15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 2 nights
Drive
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Portsmouth
— 2 nights
Drive
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St Austell
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bath
— 2 nights
Drive
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Llandudno
— 2 nights
Drive
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York
— 1 night
Train
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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London

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the world behind art at The British Museum, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the London trip builder tool.

Chicago, USA to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Chicago to London due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 56°F in April, and nighttime lows around 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 12:

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. On the 13th (Tue), examine the collection at The Mary Rose, brush up on your military savvy at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, and then examine the collection at HMS Victory. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at St Nicholas' Church, step into the grandiose world of Arundel Castle and Gardens, and then admire the masterpieces at Chichester Cathedral.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Portsmouth trip builder.

You can drive from London to Portsmouth in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 55°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to St Austell.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 12 — 14:

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St Austell

St Austell is a civil parish and major town in Cornwall, England, UK. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at The Lost Gardens of Heligan, then identify plant and animal life at National Lobster Hatchery, and then kick back and relax at Fistral Beach Bar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount and then admire the natural beauty at Lanhydrock House and Garden.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our St Austell trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Portsmouth to St Austell takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in St Austell

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 14 — 16:

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Bath

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then examine the collection at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wells Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain and then take in nature's colorful creations at Longleat.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bath day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from St Austell to Bath takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 16 — 18:

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Llandudno

Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Caernarfon Castle, explore the historical opulence of Beaumaris Castle, and then cast your line with Starida Puffin Island Cruises & Sea Fishing Trips. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, steep yourself in history at Smallest House in Britain, then take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade, and finally don't miss a visit to Great Orme.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Llandudno online tour planner.

You can drive from Bath to Llandudno in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. April in Llandudno sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to York.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 18 — 20:

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York

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
On the 21st (Wed), examine the collection at York Castle Museum, see the interesting displays at York's Chocolate Story, and then delve into the distant past at York City Walls.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our York vacation tool.

You can drive from Llandudno to York in 3 hours. Another option is to take a train. In April in York, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 21:

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Edinburgh

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Scottish National Gallery and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh will appeal to museum buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rosslyn Chapel and St Giles' Cathedral. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, explore the galleries of Royal Yacht Britannia, and contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Edinburgh trip planner.

You can take a train from York to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 21 — 24:

United Kingdom travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · 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.