17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Fly to Manchester, Train to Llandudno
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Llandudno
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pembroke
— 2 nights
Drive
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Wareham
— 2 nights
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Drive to Lymington, Ferry to Yarmouth, Drive to Newport
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Newport, Isle of Wight
— 2 nights
Ferry to Portsmouth Portsea IOW Car Ferry Terminal, Fly to Inverness
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Inverness
— 2 nights
Drive
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Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
Drive
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Fort William
— 2 nights
Drive
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Alnwick
— 2 nights
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Llandudno — 2 nights

Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Capel Garmon Burial Chamber and Conwy Quays Marina. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Llandudno: Beaumaris (Beaumaris Castle & Starida Puffin Island Cruises & Sea Fishing Trips), Caernarfon Castle (in Caernarfon) and Zipline (in Blaenau Ffestiniog). And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier, go for a walk through Llandudno Promenade, step into the grandiose world of Conwy Castle, and stroll through Great Orme.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Llandudno trip itinerary tool.

Milan, Italy to Llandudno is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Milan in August: highs in Llandudno hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Pembroke.
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Pembroke — 2 nights

Pembroke is a historic settlement and was the county town of Pembrokeshire in West Wales. On the 15th (Mon), get to know the resident critters at Folly Farm and then explore the ancient world of Narberth Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Heatherton World of Activities and then step into the grandiose world of Pembroke Castle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Pembroke trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Llandudno to Pembroke by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Wareham.
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Wareham — 2 nights

Wareham is an historic market town and, under the name Wareham Town, a civil parish, in the English county of Dorset. On the 17th (Wed), brush up on your military savvy at The Tank Museum, identify plant and animal life at Monkey World, then explore the striking landscape at Lulworth Cove, and finally take an in-depth tour of Corfe Castle Town Trust Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cool off at Dorset Adventure Park, explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Durlston Country Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Wareham journey planner.

Drive from Pembroke to Wareham in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Wareham can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Newport.
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Newport, Isle of Wight — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, admire the natural beauty at Godshill Model Village, then stop by Island Gems, and finally step into the grandiose world of Carisbrooke Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Monkey Haven - Primate Rescue Centre, then steep yourself in history at Osborne House, and then don't miss a visit to Newtown Old Town Hall.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Newport vacation builder website.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Wareham to Newport in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Newport are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Inverness.
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Inverness — 2 nights

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield and then learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour. On the next day, explore the activities along River Ness, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Inverness route planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Newport to Inverness takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Newport in August since evenings lows in Inverness dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Isle of Skye.
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Isle of Skye — 2 nights

Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr, explore the striking landscape at Kilt Rock, and then explore the striking landscape at The Quiraing. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Eilean Donan Castle, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Talisker Distillery, then relax in the rural setting at The Oyster Shed, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at The Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Isle of Skye trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Inverness to Isle of Skye in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Isle of Skye can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to drive to Fort William.
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Fort William — 2 nights

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. On the 25th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, then examine the collection at West Highland Museum, then explore the striking landscape of Glencoe National Nature Reserve, and finally snap pictures at Glenfinnan Viaduct.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Fort William online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Fort William takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Alnwick.
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Alnwick — 2 nights

Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, delve into the distant past at Lindisfarne Priory, and then explore the historical opulence of The Alnwick Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Alnwick Castle and then explore the historical opulence of Warkworth Castle & Hermitage.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Alnwick trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Fort William to Alnwick in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. August in Alnwick sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to fly back home.
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United Kingdom travel guide

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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.
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