13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

13 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 4 nights
2
Cheltenham
— 3 nights
3
Edinburgh
— 5 nights

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and don't miss a visit to Tower of London.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our London online visit planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to London is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cape Town to London is minus 2 hours. While traveling from Cape Town, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in London, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Cheltenham: Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton), Moreton-in-Marsh (The Moreton Gallery & Cotswold Archery) and Bath (Bath Abbey & The Roman Baths). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Battledown Brewery, see the interesting displays at Jet Age Museum, and take in the exciting artwork at Art Couture Painswick Gallery.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Cheltenham vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from London to Cheltenham in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Cheltenham sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, Moreton-in-Marsh, Bath, Art Couture Painswick Gallery, The Cotswold Range
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery

5
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, get great views at Calton Hill, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh road trip planner.

You can fly from Cheltenham to Edinburgh in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Cheltenham in April since evenings lows in Edinburgh dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

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