5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 2 nights
2
Edinburgh
— 2 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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, walk around Hyde Park, and admire the masterpieces at The British Museum.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our London trip itinerary website.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to London. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 28th (Tue), don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and then pick up some new knowledge with Lessons & Workshops. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, thencontemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and finally take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planner.

Getting from London to Edinburgh by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from London in July, things will get slightly colder in Edinburgh: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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