9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
London
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
2
Edinburgh
— 1 night
car:  6​h
3
Gairloch
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Foyers
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Lochinver
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  22​h 45​min
End: Bangkok

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Covent Garden. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, then make a trip to Big Ben, then take in the views from Tower Bridge, and finally shop like a local with Covent Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at National Gallery and then explore the wide array of goods at Harrods.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip builder tool .

Bangkok, Thailand to London is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Bangkok to London, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in October; daily highs in London reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Shopping Museums
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Covent Garden ©
Covent Garden

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 22nd (Tue), don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, then sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip planning website .

You can fly from London to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In October, Edinburgh is little chillier than London - with highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Gairloch.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Childrens Museums Nature
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Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close

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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. On the 23rd (Wed), look for gifts at Perfume Studio, brush up on your military savvy at Russian Arctic Convoy Project, and then identify plant and animal life at Loch Maree. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Gruinard Bay Caravan Park and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Gairloch online trip planner .

Drive from Edinburgh to Gairloch in 4.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Foyers.

Things to do in Gairloch

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve, Perfume Studio, Russian Arctic Convoy Project
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Loch Maree ©
Loch Maree
Russian Arctic Convoy Project ©
Russian Arctic Convoy Project

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Foyers

Foyers ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): look for gifts at Clog and Craft Shop, admire the sheer force of The Falls of Foyers, and then hike along Hillside Path.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Foyers road trip planning app .

Drive from Gairloch to Foyers in 2.5 hours. In October in Foyers, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Lochinver.

Things to do in Foyers

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Clog and Craft Shop
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The Falls of Foyers ©
The Falls of Foyers

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Lochinver

Lochinver ©
Lochinver is a village on the coast in the Assynt district of Sutherland, Highland, Scotland. On the 26th (Sat), stop by Achins Bookshop, then step into the grandiose world of Ardvreck Castle, and then stroll through Achmelvich Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Lochinver trip planner .

You can drive from Foyers to Lochinver in 3 hours. In October in Lochinver, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lochinver

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Achins Bookshop, Ardvreck Castle
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Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Achins Bookshop ©
Achins Bookshop
Ardvreck Castle ©
Ardvreck Castle

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