21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: Manchester
1
Manchester
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Cambridge
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h
3
London
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h
4
Oxford
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
5
Bath
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
End: Manchester

4
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Venture out of the city with trips to Alton Towers Theme Park (in Alton), Great Orme (in Llandudno) and York (National Railway Museum, York Minster, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, browse the eclectic array of goods at Street Food Market at Piccadilly, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and get your game on at Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Manchester attractions planning website.

If you are flying in from Thailand, the closest major aiports are Manchester Airport, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Leeds Bradford Airport, Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport and East Midlands Airport. In September in Manchester, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cambridge.

Things to do in Manchester

Fun & Games Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

York, Alton Towers Theme Park, Great Orme, Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
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Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing ©
Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

4
nights
Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cambridge: Lincoln (Lincoln Cathedral & Lincoln Castle), Colchester Zoo (in Colchester) and Norwich Cathedral (in Norwich). There's lots more to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, steep yourself in history at University of Cambridge, admire the masterpieces at Fitzwilliam Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at King's College Chapel.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cambridge day trip planner.

You can fly from Manchester to Cambridge in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lincoln, Colchester Zoo, Norwich Cathedral
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The Cambridge Gin Laboratory ©
The Cambridge Gin Laboratory
Room Escape Games
Lincoln Castle ©
Lincoln Castle

4
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: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, make a trip to Tower of London, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read London road trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Cambridge to London takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Oxford.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

4
nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Get out of town with these interesting Oxford side-trips: Warwick Castle (in Warwick), Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham) and Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens (in Burford). Pack the 8th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Paultons Park. There's still lots to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Oxford Artisan Distillery, see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, admire the landmark architecture of Bodleian Library, and step into the grandiose world of Christ Church Cathedral.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Oxford trip builder.

Traveling by train from London to Oxford takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Oxford can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Warwick Castle, Paultons Park, Walks With Hawks, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Longleat (in Warminster), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Chavenage House, take an in-depth tour of No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bath visit planner.

Traveling by train from Oxford to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Fifi's Fancy Furniture, Longleat, Chavenage House, Stonehenge, Brunel's SS Great Britain
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

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