Great British bucket list: Things to do in the UK before you die

Epic experiences and must-visit places to tick off your holiday bucket list

Updated: 
coasteering in pembrokeshire

Britain is filled with amazing places, outstanding experiences and terrific sights to see before you die. With splendid mountain scenery, incredible coastlines and an array of vibrant cities, there is enough for you to spend a lifetime exploring the best of the UK.

SEE ALSO: The ultimate travel bucket list: 50 places to see before you die

SEE ALSO: How well do you know these British landmarks?


With a whole host of adventures, cultural sites and natural wonders you won't find anywhere else in the world, there is no better place to escape than right here at home.

England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland each have their unique treasures and landscapes that make for an epic holiday in Britain. From coasteering in Pembrokeshire to witnessing the Northern Lights in Caithness or the Galloway Forest Park, we've picked some of the most unforgettable things to add to your travel bucket list.

Whether you're searching for Britain's best drive, the finest view in England or a surprising city break, there's an experience for you. In Northern Ireland, you can enter the world of fantasy by visiting the Dark Hedges, or visit the world's oldest occupied castle in Windsor, England. A tour of the works from the world's most notorious graffiti artist is a must in Bristol, while the Gobbins Coastal Path is an excellent alternative to the Giant's Causeway.

Explore our pick of some of the best things to do in the UK and tick off your holiday bucket list.

UK bucket list: Things to do in Britain before you die

UK bucket list: Things to do in Britain before you die


Plane lands at "most stunning landing spot in the world"

The best Bristol has to offer, from TripAdvisor users