23 days in Edinburgh & England Itinerary

23 days in Edinburgh & England Itinerary

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Start: Edmonton
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  18 h 30 min
1
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
London
— 19 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Edmonton

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and finally make a trip to The Royal Mile. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia and then get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh road trip tool.

Edmonton, Canada to Edinburgh is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 7 hour difference. When traveling from Edmonton in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Edinburgh, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle

19
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 find plenty of places to visit near London: Hawk Conservancy Trust (in Weyhill) and Windsor (Windsor Castle & LEGOLAND Windsor Resort). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our London trip planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to London by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Edinburgh in July, expect nights in London to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Windsor, Hawk Conservancy Trust
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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