21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 4 nights
2
Bath
— 1 night
3
Rhossili
— 2 nights
4
Cardiff
— 2 nights
5
Gloucester
— 1 night
6
Liverpool
— 1 night
7
Manchester
— 2 nights
8
Glasgow
— 2 nights
9
Edinburgh
— 2 nights

4
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.
Audley End House and Gardens and Tangmere Military Aviation Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Westminster Cathedral and Highgate Cemetery are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to American Air Museum (in Duxford), English Martyrs Catholic Church (in Worthing) and Arundel (Hawking About & Arundel Cathedral). There's much more to do: explore the galleries of Lord's Cricket Ground, stroll around Richmond Park, wander the streets of Chinatown, and contemplate the long history of The William Morris Society.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the London trip builder site.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to London is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 4 hour difference. When traveling from San Juan in August, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in London: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Arundel, Richmond Park, Syon House and Park, American Air Museum, Audley End House and Gardens
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English Martyrs Catholic Church ©
English Martyrs Catholic Church
American Air Museum ©
American Air Museum
Cambridgeshire Wine School ©
Cambridgeshire Wine School

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Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 8th (Sat), get outside with Bath Boating Station, then examine the collection at Beckford's Tower, then explore the world behind art at Museum of East Asian Art, and finally wander the streets of Milsom Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Admiral Arthur Phillip Memorial Globe, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Bath Architecture, then admire the striking features of Guildhall and Banqueting Room, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon, and finally head outdoors with Dundas Aqueduct.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bath itinerary maker tool.

Take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rhossili.

Things to do in Bath

Outdoors · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon
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The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon ©
The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon
Milsom Street ©
Milsom Street
Museum of Bath Architecture ©
Museum of Bath Architecture

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Rhossili

Rhossili ©
Rhossili is a small village and community on the southwestern tip of the Gower Peninsula in Swansea. On the 10th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Oxwich National Nature Reserve and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mewslade Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at St Illtyd's, Oxwich, steep yourself in history at Parc le Breos Burial Chamber, and then explore the striking landscape at Cefn Bryn.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rhossili day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Rhossili takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Cardiff.

Things to do in Rhossili

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Parkmill, Cefn Bryn, Oxwich National Nature Reserve
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Mewslade Bay ©
Mewslade Bay
Parc le Breos Burial Chamber ©
Parc le Breos Burial Chamber
St Illtyd's, Oxwich ©
St Illtyd's, Oxwich

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Cardiff

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Cowbridge Physic Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at Dunraven Bay, then kick back and relax at Southerndown Strand, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ewenny Priory Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about all things military at Firing Line Museum of The Queen's Dragoon Guards and The Royal Welsh at Cardiff Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The City Parish of St John the Baptist, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Cardiff, and finally head outdoors with Bay Island Voyages.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Cardiff trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Rhossili to Cardiff in 2 hours. In August in Cardiff, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Cardiff

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Southerndown, Ewenny Priory Church, Cowbridge Physic Garden
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Dunraven Bay ©
Dunraven Bay
Bay Island Voyages ©
Bay Island Voyages
Museum of Cardiff ©
Museum of Cardiff

1
night
Gloucester

Gloucester
To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Gloucester holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Cardiff to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You will leave for Liverpool on the 14th (Fri).

Things to do in Gloucester

Nightlife · Parks · Outdoors
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Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Our Lady and Saint Nicholas Church and Garden, steep yourself in history at Williamson’s Tunnels – Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels, then steep yourself in history at Strawberry Field, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Church, Woolton, and finally stop by Woolton Village.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Liverpool trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Liverpool takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Liverpool, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Manchester.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Strawberry Field ©
Strawberry Field
St. Peter's Church, Woolton ©
St. Peter's Church, Woolton

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Clayton Hall Museum, contemplate the long history of Victoria Baths, then contemplate the long history of Castlefield Urban Heritage Park, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing. On your second day here, learn something new at Lessons & Workshops, then have some family-friendly fun at Virtual Hideout Manchester, then browse the collection at Chetham's Library, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Ann's Church.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Manchester online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Liverpool to Manchester in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Manchester can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Glasgow.

Things to do in Manchester

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Tours
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Victoria Baths ©
Victoria Baths
Castlefield Urban Heritage Park ©
Castlefield Urban Heritage Park
Wine Tours & Tastings

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Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): examine the collection at The Museum of Piping, then take an in-depth tour of The Tenement House, then wander the streets of Sauchiehall Street, and finally browse the collection at Mitchell Library. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Provand's Lordship, then explore the world behind art at St. Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art, then see the interesting displays at Glasgow Police Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Glasgow trip itinerary planning tool.

You can take a train from Manchester to Glasgow in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Glasgow are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Glasgow Police Museum ©
Glasgow Police Museum
The Tenement House ©
The Tenement House
Provand's Lordship ©
Provand's Lordship

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Gladstone's Land and St Cuthbert's Parish Church will appeal to history buffs. Castlehill and South Queensferry are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of Dean Cemetery, steep yourself in history at South Leith Parish Church, stop by St Andrew Square, and take a stroll through Leith.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Glasgow to Edinburgh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Gladstone's Land ©
Gladstone's Land
Leith ©
Leith
St Cuthbert's Parish Church ©
St Cuthbert's Parish Church

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