12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
2
York
— 1 night
3
Cheltenham
— 3 nights
4
London
— 4 nights

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cramond Village and Dunfermline Abbey and Palace. Blackness Castle and Greyfriars Kirkyard will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Edinburgh with an excursion to The Old Town Jail in Stirling--about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Dalhousie Castle Falconry, examine the collection at The Museum of Edinburgh, get engrossed in the history at People's Story, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Canongate Kirk.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh journey planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Edinburgh is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Edinburgh, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, Edinburgh is cooler than Sao Paulo - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

The Old Town Jail, Dunfermline Abbey and Palace, Blackness Castle, Dalhousie Castle Falconry
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Dalhousie Castle Falconry ©
Dalhousie Castle Falconry
Blackness Castle ©
Blackness Castle
Dunfermline Abbey and Palace ©
Dunfermline Abbey and Palace

1
night
York

York ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): have some family-friendly fun at Yorkshire Activity Centre, get to know the fascinating history of Le Bydoulre Tower, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Brew York, thencontemplate the long history of The Red Tower, and finally look for gifts at Fudge Kitchen York.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read York attractions planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to York by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In November, daytime highs in York are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cheltenham.

Things to do in York

Shopping Fun & Games Breweries & Distilleries
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Fudge Kitchen York ©
Fudge Kitchen York
Brew York ©
Brew York
The Red Tower ©
The Red Tower

3
nights
Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Get some historical perspective at Great Malvern Priory and The Firs: Birthplace of Sir Edward Elgar. Newark Park and Great Witley Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Cheltenham: Chavenage House (in Tetbury) and Woodchester Valley Vineyard (in Woodchester). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, take an in-depth tour of Holst Birthplace Museum, appreciate the history behind The Minotaur and the Hare, and have some family-friendly fun at SimAir737.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cheltenham online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from York to Cheltenham in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from York in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Cheltenham, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to London.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Historic Sites Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Great Witley Church, Newark Park, Chavenage House, The Firs: Birthplace of Sir Edward Elgar, Great Malvern Priory
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Woodchester Valley Vineyard ©
Woodchester Valley Vineyard
Great Witley Church ©
Great Witley Church
Newark Park ©
Newark Park

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Westminster Cathedral and The Postal Museum. Rochester Cathedral and Ightham Mote will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Regent Street, make a trip to Royal Mews, examine the collection at The Musical Museum, and explore the world behind art at Wellcome Collection.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the London journey builder tool.

You can drive from Cheltenham to London in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will leave for home on the 23rd (Mon).

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Ightham Mote, The Musical Museum, Rochester Cathedral
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The Musical Museum ©
The Musical Museum
Ightham Mote ©
Ightham Mote
Rochester Cathedral ©
Rochester Cathedral

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