wales, Castle Square, stop by Ty Siocled, make a trip to Caernarfon Town Walls, thenbrush up on your military savvy at The Royal Welch Fusiliers Regimental Museum, and finally take in the views from Aber Swing Bridge.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Caernarfon online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Cirencester to Caernarfon takes 4 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Caernarfon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Alnwick.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Beddgelert ©
Beddgelert
The Royal Welch Fusiliers Regimental Museum ©

2
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of The Alnwick Garden, take an in-depth tour of Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery, thenexplore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle, and finally contemplate the long history of The Ferryman's Hut Museum. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Alnmouth Beach, stop by The Old School Gallery, thentake in the exciting artwork at The Mick Oxley Gallery, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Aidan Bamburgh, and finally view the masterpieces at The Alnwick Gallery.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Alnwick road trip planning app.

Drive from Caernarfon to Alnwick in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Church of Saint Aidan Bamburgh
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 17:
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The Alnwick Garden ©
The Alnwick Garden
Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle
Church of Saint Aidan Bamburgh ©
Church of Saint Aidan Bamburgh

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Visit St Giles' Cathedral and Palace of Holyroodhouse for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as Dean Village and Grassmarket. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Surgeons' Hall Museums, learn about all things military at National War Museum of Scotland, steep yourself in history at Old Royal High School, and explore the historical opulence of Mons Meg.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh tour planner.

Traveling by train from Alnwick to Edinburgh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 20:
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Dean Village ©
Dean Village
Grassmarket ©
Grassmarket
St Giles' Cathedral ©
St Giles' Cathedral

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. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Inverlochy Castle and MacIntosh Parish Church. You'll discover tucked-away gems like West Highland Museum and Lochaber Archive Centre. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Ben Nevis, appreciate the history behind Peace Memorial, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ben Nevis Distillery.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Fort William vacation planner.

Drive from Edinburgh to Fort William in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 23:
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West Highland Museum ©
West Highland Museum
Saint Andrew's Church ©
Saint Andrew's Church
Old Inverlochy Castle ©
Old Inverlochy Castle

8
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Urquhart Castle and Culloden Battlefield. Head to Ferintosh Community Market and Highland House of Fraserfor some retail therapy. Explore Inverness' surroundings by going to Dornoch (Dornoch Beach, Royal Dornoch Golf Club, &more), Tarbat Discovery Centre (in Portmahomack) and Dunrobin Castle and Gardens (in Golspie). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Fort George, contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, explore the different monuments and memorials at Wardlaw Mausoleum, and learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Inverness tour itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Fort William to Inverness in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Inverness are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Dornoch, Culloden Battlefield, Tarbat Discovery Centre, Beauly Priory, Urquhart Castle
Find places to stay Sep 23 — Oct 1:
Highlights from your plan
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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