18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Jakarta
bus + Fly:  22​h
1
London
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Edinburgh
— 5 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
3
Manchester
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
4
London
— 8 nights
Fly + bus:  17​h 30​min
End: Jakarta

few
hours
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.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our London online route planner .

Jakarta, Indonesia to London is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Traveling from Jakarta to London, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Jakarta in December, with highs in London at 11°C and lows at 4°C. You'll set off for Edinburgh on the 6th (Fri).

Things to do in London

Nightlife Fun & Games Parks
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5
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Stockbridge Market, The Royal Mile, Ocean Terminal, and other attractions you added. There's more to do: engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh online driving holiday planner .

Fly from London to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Manchester.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©

3
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Step out of Manchester to go to Liverpool and see Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: sample the fine beverages at The City of Manchester Distillery, admire the landmark architecture of Manchester Town Hall, get lost in a book at The John Rylands Library, and get your game on at Virtual Hideout Manchester.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Manchester sightseeing planning site .

Getting from Edinburgh to Manchester by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Manchester

Fun & Games Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
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The City of Manchester Distillery ©
The City of Manchester Distillery
Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing ©
Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing
Room Escape Games

8
nights
London

London ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). Enjoy London some more: make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the London itinerary maker app .

Traveling by train from Manchester to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Cotswolds Distillery, Stonehenge
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

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