4 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

4 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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4 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
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London
— 1 night
train:  1​h
2
Reading
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: London

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, then enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, then make a trip to Big Ben, and finally step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the London travel planning site .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to London. In July, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Reading.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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Reading

Reading is a large, historically important town in Berkshire, England, of which it is the county town. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Loddon Nature Reserve, get your game on at Reload Laser Clay Shooting Range, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Reading itinerary planner.

Getting from London to Reading by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Reading

Wildlife Outdoors Nature
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Room Escape Games
Reload Laser Clay Shooting Range ©
Reload Laser Clay Shooting Range
Loddon Nature Reserve ©
Loddon Nature Reserve

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 22nd (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, then don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Reading to Edinburgh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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