25 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

25 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: Washington DC
+2
Bus + Fly + Train:  7 h
1
London
— 4 nights
Bus:  3 h
2
Bristol
— 1 night
Train:  4 h 30 min
3
Haverfordwest
— 1 night
Train:  4 h 30 min
4
Bristol
— 1 night
Bus:  3 h
5
London
— 3 nights
bus:  3 h 30 min
6
Leeds
— 1 night
Train:  30 min
7
York
— 1 day
Train:  30 min
8
Leeds
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
9
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
10
Glasgow, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
11
Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
12
Glasgow, Scotland
— 1 night
train:  4 h 30 min
13
London
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Bus:  11 h 30 min
End: Washington DC

4
nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Fine Art & UnNatural History, National Gallery, Borough Market, and other attractions. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the London trip itinerary maker website.

Washington DC, USA to London is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of bus, flight, and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of subway, flight, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Washington DC to London. In December, plan for daily highs up to 50°F, and evening lows to 39°F. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bristol.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Oxford
Highlights from your plan
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Oxford University Museum of Natural History ©
Oxford University Museum of Natural History

1
night
Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
You've now added St Peter's Church to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bristol Cathedral and then explore the ancient world of St Peter's Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bristol trip planner.

Traveling by train from London to Bristol takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Haverfordwest.

Things to do in Bristol

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bristol Cathedral ©
Bristol Cathedral
St Peter's Church ©
St Peter's Church

1
night
Haverfordwest

Haverfordwest ©
Haverfordwest is the county town of Pembrokeshire, Wales, and serves as the county's principal commercial and administrative centre. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Haverfordwest Town Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Haverfordwest day trip planner.

You can drive from Bristol to Haverfordwest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Haverfordwest are 50°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. On the 23rd (Mon), you're off to Bristol.

Things to do in Haverfordwest

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Haverfordwest Town Museum ©
Haverfordwest Town Museum

1
night
Bristol

Bristol
To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bristol trip builder site.

Drive from Haverfordwest to Bristol in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 24th (Tue), you'll travel to London.

Things to do in Bristol

Nightlife Parks Outdoors

3
nights
London

London ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes St. Pancras Old Church, BODY WORLDS London and Brompton Cemetery.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the London online vacation maker.

You can take a train from Bristol to London in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Leeds.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
St. Pancras Old Church ©
St. Pancras Old Church
BODY WORLDS London ©
BODY WORLDS London
Brompton Cemetery ©
Brompton Cemetery

1
night
Leeds

Leeds ©
One of the most cosmopolitan, innovative, and prosperous cities in the country, Leeds went from a run-down mill town to a hip 21st-century urban center in just a few decades.
You've now added Leeds Art Gallery to your itinerary. On the 27th (Fri), admire the striking features of Leeds Town Hall and then explore the world behind art at Leeds Art Gallery.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Leeds sightseeing planning tool.

You can take a train from London to Leeds in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In December in Leeds, expect temperatures between 46°F during the day and 37°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for York.

Things to do in Leeds

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Leeds Art Gallery ©
Leeds Art Gallery
Leeds Town Hall ©
Leeds Town Hall

1
day
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes St. Mary's Abbey. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): admire the striking features of St. Mary's Abbey, then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and then wander the streets of York Shambles.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the York trip planner.

York is just a stone's throw from Leeds. Expect a daytime high around 48°F in December, and nighttime lows around 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Leeds.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
York Minster ©
York Minster
York Shambles ©
York Shambles
St. Mary's Abbey ©
St. Mary's Abbey

2
nights
Leeds

Leeds ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Armouries Museum as well as Kirkstall Abbey.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Leeds online route planner.

Leeds is very close to York. On the 30th (Mon), you'll travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Leeds

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Royal Armouries Museum ©
Royal Armouries Museum
Kirkstall Abbey ©
Kirkstall Abbey

3
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Arthur's Seat as well as Palace of Holyroodhouse. Do some cultural sightseeing at National Museum of Scotland and Greyfriars Kirkyard.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh online trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Leeds to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 47°F in December, and nighttime lows around 36°F. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 2:
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse
Greyfriars Kirkyard ©
Greyfriars Kirkyard

2
nights
Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
You've added Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End, Glasgow Cathedral, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Thu), explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and then take a stroll through Glasgow West End. On the next day, stroll the grounds of The Necropolis, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Glasgow Cathedral, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Clydeside Distillery.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Glasgow visit planner.

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to Glasgow takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 44°F in January, and nighttime lows around 35°F. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Glasgow

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
The Necropolis ©
The Necropolis
Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

2
nights
Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Isle of Skye trip planner.

You can drive from Glasgow to Isle of Skye in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 46°F, and evening lows to 38°F. On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel to Glasgow.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Outdoors Tours Parks
Find places to stay Jan 4 — 6:

1
night
Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow
Make your Glasgow itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Isle of Skye to Glasgow by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 7th (Tue), you're off to London.

Things to do in Glasgow

Nightlife Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 7:

2
nights
London

London ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Victoria and Albert Museum as well as Sir John Soane's Museum. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Sir John Soane's Museum and then admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the London day trip planner.

Getting from Glasgow to London by combination of flight and train takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in London

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Victoria and Albert Museum ©
Victoria and Albert Museum
Sir John Soane's Museum ©
Sir John Soane's Museum

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