56 days in London & Greater London Itinerary

56 days in London & Greater London Itinerary

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1
London
— 1 night
2
Romford
— 18 nights
3
Croydon
— 18 nights
4
Hounslow
— 17 nights

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night
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.
The British Museum has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and then take an in-depth tour of The British Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Tower of London, thenmake a trip to Big Ben, and then take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our London trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to London is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cairo to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cairo in December, things will get slightly colder in London: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Romford.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

18
nights
Romford

Romford ©
Romford is a large town in East London, England, and the administrative centre of the London Borough of Havering. Venture out of the city with trips to Chatham (Dickens World & The Historic Dockyard Chatham), Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park (in Woodham Ferrers) and Rochester (Rochester Cathedral & Rochester Castle). The adventure continues: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Hospital Chapel of St Mary & St Thomas, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bexley Brewery, and buy something for everyone on your list at Worldwide Signings.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Romford online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from London to Romford takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Croydon.

Things to do in Romford

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Upminster, Ilford, Bexleyheath, Dagenham, Barking
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Rochester Cathedral ©
Rochester Cathedral
Room Escape Games
Bedfords Park ©
Bedfords Park

18
nights
Croydon

Croydon ©
Croydon is a large town in south London, England, 9.5mi south of Charing Cross. Change things up with these side-trips from Croydon: Sheffield Park and Garden (in Uckfield), Tilgate Park (in Crawley) and Tulleys Farm (in Turners Hill). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Croydon Airport Visitor Centre, contemplate the long history of Croham Hurst Woods, have some family-friendly fun at Flip Out London Pinball Club, and step into the grandiose world of Hever Castle & Gardens.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Croydon trip planner.

Drive from Romford to Croydon in 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Croydon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Hounslow.

Things to do in Croydon

Parks Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bromley, Beckenham, Chislehurst, Morden, Haywards Heath
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Tulleys Farm ©
Tulleys Farm
Croydon Airport Visitor Centre ©
Croydon Airport Visitor Centre

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nights
Hounslow

Hounslow ©
Featuring numerous parks and quaint pubs, Hounslow offers an effective escape from the crowded central boroughs of England's capital.
Explore Hounslow's surroundings by going to Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury) and St Eadburgha’s Church (in Chipping Campden). Pack the 23rd (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Paultons Park. The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, explore the historical opulence of Windsor Castle, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and pause for some serene contemplation at Winchester Cathedral.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Hounslow trip planner.

Traveling by car from Croydon to Hounslow takes 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Hounslow are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hounslow

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Richmond-upon-Thames, Burford, Cirencester, Uxbridge, Moreton-in-Marsh
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Winchester Cathedral ©
Winchester Cathedral

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