9 days in England & Edinburgh Itinerary

9 days in England & Edinburgh Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom itinerary planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
London
— 2 nights
2
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
3
Gloucester
— 3 nights

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the world behind art at The British Museum, make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, thenmake a trip to Big Ben, and finally steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, thensteep yourself in history at Tower of London, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read London trip itinerary planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to London is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cape Town to London. In July, London is a bit warmer than Cape Town - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, don't miss a visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse, and steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip builder.

Getting from London to Edinburgh by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In July, Edinburgh is slightly colder than London - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Gloucester.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

3
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
On the 19th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Jet Age Museum, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, thenlook for gifts at Cotswold Lavender, and finally appreciate the history behind Boer War Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Gallery Pangolin, take in nature's colorful creations at Cerney House Gardens, thenadmire the striking features of Chavenage House, and finally go for a walk through Selsley Common.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Gloucester trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Edinburgh to Gloucester by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In July, Gloucester is somewhat warmer than Edinburgh - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gloucester

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Stroud, Cheltenham, Cotswold Lavender, Chavenage House, Cerney House Gardens
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Jet Age Museum ©
Jet Age Museum

Similar Plans

12 days in London & Edinburgh BY A USER FROM BRAZIL August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 12 days in England BY A USER FROM BRAZIL March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 16 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in England BY A USER FROM TURKEY June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 12 days in England, France & Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 22 days in England BY A USER FROM NAMIBIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in England BY A USER FROM SWEDEN April, teens, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, teens, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM GREECE January, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems Preferences: January, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 31 days in Europe, Asia & South Pacific BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in England BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans