60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

60 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Fly
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St. Helier, Jersey
— 5 nights
Ferry to Poole, Taxi to Swanage
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Swanage, Isle of Purbeck
— 6 nights
Drive
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London
— 7 nights
Train
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York
— 6 nights
Drive
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Llandudno
— 7 nights
Drive
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Ullapool
— 6 nights
Drive
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Stornoway, Lewis and Harris
— 7 nights
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Isle of Skye
— 6 nights
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 6 nights
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St. Helier, Jersey

Explore hidden gems such as Elizabeth Castle and Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our St. Helier trip planner.

Rochester, USA to St. Helier is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Rochester to St. Helier due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Rochester in April since evenings lows in St. Helier dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Swanage.

Things to do in St. Helier

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 22 — 27:

6
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Swanage, Isle of Purbeck

Swanage is a coastal town and civil parish in the south east of Dorset, England. Step off the beaten path and head to Lulworth Cove and Weymouth Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Swanage: Bournemouth Beach (in Bournemouth) and Worbarrow Bay (in Tyneham). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Monkey World, step into the grandiose world of Corfe Castle, enjoy the sea views from Anvil Point Lighthouse, and take in the pleasant sights at South West Coast Path - Dancing Ledge and Langton Matravers.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Swanage day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from St. Helier to Swanage takes 6 hours. Traveling from St. Helier in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Swanage, with lows around 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to London.

Things to do in Swanage

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 27 — May 3:

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London

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Speed Boats Tours and Royal Pavilion. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: Brighton (Brighton Palace Pier & Gustamps). And it doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, and take an in-depth tour of The British Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our London trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Swanage to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in London, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to York.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 3 — 10:

6
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York

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like York City Walls and Lincoln Cathedral. Explore York's surroundings by going to Steep Hill (in Lincoln), Scarborough (Peasholm Park & Scarborough Beach) and Whitby (Whitby Abbey, Church of Saint Mary, Whitby, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, snap pictures at The Humber Bridge, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Yorkshire Wildlife Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the York trip planner.

Traveling by train from London to York takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 61°F in May, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Llandudno.

Things to do in York

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 10 — 16:

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Llandudno

Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Explore hidden gems such as Great Orme and Bodnant Garden. Change things up with these side-trips from Llandudno: Caernarfon Castle (in Caernarfon), Zipline (in Blaenau Ffestiniog) and National Slate Museum (in Llanberis). Spend the 20th (Mon) exploring nature at Snowdonia National Park. And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Llandudno Promenade, see the interesting displays at Merseyside Maritime Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gloddaeth United Church, and take a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Llandudno day trip app.

You can drive from York to Llandudno in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Ullapool.

Things to do in Llandudno

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 16 — 23:

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Ullapool

Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Step off the beaten path and head to Lael Forest Walks and Inverpolly Nature Reserve. Venture out of the city with trips to Scourie Bay (in Scourie), Lochinver (Highland Stoneware, Baddidarroch, Culag Woods, &more) and Handa Island Wildlife Reserve (in Handa Island). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Stac Pollaidh Mountain, look for gifts at The Captain's Cabin, identify plant and animal life at Shieldaig Falconry, and tee off at Gairloch Golf Club.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Ullapool trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Llandudno to Ullapool by car takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Llandudno in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Ullapool, with lows of 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Stornoway.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 23 — 30:

7
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Stornoway, Lewis and Harris

Step off the beaten path and head to Calanais Standing Stones and Traigh Bhostadh (Bosta Beach). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stornoway: Isle of Harris (Huisinis Beach, Essence of Harris, &more), Carloway (Leathad Ard Garden Visits & Blue Pig Studio) and Bosta (Bostadh) Iron Age House (in Great Bernera).

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Stornoway trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Ullapool to Stornoway by car takes about 3.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Stornoway are 54°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Stornoway

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 6:

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Isle of Skye

Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Quiraing and Trotternish Ridge. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, head outdoors with Waternish Point, stop by The Isle of Skye Soap Company, and admire the sheer force of RHA Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Isle of Skye trip maker app.

You can travel from Stornoway to Isle of Skye in 4 hours. June in Isle of Skye sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Transportation
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 12:

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Edinburgh

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Princes Street Gardens and St Giles' Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Edinburgh: Rosslyn Chapel (in Roslin), The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel (in Glasgow) and Bamburgh Castle (in Bamburgh). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, stroll through Calton Hill, and make a trip to The Royal Mile.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Edinburgh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 12 — 19:

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · 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.