16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 1 day
2
Cambridge
— 1 night
3
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
4
Cardiff
— 1 night
5
Penzance
— 1 night
6
Bath
— 1 night
7
Drumnadrochit
— 1 night
8
Luss
— 1 day
9
Callander
— 1 day
10
Edinburgh
— 1 night
11
York
— 1 night
12
Skipton
— 1 night
13
Ingleton
— Few hours
14
Windermere
— 1 night
15
Manchester
— 1 night

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London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 15th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, then steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the London trip maker.

Manchester to London is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In October, daytime highs in London are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Cambridge.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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Cambridge

Cambridge
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Fitzwilliam Museum.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cambridge travel planner.

Traveling by train from London to Cambridge takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 16th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Cambridge

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fitzwilliam Museum
Fitzwilliam Museum

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Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. On the 17th (Wed), look for gifts at Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop, then explore the historical opulence of Warwick Castle, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Barn, and finally look for gifts at Waterside Food and Craft Market.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Stratford-upon-Avon tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cambridge to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cardiff.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Warwick Castle
Highlights from your plan
Waterside Food and Craft Market ©
Waterside Food and Craft Market
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop ©
Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop

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Cardiff

Cardiff
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Cardiff online route planner.

Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Cardiff in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In October in Cardiff, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 11°C at night. You will leave for Penzance on the 18th (Thu).

Things to do in Cardiff

Nightlife · Parks · Outdoors

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Penzance

Penzance ©
Penzance is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom. Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount and then get outside with Kernow Coasteering.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Penzance trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Cardiff to Penzance by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Penzance

Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

St. Michael's Mount
Highlights from your plan
Kernow Coasteering ©
Kernow Coasteering
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount

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Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge and then steep yourself in history at The Roman Baths.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bath online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Penzance to Bath takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Drumnadrochit.

Things to do in Bath

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Pulteney Bridge ©
Pulteney Bridge

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Drumnadrochit

Drumnadrochit ©
Drumnadrochit is a village in the Highland local government council area of Scotland, lying on the west shore of Loch Ness, at the foot of Glen Urquhart.HistoryThe settlement grew up around a bridge over the River Enrick and the name Drumnadrochit derives from the Scottish Gaelic 'druim na drochaid' meaning the 'Ridge of the Bridge'. On the 21st (Sun), see the interesting displays at Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle, then contemplate the waterfront views at Loch Ness, then contemplate the long history of Fort Augustus Abbey, and finally stop by Clog and Craft Shop.

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You can fly from Bath to Drumnadrochit in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Drumnadrochit can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Luss.

Things to do in Drumnadrochit

Historic Sites · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Clog and Craft Shop, Loch Ness, Fort Augustus Abbey
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Fort Augustus Abbey ©
Fort Augustus Abbey
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition ©
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition

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Luss

Luss ©
Luss is a village in Argyll & Bute, Scotland, on the west bank of Loch Lomond. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): head outdoors with Conic Hill and then buy something for everyone on your list at Loch Lomond Shores.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Luss trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Drumnadrochit to Luss takes 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Callander.

Things to do in Luss

Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Loch Lomond Shores, Conic Hill
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Loch Lomond Shores ©
Loch Lomond Shores
Conic Hill ©
Conic Hill

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Callander

Callander
Callander is a small town in the council area of Stirling, Scotland, situated on the River Teith. To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Callander trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Luss to Callander takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. You will leave for Edinburgh on the 23rd (Tue).

Things to do in Callander

Outdoors · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 23:

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, then look for gifts at Aquila, then admire the masterpieces at Urbane Art Gallery, and finally step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh tour itinerary planning app.

Drive from Callander to Edinburgh in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Urbane Art Gallery ©
Urbane Art Gallery

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York

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): stop by Hebden Tea Company, take a stroll through York Shambles, then admire the striking features of York Minster, then delve into the distant past at York City Walls, and finally get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our York trip tool.

You can take a train from Edinburgh to York in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October in York, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Skipton.

Things to do in York

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
York Shambles ©
York Shambles
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

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Skipton

Skipton ©
Skipton is a market town and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Mother Shipton's Cave, explore the ancient world of Fountains Abbey, and then stop by Oldest Sweet Shop In England.

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Traveling by car from York to Skipton takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. October in Skipton sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Ingleton.

Things to do in Skipton

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Fountains Abbey, Oldest Sweet Shop In England, Mother Shipton's Cave, East Riddlesden Hall, National Trust, Salts Mill
Highlights from your plan
Mother Shipton's Cave ©
Mother Shipton's Cave
Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Salts Mill ©
Salts Mill

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Ingleton

Ingleton ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ingleton Waterfalls Trail.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ingleton trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Skipton to Ingleton takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October in Ingleton, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Ingleton

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Ingleton Waterfalls Trail ©
Ingleton Waterfalls Trail

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Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. On the 27th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, then explore the activities along Tarn Hows, and then see the interesting displays at Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Windermere trip planner.

You can drive from Ingleton to Windermere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Manchester.

Things to do in Windermere

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tarn Hows, Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
Highlights from your plan
Tarn Hows ©
Tarn Hows
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House ©
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House

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Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at Liverpool Cathedral, view the masterpieces at Walker Art Gallery, and then engage your brain at Science and Industry Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Manchester online journey maker.

You can drive from Windermere to Manchester in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Manchester can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 29th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Liverpool
Highlights from your plan
Walker Art Gallery ©
Walker Art Gallery
Liverpool Cathedral
Liverpool Cathedral
Science and Industry Museum ©
Science and Industry Museum

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