32 days in United Kingdom, Dublin & Galway Itinerary

32 days in United Kingdom, Dublin & Galway Itinerary

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Start: Detroit, United States
Fly + Train:  11 h
1
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Oxford, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Marston Moretaine, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Outwell, United Kingdom
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h
5
York, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h
6
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Train:  3 h
7
Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
8
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
9
Galway, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
10
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 10 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Detroit, United States

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.
You've added Coca-Cola London Eye, Old Mill Pub, South Bank, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, make a trip to Buckingham Palace, and ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip builder website.

Detroit, USA to London is an approximately 11- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Detroit to London, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Detroit in July, expect London to be a bit cooler, temps between 73°F and 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can take a train to Oxford.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Nightlife Neighborhoods
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

1
night
Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bodleian Library, Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Oxford Castle & Prison, and other attractions you added. On the 12th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Oxford Castle & Prison, see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, then get your bearings at Bodleian Library, and finally get thoroughly spooked out with Bill Spectre's Oxford Ghost Trail.

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Take a train from London to Oxford in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in July, and nighttime lows around 52°F. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Marston Moretaine.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Bodleian Library ©
Bodleian Library
Bill Spectre's Oxford Ghost Trail ©
Bill Spectre's Oxford Ghost Trail
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

1
night
Marston Moretaine, United Kingdom

Marston Moretaine
Marston Moreteyne is a large village and civil parish located on the A421 between Bedford and Milton Keynes. To see photos and tourist information, you can read our Marston Moretaine road trip planner.

Drive from Oxford to Marston Moretaine in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Oxford in July, Marston Moretaine is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 60°F. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Outwell.

Things to do in Marston Moretaine

Parks Museums Nightlife
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few
hours
Outwell, United Kingdom

Outwell
Outwell is a village and civil parish in the borough of King's Lynn and West Norfolk, in the English county of Norfolk. To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Outwell road trip planner.

You can drive from Marston Moretaine to Outwell in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Marston Moretaine in July, expect little chillier with lows of 54°F in Outwell. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to York.

Things to do in Outwell

Historic Sites Nightlife Wildlife
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4
nights
York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shadows of York Ghost Walk, Kennedys Bar & Restaurant and The Black Swan. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, look for gifts at The Shop That Must Not Be Named, take a stroll through York Shambles, and explore the ancient world of York City Walls.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the York tour planning tool.

Traveling by car from Outwell to York takes 3 hours. July in York sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 53°F at night. On the 18th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Things to do in York

Nightlife Shopping Historic Sites
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Shadows of York Ghost Walk ©
Shadows of York Ghost Walk
York Minster ©
York Minster
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

1
night
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Newcastle upon Tyne ©
One of the hippest urban centers in the northeastern part of the country, Newcastle upon Tyne once had a reputation for being an industrial wasteland with little to offer casual tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): wander the streets of The Quayside.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Newcastle upon Tyne trip planner.

Getting from York to Newcastle upon Tyne by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Newcastle upon Tyne are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. On the 19th (Mon), you're off to Liverpool.

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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The Quayside ©
The Quayside

2
nights
Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
On the 19th (Mon), explore the different monuments and memorials at Liverpool Cathedral. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Merseyside Maritime Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool, then have some family-friendly fun at CoverStar Experiences, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Horizon E-Sport Club.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Liverpool online trip builder.

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Liverpool in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Dublin.

Things to do in Liverpool

Fun & Games Historic Sites Museums
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CoverStar Experiences ©
CoverStar Experiences
Merseyside Maritime Museum ©
Merseyside Maritime Museum

4
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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, wander the streets of Temple Bar, browse the collection at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and steep yourself in history at Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Dublin road trip site.

Getting from Liverpool to Dublin by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect little chillier evenings in Dublin when traveling from Liverpool in July, with lows around 51°F. On the 25th (Sun), you're off to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums
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Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition ©

2
nights
Galway, Ireland

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes O'Connor's Famous Pub. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): make a trip to Quay Street and then get a taste of local nightlife at O'Connor's Famous Pub.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Galway trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Galway takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Dublin in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Galway, with highs around 63°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 51°F. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Belfast.

Things to do in Galway

Nightlife
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O'Connor's Famous Pub ©
O'Connor's Famous Pub
Quay Street ©
Quay Street

10
nights
Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Irish Tour Tickets as well as Paddy Campbell's Belfast Famous Black Cab Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Belfast: Coast Rd (in Larne) and The Dark Hedges (in Ballymoney). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Titanic Belfast, browse the eclectic array of goods at St. George's Market, stop by The Wicker Man, and get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Buildings.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Belfast attractions app.

You can drive from Galway to Belfast in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 55°F. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Belfast

Tours Scenic Drive Historic Sites

Side Trips

Coast Rd, The Dark Hedges
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Coast Rd ©
Coast Rd
Titanic Belfast ©
Titanic Belfast
Irish Tour Tickets ©
Irish Tour Tickets

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