17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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17 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
+2
Fly + bus + train:  13​h 45​min
1
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Weymouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Newquay
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  6​h
4
Llandudno
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Whitby
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Edinburgh
— 5 nights
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. Discover out-of-the-way places like Gustamps and Hengistbury Head Beach. For shopping fun, head to North Laine or The Lanes. Venture out of the city with trips to Osborne House (in East Cowes), Wight Karting (in Ryde) and Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chichester Cathedral and learn about all things military at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Portsmouth online route planner .

Mumbai, India to Portsmouth is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Portsmouth is minus 5 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Mumbai in May: high temperatures in Portsmouth hover around 18°C and lows are around 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 Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Brighton and Hove, Chichester Cathedral, Wight Karting, Osborne House, Hengistbury Head Beach
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Gustamps ©
Gustamps
Hengistbury Head Beach ©
Hengistbury Head Beach
North Laine ©
North Laine

2
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. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Sculpture by the Lakes, then don't miss a visit to Weymouth Harbour, and then stroll through Weymouth Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Corfe Castle, then explore the striking landscape at Lulworth Cove, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Chesil Bank (Chesil Beach).

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Weymouth road trip app .

Getting from Portsmouth to Weymouth by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Newquay.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Sculpture by the Lakes, Lulworth Cove, Corfe Castle
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Weymouth Harbour ©
Weymouth Harbour
Chesil Bank (Chesil Beach) ©
Chesil Bank (Chesil Beach)
Lulworth Cove ©
Lulworth Cove

2
nights
Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Trebah Garden, step off the mainland to explore St. Michael's Mount, and then stroll through Perranporth Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Fistral Beach Bar and then contemplate the long history of The Lost Gardens of Heligan.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Newquay tour planner .

You can drive from Weymouth to Newquay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Llandudno.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Trebah Garden, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, St. Michael's Mount, Perranporth Beach
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Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach
Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar
Trebah Garden ©
Trebah Garden

2
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. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Smallest House in Britain, then admire the natural beauty at Bodnant Garden, then go for a walk through Llandudno Promenade, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Great Orme. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Caernarfon Castle, then contemplate the long history of National Trust - Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens, and then take a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier.

Before you visit Llandudno, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Newquay to Llandudno takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Whitby.

Things to do in Llandudno

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Smallest House in Britain, National Trust - Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens, Caernarfon Castle, Bodnant Garden
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Bodnant Garden ©
Bodnant Garden
Llandudno Promenade ©
Llandudno Promenade

2
nights
Whitby

Whitby ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Peasholm Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Filey Beach, and then don't miss a visit to Whitby Harbour. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Whitby Abbey, then get to know the fascinating history of 199 Steps, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sandsend Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Whitby Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Whitby road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Llandudno to Whitby takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Whitby

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Peasholm Park, Filey Beach
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Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach
Sandsend Beach ©
Sandsend Beach
Whitby Beach ©
Whitby Beach

5
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Buchanan Street and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Explore hidden gems such as Cragside House and Gardens and Barter Books. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Coronation Park (in Berwick upon Tweed), Lindisfarne Priory (in Holy Island) and Bamburgh Castle (in Bamburgh). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle, sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh sightseeing planning site .

Getting from Whitby to Edinburgh by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; 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 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Alnwick, Cragside House and Gardens, Lindisfarne Priory, Coronation Park, Bamburgh Castle
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Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

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