12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  16​h
1
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Cockermouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Cirencester
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
London
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + train:  12​h
End: Mumbai

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Calton Hill, browse the exhibits of Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and then have some family-friendly fun at The Realm VR.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip planner .

Mumbai, India to Edinburgh is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Traveling from Mumbai in May, things will get much colder in Edinburgh: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©

2
nights
Cockermouth

Cockermouth
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Alpacaly Ever After, then take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, and then stroll through Buttermere. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Alpacaly Ever After, explore the activities along Derwentwater, and then trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Cockermouth holiday planner .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Cockermouth in 3 hours. Traveling from Edinburgh in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Cockermouth, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Alpacaly Ever After, Helvellyn
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

1
night
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Peter & St Paul, then get your game on at Cotswold Archery, then head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, and finally head outdoors with Head 4 Heights Ltd. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cotswold Falconry Centre, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Edward's Church, and then meet the residents at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Cirencester online holiday planner .

You can drive from Cockermouth to Cirencester in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Cirencester

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trips

Moreton-in-Marsh, Church of St Peter & St Paul, St. Edward's Church, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens

4
nights
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Coca-Cola London Eye and Tate Modern. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Tower Bridge, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the London trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Cirencester to London takes 2 hours. May in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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