The United Kingdom or Great Britain comprises England, Scotland, Wales and Nothern Ireland. London, the capital of United Kingdom is the most visited city break by Indians and a popular Summer destination. Scotland and Wales offer pristine countryside, stunning drives and excellent weather and therefore extremely popular with Summer traveller especially one looking for a Self drive.

Popularity of Hollywoods movies such as Skyfall in India have enhanced appeal of Scotland and Wales and it is increasingly opted for by International travellers looking for countryside experience with a bit of heritage and offbeat.

Destinations Of United Kingdom

Visa, Season and Access

Visa: Visas need to be pre-approved with British Embassy. Passport validity of 6 months from date of issuance, travel itinerary and Hotel reservations are required before making visa application. UK Visas take time during Summer period and therefore Visa application well in advance is recommended.

Season: England, Scotland and Wales is best visited via a self drive itinerary starting from London or York. May - Sept would be the best season to arrive with July - August being the warmest months. UK overall can be windy, rainy and overall has unpredictable weather patterns.

Major Airport(s): London (London Heathrow Airport)

Expert Speak

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