22 days in England, Wales & Scotland Itinerary

22 days in England, Wales & Scotland Itinerary

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London
— 3 nights
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Portsmouth
— 3 nights
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Bournemouth
— 3 nights
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Glastonbury
— 3 nights
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Llandudno
— 2 nights
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Grange-over-Sands
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights

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London

London ©

The Square Mile

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'll discover tucked-away gems like Cotswolds Distillery and H R Higgins. Get some historical perspective at St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London. Venture out of the city with trips to Chipping Campden (The Gallery at The Guild & Chipping Campden Visitor Information Centre) and The Cotswold Brewing Company (in Bourton-on-the-Water). There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our London day trip website.

Brisbane, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Brisbane to London due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Brisbane in March, with highs in London at 11°C and lows at 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Portsmouth.

Things to do in London

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Must see
National Gallery
4.7

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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. Do your shopping at The Lanes and Gustamps. Get a sense of the local culture at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and Osborne House. Change things up with these side-trips from Portsmouth: Eastbourne (Nigel Greaves Gallery & Beachy Head) and Winchester Cathedral (in Winchester). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Mary Rose.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Portsmouth trip planner.

Drive from London to Portsmouth in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Nature

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Must see
Osborne House
4.4
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The Mary Rose
4.8

3
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Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. Let the collections at The Roman Baths and 44AD artspace capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Tank Museum and Bath Abbey. Venture out of the city with trips to Corfe Castle (in Corfe Castle), Weymouth Beach (in Weymouth) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bournemouth Beach and steep yourself in history at Kingston Lacy.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bournemouth online journey planner.

You can drive from Portsmouth to Bournemouth in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In March, daytime highs in Bournemouth are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Glastonbury.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

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Find places to stay Mar 16 — 19:
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Must see
Weymouth Beach
4.7
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Military Museum
The Tank Museum
4.8
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Must see
Bournemouth Beach
4.5

3
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Glastonbury

Glastonbury ©
Get some historical perspective at Wells Cathedral and Longleat. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Somerset Crafts and A2 Gallery. Change things up with these side-trips from Glastonbury: The Donkey Sanctuary (in Sidmouth) and Dunster Castle (in Dunster).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Glastonbury trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bournemouth to Glastonbury in 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Glastonbury

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

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Find places to stay Mar 19 — 22:
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Must see
Wells Cathedral
4.8
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Garden
Longleat
4.4
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Must see
Dunster Castle
4.7

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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. On the 23rd (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, step into the grandiose world of Beaumaris Castle, view the masterpieces at The Steven Jones Gallery, then explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, and finally explore the striking landscape at Great Orme. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Marble Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve, then stop by Porth Llwyd Pottery, and finally explore the galleries of Royal Cambrian Academy of Art.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Llandudno journey planner.

You can drive from Glastonbury to Llandudno in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in March, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Grange-over-Sands.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Museums

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Find places to stay Mar 22 — 24:
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Must see
Conwy Castle
4.6
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Must see
Great Orme
4.8
World heritage site
Caernarfon Castle
4.6

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Grange-over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands ©
Known for its friendly people and balmy climate, Grange-over-Sands serves as a home base for holidaymakers who come to explore the surrounding area.
On the 25th (Wed), examine the collection at Lakeland Motor Museum, identify plant and animal life at Predator Experience, and then browse for treasures at Yew Tree Barn. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Brough Castle, look for gifts at Brough Castle Ice Cream Parlour, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Ornamental Gardens.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Grange-over-Sands trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Llandudno to Grange-over-Sands takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Parks · Shopping · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

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Castle
Brough Castle
4.3

3
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, then view the masterpieces at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and finally make a trip to Calton Hill. Keep things going the next day: shop like a local with Buchanan Street, then see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland, and then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip app.

Drive from Grange-over-Sands to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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Find places to stay Mar 26 — 29:
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
4.4
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Neighborhood
Buchanan Street
4.4

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