26 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

26 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 6 nights
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Bath
— 4 nights
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Cheltenham
— 5 nights
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Tewkesbury
— 2 nights
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York
— 4 nights
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Towton
— 1 night
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Ravenglass
— 1 night
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Duror
— 1 night
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Edinburgh
— 1 night

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London

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Visit Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace for their historical value. You'll explore and learn at National Gallery and Tate Modern. Explore London's surroundings by going to The Big Cat Sanctuary (in Smarden), UK Wolf Conservation Trust (in Beenham) and Rye Harbour Nature Reserve (in Rye). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and deepen your understanding at Imperial Bird of Prey Academy.

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

Chennai, India to London is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll gain 5.5 hours traveling from Chennai to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chennai in January, expect London to be colder, temps between 9°C and 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

4
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Bath

Bath ©

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Roman Baths and Wells Cathedral. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Jane Austen Centre and Fashion Museum Bath. Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Glastonbury (Ham Wall Nature Reserve & Chalice Well), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Longleat (in Warminster). The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on West of England Falconry, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bath online travel planner.

Getting from London to Bath by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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West of England Falconry ©
West of England Falconry
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

5
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. Gloucester Docks and Blenheim Palace will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore Nature in Art and Pitt Rivers Museum. Explore Cheltenham's surroundings by going to Escape Live Stratford-upon-Avon (in Stratford-upon-Avon), WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge) and Warwick (The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum (Royal Warwickshire) & Warwick Castle). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas' Church, appreciate the history behind Boer War Memorial, and learn more about the world around you at Oxford University Museum of Natural History.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cheltenham attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Cheltenham takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Cheltenham can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Tewkesbury.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 11 — 16:
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre ©
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle

2
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Tewkesbury

Tewkesbury ©
Tewkesbury is a town and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): steep yourself in history at The Firs: Birthplace of Sir Edward Elgar, take in the spiritual surroundings of Worcester Cathedral, and then take in the exciting artwork at Showborough House Sculpture Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Malvern Hills, get a dose of the wild on Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures, and then contemplate the long history of Tewkesbury Abbey.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tewkesbury road trip website.

Tewkesbury is just a short distance from Cheltenham. January in Tewkesbury sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to York.

Things to do in Tewkesbury

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Tewkesbury Abbey ©
Tewkesbury Abbey
Malvern Hills ©
Malvern Hills
Showborough House Sculpture Garden ©
Showborough House Sculpture Garden

4
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York

York ©

City of Festivals

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.
National Railway Museum and York's Chocolate Story will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Durham Cathedral and York Minster for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Durham (Durham Castle & DLI Museum and Durham Art Gallery) and Reptile Rendezvous & Furry Friends (in Doncaster). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at York City Walls, see the interesting displays at Pandora's Box Antiques and Oddities, identify plant and animal life at York Bird of Prey Centre, and have some family-friendly fun at The York Dungeon.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our York tour planning website.

Drive from Tewkesbury to York in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January, daily temperatures in York can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Towton.

Things to do in York

Side Trips

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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum

1
night
Towton

Towton ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): see the world from above with Hields Aviation, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Imagine Spa, and then take in the history at Towton Battlefield.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Towton trip website.

Towton is just a stone's throw from York. In January, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ravenglass.

Things to do in Towton

Spas · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 22 — 23:
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Imagine Spa ©
Imagine Spa
Towton Battlefield ©
Towton Battlefield
Hields Aviation ©
Hields Aviation

1
night
Ravenglass

Ravenglass ©
Ravenglass is a small coastal village and natural harbour in Cumbria, England roughly halfway between Barrow-in-Furness and Whitehaven. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Hardknott Roman Fort, explore the historical opulence of Muncaster Castle, and then examine the collection at Roman Bath-house.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Ravenglass trip planner.

Traveling by car from Towton to Ravenglass takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Duror.

Things to do in Ravenglass

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Muncaster Castle ©
Muncaster Castle
Hardknott Roman Fort ©
Hardknott Roman Fort
Roman Bath-house ©
Roman Bath-house

1
night
Duror

Duror ©
Duror, , occasionally Duror of Appin is a small, remote coastal village that sits at the base of Glen Duror, in district of Appin, in the Scottish West Highlands, within the council area of Argyll and Bute in Scotland. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Highland Titles Nature Reserve, contemplate the long history of Castle Stalker, then take a tour by water with Appin Boat Tours, and finally view the masterpieces at The Lighthouse - Appin Craft Shop.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Duror tour itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Ravenglass to Duror takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in January, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Duror

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 24 — 25:
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Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Castle Stalker ©
Castle Stalker
The Lighthouse - Appin Craft Shop ©
The Lighthouse - Appin Craft Shop

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Edinburgh Castle. On the 25th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh day trip planning tool.

Getting from Duror to Edinburgh by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Duror in January, Edinburgh is slightly colder at night with lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle

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