18 days in England, Wales & Scotland Itinerary

18 days in England, Wales & Scotland Itinerary

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Start: Buenos Aires
+2
Shuttle + Fly + Train:  17 h 30 min
1
London
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Abbots Langley
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Oxford
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Gloucester
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Shrewsbury
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Caernarfon
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
8
Broad Haven
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 30 min
9
Glenfinnan
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
10
Aviemore
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
11
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
12
Alnwick
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Shuttle:  20 h 30 min
End: Buenos Aires

3
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes House of Minalima, Black Taxi Harry Potter Film Tours and Harry Potter Walking Tour by Best Tours. Get some cultural insight at The British Museum and Westminster Abbey. Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Southwark Cathedral.

To find maps and tourist information, read our London trip itinerary planning site.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to London is an approximately 17.5- hour combination of shuttle, flight, and train. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or do a combination of ferry, flight, and train. The time zone changes from Argentina Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Buenos Aires in March, with highs in London at 11°C and lows at 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Tours Historic Sites
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Roman Baths and Holburne Museum. No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath and Sally Lunn's Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Bath Abbey, stop by Fudge Kitchen, examine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre, and wander the streets of Milsom Street.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Bath vacation maker app.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Abbots Langley.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath
Holburne Museum ©
Holburne Museum

1
night
Abbots Langley

Abbots Langley ©
Abbots Langley is a large village and civil parish in the English county of Hertfordshire. You've now added Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter to your itinerary.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Abbots Langley trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Bath to Abbots Langley takes 2.5 hours. April in Abbots Langley sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Oxford.

Things to do in Abbots Langley

Tours Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Holy Cross Church, Chorleywood House Estate, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter
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Chorleywood House Estate ©
Chorleywood House Estate
St Lawrence Church Abbots Langley ©
St Lawrence Church Abbots Langley

1
night
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Bodleian Library has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Dorchester Abbey, take in the exciting artwork at Aidan Meller Gallery, admire the landmark architecture of Bodleian Library, engage your brain at History of Science Museum, then look for gifts at Blackwell's Bookshop, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sheldonian Theatre.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Oxford route app.

You can drive from Abbots Langley to Oxford in 1.5 hours. In April in Oxford, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Gloucester.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Dorchester Abbey, St. Martin's Church
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Bodleian Library ©
Bodleian Library
History of Science Museum ©
History of Science Museum
Dorchester Abbey ©
Dorchester Abbey

1
night
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gloucester Cathedral. Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Gloucester Docks, then pause for some serene contemplation at Gloucester Cathedral, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mariners Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary de Crypt Church.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Gloucester trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Oxford to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Oxford in April, Gloucester is a bit warmer at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Shrewsbury.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites
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Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral
Gloucester Docks ©
Gloucester Docks
St Mary de Crypt Church ©
St Mary de Crypt Church

1
night
Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury ©
Shrewsbury ) is the county town of Shropshire, England. Labyrinth brings Harry Potter To Shrewsbury has been added to your itinerary. On the 7th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Church, then stop by Labyrinth brings Harry Potter To Shrewsbury, then brush up on your military savvy at Shropshire Regimental Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Laura's Tower.

To see maps and other tourist information, refer to the Shrewsbury trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Shrewsbury takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Shrewsbury when traveling from Gloucester in April, with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Shrewsbury

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church
Laura's Tower ©
Laura's Tower
Shropshire Regimental Museum ©
Shropshire Regimental Museum

1
night
Caernarfon

Caernarfon
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Tacla Taid - Anglesey Transport and Agriculture Museum and cafe, pause for some photo ops at Sir Hugh Owen Statue, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Presbyterian Church of Wales, Castle Square, then step into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, and finally make a trip to Caernarfon Town Walls.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Caernarfon online travel route planner.

Getting from Shrewsbury to Caernarfon by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus. In April in Caernarfon, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Broad Haven.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Tacla Taid - Anglesey Transport and Agriculture Museum and cafe
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle
The Presbyterian Church of Wales, Castle Square ©

1
night
Broad Haven

Broad Haven ©
Broad Haven is a village and seaside resort in the south east corner of St Bride's Bay at the western terminus of the B4341 road in south Pembrokeshire, Wales.Broad Haven and Little Haven together form the Havens community and division of Pembrokeshire County Council. You've now added Pembrokeshire Coast National Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Pembrokeshire Motor Museum and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Broad Haven journey maker.

You can drive from Caernarfon to Broad Haven in 4 hours. April in Broad Haven sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Glenfinnan.

Things to do in Broad Haven

Trails Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Pembrokeshire Motor Museum
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Pembrokeshire Coast National Park ©
Pembrokeshire Coast National Park
Pembrokeshire Motor Museum ©
Pembrokeshire Motor Museum

1
day
Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan ©
Glenfinnan is a hamlet in Lochaber area of the Highlands of Scotland. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Glenfinnan Viaduct Trail as well as Glenfinnan Viaduct. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): trek along Glenfinnan Viaduct Trail, then contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Viaduct, then examine the collection at Glenfinnan railway museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Monument.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Glenfinnan journey planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Broad Haven to Glenfinnan. April in Glenfinnan sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Aviemore.

Things to do in Glenfinnan

Historic Sites Trails Outdoors
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Highlights from your plan
Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Glenfinnan Monument ©
Glenfinnan Monument
Glenfinnan railway museum ©
Glenfinnan railway museum

1
night
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): fly down the slopes at Cairngorm Mountain, then explore the ancient world of Ruthven Barracks, and then explore the ancient world of Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Aviemore road trip site.

Getting from Glenfinnan to Aviemore by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Aviemore

Winter Sports Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Ruthven Barracks
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Cairngorm Mountain ©
Cairngorm Mountain
Ruthven Barracks ©
Ruthven Barracks
Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle ©
Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, pause for some serene contemplation at Rosslyn Chapel, and then take in the exciting artwork at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh holiday planner.

Getting from Aviemore to Edinburgh by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. April in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can take a train to Alnwick.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Rosslyn Chapel
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Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh ©
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

2
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. You've now added Alnwick Castle to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Fenwick Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at The Old School Gallery, then stroll through The Alnwick Garden, and finally explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Alnwick trip planning app.

Getting from Edinburgh to Alnwick by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Fenwick Gallery
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Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle
The Alnwick Garden ©
The Alnwick Garden
Fenwick Gallery ©
Fenwick Gallery

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