16 days in London & Birmingham Itinerary

16 days in London & Birmingham Itinerary

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London
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Birmingham
— 8 nights
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London

— 7 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Head to Covent Garden and Harrodsfor plenty of shopping. Get in touch with nature at Coda Falconry and Speed Boats Tours. Step out of London with an excursion to Imperial Bird of Prey Academy in Billericay--about 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Tower of London, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our London trip itinerary builder tool.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to London is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Riyadh to London, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Riyadh in September: high temperatures in London hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Birmingham.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

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Birmingham

— 8 nights

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Legoland Discovery Centre. Shop till you drop at Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop and Tara Antiques Centre. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Cotswold Range and Hatton Country World. Change things up with these side-trips from Birmingham: Spas (in Cheltenham), Feldon Valley (in Lower Brailes) and Warwick Castle (in Warwick). There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures, get outside with Flatout Factory, play a few rounds at Lilley Brook Golf Club, and see the interesting displays at Cadbury World.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Birmingham trip planning website.

You can take a train from London to Birmingham in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Birmingham sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Birmingham

Outdoors · Golf · Historic Sites · Nightlife

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