60 days in United Kingdom, Ireland & Paris Itinerary

60 days in United Kingdom, Ireland & Paris Itinerary

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60 days in United Kingdom, Ireland & Paris Itinerary

Start: Calais, France
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
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Dover, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
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Norwich, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
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York, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
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Inverness, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
8
Glasgow, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Ballantrae, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  13 h
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Belfast, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
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Derry, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
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Sligo, Ireland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Galway, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
14
Cork, Ireland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
15
Waterford, Ireland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
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Cardigan, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
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Penzance, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
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Bath, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
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Oxford, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h
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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
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Paris, France
— 3 nights
End: Paris, France

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Dover, United Kingdom

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Venture out of the city with trips to Landgate (in Rye) and Bodiam Castle (in Bodiam). There's much more to do: make a trip to Dover Castle, steep yourself in history at Roman Painted House, enjoy the sea views from South Foreland Lighthouse, and wander the streets of Old Town Hastings.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Dover trip itinerary maker.

Calais, France to Dover is an approximately 1- hour combination of train and car. You can also take a bus; or ride a ferry. Traveling from Calais to Dover, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Cambridge.

Things to do in Dover

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Landgate, St Leonard's Church, Bodiam Castle, Old Town Hastings
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Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
Secret Wartime Tunnels ©
Secret Wartime Tunnels
The White Cliffs of Dover ©
The White Cliffs of Dover

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Cambridge, United Kingdom

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of King's College Chapel, then deepen your understanding at King's College, University of Cambridge, then admire the masterpieces at Fitzwilliam Museum, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Cambridge University Botanic Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll the grounds of Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, then examine the collection at IWM Duxford, then contemplate the waterfront views at The River Cam, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Cambridge Gin Laboratory.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cambridge visit site.

Getting from Dover to Cambridge by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in August, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Norwich.

Things to do in Cambridge

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

IWM Duxford
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 2:
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The Cambridge Gin Laboratory ©
The Cambridge Gin Laboratory
Fitzwilliam Museum
Fitzwilliam Museum

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Norwich, United Kingdom

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
On the 3rd (Thu), learn about winemaking at Winbirri Vineyards, don't miss a visit to Surrey House, then browse the exhibits of Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, then make a trip to Elm Hill, and finally admire the striking features of Norwich Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gorleston Beach, and then find something for the whole family at Pleasurewood Hills.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Norwich online route builder.

You can drive from Cambridge to Norwich in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in September, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Norwich

Parks Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Great Yarmouth, Pleasurewood Hills
Find places to stay Sep 2 — 4:
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Winbirri Vineyards ©
Winbirri Vineyards
Norwich Cathedral ©
Norwich Cathedral
Gorleston Beach ©
Gorleston Beach

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York, United Kingdom

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, examine the collection at National Railway Museum, and then delve into the distant past at York City Walls. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story, admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, appreciate the history behind Statue of Constantine the Great, see the interesting displays at Jorvik Viking Centre, then look for gifts at The Shop That Must Not Be Named, and finally don't miss a visit to York Shambles.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our York day trip planning tool.

Drive from Norwich to York in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In September, daytime highs in York are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, then don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh travel route builder tool.

Take a train from York to Edinburgh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. September in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Aberdeen ©
The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): snap pictures at Wellington Suspension Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at David Welch Winter Gardens, then examine the collection at Aberdeen Maritime Museum, and finally wander the streets of Footdee (Fittie). Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Minnie The Minx Statue, then pause for some photo ops at Desperate Dan Statue, then get engrossed in the history at Discovery Point, and finally explore the world behind art at V&A Dundee.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Aberdeen trip planner.

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Aberdeen can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Inverness.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dundee, Stonehaven
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 11:
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Aberdeen Maritime Museum ©
Aberdeen Maritime Museum
Dunnottar Castle ©
Dunnottar Castle
Discovery Point ©
Discovery Point

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Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Inverness is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, contemplate the waterfront views at River Ness, get interesting insight from Tours, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

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You can take a train from Aberdeen to Inverness in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Glasgow.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Urquhart Castle
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 14:
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Distillery Tours
Food Tours
Fort George
Fort George

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Stirling Castle and then steep yourself in history at The Old Town Jail. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, then admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Glasgow Botanic Gardens.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, go to the Glasgow driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Glasgow takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in September, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ballantrae.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Stirling, Falkirk Wheel
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Glasgow Tigers Speedway ©
Glasgow Tigers Speedway
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

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Ballantrae, United Kingdom

Ballantrae ©
Ballantrae is a community in Carrick, South Ayrshire, Scotland. On the 17th (Thu), explore the different attractions at Lagganhouse Country Park and then hike along Loch Trool.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ballantrae travel planning app.

Traveling by car from Glasgow to Ballantrae takes 2 hours. On the 18th (Fri), you're off to Belfast.

Things to do in Ballantrae

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Loch Trool
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Loch Trool ©
Loch Trool
Lagganhouse Country Park ©
Lagganhouse Country Park

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Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Go for a jaunt from Belfast to Larne to see Coast Rd about 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Titanic Belfast, stroll around Bashfordsland Wood and Oakfield Glen, get a sense of history and politics at City Hall, and make a trip to Ulster Historical Foundation.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Belfast trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ballantrae to Belfast. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in September, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Derry.

Things to do in Belfast

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ulster Historical Foundation, Bashfordsland Wood and Oakfield Glen, Coast Rd
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 21:
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Coast Rd ©
Coast Rd
Titanic Belfast ©
Titanic Belfast
HMS Caroline ©
HMS Caroline

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Derry, United Kingdom

Derry ©
Ancient yet modern, Derry has a photogenic location on the River Foyle and features a series of historic defensive walls that are the most complete in Ireland.
Change things up with these side-trips from Derry: Ballintoy (Causeway Coastal Route & Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge), Dunluce Castle (in Portrush) and Giant's Causeway (in Bushmills). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of City Walls, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Free Derry, appreciate the history behind Hands Across the Divide Monument, and take in the views from Peace bridge.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Derry route maker.

You can take a bus from Belfast to Derry in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in September, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sligo.

Things to do in Derry

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ballintoy, Giant's Causeway, Dunluce Castle
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:
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City Walls ©
City Walls
Giant's Causeway ©
Giant's Causeway
Causeway Coastal Route ©
Causeway Coastal Route

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Sligo, Ireland

Sligo ©
Despite its small size, Sligo serves as a major center of culture, commerce, and entertainment in the northwestern section of Ireland.
On the 24th (Thu), discover the riches below the earth's surface at Arigna Mining Experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Knocknarea, then admire the landmark architecture of Yeats Memorial Building, and finally contemplate the long history of Sligo Abbey.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Sligo online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Derry to Sligo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. September in Sligo sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Sligo

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Arigna Mining Experience, Donegal Castle
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Knocknarea ©
Knocknarea
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery ©
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery
Donegal Castle ©
Donegal Castle

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Galway, Ireland

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bunratty Castle & Folk Park (in Bunratty), Cliffs of Moher (in Liscannor) and Irish Crafts - Doolin (in Doolin). There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along Wild Atlantic Way, get to know the fascinating history of Salthill Promenade, don't miss a visit to Quay Street, and stroll through Eyre Square.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Galway sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Sligo to Galway takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Cork.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Irish Crafts - Doolin, Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 29:
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Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way

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Cork, Ireland

Cork ©
One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cork: Charles Fort (in Kinsale) and Walking tours (in Cobh). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Blarney Castle & Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, stop by Tregan Craft Centre, and head off the coast to Spike Island.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Cork trip planner.

Getting from Galway to Cork by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 50°F. On the 2nd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Waterford.

Things to do in Cork

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cobh, Fota Wildlife Park, Charles Fort
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 2:
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Spike Island ©
Spike Island
Blarney Castle & Gardens ©
Blarney Castle & Gardens
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort

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Waterford, Ireland

Waterford ©
Ireland's oldest city, Waterford maintains its small-town charm and attracts a growing number of travelers with its rich history, lively nightlife, and thriving festival scene.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): look for gifts at BEBHINN, see the interesting displays at King of the Vikings, and then see the interesting displays at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Bishop's Palace, then examine the collection at Reginald's Tower, then don't miss a visit to The Viking Triangle, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Waterford Greenway.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Waterford trip itinerary builder site.

You can take a bus from Cork to Waterford in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Waterford can reach 58°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Dublin.

Things to do in Waterford

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Kilkenny
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 5:
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Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
King of the Vikings ©
King of the Vikings
Rothe House and Garden ©
Rothe House and Garden

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at James Joyce Statue, and steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dublin route maker app.

Traveling by car from Waterford to Dublin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Dublin, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 45°F at night. On the 7th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Liverpool.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

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Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Get out of town with these interesting Liverpool side-trips: Llandudno (Llandudno Pier, Great Orme, &more). There's much more to do: take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, admire the masterpieces at Tate Liverpool, examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Liverpool Cathedral.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Liverpool online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Liverpool takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. In October, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Cardigan.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Llandudno
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 10:
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Merseyside Maritime Museum ©
Merseyside Maritime Museum
Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool

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Cardigan, United Kingdom

Cardigan ©
On the 10th (Sat), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bluestone Brewing Company Ltd.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cardigan route planning app.

Getting from Liverpool to Cardigan by car takes about 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Cardiff.

Things to do in Cardigan

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Yum Yum Sweets, Bluestone Brewing Company Ltd
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 11:
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Welsh Wildlife Centre ©
Welsh Wildlife Centre
Cilgerran Castle ©
Cilgerran Castle
Bluestone Brewing Company Ltd ©
Bluestone Brewing Company Ltd

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Cardiff, United Kingdom

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): examine the collection at Big Pit National Coal Museum, then get your game on at ImmotionVR, then take a leisurely stroll along Cardiff Bay Wales, and finally head outdoors with Bay Island Voyages. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History and then step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cardiff vacation planner.

Getting from Cardigan to Cardiff by car takes about 2.5 hours. In October in Cardiff, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Penzance.

Things to do in Cardiff

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Big Pit National Coal Museum
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 13:
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Bay Island Voyages ©
Bay Island Voyages
Big Pit National Coal Museum ©
Big Pit National Coal Museum
St Fagans National Museum of History ©
St Fagans National Museum of History

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Penzance, United Kingdom

Penzance ©
Penzance is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Penlee House Gallery & Museum, head outdoors with Kernow Coasteering, then take in nature's colorful creations at Trengwainton Garden, and finally step off the mainland to explore St. Michael's Mount. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, then kick back and relax at Perranporth Beach, then kick back and relax at Fistral Beach Bar, and finally explore the galleries of The Alverton Gallery.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Penzance travel planner.

Drive from Cardiff to Penzance in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. October in Penzance sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 50°F at night. On the 16th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Penzance

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

St. Michael's Mount, Tintagel Castle, Perranporth Beach, Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, Fistral Beach Bar
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Kernow Coasteering ©
Kernow Coasteering
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount

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Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Brunel's SS Great Britain (in Bristol), The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Chavenage House (in Tetbury). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bath trip planner.

Getting from Penzance to Bath by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow time for the train ride to Oxford.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Brunel's SS Great Britain, Stonehenge, The Cotswold Range, Chavenage House
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 19:
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range

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Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
On the 19th (Mon), learn more about the world around you at Oxford University Museum of Natural History and then admire the striking features of Bodleian Library. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Pitt Rivers Museum, then see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, then gain insight at Balliol College, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Oxford travel planner.

You can take a train from Bath to Oxford in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in October, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf, Warwick Castle
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf ©
Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Walking tours

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London, United Kingdom

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, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the London road trip planner.

You can take a train from Oxford to London in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. October in London sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 24:
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paris trip planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
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Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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