8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom route planner

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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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London
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh

— 3 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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, make a trip to Palace of Holyroodhouse, and learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh sightseeing site.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Edinburgh is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 7 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Jakarta in October, with highs in Edinburgh at 15°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to fly to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks
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London

— 3 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 Buckingham Palace, admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, stroll around Hyde Park, and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read London route website.

You can fly from Edinburgh to London in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. October in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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United Kingdom travel guide

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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.