12 days in United Kingdom & Dublin Itinerary

12 days in United Kingdom & Dublin Itinerary

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York, United Kingdom
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights

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York, United Kingdom

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes York Shambles, Streetlife Museum of Transport, The Deep, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): observe the fascinating underwater world at The Deep, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church, look for gifts at The Imaginarium, then examine the collection at Streetlife Museum of Transport, then take a stroll through York Shambles, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at York Brewery.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the York road trip planning app.

Larnaca, Cyprus to York is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Larnaca to York, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, York is little chillier than Larnaca - with highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can take a train to Glasgow.

Things to do in York

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Kingston-upon-Hull
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York's Chocolate Story ©
York's Chocolate Story
Holy Trinity Church ©
Holy Trinity Church
The Imaginarium ©
The Imaginarium

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 22nd (Thu), get a taste of the local shopping with Princes Square, visit Merchant City, then explore the different monuments and memorials at The Necropolis, and finally stop by The Good Spirits Co.. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): visit Glasgow West End, take a stroll through Buchanan Street, stop by Little Paw Company, then look for gifts at Stirling Whisky Shop, and finally pause for some photo ops at National Wallace Monument.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Glasgow holiday builder.

Getting from York to Glasgow by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. In December, daily temperatures in Glasgow can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Stirling
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Buchanan Street ©
Buchanan Street
Glasgow West End ©
Glasgow West End
Merchant City ©
Merchant City

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, stop by Cadenhead's, steep yourself in history at Grassmarket, then look for gifts at Eddie's Seafood Market, and finally stop by Kinloch Anderson. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, look for gifts at I.J. Mellis Cheesemonger, then look for gifts at Miss Katie Cupcake, and finally look for gifts at Cranachan & Crowdie.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Glasgow to Edinburgh in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Kinloch Anderson ©
Kinloch Anderson
Grassmarket ©
Grassmarket
Eddie's Seafood Market ©
Eddie's Seafood Market

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Old World New and Oriental Rugs Dublin. Head to Hodges Figgis and Cogs The Brain Shopfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: stop by Design Lane, take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin, visit Temple Bar, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Dublin holiday builder.

Getting from Edinburgh to Dublin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Breweries & Distilleries
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Decent Cigar Emporium ©
Decent Cigar Emporium
Old World New ©
Old World New
Design Lane ©
Design Lane

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London, United Kingdom

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes South Bank, The Shoreditch Pub Crawl, Harrods, and other attractions you added. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bates Hats and Melt. For shopping fun, head to Maille or Borough Market. Step out of London with an excursion to Hampton Court Palace in East Molesey--about 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Trafalgar Square, steep yourself in history at Houses of Parliament, walk around St. James's Park, and brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read London online vacation builder.

You can fly from Dublin to London in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In December, daily temperatures in London can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Shopping · Nightlife

Side Trip

Hampton Court Palace
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Churchill War Rooms ©
Churchill War Rooms
South Bank ©
South Bank
The Shoreditch Pub Crawl ©
The Shoreditch Pub Crawl

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