12 days in Greater London Itinerary

12 days in Greater London Itinerary

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12 days in Greater London Itinerary

Start: Beirut
Fly + Drive:  11​h
1
Romford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Croydon
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Hounslow
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h
End: Beirut

2
nights
Romford

Romford ©
Romford is a large town in East London, England, and the administrative centre of the London Borough of Havering. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): sample the tasty concoctions at Bexley Brewery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hall Place and Gardens, then have some family-friendly fun at Capital Karts, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Raphael Park. Here are some ideas for day two: get your game on at Moby Adventure Golf, then see the interesting displays at William Morris Gallery, and then stroll around Trent Park.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Romford itinerary planner.

Beirut, Lebanon to Romford is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Beirut to Romford. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Beirut in January; daily highs in Romford reach 9°C and lows reach 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Croydon.

Things to do in Romford

Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Bexley, William Morris Gallery, Trent Park, Capital Karts
Highlights from your plan
Hall Place and Gardens ©
Hall Place and Gardens
Raphael Park ©
Raphael Park
Moby Adventure Golf ©
Moby Adventure Golf

3
nights
Croydon

Croydon ©
Croydon is a large town in south London, England, 9.5mi south of Charing Cross. Venture out of the city with trips to Spas (in Orpington) and Five Arches (in Sidcup). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Croydon Airport Visitor Centre, make a trip to Shirley Windmill, admire the striking features of St Michael’s Church, and Head underground at Chislehurst Caves.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Croydon online holiday planner .

You can drive from Romford to Croydon in 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Hounslow.

Things to do in Croydon

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chislehurst Caves, Kelsey Park, Morden Hall Park, Home of Charles Darwin Down House, Spas
Highlights from your plan
Chislehurst Caves ©
Chislehurst Caves
Croydon Airport Visitor Centre ©
Croydon Airport Visitor Centre
Shirley Windmill ©
Shirley Windmill

6
nights
Hounslow

Hounslow ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Hounslow: Sanatan Temple (in Wembley) and Ruislip Lido (in Ruislip).

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Hounslow trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Croydon to Hounslow by car takes about 1.5 hours. January in Hounslow sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hounslow

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kingston upon Thames, Richmond-upon-Thames, Brentford, Wembley, Ruislip Lido
Highlights from your plan
The Musical Museum ©
The Musical Museum
Richmond Park ©
Richmond Park
Isabella Plantation ©
Isabella Plantation

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