16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
York
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Bath
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
5
London
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: San Francisco

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Edinburgh Castle and Real Mary King's Close. Do your shopping at Jenners and Eddie's Seafood Market. There's still lots to do: look for gifts at Cadenhead's and contemplate the long history of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh attractions tool .

San Francisco, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from San Francisco to Edinburgh, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in June; daily highs in Edinburgh reach 62°F and lows reach 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Shopping Historic Sites
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse

3
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.
Head to York Shambles and Mor Musicfor plenty of shopping. The adventure continues: look for gifts at The Imaginarium and browse the different shops at Stonegate.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the York route planner.

You can take a train from Edinburgh to York in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in June, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in York

Shopping Neighborhoods
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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
Waterstones ©
Waterstones
Sore Thumb Retro Games ©
Sore Thumb Retro Games

2
nights
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. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): stop by Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Barn, then stop by Roly's Fudge, and finally stop by Waterside Food and Craft Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): browse for treasures at Stalls Lifestyle, stop by Alain Rouveure Galleries, stop by Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, then stop by Cotswold Lavender, then stop by The Nutcracker Christmas Shop, and finally look for gifts at The Stratford Sweet Shop.

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You can drive from York to Stratford-upon-Avon in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Stratford-upon-Avon, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Shopping Nightlife

Side Trips

Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, Cotswold Lavender, Alain Rouveure Galleries
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Alain Rouveure Galleries ©
Alain Rouveure Galleries
Cotswold Lavender ©
Cotswold Lavender
Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop ©
Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Head to Emma Rose Art Works and Mr B's Emporium Of Reading Delightsfor some retail therapy. Your inner history buff will appreciate Stonehenge and The Roman Baths. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Cirencester (Pick a Pot & Cirencester Antiques & Collectables Market) and Hookshouse Pottery (in Tetbury). Next up on the itinerary: browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge and stop by Bath Artisan Market.

Make your Bath itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Bath in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Cirencester, Stonehenge, Hookshouse Pottery
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Emma Rose Art Works ©
Emma Rose Art Works
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

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.
Do your shopping at Harrods and Old Spitalfields Market. Get some historical perspective at Tower of London and Westminster Abbey. There's much more to do: browse the fresh offerings at Brook Green Market and Kitchen, look for gifts at Holland & Holland, hunt for treasures at Borough Market, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the London vacation planning site .

You can take a train from Bath to London in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in London sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Shopping Historic Sites
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Harrods ©
Harrods
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

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