15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London
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London
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Richmond-upon-Thames
— 1 night
subway + Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Inverness
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Edinburgh
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
5
York
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Blackpool
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
7
Liverpool
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
Llandudno
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
Manchester
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
10
Birmingham
— 1 night
train:  45​min
11
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
12
Oxford
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
13
Bath
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
End: London

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, then browse the range of quality goods at Harrods, and then get engrossed in the history at Westminster Abbey. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, then take an in-depth tour of The British Museum, and then shop like a local with Covent Garden.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the London vacation builder .

If you are flying in from Hong Kong, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In May, daily temperatures in London can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Richmond-upon-Thames.

Things to do in London

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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Richmond-upon-Thames

Richmond-upon-Thames
A holiday in Richmond-upon-Thames ensures a chance to enjoy one of Greater London's greenest, fanciest, and most spacious neighborhoods.
For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Richmond-upon-Thames trip builder tool .

Richmond-upon-Thames is just a short distance from London. May in Richmond-upon-Thames sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. You will leave for Inverness on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Richmond-upon-Thames

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games

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Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Castle Gallery, then view the masterpieces at Picaresque Books, then pick up some local products at Ferintosh Community Market, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Rosemarkie Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Nairn Beach, then take in the exciting artwork at Gallery48, then stop by Patchwork Paradise Vintage Tea Room & Gift Shop, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Inspirations.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Inverness trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Richmond-upon-Thames to Inverness takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Richmond-upon-Thames in May, things will get a bit cooler in Inverness: highs are around 17°C and lows about 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Gallery48, Patchwork Paradise Vintage Tea Room & Gift Shop, Picaresque Books, Nairn Beach, Rosemarkie Beach
Highlights from your plan
Picaresque Books ©
Picaresque Books
Nairn Beach ©
Nairn Beach
Castle Gallery ©
Castle Gallery

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town.

You can plan Edinburgh trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to take a train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh ©
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): stop by The Imaginarium, buy something for everyone on your list at Stonegate, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster, then take in the exciting artwork at Pyramid Gallery, then take a stroll through York Shambles, and finally browse for treasures at Yorkshire Antiques.com.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our York trip planner.

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to York takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Blackpool.

Things to do in York

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
York Shambles ©
York Shambles
York Minster ©
York Minster
Pyramid Gallery ©
Pyramid Gallery

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Blackpool

Blackpool
Over 12 million people visit Blackpool each year, making it Britain’s top holiday resort and one of its most visited cities overall, second only to London.
For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Blackpool online road trip planner .

You can drive from York to Blackpool in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You will leave for Liverpool on the 15th (Wed).

Things to do in Blackpool

Nightlife Fun & Games Parks

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Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Walker Art Gallery and then take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Liverpool trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Blackpool to Liverpool in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 16th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Liverpool

Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Walker Art Gallery ©
Walker Art Gallery

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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. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): kick back and relax at Llanfairfechan Beach, then get a taste of the local shopping with Royal Cambrian Academy of Art, then view the masterpieces at Tina Holley Gallery, and finally stop by Porth Llwyd Pottery.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Llandudno journey planner.

Drive from Liverpool to Llandudno in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Llandudno, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Manchester.

Things to do in Llandudno

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Royal Cambrian Academy of Art, Llanfairfechan Beach, Porth Llwyd Pottery
Highlights from your plan
Royal Cambrian Academy of Art ©
Royal Cambrian Academy of Art
Llanfairfechan Beach ©
Llanfairfechan Beach

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Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Manchester Art Gallery.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Manchester tour site .

Getting from Llandudno to Manchester by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Birmingham.

Things to do in Manchester

Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Manchester Art Gallery ©
Manchester Art Gallery

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night
Birmingham

Birmingham
Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Birmingham trip builder website .

Traveling by train from Manchester to Birmingham takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. You will leave for Stratford-upon-Avon on the 19th (Sun).

Things to do in Birmingham

Nightlife Parks Outdoors

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Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. On the 20th (Mon), view the masterpieces at Montpellier Gallery, stop by Timeless Delights Tearoom & Interiors, take in the exciting artwork at Pottery Dottery, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Stalls Lifestyle, and finally contemplate the long history of Kiftsgate Court Gardens.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Stratford-upon-Avon tour itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Stratford-upon-Avon takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Stratford-upon-Avon are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Oxford.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trip

Kiftsgate Court Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Montpellier Gallery ©
Montpellier Gallery
Kiftsgate Court Gardens ©
Kiftsgate Court Gardens
Stalls Lifestyle ©
Stalls Lifestyle

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Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): examine the collection at Combe Mill.

Plan a trip to Oxford easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Oxford in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Stratford-upon-Avon in May since evenings lows in Oxford dip to 7°C. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Bath.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums

Side Trip

Combe Mill
Highlights from your plan
Combe Mill ©
Combe Mill

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Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 22nd (Wed), browse the exhibits of The Roman Baths, shop like a local with 44AD artspace, then hunt for treasures at Pulteney Bridge, then shop like a local with Milsom Street, and finally shop like a local with Gallery and Barrow.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bath holiday planning app .

You can take a train from Oxford to Bath in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Bath

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Pulteney Bridge ©
Pulteney Bridge
44AD artspace ©
44AD artspace

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