16 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

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1
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
3
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
4
Limerick, Ireland
— 3 nights

5
nights
London, United Kingdom

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chislehurst Caves, Wellington Arch, London Bridge, and other attractions you added. There's much more to do: take in the views from Tower Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

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Tampa, USA to London is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Tampa to London, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Tampa in May; daily highs in London reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Windsor Castle, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter, Chislehurst Caves
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

4
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Stirling Castle, National Museum of Scotland and The Tartan Bicycle Company. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, and contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh trip planning app.

Getting from London to Edinburgh by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In May in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Stirling Castle
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

2
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Trinity College Dublin. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, thentake in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin, and then examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Dublin planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Dublin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Limerick.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Trinity College Dublin ©
Trinity College Dublin

3
nights
Limerick, Ireland

Limerick ©
Founded by Vikings over a thousand years ago, Limerick sits at the head of the Shannon River's broadening estuary.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cliffs of Moher as well as Saint Mary's Cathedral. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): walk around Burren National Park, take some stellar pictures from Cliffs of Moher, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Aillwee Cave.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Limerick trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Limerick takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Limerick are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Limerick

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Aillwee Cave, Cliffs of Moher, Burren National Park
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Saint Mary's Cathedral ©
Saint Mary's Cathedral
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

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