15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly:  23​h
1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Grasmere
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Cheltenham
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
London
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
End: Perth

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, get great views at Calton Hill, and explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planner .

Perth, Australia to Edinburgh is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -8 hour difference. When traveling from Perth in April, plan for much colder days in Edinburgh, with highs around 13°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grasmere.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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Grasmere

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Go for a jaunt from Grasmere to Portinscale to see Alpacaly Ever After about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, take in the dramatic natural features at Helm Crag, and hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Grasmere trip itinerary builder tool .

Drive from Edinburgh to Grasmere in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Alpacaly Ever After, J.B.Banks and Son Ltd, Helvellyn
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Lake Grasmere ©
Lake Grasmere
Easedale Tarn ©
Easedale Tarn

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nights
Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Venture out of the city with trips to The Roman Baths (in Bath), Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton) and Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, view the masterpieces at Art Couture Painswick Gallery, have some family-friendly fun at SimAir737, and get outside with The Cotswold Range.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Cheltenham sightseeing planner.

Getting from Grasmere to Cheltenham by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in Cheltenham are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to London.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Cirencester, The Cotswold Brewing Company, Chavenage House, The Roman Baths, Cotswold Archery
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Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

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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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and snap pictures at Tower Bridge.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our London itinerary planning website .

Drive from Cheltenham to London in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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