61 days in London & Edinburgh Itinerary

61 days in London & Edinburgh Itinerary

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London
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London — 40 nights

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Up at The O2 and Beer Tastings & Tours. Explore London's surroundings by going to Southampton (Room Escape Games & Speed Boats Tours), Jephson Gardens (in Leamington Spa) and British Motor Museum (in Gaydon). Pack the 24th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Paultons Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, stroll around Regent's Park, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read London online travel route planner.

Wellington, New Zealand to London is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone changes from New Zealand Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -12 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Wellington in August; daily highs in London reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Edinburgh.
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Edinburgh — 19 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Room Escape Games and Princes Street Gardens. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Edinburgh: Belford Museum (in Belford), The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (in Seahouses) and Berwick-upon-Tweed Barracks and Main Guard (in Berwick upon Tweed). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, stroll around Holyrood Park, don't miss a visit to Falkirk Wheel, and snap pictures at Forth Road Bridge.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planning tool.

You can fly from London to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from London in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Edinburgh: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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