23 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

23 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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23 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  27​h
1
London
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
2
Brighton and Hove
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Glastonbury
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
4
Wells
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Bristol
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Bibury
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
7
Oxford
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
8
Nottingham
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
York
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
10
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
11
Glasgow
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
12
Luss
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  31​h
End: Auckland

3
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 23rd (Sun): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, then take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, then take an in-depth tour of The British Museum, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip maker .

Auckland, New Zealand to London is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Auckland to London, you'll gain 12 hours due to the time zone difference. In February, London is cooler than Auckland - with highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

1
night
Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove ©
The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
On the 25th (Tue), admire the striking features of Royal Pavilion, stop by Gustamps, then take a stroll through The Lanes, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Brighton Palace Pier.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Brighton and Hove trip builder site .

Getting from London to Brighton and Hove by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In February in Brighton and Hove, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Glastonbury.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Gustamps ©
Gustamps
Brighton Palace Pier ©
Brighton Palace Pier
The Lanes ©
The Lanes

1
night
Glastonbury

Glastonbury ©
On the 26th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Chalice Well, explore the striking landscape at Glastonbury Tor, then explore the ancient world of Glastonbury Abbey, and finally look for gifts at Shieldmaiden.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Glastonbury online visit planner .

Traveling by car from Brighton and Hove to Glastonbury takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Wells.

Things to do in Glastonbury

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Glastonbury Abbey ©
Glastonbury Abbey
Glastonbury Tor ©
Glastonbury Tor
Chalice Well ©
Chalice Well

1
night
Wells

Wells ©
Wells is a cathedral city and civil parish in the Mendip district of Somerset, on the southern edge of the Mendip Hills. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): Head underground at Cheddar Gorge, admire the landmark architecture of Vicar's Close, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wells Cathedral, and finally admire the natural beauty at The Bishop's Palace and Gardens.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Wells trip app .

Wells is just a short distance from Glastonbury. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can catcht the bus to Bristol.

Things to do in Wells

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Cheddar Gorge
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Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
Vicar's Close ©
Vicar's Close
The Bishop's Palace and Gardens ©
The Bishop's Palace and Gardens

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): look for gifts at Bristol Blue Glass, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Mary Redcliffe Church, examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain, then take in the views from Clifton Suspension Bridge, and finally put a fun spin on your tour with Locked In A Room. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, take in the exciting artwork at 44AD artspace, admire the landmark architecture of Bath Abbey, then have some family-friendly fun at Bristol Activity Centre, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bristol Cathedral.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bristol journey app .

You can take a bus from Wells to Bristol in an hour. Another option is to drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Bibury.

Things to do in Bristol

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Bath
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Bristol Activity Centre ©
Bristol Activity Centre
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain

1
night
Bibury

Bibury ©
Bibury is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England. On the 1st (Sun), get outside with The Cotswold Range, then look for all kinds of wild species at Birdland, then make a trip to The Model Village, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bibury sightseeing planner.

Drive from Bristol to Bibury in 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Bibury can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Oxford.

Things to do in Bibury

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, The Cotswold Range, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Birdland ©
Birdland
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©

1
night
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then examine the collection at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, then see the interesting displays at Pitt Rivers Museum, and finally get your bearings at Bodleian Library. Keep things going the next day: deepen your understanding at Christ Church Cathedral, get a new perspective on nature at Oxford University Museum of Natural History, then step into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Sandford Lock.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Oxford trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Bibury to Oxford takes an hour. In March, daily temperatures in Oxford can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Nottingham.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Warwick Castle
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Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Walking tours

2
nights
Nottingham

With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): admire the striking features of Lincoln Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of National Justice Museum, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally have some family-friendly fun at meetspaceVR (ft Zero Latency) - Nottingham. Here are some ideas for day two: get a new perspective on nature at Wollaton Hall and Park and then get your game on at Skirmish Paintball Games Nottingham.

Before you visit Nottingham, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Oxford to Nottingham by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to York.

Things to do in Nottingham

Fun & Games Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Lincoln Cathedral
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Room Escape Games
Lincoln Cathedral ©
Lincoln Cathedral
National Justice Museum ©
National Justice Museum

2
nights
York

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.
On the next day, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, then see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, and then delve into the distant past at York City Walls.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the York online travel planner .

Getting from Nottingham to York by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. March in York sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Room Escape Games
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York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 8th (Sun), examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland, then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and then make a trip to The Royal Mile. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and finally step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh visit planning website .

Traveling by train from York to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

2
nights
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Step out of Glasgow to go to Stirling and see Stirling Castle, which is approximately 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and take in nature's colorful creations at Glasgow Botanic Gardens.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Glasgow vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Glasgow in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Luss.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Fun & Games Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Snow Factor, Stirling Castle
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Snow Factor ©
Snow Factor

1
night
Luss

Luss ©
Luss is a village in Argyll & Bute, Scotland, on the west bank of Loch Lomond. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): stop by Luss General Store and then admire the striking features of Luss Parish Church.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Luss trip maker website .

Drive from Glasgow to Luss in an hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. You will leave for home on the 13th (Fri).

Things to do in Luss

Shopping Historic Sites
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Luss General Store ©
Luss General Store
Luss Parish Church ©
Luss Parish Church

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