18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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18 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + train:  18​h 15​min
1
York
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Portinscale
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
London
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Singapore

4
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.
Let the collections at National Railway Museum and Pyramid Gallery capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as York Minster and Treasurer's House are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through York Shambles, stop by Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, and browse the different shops at Stonegate.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read York trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to York is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to York is minus 8 hours. In April, York is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Shop till you drop at The Marshmallow Lady and Jenners. Visiting Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, look for gifts at Miss Katie Cupcake, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at Real Mary King's Close.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh travel route planner .

Take a train from York to Edinburgh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In April, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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

3
nights
Portinscale

Portinscale ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk, stop by The Soap Co Cic, then look for gifts at Ye Olde Friars, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Buttermere, look for gifts at Grasmere Chocolate Cottage, and then hike along Helm Crag.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Portinscale itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Portinscale in 3 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Edinburgh in April since evenings lows in Portinscale dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Grasmere, Buttermere Lake
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Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

3
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. Escape the urban bustle at Welford-On-Avon Golf Course and S&D Falconry. Do your shopping at Alain Rouveure Galleries and The Barn. Explore Stratford-upon-Avon's surroundings by going to Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh) and Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Welcombe Hills and stop by Waterside Food and Craft Market.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Stratford-upon-Avon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Portinscale to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 4 hours. April in Stratford-upon-Avon sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to London.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Alain Rouveure Galleries, Cotswolds Distillery, Cotswold Archery
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Alain Rouveure Galleries ©
Alain Rouveure Galleries
Welford-On-Avon Golf Course ©
Welford-On-Avon Golf Course

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.
Appreciate the collections at Natural History Museum and British Museum. Visit Hampstead and Churchill War Rooms for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, hunt for treasures at Old Spitalfields Market, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our London online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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