19 days in United Kingdom, Dublin & Athlone Itinerary

19 days in United Kingdom, Dublin & Athlone Itinerary

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1
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
2
Athlone, Ireland
— 3 nights
3
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
4
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
5
Bristol, United Kingdom
— 1 night
6
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
7
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
— 1 night
8
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights

3
nights
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've added Guinness Storehouse, Viking Pub Crawl Dublin, City Hall, and other attractions to your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Ha'penny Bridge, don't miss a visit to The Spire, pause for some photo ops at James Joyce Statue, and get engrossed in the history at National Photographic Archive.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Dublin route site.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Dublin Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 11th (Wed), you're off to Athlone.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park
Ha'penny Bridge
Ha'penny Bridge

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Athlone, Ireland

Athlone
The largest town on the River Shannon has earned the moniker of Gateway to the West for its strategic location; visitors are attracted to Athlone for its vibrant streets.
Glasson Golf & Country Club has been added to your itinerary.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Athlone trip maker website.

Drive from Dublin to Athlone in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Athlone can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 14th (Sat), you'll travel to Belfast.

Things to do in Athlone

Outdoors Golf
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nights
Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Milltown Cemetery has been added to your itinerary. On the 14th (Sat), explore the different monuments and memorials at Milltown Cemetery, thenwander the streets of Cathedral Quarter, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Belfast Cathedral - The Cathedral Church of St. Anne. On the next day, admire the striking features of City Hall, thensee the interesting displays at SS Nomadic, and then examine the collection at Titanic Belfast.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Belfast trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Athlone to Belfast in 3 hours. In August in Belfast, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Belfast

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Cathedral Quarter ©
Cathedral Quarter
City Hall ©
City Hall
SS Nomadic ©
SS Nomadic

2
nights
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.
To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the London day trip app.

Fly from Belfast to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. When traveling from Belfast in August, plan for a bit warmer days in London, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bristol.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Parks
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Houses of Parliament ©
Houses of Parliament
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

1
night
Bristol, United Kingdom

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in the waterfront at Bristol City Docks.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bristol trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from London to Bristol in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to London.
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Bristol City Docks ©
Bristol City Docks

2
nights
London, United Kingdom

Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Church, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the London visit site.

You can drive from Bristol to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in London

Tours Historic Sites
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Food Tours
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Temple Church ©
Temple Church

1
night
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom

Brighton and Hove ©
The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): admire the masterpieces at The Courtauld Gallery, thenwalk around Stanmer Park, thentake in the waterfront at Brighton Palace Pier, and finally stop by The Lanes. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Pavilion, thenvisit Westminster, thenmake a trip to Big Ben, and finally stroll through Undercliff Walk.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Brighton and Hove tour itinerary planning tool.

You can take a train from London to Brighton and Hove in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Brighton and Hove are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

London
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Westminster ©
Westminster
Royal Pavilion ©
Royal Pavilion
The Courtauld Gallery ©
The Courtauld Gallery

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nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Westminster and Westminster Cathedral. See some other sides of London: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, take an in-depth tour of Museum of London, and don't miss a visit to Big Ben.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our London holiday planning website.

Getting from Brighton and Hove to London by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You will leave for home on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in London

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Museum of London ©
Museum of London
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Westminster ©
Westminster

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