12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
London
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
2
Canterbury
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Millbrook
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
Silverstone
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Bristol
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
6
Glastonbury
— 1 night
7
Plymouth
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
8
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Copenhagen


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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.
Kids will enjoy Coca-Cola London Eye and St. Paul's Cathedral. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Tower Bridge, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary builder app .

Copenhagen, Denmark to London is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to London due to the time zone difference. In July in London, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Canterbury.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

1
night
Canterbury

Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. On the 23rd (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, then identify plant and animal life at South Blean Nature Reserve, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Canterbury attractions planner.

Take a train from London to Canterbury in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Millbrook.

Things to do in Canterbury

Wildlife Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
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Room Escape Games

1
night
Millbrook

Millbrook
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): experience rural life at Woburn Farm.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Millbrook road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Canterbury to Millbrook takes 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Millbrook are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 24th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Silverstone.
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1
night
Silverstone

Silverstone ©
Silverstone is a village and civil parish in Northamptonshire, England, perhaps best known for its race circuit. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): join the crowd at Silverstone Circuit and then bet on your favorite at Tanks-Alot.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Silverstone trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Millbrook to Silverstone takes an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Bristol.
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Tanks-Alot ©
Tanks-Alot
Silverstone Circuit ©
Silverstone Circuit

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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 26th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, get outside with Head 4 Heights Ltd, and then admire the striking features of Chavenage House. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: partake in some friendly competition at Locked In A Room and then get in on the family fun at Cattle Country Adventure Park.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bristol trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Silverstone to Bristol in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Glastonbury.

Things to do in Bristol

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Head 4 Heights Waterpark, The Roman Baths, Cattle Country Adventure Park, Chavenage House
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Locked In A Room ©
Locked In A Room
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
Cattle Country Adventure Park ©
Cattle Country Adventure Park

1
night
Glastonbury

Glastonbury ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Somerset Crafts, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wells Cathedral, then stroll through Glastonbury Tor, and finally delve into the distant past at Glastonbury Abbey.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Glastonbury vacation maker site .

You can drive from Bristol to Glastonbury in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Glastonbury

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Wells Cathedral
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Glastonbury Tor ©
Glastonbury Tor
Somerset Crafts ©
Somerset Crafts
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

1
night
Plymouth

Once an important departure point for immigrants sailing for the New World, Plymouth is now mostly known for being one of the world’s most impressive natural harbors.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): experience rural life at Pennywell Farm, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Plymouth Synagogue, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Plymouth travel planning tool .

Getting from Glastonbury to Plymouth by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Plymouth

Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pennywell Farm
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Room Escape Games
Pennywell Farm ©
Pennywell Farm
Plymouth Synagogue ©
Plymouth Synagogue

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, then make a trip to The Royal Mile, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, then take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Calton Hill.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner .

Fly from Plymouth to Edinburgh in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©

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