15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
1
London
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Moreton-in-Marsh
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Lochinver
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Gairloch
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Portinscale
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
7
York
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
End: London

2
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.
Get some historical perspective at Tower of London and St. Paul's Cathedral. Shop till you drop at Camden Market and Covent Garden. There's much more to do: browse the range of quality goods at Harrods, make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and stroll through Piccadilly Circus.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the London road trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to London. April in London sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in London

Shopping Historic Sites Nightlife
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

1
night
Moreton-in-Marsh

Moreton-in-Marsh ©
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. On the 10th (Wed), stop by Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, stop by Jaffe & Neale Bookshop and Cafe Stow, sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, then look for gifts at Alain Rouveure Galleries, and finally stop by The Cotswold Cheese Company.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Moreton-in-Marsh trip itinerary planning website .

You can take a train from London to Moreton-in-Marsh in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. April in Moreton-in-Marsh sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Lochinver.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Shopping Breweries & Distilleries Nightlife

Side Trips

Alain Rouveure Galleries, Jaffe & Neale Bookshop and Cafe Stow, Cotswolds Distillery
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Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop ©
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Alain Rouveure Galleries ©
Alain Rouveure Galleries

1
night
Lochinver

Lochinver ©
Lochinver is a village on the coast in the Assynt district of Sutherland, Highland, Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): look for gifts at Highland Stoneware, Baddidarroch, then rejuvenate with a delicious beverage at The Culkein Store, then head off the coast to Handa Island Wildlife Reserve, and finally kick back and relax at Scourie Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Clachtoll Beach Campsite and then kick back and relax at Oldshoremore Beach.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Lochinver online travel route planner .

Explore your travel options from Moreton-in-Marsh to Lochinver with the Route module. Traveling from Moreton-in-Marsh in April, expect nights in Lochinver to be about the same, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Lochinver

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Clachtoll Beach Campsite, The Jammery Culkein, Handa Island Wildlife Reserve, Oldshoremore Beach, Scourie Bay
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Handa Island Wildlife Reserve ©
Handa Island Wildlife Reserve
Oldshoremore Beach ©
Oldshoremore Beach
Clachtoll Beach Campsite ©
Clachtoll Beach Campsite

2
nights
Gairloch

Gairloch ©
Gairloch is a village, civil parish and community on the shores of Loch Gairloch in Wester Ross, in the North-West Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): play a few rounds at Gairloch Golf Club, then admire the sheer force of Victoria Falls, then look for all kinds of wild species at Shieldaig Falconry, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Red Point Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: choose your vessel at Glendale Self Drive Boat Hire, stop by Perfume Studio, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Gruinard Bay Caravan Park.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Gairloch road trip planner.

Drive from Lochinver to Gairloch in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in Gairloch

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Red Point Beach, Perfume Studio
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Red Point Beach ©
Red Point Beach
Perfume Studio ©
Perfume Studio
Gairloch Golf Club ©
Gairloch Golf Club

1
night
Portinscale

Portinscale ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): look for gifts at George Fisher Ltd, look for gifts at Alexandra's of Keswick, then look for gifts at Ye Olde Friars, then take in the pleasant sights at Alpacaly Ever After, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Buttermere. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Helm Crag, look for gifts at Grasmere Chocolate Cottage, stop by The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, then stop by Herdy, and finally stop by Sam Read Book Shop.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Portinscale itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Gairloch to Portinscale takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. April in Portinscale sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Grasmere, Keswick, Sam Read Book Shop, Buttermere Lake
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Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag
The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop ©
The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Do your shopping at Eddie's Seafood Market and The Marshmallow Lady. Visit Edinburgh Castle and St Giles' Cathedral for their historical value. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, steep yourself in history at Palace of Holyroodhouse, don't miss a visit to Real Mary King's Close, and stop by Cranachan & Crowdie.

Discover how to plan a Edinburgh trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Portinscale to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Edinburgh when traveling from Portinscale in April, with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Shopping Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close

2
nights
York

York ©
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.
On the 20th (Sat), look for gifts at The Imaginarium, look for gifts at The Cat Gallery, look for gifts at Rue B, take a stroll through York Shambles, then look for gifts at Hebden Tea Company, and finally look for gifts at Pylones. Keep things going the next day: browse the different shops at Stonegate, stop by Waterstones, then look for gifts at Mor Music, then stop by Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, and finally steep yourself in history at Treasurer's House.

For more things to do and tourist information, refer to the York trip planner .

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to York takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in York

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
Treasurer's House ©
Treasurer's House
The Imaginarium ©
The Imaginarium

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