20 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

20 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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York
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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St. Brelade, Jersey
— 1 night
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Newquay
— 4 nights
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Bournemouth
— 3 nights
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Portsmouth
— 2 nights
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Brighton and Hove
— 3 nights

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York

York ©

City of Festivals

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The York Dungeon and The Angel of the North. Do some cultural sightseeing at Beverley Minster and York City Walls. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Beamish Museum (in Beamish), Durham Cathedral (in Durham) and The Quayside (in Newcastle upon Tyne). The adventure continues: examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the York journey planner.

New Delhi, India to York is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 5.5 hours. While traveling from New Delhi, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in York, ranging from highs of 7°C to lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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The York Dungeon ©
The York Dungeon
Beverley Minster ©
Beverley Minster
The Quayside ©
The Quayside

3
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Scottish National Portrait Gallery and Stirling Castle. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Edinburgh Gin Distillery and Greyfriars Kirk. Venture out of the city with trips to Glasgow (The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel & Buchanan Street). There's lots more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill, view the masterpieces at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh travel website.

Getting from York to Edinburgh by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to St. Brelade.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Scottish National Portrait Gallery ©
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Greyfriars Kirk ©
Greyfriars Kirk
Buchanan Street ©
Buchanan Street

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St. Brelade, Jersey

St. Brelade ©
If you're looking for places to see in St.
On the 8th (Fri), kick back and relax at St. Brelade's Bay Beach, then see the interesting displays at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, then take an in-depth tour of Jersey Museum & Art Gallery, and finally don't miss a visit to Liberation Square.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read St. Brelade travel website.

Getting from Edinburgh to St. Brelade by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and taxi. Traveling from Edinburgh in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in St. Brelade, with lows of 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Newquay.

Things to do in St. Brelade

Museums · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
St. Brelade's Bay Beach ©
St. Brelade's Bay Beach
Jersey Museum & Art Gallery ©
Jersey Museum & Art Gallery

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Newquay

Newquay ©

Surf Capital of the UK

Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Lanhydrock House and Garden and Tintagel Castle will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Westward Ho Beach and Fistral Beach Bar. Venture out of the city with trips to National Lobster Hatchery (in Padstow), 83 The Gallery (in Clovelly) and Bude Tunnel (in Bude). There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, stroll through Carbis Bay Beach, wander the streets of The Barbican, and kick back and relax at Porthminster Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Newquay trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from St. Brelade to Newquay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Westward Ho Beach ©
Westward Ho Beach
Tintagel Castle ©
Tintagel Castle
Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach

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Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. Get a sense of the local culture at Corfe Castle and Keates Quarry Dinosaur Footprints. Visiting Hengistbury Head Beach and Weymouth Beach will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bournemouth: Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury), Longleat (in Warminster) and Bath Abbey (in Bath). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Lower Gardens and enjoy the sand and surf at Bournemouth Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Bournemouth road trip planning site.

You can drive from Newquay to Bournemouth in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In January in Bournemouth, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Hengistbury Head Beach ©
Hengistbury Head Beach
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Keates Quarry Dinosaur Footprints ©
Keates Quarry Dinosaur Footprints

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Mary Rose, then brush up on your military savvy at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, then examine the collection at HMS Victory, and finally admire the masterpieces at Chichester Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, pause for some serene contemplation at Winchester Cathedral, and then browse the exhibits of Beaulieu National Motor Museum.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Portsmouth journey planner.

Drive from Bournemouth to Portsmouth in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. January in Portsmouth sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Winchester Cathedral ©
Winchester Cathedral
Chichester Cathedral ©
Chichester Cathedral
HMS Victory ©
HMS Victory

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Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove ©

London-by-the-Sea

The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
On the 18th (Mon), admire the striking features of Royal Pavilion, then wander the streets of North Laine, then look for gifts at Gustamps, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Lanes. On your second day here, admire the verdant scenery at Beachy Head, do a tasting at The Gun Room, then relax in the rural setting at Tulleys Farm, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Brighton and Hove trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Portsmouth to Brighton and Hove in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Tulleys Farm ©
Tulleys Farm
Beachy Head ©
Beachy Head
North Laine ©
North Laine

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