16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Alnwick
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  6 h 30 min
3
Newquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Weymouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
6
London
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Tram + Train:  13 h 15 min
End: Fort Lauderdale, Florida

2
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Edinburgh Castle and Palace of Holyroodhouse. Do some cultural sightseeing at Rosslyn Chapel and St Giles' Cathedral. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Greyfriars Kirk, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and browse the exhibits of Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planner .

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Edinburgh is 5 hours. In June, Edinburgh is much colder than Fort Lauderdale - with highs of 63°F and lows of 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Alnwick.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Rosslyn Chapel
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
St Giles' Cathedral ©
St Giles' Cathedral

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Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Cragside House and Gardens, explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle, and then step into the grandiose world of The Alnwick Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Lindisfarne Priory and then explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Alnwick journey planner .

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Alnwick in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 61°F in June, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Newquay.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Bamburgh Castle, Cragside House and Gardens, Lindisfarne Priory
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Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

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Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
On the 10th (Wed), head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount and then take in nature's colorful creations at The Lost Gardens of Heligan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Tintagel Castle, then kick back and relax at Perranporth Beach, and then stroll through Fistral Beach Bar.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Newquay online trip maker .

Getting from Alnwick to Newquay by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Weymouth.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

The Lost Gardens of Heligan, St. Michael's Mount, Tintagel Castle, Perranporth Beach
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St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
The Lost Gardens of Heligan ©
The Lost Gardens of Heligan
Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach

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Weymouth

Weymouth ©
Weymouth is a seaside town in Dorset, England, situated on a sheltered bay at the mouth of the River Wey on the English Channel coast. On the 12th (Fri), brush up on your military savvy at The Tank Museum and then make a trip to Portland Bill Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): kick back and relax at Weymouth Beach, make a splash at Dorset Adventure Park, and then explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Weymouth trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Newquay to Weymouth takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Weymouth

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Corfe Castle, Portland Bill Lighthouse, The Tank Museum
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The Tank Museum ©
The Tank Museum
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Your inner history buff will appreciate Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta and Stonehenge. Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and Osborne House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Portsmouth's surroundings by going to Room Escape Games (in Southampton), Paultons Park (in Romsey) and Wight Karting (in Ryde).

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Portsmouth trip planner.

You can drive from Weymouth to Portsmouth in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Portsmouth, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Paultons Park, Room Escape Games, Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Wight Karting
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Paultons Park ©
Paultons Park
Osborne House ©
Osborne House
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Tower of London and St. Paul's Cathedral. Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Blenheim Palace in Woodstock (about 1h 20 min away). Next up on the itinerary: indulge your taste buds at Coca-Cola London Eye, get your game on at Old & New Photography, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the London trip planner.

You can take a train from Portsmouth to London in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in June, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Blenheim Palace
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

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