11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom trip itinerary maker

Make it your trip
Fly
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London
— 4 nights
Train
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Bath
— 1 night
Drive
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Windermere
— 1 night
Train
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Edinburgh
— 4 nights
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London

— 4 nights

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey.

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Washington, USA to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Washington in May, with highs in London at 62°F and lows at 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
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Bath

— 1 night

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 6th (Fri), examine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre, surround yourself with nature on West of England Falconry, then take in nature's colorful creations at Parade Gardens, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bath trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Bath

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums
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Windermere

— 1 night
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Windermere, contemplate the waterfront views at Tarn Hows, and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

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Getting from Bath to Windermere by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 6 — 7:

Edinburgh

— 4 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, and see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia.

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Take a train from Windermere to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 58°F in May, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay May 7 — 11:

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.