5 days in London & Cambridge Itinerary

5 days in London & Cambridge Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 3 nights
2
Cambridge
— 1 night

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: Salisbury (Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta & Mompesson House) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). The adventure continues: take in the views from Tower Bridge, get a taste of the local shopping with Covent Garden, take an in-depth tour of The Charterhouse, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our London online trip itinerary maker.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Cambridge.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Salisbury, Stonehenge
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 27:
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

1
night
Cambridge

Cambridge
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at King's College Chapel and then admire the masterpieces at Fitzwilliam Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cambridge day trip planning website.

Traveling by train from London to Cambridge takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Cambridge, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night.

Things to do in Cambridge

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 28:
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Fitzwilliam Museum
Fitzwilliam Museum
King's College Chapel ©
King's College Chapel

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