13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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1
London
— 2 nights
2
Bath
— 2 nights
3
Norwich
— 2 nights
4
Aberdeen
— 1 night
5
Edinburgh
— 3 nights

2
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace. Get a sense of the local culture at Natural History Museum and The British Museum. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, and don't miss a visit to Tower of London.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the London trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Brisbane in January, things will get much colder in London: highs are around 9°C and lows about 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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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.
On the 12th (Tue), contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, then see the interesting displays at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, and then delve into the distant past at Stonehenge. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Somerset Crafts, steep yourself in history at Wells Cathedral, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary & All Saints.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bath online travel planner.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Norwich.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Glastonbury, Wells Cathedral, Stonehenge
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath

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Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, then kick back and relax at Horsey Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Gorleston-on-Sea Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Happisburgh Owl Barn, step into the grandiose world of Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Norwich Cathedral.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Norwich trip maker.

Traveling by car from Bath to Norwich takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Norwich

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Horsey Beach, Happisburgh Owl Barn, Gorleston-on-Sea Beach
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Happisburgh Owl Barn ©
Happisburgh Owl Barn
Horsey Beach ©
Horsey Beach
Gorleston-on-Sea Beach ©
Gorleston-on-Sea Beach

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Aberdeen

Aberdeen ©
The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Aberdeen Maritime Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Dunnottar Castle, and then take a stroll through Footdee (Fittie).

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Aberdeen online journey maker.

Getting from Norwich to Aberdeen by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Aberdeen can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

Dunnottar Castle
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Dunnottar Castle ©
Dunnottar Castle
Aberdeen Maritime Museum ©
Aberdeen Maritime Museum
Footdee (Fittie) ©
Footdee (Fittie)

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Saint Paul's Church, then wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, then get a sense of history and politics at The Scottish Parliament, and finally get engrossed in the history at Surgeons' Hall Museums.

Plan trip to Edinburgh with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Aberdeen to Edinburgh by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. On the 19th (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Surgeons' Hall Museums ©
Surgeons' Hall Museums
St Giles' Cathedral ©
St Giles' Cathedral

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