15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
+2
Fly + bus + train:  26​h
1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Grasmere
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Cirencester
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
London
— 4 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Adelaide

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Bring the kids along to Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and Dynamic Earth. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, make a trip to The Royal Mile, pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and get your game on at The Realm VR.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh journey planner.

Adelaide, Australia to Edinburgh is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Adelaide in March, with highs in Edinburgh at 9°C and lows at 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grasmere.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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

3
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Explore Grasmere's surroundings by going to Scale Force (in Buttermere) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, explore the striking landscape at St Sunday Crag, tour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk, and trek along Old Man of Coniston.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Grasmere holiday planner .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Grasmere in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, St Sunday Crag, Alpacaly Ever After, Old Man of Coniston, Scale Force
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Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

2
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get outside with The Cotswold Range, then get your game on at Cotswold Archery, and then tee off at Feldon Valley, Cotswolds. Keep things going the next day: enjoy some diversion at Lady’s Wood Shooting School, then steep yourself in history at Selsley Common, and then meet the residents at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cirencester planning website .

You can drive from Grasmere to Cirencester in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Fun & Games Golf

Side Trips

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Feldon Valley, Selsley Common, Cotswold Archery, Lady’s Wood Shooting School
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Lady’s Wood Shooting School ©
Lady’s Wood Shooting School
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery

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.
Family-friendly places like Coca-Cola London Eye and Tower Bridge will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our London trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cirencester to London takes 2.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

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

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