5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Durham
— 1 day
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Edinburgh
— 2 nights
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Holy Island
— 1 night
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Bamburgh
— Few hours
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Rothbury
— 1 night

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Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. On the 8th (Wed), get your game on at Adventure Valley, then deepen your understanding at Hall Hill Farm, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Low Burnhall Woods.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Durham trip planner.

Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Durham

Fun & Games · Parks · Wildlife
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Entertainment Center
Adventure Valley
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Educational Site
Hall Hill Farm
4.7

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 9th (Thu), examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh day trip planning site.

Take a train from Durham to Edinburgh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Holy Island.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Nature
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
4.4
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Must see
The Royal Mile
4.5

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Holy Island

Holy Island ©
On the 11th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin, explore the historical opulence of Lindisfarne Castle, and then make a trip to Lindisfarne Priory.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Holy Island trip planning site.

Drive from Edinburgh to Holy Island in 2 hours. In August in Holy Island, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bamburgh.

Things to do in Holy Island

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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Bamburgh

Bamburgh
Bamburgh is a village and civil parish on the coast of Northumberland, England. Start your trip to Bamburgh by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Bamburgh is just a short distance from Holy Island. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You'll set off for Rothbury on the 11th (Sat).

Things to do in Bamburgh

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

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Rothbury

Rothbury ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): kick back and relax at Warkworth Beach and then steep yourself in history at Cragside House and Gardens.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rothbury trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bamburgh to Rothbury takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Rothbury sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Rothbury

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Architectural Building
Cragside House and Gardens
4.8

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