14 days in England & Wales Itinerary

14 days in England & Wales Itinerary

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14 days in England & Wales Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
London
— 4 nights
train:  2​h
2
Cardiff
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Llandudno
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
York
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  15​h
End: Los Angeles


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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Natural History Museum and Westminster Abbey. When in London, make a side trip to see Stonehenge in Amesbury, approximately 1h 40 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, make a trip to Buckingham Palace, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary builder tool .

Los Angeles, USA to London is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Los Angeles to London. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, expect nights in London to be slightly colder, around 48°F, while days are much colder, around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Cardiff.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

Stonehenge
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

3
nights
Cardiff

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Roman Baths and Chavenage House. Explore Cardiff's surroundings by going to Jet Age Museum (in Gloucester), Bath Abbey (in Bath) and Tewkesbury (Old Baptist Chapel, Tewkesbury Abbey, & more). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Bugatti Trust Visitor Center and identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cardiff vacation builder website .

Take a train from London to Cardiff in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Cardiff, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Llandudno.

Things to do in Cardiff

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Tewkesbury, Bath, Bugatti Trust Visitor Center, Walks With Hawks, Chavenage House
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Jet Age Museum ©
Jet Age Museum

2
nights
Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. On the 13th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Great Orme, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Holy Well and Chapel of St Trillo, pause for some serene contemplation at Llangelynin Old Church, steep yourself in history at Plas Mawr, then step into the grandiose world of Conwy Castle, and finally don't miss a visit to Conwy Town Walls. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Caernarfon Castle, get engrossed in the history at National Slate Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Gwyddelan's Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Llanrhychwyn Church, and finally examine the collection at Sir Henry Jones Museum.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Llandudno holiday planner .

You can drive from Cardiff to Llandudno in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Llandudno can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to York.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Conwy, National Slate Museum, Sir Henry Jones Museum, Caernarfon Castle, Llanrhychwyn Church
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Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Plas Mawr ©
Plas Mawr
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle

3
nights
York

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
National Railway Museum and Durham Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, examine the collection at York Castle Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Prince of Wales Own Regiment of Yorkshire Museum, and take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the York trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Llandudno to York takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in York, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Durham Cathedral
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral

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