22 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

22 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Manchester
— 1 night
2
Liverpool
— 1 night
3
Leeds
— 1 night
4
Inverness
— 1 night
5
Glasgow
— 1 night
6
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
7
Douglas
— 1 night
8
St Peter Port
— 1 night
9
St. Helier
— 1 night
10
Cardiff
— 1 night
11
Bristol
— 2 nights
12
Wells
— 1 night
13
Oxford
— 2 nights
14
London
— 3 nights
15
Cambridge
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): Head underground at Peak Cavern, explore the activities along Ladybower Reservoir, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): get thoroughly spooked out with Manchester Ghost Walk, test your problem-solving skills at Extremescape, and then trek along Kinder Scout.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Manchester road trip website.

Baden-Baden, Germany to Manchester is an approximately 6-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or fly. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Liverpool.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Castleton, Ladybower Reservoir, Extremescape, Kinder Scout
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Ladybower Reservoir ©
Ladybower Reservoir
Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill ©
Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill
Kinder Scout ©
Kinder Scout

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Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Merseyside Maritime Museum, go for a walk through Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, contemplate the long history of Williamson’s Tunnels – Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool, and finally go on a hair-raising tour with Shiverpool.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Liverpool driving holiday tool.

Drive from Manchester to Liverpool in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Leeds.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
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Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Shiverpool ©
Shiverpool

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Leeds

Leeds ©
One of the most cosmopolitan, innovative, and prosperous cities in the country, Leeds went from a run-down mill town to a hip 21st-century urban center in just a few decades.
On the 8th (Thu), examine the collection at Royal Armouries Museum, then make a trip to Police Box Wetherby, then test your team's savvy at Time Trapped, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at My Little Farm Spa.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Leeds trip itinerary site.

Drive from Liverpool to Leeds in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Leeds

Spas · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Time Trapped, My Little Farm Spa
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 8:
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Time Trapped ©
Time Trapped
My Little Farm Spa ©
My Little Farm Spa
Royal Armouries Museum ©
Royal Armouries Museum

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Inverness

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 9th (Fri), awaken your taste buds at Highland Malt Whisky Experience, learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, then don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield, and finally explore the ancient world of Clava Cairns.

To find photos and other tourist information, use the Inverness online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Leeds to Inverness takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October in Inverness, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Clava Cairns
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 9:
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Distillery Tours
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Highland Malt Whisky Experience ©
Highland Malt Whisky Experience

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Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 10th (Sat), see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Glasgow Botanic Gardens.

To find where to stay and tourist information, go to the Glasgow online travel planner.

You can drive from Inverness to Glasgow in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Glasgow can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 10:
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©
Glasgow Botanic Gardens ©
Glasgow Botanic Gardens

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, make a trip to Calton Hill, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Edinburgh trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Glasgow to Edinburgh in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Douglas.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 13:
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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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Douglas

Douglas ©
The capital and the commercial hub of the island, Douglas represents a traditional seaside resort, booming finance center, and bustling working harbor.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): head outdoors with Ape Mann Adventure Park, then examine the collection at Manx Aviation and Military Museum, and then step into the grandiose world of Castle Rushen.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Douglas day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Douglas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Edinburgh in October since evenings lows in Douglas dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to St Peter Port.

Things to do in Douglas

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Manx Aviation and Military Museum, Castle Rushen
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 14:
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Manx Aviation and Military Museum ©
Manx Aviation and Military Museum
Ape Mann Adventure Park ©
Ape Mann Adventure Park
Castle Rushen ©
Castle Rushen

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St Peter Port

St Peter Port ©
On the 15th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Moulin Huet Bay, then brush up on your military savvy at German Naval Signals HQ, then sample the tasty concoctions at Rocquette Cider, and finally don't miss a visit to Allied Aircrew Memorial.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the St Peter Port online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Douglas to St Peter Port takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In October in St Peter Port, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to St. Helier.

Things to do in St Peter Port

Nature · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Rocquette Cider, Allied Aircrew Memorial, Moulin Huet Bay
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Rocquette Cider ©
Rocquette Cider
German Naval Signals HQ ©
German Naval Signals HQ

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St. Helier

St. Helier ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Stephen Cohu Antiques, then glide peacefully along the water with Jersey Adventures, and finally stroll the grounds of St. Saviour Parish Church.

Plan a St. Helier trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can ride a ferry from St Peter Port to St. Helier in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cardiff.

Things to do in St. Helier

Museums · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

St. Lawrence, Jersey Adventures, St. Saviour Parish Church
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 16:
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Jersey Adventures ©
Jersey Adventures
St. Saviour Parish Church ©
St. Saviour Parish Church

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Cardiff

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 17th (Sat): make a trip to Saltmarshe Art Publishers, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, then relax and float downstream with Cardiff International White Water, and finally head outdoors with Bay Island Voyages.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Cardiff route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from St. Helier to Cardiff in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Bristol.

Things to do in Cardiff

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 17:
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Cardiff International White Water ©
Cardiff International White Water
Bay Island Voyages ©
Bay Island Voyages
Ghost & Vampire Tours

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Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
On the 18th (Sun), steep yourself in history at St Mary Redcliffe Church, take in nature's colorful creations at American Museum & Gardens, then contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, and finally take in the views from Severn Bridge. Keep things going the next day: get outside with The Cotswold Range and then take in nature's colorful creations at Westonbirt Arboretum.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bristol online trip builder.

You can drive from Cardiff to Bristol in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Wells.

Things to do in Bristol

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bath, The Cotswold Range, Westonbirt Arboretum
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Westonbirt Arboretum ©
Westonbirt Arboretum

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Wells

Wells ©
Wells is a cathedral city and civil parish in the Mendip district of Somerset, on the southern edge of the Mendip Hills. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): delve into the mystery of Glastonbury Abbey, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses, and then see the sights as you ascend with Caveclimb.com.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Wells trip builder.

Traveling by car from Bristol to Wells takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Oxford.

Things to do in Wells

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Glastonbury, Caveclimb.com
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 20:
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Caveclimb.com ©
Caveclimb.com
St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses ©
Glastonbury Abbey ©
Glastonbury Abbey

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Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cotswold Falconry Centre and then take in nature's colorful creations at Batsford Arboretum. Here are some ideas for day two: sample the fine beverages at The Oxford Artisan Distillery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company, then sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, and finally see the interesting displays at Cotswold Motoring Museum.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Oxford journey maker tool.

You can drive from Wells to Oxford in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Oxford sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to London.

Things to do in Oxford

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, Moreton-in-Marsh, Cotswolds Distillery
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
The Oxford Artisan Distillery ©
The Oxford Artisan Distillery
Batsford Arboretum ©
Batsford Arboretum
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery

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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: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

Before you visit London, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Oxford to London in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in London can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Cambridge.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 25:
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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
On the 26th (Mon), test your team's savvy at CryptX, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Cambridge Gin Laboratory, and finally do a tasting at Cambridgeshire Wine School.

To find photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cambridge planner.

You can take a train from London to Cambridge in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cambridge

Wineries · Fun & Games · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

CryptX
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Cambridgeshire Wine School ©
Cambridgeshire Wine School
The Cambridge Gin Laboratory ©
The Cambridge Gin Laboratory
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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