22 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

22 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

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Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly + Train:  15 h 45 min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Train + Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Dublin, Ireland
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Fly:  20 h
End: Singapore, Singapore

5
nights
London, United Kingdom

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 Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, The Cloak and Dagger Tour and Sherlock Holmes Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at The British Museum and Tower of London. For shopping fun, head to North Laine or Covent Garden. Step out of London to go to Bodiam and see Bodiam Castle, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, steep yourself in history at Churchill War Rooms, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, and explore the world behind art at Banqueting House.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the London sightseeing planning site.

Singapore, Singapore to London is an approximately 16- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Singapore in October, things will get much colder in London: highs are around 19°C and lows about 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife

Side Trips

Old Town Hastings, Bodiam Castle, North Laine
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Bodiam Castle ©
Bodiam Castle
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

5
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Guinness Storehouse and EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Glendalough Cathedral and Chester Beatty. Change things up with these side-trips from Dublin: Trim Castle (in Trim) and Bru na Boinne (in Donore). There's much more to do: explore the galleries of Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, and view the masterpieces at Gallery of Photography.

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You can do a combination of train and flight from London to Dublin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. October in Dublin sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Trim Castle, Glendalough Cathedral, Bru na Boinne
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum ©
EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

4
nights
Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Head to Ferintosh Community Market and Loch Ness Centre & Exhibitionfor some retail therapy. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Urquhart Castle and Fort George. Venture out of the city with trips to Elgin Cathedral (in Elgin), Glenlivet Distillery (in Ballindalloch) and The Whisky Castle (in Tomintoul). There's lots more to do: take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, view the masterpieces at Castle Gallery, sample the fine beverages at Glen Ord Distillery Visitor Centre & Whisky Shop, and browse the exhibits of RhueArt.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Inverness trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Dublin to Inverness in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. In October in Inverness, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Ullapool, Drumnadrochit, Glen Strathfarrar, Ferintosh Community Market, Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle
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Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle
Fort George
Fort George

4
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and Royal Yacht Britannia. Do your shopping at The Red Door Gallery and Stills Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Edinburgh: Bamburgh Castle (in Bamburgh), Church of the Holy Trinity (in Berwick upon Tweed) and Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, and make a trip to Palace of Holyroodhouse.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh tour builder site.

You can drive from Inverness to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Bamburgh Castle, Church of the Holy Trinity, Rosslyn Chapel, Cragside House and Gardens
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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh ©
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

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