15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 3 nights
2
Brighton and Hove
— 1 night
3
Minehead
— 1 night
4
Bakewell
— 1 night
5
Scarborough
— 2 nights
6
York
— 2 nights
7
Edinburgh
— 4 nights

3
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.
Family-friendly places like Coca-Cola London Eye and National Gallery will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, examine the collection at The British Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip maker website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to London. In May in London, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

1
night
Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove ©
The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Brighton Palace Pier, then look for gifts at Gustamps, then take a stroll through The Lanes, and finally get your game on at Virtual Aerospace.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Brighton and Hove online attractions planner.

You can take a train from London to Brighton and Hove in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Brighton and Hove can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Minehead.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Virtual Aerospace
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Gustamps ©
Gustamps
Brighton Palace Pier ©
Brighton Palace Pier
The Lanes ©
The Lanes

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night
Minehead

Minehead ©
Minehead is a coastal town and civil parish in Somerset, England. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): head outdoors with Holnicote Estate, then don't miss a visit to The Golden Retriever Experience, and then view the masterpieces at Garry Floyd Fine Art Gallery.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Minehead online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Brighton and Hove to Minehead takes 4.5 hours. May in Minehead sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Bakewell.

Things to do in Minehead

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors
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Holnicote Estate ©
Holnicote Estate

1
night
Bakewell

Bakewell ©
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): trek along Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill, take in the dramatic natural features at Stanage Edge, and then browse the exhibits of Chatsworth House.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bakewell trip planner.

Traveling by car from Minehead to Bakewell takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Scarborough.

Things to do in Bakewell

Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Stanage Edge, Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill
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Stanage Edge ©
Stanage Edge
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill ©
Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill

2
nights
Scarborough

Scarborough ©
Scarborough is a town on the North Sea coast of North Yorkshire, England. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): view the masterpieces at Chris Linacre Designs, then experience rural life at Playdale Farm Park, then sample the fine beverages at Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery, and finally stroll through Cayton Bay Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): cool off at North Yorkshire Water Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Peasholm Park, and then kick back and relax at Scarborough Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Scarborough trip planner.

You can drive from Bakewell to Scarborough in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Scarborough

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery
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Peasholm Park ©
Peasholm Park
North Yorkshire Water Park ©
North Yorkshire Water Park
Playdale Farm Park ©
Playdale Farm Park

2
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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.
On the 25th (Tue), take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls, then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and then examine the collection at National Railway Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around The Homestead, then have some family-friendly fun at Yorkshire Activity Centre, then examine the collection at York Castle Museum, and finally take a stroll through York Shambles.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the York trip planner.

You can drive from Scarborough to York in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
The Homestead ©
The Homestead
Yorkshire Activity Centre ©
Yorkshire Activity Centre

4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Attractions like Edinburgh Castle and National Museum of Scotland make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, don't miss a visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

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You can take a train from York to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. May in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours
Find places to stay May 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

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