Top UK Attractions for the Ultimate Road Trip – [Infographic]

Travel beyond the wonders of London on a road trip of a lifetime and you’ll discover the United Kingdom has so much to offer. From ancient landscapes and stately homes to theme parks, zoos and magical tours, there is always an exciting experience just around the corner.

Our island nation has thousands of miles of beautiful coastline, as well as inland areas of natural beauty, historic sites dating to the early ages of mankind and cutting edge museums and adventure activities.

What’s the best bit about all of this? If you’re travelling from the United States, Canada or China, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by how quickly you can travel from location to location. The UK is a diverse holiday destination and is small enough the travel around your favourite sights in a matter of days.

With fantastic vehicle rental and satnav options, the full UK road tour experience in just a few clicks away!

Our vehicle recommendations are as follows

  • Minibus for Legoland
  • 4×4 into the Mountains of Wales
  • Small compact Auto into London

 

Alton Towers

A hotel, waterpark and theme park all set in the gardens of an old English home. Alton Towers offers everything from adrenaline-fueled thrill rides to relaxing spa days.

Buckingham Palace

The London residence of the royal family since 1837. Tours are available and don’t miss the changing of the guard!

The Beatles Story, Liverpool

George, Paul, John and Ringo shot to superstardom in the 1960s, but their roots lay in the humble Cavern Club in their home town of Liverpool.

Edinburgh Castle

Slap bang in the middle of Scotland’s capital city stands Edinburgh Castle, a popular historic fortress that dominates the skyline.

Chester Zoo

As one of the top ten zoos in the world, Chester Zoo offers 400 acres of land that’s home to 700 species and over 9000 animals.

LegoLand

A unique family fun park and chance to celebrate the childhood wonder of Lego.

The Making of Harry Potter

See the authentic props, breathtaking sets and original costumes from the global phenomenon that is the Harry Potter film franchise.

Stonehenge

A prehistoric monument consisting of 13 foot high standing stones. Researchers have suggested the henge is an ancient astronomical observatory, a magical place of healing or a possible site of alien activity.

The West End

It’s the Broadway of London and the heart of British theatre. The West End hosts the biggest and best shows with regular tours of The Lion King, Wicked and the latest debuts.