10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

10 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 2 nights
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Cirencester
— 2 nights
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Portinscale
— 1 night
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Alnwick
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh
— 2 nights

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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.
Get some cultural insight at Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral. Bring the kids along to Tower of London and The British Museum. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to London. In October, daily temperatures in London can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Cirencester.

Things to do in London

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Art Museum
National Gallery
4.7
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World heritage site
Westminster Abbey
4.5

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Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Westonbirt Arboretum and then identify plant and animal life at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the lush surroundings at Cirencester Park, then whizz through the canopy at Head 4 Heights Waterpark, then head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St John Baptist.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Cirencester online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from London to Cirencester takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in Cirencester

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Portinscale

Portinscale ©
Nestled on the western shore of Derwentwater, Portinscale serves as a perfect base for a walking holiday in the English Lake District.
On the 4th (Wed), relax and float downstream with Keswick Extreme Outdoor Activities, then get great views at Alpacaly Ever After, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Portinscale trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Cirencester to Portinscale in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Alnwick.

Things to do in Portinscale

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Water Body
Derwentwater
4.9

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Alnwick

Alnwick
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. On the 5th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Bamburgh Beach, stroll through Beadnell Bay Beach, and then kick back and relax at Embleton Bay. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, identify plant and animal life at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Warkworth Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Alnwick route planning site.

Traveling by car from Portinscale to Alnwick takes 2.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Alnwick

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Dalhousie Castle Falconry, then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, then explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and finally get great views at Calton Hill.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh trip planner.

Getting from Alnwick to Edinburgh by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In November in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
4.4

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