12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 1 night
2
Brighton
— 1 day
3
Salisbury
— 1 night
4
Bath
— 1 night
5
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
6
Liverpool
— 2 nights
7
Whitby
— 1 night
8
London
— Few hours
9
Oxford
— 2 nights

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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.
You've added Abbey Road, Harry Potter Shop at Platform 9 3/4, Highgate Cemetery, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 18th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Abbey Road, thenstop by Harry Potter Shop at Platform 9 3/4, thenstroll the grounds of Highgate Cemetery, and finally get a taste of local nightlife at The Jack the Ripper Tour With Ripper Vision.

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Pittsburgh, USA to London is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Pittsburgh to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Pittsburgh in May, things will get slightly colder in London: highs are around °F and lows about °F. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Brighton.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Nightlife Tours
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Highgate Cemetery ©
Highgate Cemetery
Harry Potter Shop at Platform 9 3/4 ©
Harry Potter Shop at Platform 9 3/4
The Jack the Ripper Tour With Ripper Vision ©

1
day
Brighton

Brighton
Once a sleepy little fishing village, Brighton is a modern seaside town known for its Asian architecture and a large gay community.
To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Brighton itinerary planning app.

You can take a train from London to Brighton in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You'll set off for Salisbury on the 19th (Sun).

Things to do in Brighton

Nightlife Outdoors Parks
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Salisbury

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. You've now added Longleat House to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Longleat House.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Salisbury trip planning tool.

Drive from Brighton to Salisbury in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Salisbury are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Longleat House
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Longleat House ©
Longleat House

1
night
Bath

Bath
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bath trip maker website.

Getting from Salisbury to Bath by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. You will leave for Stratford-upon-Avon on the 21st (Tue).

Things to do in Bath

Nightlife Outdoors Parks
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night
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. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Shakespeare's Grave and then admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Stratford-upon-Avon trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Bath to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. May in Stratford-upon-Avon sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Museums
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Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall ©
Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall
Shakespeare's Grave ©
Shakespeare's Grave

2
nights
Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
You've added Casbah Coffee Club, Beatles Statue, Pier Head, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take a leisurely stroll along Pier Head and then appreciate the history behind Beatles Statue.

Discover how to plan a Liverpool trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Liverpool in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Liverpool sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Whitby.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife
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Mendips - John Lennon Home ©
Mendips - John Lennon Home
Casbah Coffee Club ©
Casbah Coffee Club
Bombed Out Church ©
Bombed Out Church

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night
Whitby

Whitby ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Whitby Abbey. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Whitby Museum, look for gifts at Justin Chocolatier, don't miss a visit to 199 Steps, thenexplore the ancient world of Whitby Abbey, and finally enjoy the sea views from Whitby Lighthouse.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Whitby trip planner.

Traveling by car from Liverpool to Whitby takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Whitby can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Whitby

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Whitby Museum ©
Whitby Museum
199 Steps ©
199 Steps
Whitby Lighthouse ©
Whitby Lighthouse

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hours
London

London ©
You've now added Westminster to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): wander the streets of Westminster.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the London online trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of bus and train from Whitby to London in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sat) before leaving for Oxford.

Things to do in London

Neighborhoods
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Westminster ©
Westminster

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nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): stop by Fudge Kitchen, see the interesting displays at Vale & Downland Museum, learn about winemaking at Woodchester Valley Vineyard, steep yourself in history at National Trust - Great Coxwell Barn, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Faringdon Folly Tower, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's C Of E Church. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Stanlake Park Wine Estate, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Snelsmore Common Country Park, contemplate the long history of Shaw House, examine the collection at Oxford Bus Museum, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Church.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Oxford trip builder.

Drive from London to Oxford in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Oxford are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oxford

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Newbury, Faringdon, Woodstock, Woodchester Valley Vineyard, Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary
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Woodchester Valley Vineyard ©
Woodchester Valley Vineyard
Dorchester Abbey ©
Dorchester Abbey
St. Martin's Church ©
St. Martin's Church

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