7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
Train:  1​h 30​min
1
Portsmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Bristol
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Llandudno
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Mary Rose Museum, browse the exhibits of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Spinnaker Tower. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Beaulieu National Motor Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Winchester Cathedral, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Portsmouth travel itinerary planner .

London to Portsmouth is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. In December in Portsmouth, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Bristol.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Beaulieu National Motor Museum, Winchester Cathedral, Room Escape Games
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Portsmouth Historic Dockyard ©
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
Room Escape Games
The Mary Rose Museum ©
The Mary Rose Museum

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nights
Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
On the 23rd (Mon), see the interesting displays at Brunel's SS Great Britain, take in the views from Clifton Suspension Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bristol Cathedral, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Gloucester Cathedral. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, then examine the collection at St Fagans National Museum of History, and then take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bristol day trip planning tool .

Drive from Portsmouth to Bristol in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Bristol

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cardiff, Bath Abbey, Gloucester Cathedral
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Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain
Bristol Cathedral ©
Bristol Cathedral
Clifton Suspension Bridge ©
Clifton Suspension Bridge

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nights
Llandudno

Llandudno
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Beaumaris Castle, then take in the dramatic natural features at Great Orme, and then go for a walk through Llandudno Promenade. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at National Slate Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Caernarfon Castle, then contemplate the long history of Smallest House in Britain, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Llandudno road trip planner .

Getting from Bristol to Llandudno by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. December in Llandudno sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Smallest House in Britain, Caernarfon Castle, National Slate Museum, Beaumaris Castle
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Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle
Smallest House in Britain ©
Smallest House in Britain
Great Orme ©
Great Orme

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Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, explore the different monuments and memorials at Greyfriars Kirk, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, then explore the world behind art at Scottish National Gallery, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip builder tool .

You can drive from Llandudno to Edinburgh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Llandudno in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Edinburgh, with lows of 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Scottish National Gallery ©
Scottish National Gallery
Greyfriars Kirk ©
Greyfriars Kirk
Room Escape Games

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