United Kingdom

Tour United Kingdom

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Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park
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The United Kingdom is a land of natural beauty, with plenty of highlights to explore. From the rugged coastline and stunning seaside towns of Cornwall in the south west, to the wild landscapes of Scotland in the north, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

In the north of England, you'll find the dramatic Lake District National Park, home to soaring mountains, peaceful lakes and rushing waterfalls. This is also where you'll find Hadrian's Wall, a Roman fortification that stretches for 73 miles across the country.

Heading south, don't miss out on spending time in the charming Cotswolds region. With its rolling hills and picturesque villages, it's easy to see why this area is so popular with tourists.

And of course, no visit to the United Kingdom would be complete without a trip to London – one of the world's most vibrant and exciting cities. From its iconic landmarks such as Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace, to its trendy restaurants and lively nightlife, there's something for everyone to enjoy in London.

So if you're looking for an adventure full of natural beauty, the United Kingdom is definitely the place to go. With so much to see and do, you'll be spoilt for choice!

Total land area (km2)
241,930
Total land area (km2)
Population (as of 2020)
67,886,011
Population (as of 2020)
Capital city
London
Capital city
Currency
Pound sterling (GBP)
Currency
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Highest temperature
8.45
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Temperature (Avg)
precipitation
1,220
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Precipitation (Avg)

Geeky Facts about United Kingdom

Fact 1

The first postage stamp was created in UK. It was designed in May 1840 and it featured the figure of Queen Victoria.

Fact 2

Golf was invented in Scotland and is considered a national sport today.

Fact 3

The British consume about 100 million cups of tea every day – that’s nearly 36 billion a year.

Tours in United Kingdom

UK 3 Peaks Challenge

UK 3 Peaks Challenge

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Activity Level
3 - Average

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