10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Glasgow
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lockerbie
— 1 night
Drive
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Jedburgh
— 1 night
Drive
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Alnwick
— 1 night
Drive
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Haltwhistle
— 1 night
Drive
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Hexham
— 1 night
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Glasgow

— 2 nights

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Glasgow is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, explore the engaging exhibits at Glasgow Science Centre, enjoy breathtaking views from Glasgow Tower, and appreciate the history behind Homeless Jesus Statue.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Glasgow trip planning tool.

Sydney, Australia to Glasgow is an approximately 25.5-hour flight. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to Glasgow due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Sydney in October, plan for cooler days in Glasgow, with highs around 15°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Lockerbie.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 4:

Lockerbie

— 1 night
Lockerbie is a town in Dumfries and Galloway, southwestern Scotland. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): head outdoors with Wetjets, then stroll through Lockerbie Garden of Remembrance, and then identify plant and animal life at Eskrigg Nature Reserve.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Lockerbie route planner.

You can drive from Glasgow to Lockerbie in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Lockerbie are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Jedburgh.

Things to do in Lockerbie

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 4 — 5:

Jedburgh

— 1 night
Jedburgh is a town and former royal burgh in the Scottish Borders and the traditional county town of the historic county of Roxburghshire.LocationJedburgh lies on the Jed Water, a tributary of the River Teviot. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mary Queen of Scots' Visitor Centre, explore the historical opulence of Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum, then explore the ancient world of Jedburgh Abbey, and finally make a trip to Carter Bar.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Jedburgh trip planner.

Drive from Lockerbie to Jedburgh in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Lockerbie in October, plan for little chillier nights in Jedburgh, with lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Alnwick.

Things to do in Jedburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 6:

Alnwick

— 1 night
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): view the masterpieces at The Alnwick Gallery, explore the activities along Embleton Bay, then explore the historical opulence of The Alnwick Garden, and finally step into the grandiose world of Alnwick Castle.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Alnwick sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Jedburgh to Alnwick takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Haltwhistle.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 7:

Haltwhistle

— 1 night
Haltwhistle is a small town and civil parish in Northumberland, England, 10mi east of Brampton, near Hadrian's Wall. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Crackers Soft Play, make a trip to Sycamore Gap, and then make a trip to Cawfields Roman Wall.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Haltwhistle day trip planning tool.

Getting from Alnwick to Haltwhistle by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Alnwick in October, you will find days in Haltwhistle are little chillier (13°C), and nights are about the same (6°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hexham.

Things to do in Haltwhistle

Fun & Games · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 7 — 8:

Hexham

— 1 night
Hexham is a market town and civil parish in Northumberland, England, south of the River Tyne, and was the administrative centre for the Tynedale district from 1974 to 2009. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): hike along Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Hexham travel itinerary planner.

Hexham is just a short distance from Haltwhistle. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Hexham

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 9:
Highlights from your trip

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · 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.

Dumfries and Galloway travel guide

4.4
Gardens · History Museums · Specialty Museums
The mild climate and gentle landscapes of Dumfries and Galloway unavoidably influence the region’s culture, history, and everyday life. The region includes three National Scenic Areas, with numerous short- and long-distance walking paths and mountain bike trails. The rolling hills and lush valleys of this area hide some of the country’s most idyllic towns. This is one of Scotland’s sunniest regions, boasting some of the finest gardens in the entire country. Long accustomed to welcoming tourists from around the globe, even the smallest of the region’s attractions often include a convenient visitor center and a small local museum.