16 days in United Kingdom & Paris Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom & Paris Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe attractions planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

16 days in United Kingdom & Paris Itinerary

Start: Fort Smith, United States
Fly + Drive:  18​h
1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
2
Oxford, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
train:  4​h 15​min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  18​h
End: Fort Smith, United States

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

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.
Get some cultural insight at National Gallery and Westminster Abbey. Tower of London and Churchill War Rooms will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read London tour itinerary builder .

Fort Smith, USA to London is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 6 hours. While traveling from Fort Smith, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of 50°F to lows of 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Oxford.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

4
nights
Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Roman Baths and St. Mary's Church. Get outdoors at The Cotswold Range and Head 4 Heights Ltd. Venture out of the city with trips to Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh), Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd (in Uley) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Oxford online tour itinerary planner .

Getting from London to Oxford by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 50°F in March, and nighttime lows around 34°F. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Paris.

Things to do in Oxford

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Cirencester, The Roman Baths, Cotswold Archery, Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd, Stonehenge
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

3
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and then make a trip to Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Paris road trip planning site .

Getting from Oxford to Paris by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Oxford to Paris. March in Paris sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for the train ride to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Get a sense of the local culture at Houses of Parliament and Shadwell Basin outdoor Activity Centre. Take a break from the city and head to HotTug UK and Diplomat Cruises. See even more of London: don't miss a visit to Tower Bridge, get outside with Moose X-Training Ltd, examine the collection at Madame Tussauds London, and stroll through St. James's Park.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the London vacation app .

You can take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in London

Parks Outdoors Transportation
Highlights from your plan
ZSL London Zoo ©
ZSL London Zoo
Houses of Parliament ©
Houses of Parliament
Madame Tussauds London ©
Madame Tussauds London

Similar Plans

17 days in United Kingdom & Seville BY A USER FROM BRUNEI February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM CANADA August, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UKRAINE July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 18 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDIA April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in United Kingdom & Ireland BY A USER FROM INDIA June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in United Kingdom & Paris BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in United Kingdom & Ireland BY A USER FROM LEBANON April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in United Kingdom & Paris BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans