15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
+2
subway + bus + Fly:  13​h
1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
St. Helier, Jersey
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  2​h 45​min
3
Bournemouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Bath
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
5
London
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + bus + train:  11​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Explore hidden gems such as Calton Hill and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip app .

Washington DC, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Washington DC in March: highs in Edinburgh hover around 48°F, while lows dip to 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Princes Street Gardens ©
Princes Street Gardens
Calton Hill ©
Calton Hill

2
nights
St. Helier, Jersey

St. Helier ©
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): visit a coastal fixture at Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere) and then see the interesting displays at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): stroll through Jersey Zoo, then stop by Hettich Jewellers, and then step into the grandiose world of Elizabeth Castle.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Helier trip site .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Edinburgh to St. Helier in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Edinburgh in March, St. Helier is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bournemouth.

Things to do in St. Helier

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere), Jersey Zoo
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Jersey Zoo ©
Jersey Zoo
Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere) ©
Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere)

2
nights
Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bournemouth Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle, then explore the galleries of The Tank Museum, and then kick back and relax at Weymouth Beach.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bournemouth trip itinerary maker site .

Do a combination of flight and train from St. Helier to Bournemouth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Traveling from St. Helier in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Bournemouth, with lows around 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, The Tank Museum, Corfe Castle, Weymouth Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach
The Tank Museum ©
The Tank Museum
Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach

3
nights
Bath

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Brunel's SS Great Britain and Bath Abbey. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Cardiff (St Fagans National Museum of History & Cardiff Castle), Clifton Suspension Bridge (in Bristol) and Longleat (in Warminster). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and contemplate the long history of Assembly Rooms.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Bath day trip app .

Drive from Bournemouth to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Cardiff, Bristol, Longleat
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
St Fagans National Museum of History ©
Clifton Suspension Bridge ©
Clifton Suspension Bridge

3
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from London Eye, take in the views from Tower Bridge, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read London attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in London can reach 51°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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