16 days in United Kingdom, Paris & Rome Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom, Paris & Rome Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
2
Cardiff, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
3
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
4
Paris, France
— 1 night
5
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights

2
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at Edinburgh Castle and The Real Mary King's Close. Escape the urban bustle at Arthur's Seat and The Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hill Local Nature Reserve. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and explore the galleries of Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh route planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Edinburgh is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sao Paulo in August: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cardiff.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

3
nights
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Roman Baths and St Fagans National Museum of History. Get some historical perspective at Bath Abbey and Castell Coch. Venture out of the city with trips to Bath (Ora Et Labora & Victoria Art Gallery). There's much more to do: get outside with Bay Island Voyages, explore the historical opulence of Cardiff Castle, see the interesting displays at Firing Line Museum of The Queen's Dragoon Guards and The Royal Welsh at Cardiff Castle, and admire the masterpieces at National Museum Cardiff.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Cardiff trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Edinburgh to Cardiff in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Cardiff when traveling from Edinburgh in August, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Cardiff

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Side Trip

Bath
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Bay Island Voyages ©
Bay Island Voyages
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Buckingham Palace and The British Museum. Popular historic sites such as St. Paul's Cathedral and Churchill War Rooms are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, don't miss a visit to Tower of London, and browse the range of quality goods at Harrods.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our London road trip planner.

Take a train from Cardiff to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in London are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

1
night
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 2nd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Paris Plage, thenwander the streets of Île de la Cité, thenadmire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, and finally step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis.

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Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Champs-Elysees ©
Champs-Elysees

4
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and Pantheon. Let the collections at Vatican Museums and ALEFBET capture your imagination. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, view the masterpieces at Trevimage, shop like a local with Art and Office - Tintin and Comics, and visit Trastevere.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rome day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Rome: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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