15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Braithwaite
— 1 night
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Windermere
— 3 nights
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Inverness
— 3 nights
Fly
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Canterbury
— 3 nights
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London
— 4 nights
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Braithwaite — 1 night

Braithwaite is a village in the northern Lake District, in Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): stroll through Central Fells.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Braithwaite trip planner.

London to Braithwaite is an approximately 6-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 58°F in May, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Windermere.
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Windermere — 3 nights

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Your inner history buff will appreciate Townend and St Mary's Church. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Armitt: Museum, Gallery, Library and Windermere Jetty, Museum of Boats, Steam and Stories. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Windermere: Bowness-on-Windermere (St Martin's Church & Brant Fell Above the Bustle), Hardknott Roman Fort (in Eskdale) and Eskdale Mill (in Boot). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Lakeland Museum, admire the striking features of Kendal Parish Church, get to know the fascinating history of Devil's Bridge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael and All Angels Church, Hawkshead.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Windermere holiday planner.

You can drive from Braithwaite to Windermere in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Inverness.
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Inverness — 3 nights

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Get some historical perspective at Beauly Priory and East Church. Museum-lovers will appreciate Moray Motor Museum and Covesea Lighthouse & Royal Navy and Royal Air Force Heritage Centre. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Inverness: Corrimony Chambered Cairn (in Drumnadrochit), Invermoriston (Clog and Craft Shop & Invermoriston Falls) and Glen Affric National Nature Reserve (in Cannich). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Groam House Museum, get engrossed in the history at Highland Archive Centre, cruise along General Wade’s Military Roads, and take in the history at Battlefield Select Tours.

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You can drive from Windermere to Inverness in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In May in Inverness, expect temperatures between 58°F during the day and 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to fly to Canterbury.
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Canterbury — 3 nights

Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Secret Wartime Tunnels and Eastbridge Hospital. Your inner history buff will appreciate Franciscan Gardens and St Anthony of Padua. Get out of town with these interesting Canterbury side-trips: Hythe (Crypt of St. Leonard, St Leonards Church, &more), Mapp & Lucia's Rye (in Rye) and St. Thomas the Martyr (in Winchelsea). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Belmont House and Gardens, kick back and relax at Dumpton Gap, pause for some serene contemplation at Shrine of St Augustine, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Christ Church Gate.

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You can fly from Inverness to Canterbury in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can catch the train to London.
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London — 4 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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Royal Naval College and South Bank. Your inner history buff will appreciate Highgate Cemetery and Petworth House and Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Bignor Roman Villa (in Bignor), Brooklands Museum (in Weybridge) and Amberley (Amberley Museum & Amberley Castle). And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, wander the streets of Primrose Hill, shop like a local with Notting Hill, and explore the landscape on two wheels at BrakeAway Bike Tours.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, go to the London online tour itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Canterbury to London in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. May in London sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 46°F 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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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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