54 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

54 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom trip maker

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London
— 6 nights
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Brighton and Hove
— 4 nights
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Bakewell
— 5 nights
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York
— 6 nights
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Durham
— 5 nights
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Windermere
— 5 nights
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Edinburgh
— 6 nights
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Aviemore
— 4 nights
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Bath
— 6 nights
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— 6 nights
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London

— 6 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, see the interesting displays at The British Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the London road trip planning website.

Amritsar, India to London is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 5.5 hours. When traveling from Amritsar in December, plan for cooler days and about the same nights in London: temperatures range from 11°C by day to 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Tours
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 30:

Brighton and Hove

— 4 nights

London-by-the-Sea

The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
Get out of town with these interesting Brighton and Hove side-trips: Tulleys Farm (in Turners Hill), Sussex High Weald Dairy (in Horsted Keynes) and Nigel Greaves Gallery (in Eastbourne). There's still lots to do: stop by Gustamps, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, indulge in some personalized pampering at Chutima Therapy, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Rye Waterworks MIcropub.

For photos and more tourist information, read Brighton and Hove route maker.

You can take a train from London to Brighton and Hove in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Brighton and Hove, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Bakewell.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping · Spas · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 3:

Bakewell

— 5 nights
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. Get out of town with these interesting Bakewell side-trips: River Rafting & Tubing (in Llangollen), Shrewsbury (Shropshire Falconry Ltd & Battlefield Falconry Centre) and Land Rover Experience (in Tarporley). There's still lots to do: view the masterpieces at Chatsworth House, get outside with Peak Mountaineering, step into the grandiose world of Castleton Walk, and make a trip to Peak District Photography Gallery.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bakewell driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Brighton and Hove to Bakewell takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In January in Bakewell, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to York.

Things to do in Bakewell

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 3 — 8:

York

— 6 nights

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around York: Holly Hagg Community farm (in Sheffield) and Manchester (Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester Town Hall, &more). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, stop by Käthe Wohlfahrt - Mulberry Hall, get a taste of the local shopping with York Shambles, and examine the collection at Fairfax House.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read York road trip planning app.

You can drive from Bakewell to York in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In January in York, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Durham.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 8 — 14:

Durham

— 5 nights
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Venture out of the city with trips to Center Parcs - Whinfell Forest (in Penrith) and Allout Adventures (in Hexham). There's much more to do: gain insight at Hall Hill Farm, admire the landmark architecture of Ushaw Historic House, Chapels & Gardens, get to know the fascinating history of Durham Heritage Coast, and take in nature's colorful creations at Durham University Botanic Garden.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Durham trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from York to Durham in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January, daily temperatures in Durham can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Durham

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 14 — 19:

Windermere

— 5 nights
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Explore Windermere's surroundings by going to Grasmere (Lake Grasmere & The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop), Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale) and Muncaster Castle (in Ravenglass). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Derwentwater, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, and explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Windermere route planning app.

Traveling by car from Durham to Windermere takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 19 — 24:

Edinburgh

— 6 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh driving holiday website.

You can take a train from Windermere to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. January in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Aviemore.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 24 — 30:

Aviemore

— 4 nights
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Go for a jaunt from Aviemore to Pitlochry to see Ben Vrackie about 1h 20 min away. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. The adventure continues: sample the tasty concoctions at Cairngorm Brewery, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Grantown Antiques and Collectables, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and stroll through Cairngorm Reindeer Centre.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Aviemore road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Aviemore in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Aviemore are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can fly to Bath.

Things to do in Aviemore

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 3:

Bath

— 6 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: West Kennet Long Barrow (in Avebury), Gloucester Docks (in Gloucester) and Bristol (St Mary Redcliffe Church & Brunel's SS Great Britain). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Westonbirt Arboretum, get a dose of the wild on West of England Falconry, pause for some serene contemplation at Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, and explore the ancient world of Stonehenge.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bath trip planner.

Fly from Aviemore to Bath in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 3 — 9:

Bourton-on-the-Water

— 6 nights
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Change things up with these side-trips from Bourton-on-the-Water: Tetbury (Chavenage House & Highgrove Gardens), Blenheim Palace (in Woodstock) and The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes). And it doesn't end there: sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, make a trip to Bourton on the Water, step into the grandiose world of Sudeley Castle, and look for gifts at The Baobab Tree.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bourton-on-the-Water tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. February in Bourton-on-the-Water sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Historic Sites · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 9 — 15:

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.