17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Drive:  13​h 45​min
1
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Weymouth
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
St. Helier, Jersey
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h
5
Llandudno
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

3
nights
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. For shopping fun, head to Gustamps or The Lanes. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chichester Cathedral and Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Get out of town with these interesting Portsmouth side-trips: Osborne House (in East Cowes), Hengistbury Head Beach (in Bournemouth) and Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury). There's more to do: examine the collection at The D-Day Story.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Portsmouth road trip planner .

Mumbai, India to Portsmouth is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Traveling from Mumbai to Portsmouth, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in May; daily highs in Portsmouth reach 18°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Weymouth.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Brighton and Hove, Osborne House, Hengistbury Head Beach, Chichester Cathedral, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta
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The D-Day Story ©
The D-Day Story
Hengistbury Head Beach ©
Hengistbury Head Beach
Chichester Cathedral ©
Chichester Cathedral

3
nights
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. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lulworth Cove and Portland Bill Lighthouse. Step out of the city life by going to The Donkey Sanctuary and Weymouth Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Weymouth side-trips: Corfe Castle (Model Village Gardens & Cafe & Corfe Castle). There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Abbotsbury Swannery.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Weymouth online tour builder .

You can drive from Portsmouth to Weymouth in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Corfe Castle, Portland Bill Lighthouse, The Donkey Sanctuary, Lulworth Cove, Monkey World
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Abbotsbury Swannery ©
Abbotsbury Swannery
Model Village Gardens & Cafe ©
Model Village Gardens & Cafe
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle

2
nights
St. Helier, Jersey

St. Helier ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Mont Orgueil Castle, kick back and relax at St. Brelade's Bay Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sea views from Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere), don't miss a visit to Liberation Square, explore the historical opulence of Elizabeth Castle, then immerse yourself in nature at Les Mielles, and finally delve into the distant past at La Pouqelaye de Faldouet Dolmen.

Start your trip to St. Helier by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Weymouth to St. Helier takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May, daily temperatures in St. Helier can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in St. Helier

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

St. Brelade, Jersey, Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, Mont Orgueil Castle
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Elizabeth Castle ©
Elizabeth Castle
St. Brelade's Bay Beach ©
St. Brelade's Bay Beach
Liberation Square ©
Liberation Square

4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Appreciate the collections at Scottish National Gallery and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Get some historical perspective at Bamburgh Castle and Cragside House and Gardens. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Rosslyn Chapel (in Roslin), Alnwick (Alnwick Castle & The Alnwick Garden) and Lindisfarne Priory (in Holy Island). There's still lots to do: sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience and pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh road trip planning tool .

You can fly from St. Helier to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from St. Helier in May, Edinburgh is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Alnwick, Rosslyn Chapel, Lindisfarne Priory, Bamburgh Castle, Cragside House and Gardens
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Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

4
nights
Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Conwy Castle and Beaumaris Castle. Visit Caernarfon Castle and Smallest House in Britain for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Walls of Chester (in Chester), British Ironworks Centre & Shropshire Sculpture Park (in Oswestry) and South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve (in Holyhead). There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at Great Orme and take a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Llandudno trip planner.

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Llandudno takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Conwy, Caernarfon Castle, South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve, British Ironworks Centre & Shropshire Sculpture Park, Walls of Chester
Find places to stay May 13 — 17:
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Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Smallest House in Britain ©
Smallest House in Britain
Beaumaris Castle ©
Beaumaris Castle

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