16 days in England & Glasgow Itinerary

16 days in England & Glasgow Itinerary

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16 days in England & Glasgow Itinerary

Start: Manama
Fly:  23​h
1
London
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
2
Windsor
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
3
York
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
4
Newcastle upon Tyne
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
5
Glasgow
— 5 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Manama

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Madame Tussauds London, Tower Bridge, Tower of London, and other attractions. Get a sense of the local culture at Natural History Museum and Greenwich. Take a break from the city and head to Kayaking & Canoeing and Viscount Cruises. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Brick Lane.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the London day trip planner .

Manama, Bahrain to London is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Manama to London. Traveling from Manama in August, expect London to be cooler, temps between 26°C and 15°C. You will leave for Windsor on the 13th (Mon).

Things to do in London

Museums Neighborhoods Parks
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Madame Tussauds London ©
Madame Tussauds London
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

2
nights
Windsor

Windsor ©
Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Blenheim Palace and then meet the residents at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Windsor itinerary app .

Getting from London to Windsor by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to York.

Things to do in Windsor

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Blenheim Palace
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Blenheim Palace ©
Blenheim Palace
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Windsor Castle ©
Windsor Castle

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster, then wander the streets of York Shambles, and finally examine the collection at National Railway Museum. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have some family-friendly fun at The York Dungeon, then see the interesting displays at Jorvik Viking Centre, then take an in-depth tour of York Castle Museum, and finally explore the ancient world of York City Walls.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the York attractions tool .

Traveling by train from Windsor to York takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. In August in York, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Shambles ©
York Shambles

1
night
Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle upon Tyne ©
One of the hippest urban centers in the northeastern part of the country, Newcastle upon Tyne once had a reputation for being an industrial wasteland with little to offer casual tourists.
On the 18th (Sat), browse the different shops at MetroCentre, then get engrossed in the history at The Discovery Museum, and then steep yourself in history at The Quayside.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Newcastle upon Tyne tour website .

Getting from York to Newcastle upon Tyne by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Glasgow.

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

MetroCentre
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MetroCentre ©
MetroCentre
The Quayside ©
The Quayside
The Discovery Museum ©
The Discovery Museum

5
nights
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Buchanan Street and Jeremy Sniders Antiques. Escape the urban bustle at Puck's Glen and Heads of Ayr Farm Park. Explore Glasgow's surroundings by going to Stirling Castle (in Stirling) and Blackstone Clydesdales & Dig-a-Day Experience (in Cumnock). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, get your game on at Snow Factor, steep yourself in history at The Mackintosh House, and explore and take pictures at Glasgow Tigers Speedway.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Glasgow day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Glasgow can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Heads of Ayr Farm Park, Stirling Castle, Puck's Glen, Snow Factor, Blackstone Clydesdales & Dig-a-Day Experience
Highlights from your plan
Puck's Glen ©
Puck's Glen
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

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