15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: New York City
+3
Subway + Train + Fly + Train:  11 h 15 min
1
London
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Leeds
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
4
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Inverness, Scotland
— 3 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Train + Subway:  13 h 15 min
End: New York City

3
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The British Museum and St. Paul's Cathedral. Visiting Speed Boats Tours and Platinum Training will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, take a stroll through Isle of Dogs, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and view the masterpieces at Walton Fine Arts.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the London journey builder website.

New York City, USA to London is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of subway, train, and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. In April, London is slightly colder than New York City - with highs of 56°F and lows of 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 8th (Thu), contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, take in the exciting artwork at 44AD artspace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then admire the masterpieces at Victoria Art Gallery, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Milsom Street, browse the exhibits of David Simon Contemporary, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then take in the exciting artwork at Emma Rose Art Works, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Simon Jackson Antiques & Interiors.

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

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Leeds.

Things to do in Bath

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Spas

2
nights
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 10th (Sat), see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, then admire the landmark architecture of York Shambles, and finally examine the collection at Pandora's Box Antiques and Oddities. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at York Bird of Prey Centre, take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, and then get your game on at Live For Today Adventures - Hazlewood Castle.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Leeds trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Leeds takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 51°F in April, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Leeds

Museums Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trips

York, York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

3
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Royal Yacht Britannia and The Red Door Gallery. Popular historic sites such as Edinburgh Castle and The Real Mary King's Close are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town, enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, get great views at Calton Hill, and see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh route planner.

Take a train from Leeds to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In April, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

3
nights
Inverness, Scotland

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, examine the collection at Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, then see the interesting displays at ShipSpace, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Nairn Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Nairn Beach, see the interesting displays at The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), then steep yourself in history at Fort George, and finally don't miss a visit to Culloden Battlefield.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Inverness travel route planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Inverness by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 52°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Nairn, Culloden Battlefield, Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition
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Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition ©
Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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