19 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

19 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Melbourne
Fly + Drive:  35 h
1
Salisbury
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
2
Liverpool
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Glasgow
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
4
Manchester
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
5
Newcastle upon Tyne
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
6
London
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  24 h
End: Melbourne

1
night
Salisbury

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. To plan Salisbury vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Melbourne, Australia to Salisbury is an approximately 35- hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Melbourne to Salisbury due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Melbourne in December, plan for colder days in Salisbury, with highs around 11°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Stonehenge
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Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Mompesson House ©
Mompesson House

3
nights
Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Beatles Story, then examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Liverpool Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Liverpool online trip builder.

Getting from Salisbury to Liverpool by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Glasgow.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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The Beatles Story ©
The Beatles Story
Merseyside Maritime Museum ©
Merseyside Maritime Museum
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool

3
nights
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and Glasgow Science Centre will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel and Stirling Castle. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Buchanan Street, contemplate the long history of The Tenement House, stop by Time and Tide, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Glasgow Cathedral.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Glasgow vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Liverpool to Glasgow takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. On the 29th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Manchester.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Stirling Castle
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©
Glasgow Science Centre ©
Glasgow Science Centre

2
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary, then see the interesting displays at National Football Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Manchester Cathedral, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Manchester road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Glasgow to Manchester takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Manchester are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can catch the train to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary
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The City of Manchester Distillery ©
The City of Manchester Distillery
Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary ©
Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary
Science and Industry Museum ©
Science and Industry Museum

2
nights
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 1st (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at St Aiden Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bamburgh Beach, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Embleton Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the history at EXIT Newcastle, wander the streets of The Quayside, and then steep yourself in history at Victoria Tunnel.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Newcastle upon Tyne trip app.

Traveling by train from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Newcastle upon Tyne can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to London.

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Bamburgh, Embleton Bay
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Bamburgh Beach ©
Bamburgh Beach
Embleton Bay ©
Embleton Bay
St Aiden Beach ©
St Aiden Beach

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tower of London and Churchill War Rooms. Attractions like Natural History Museum and Covent Garden make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip maker site.

Take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to London in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. January in London sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

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

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