33 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

33 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe holiday planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

33 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
1
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
train:  2​h 15​min
2
Manchester, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
train:  45​min
3
Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Holyhead, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Shannon, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
Wexford, Ireland
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
10
Rosslare, Ireland
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
11
Lamphey, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
12
Cardiff, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
13
Bath, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
14
Amesbury, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
15
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
End: London, United Kingdom

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, then enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, and finally step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our London tour itinerary planning tool .

If you are flying in from Indonesia, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can take a train to Manchester.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

2
nights
Manchester, United Kingdom

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 12th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manchester Cathedral, explore the engaging exhibits at Science and Industry Museum, then get lost in a book at The John Rylands Library, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Manchester road trip site .

You can take a train from London to Manchester in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Manchester can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. On the 13th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Liverpool.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Royal Armouries Museum
Highlights from your plan
Science and Industry Museum ©
Science and Industry Museum
Room Escape Games
Manchester Cathedral ©
Manchester Cathedral

1
night
Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
On the 13th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Liverpool Cathedral and then take a leisurely stroll along Royal Albert Dock Liverpool.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Liverpool trip planner .

Take a train from Manchester to Liverpool in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 6°C. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Holyhead.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Liverpool Cathedral
Liverpool Cathedral
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool

2
nights
Holyhead, United Kingdom

Holyhead ©
Holyhead is the largest town in the county of Isle of Anglesey in Wales. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Eden Emporium, enjoy the sea views from South Stack Lighthouse, and then identify plant and animal life at South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Snowdon.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Holyhead itinerary app .

You can drive from Liverpool to Holyhead in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Holyhead can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Holyhead

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Caernarfon, Snowdon, Portmeirion Village
Highlights from your plan
Snowdon ©
Snowdon
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle
South Stack Lighthouse ©
South Stack Lighthouse

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol, see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, then don't miss a visit to Temple Bar, and finally pause for some photo ops at James Joyce Statue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then browse the collection at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, then walk around St Stephens Green, and finally make a trip to The Spire.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Dublin trip planning app .

Explore your travel options from Holyhead to Dublin with the Route module. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Belfast.

Things to do in Dublin

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

3
nights
Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Belfast Botanical Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Crumlin Road Gaol, explore the striking landscape at Giant's Causeway, and then cruise along Causeway Coastal Route.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Belfast tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Dublin to Belfast in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Belfast can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Belfast

Parks Museums Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Bushmills
Highlights from your plan
Giant's Causeway ©
Giant's Causeway
Causeway Coastal Route ©
Causeway Coastal Route
Titanic Belfast ©
Titanic Belfast

2
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
See even more of Dublin: steep yourself in history at Guinness Storehouse, walk around Phoenix Park, see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol, and wander the streets of Temple Bar.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Dublin trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Belfast to Dublin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Dublin when traveling from Belfast in April, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Shannon.

Things to do in Dublin

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

2
nights
Shannon, Ireland

Shannon ©
Shannon or Shannon Town, named after the river near which it stands, is a town in County Clare, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): browse the collection at Sean Lemass Public Library. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Daniel O'Connell Monument, see the interesting displays at Atlantic Air Adventures, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cliffs of Moher, and finally Head underground at Doolin Cave.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Shannon trip builder tool .

Getting from Dublin to Shannon by car takes about 2.5 hours. In April in Shannon, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Wexford.

Things to do in Shannon

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Doolin Cave, Daniel O'Connell Monument, Cliffs of Moher, The Lawrence Collection
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Sean Lemass Public Library ©
Sean Lemass Public Library
Doolin Cave ©
Doolin Cave

3
nights
Wexford, Ireland

Wexford ©
Wexford is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Iberius Church and then admire the landmark architecture of The Twin Churches: Church of the Assumption and Church of the Immaculate Conception. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Smithwick's Experience Kilkenny, then contemplate the long history of Kilkenny Castle, and then admire the landmark architecture of Tintern Abbey.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Wexford trip itinerary app .

Drive from Shannon to Wexford in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in April, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rosslare.

Things to do in Wexford

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Kilkenny, Hook Lighthouse, Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum
Highlights from your plan
Tintern Abbey ©
Tintern Abbey
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum ©

1
night
Rosslare, Ireland

Rosslare ©
On the 29th (Wed), head off the coast to Saltee Islands and then play a few rounds at St Helen's Bay Golf Resort. On your second day here, tee off at Rosslare Golf Links.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rosslare trip itinerary planning tool .

Rosslare is very close to Wexford. In April, daytime highs in Rosslare are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Lamphey.

Things to do in Rosslare

Golf Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Saltee Islands, St Helen's Bay Golf Resort
Highlights from your plan
Saltee Islands ©
Saltee Islands

2
nights
Lamphey, United Kingdom

Lamphey ©
Lamphey is a community, parish and village near the south coast of Pembrokeshire, Wales, approximately 2mi east of the historic town of Pembroke, and 2mi north of the seaside village of Freshwater East. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): explore the striking landscape of St. Davids Cathedral and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Folly Farm.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Lamphey online holiday planner .

Getting from Rosslare to Lamphey by car takes about 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. On the 2nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cardiff.

Things to do in Lamphey

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trips

St. Davids, Folly Farm
Highlights from your plan
Folly Farm ©
Folly Farm
Dolphin & Whale Watching
St. Davids Cathedral ©
St. Davids Cathedral

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): witness the site of a historic battle at In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at St Fagans National Museum of History, then take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cardiff trip planner.

Getting from Lamphey to Cardiff by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in Cardiff

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours, Rhossili Bay
Highlights from your plan
Rhossili Bay ©
Rhossili Bay
In The Footsteps Battlefield Tours ©
Bay Island Voyages ©
Bay Island Voyages

2
nights
Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Chavenage House (in Tetbury), Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh) and Bristol (Brunel's SS Great Britain & Clifton Suspension Bridge). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bath vacation maker app .

Traveling by train from Cardiff to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 7th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Amesbury.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Bristol, Cotswold Archery, The Cotswold Range, Chavenage House
Highlights from your plan
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range

3
nights
Amesbury, United Kingdom

Amesbury ©
Amesbury is a town and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Stonehenge. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Durrington Walls, then get engrossed in the history at Amesbury History Centre, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Abbey Church of St Mary and St Melor, and finally stop by Cholderton Farm Shop & Cafe.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Amesbury online route planner .

You can drive from Bath to Amesbury in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to London.

Things to do in Amesbury

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Cholderton, Larkhill Space Station
Highlights from your plan
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Amesbury History Centre ©
Amesbury History Centre

2
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
See even more of London: explore the world behind art at The British Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, take in panoramic vistas at Sky Garden, and don't miss a visit to Big Ben.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the London route planning site .

Getting from Amesbury to London by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Victoria and Albert Museum ©
Victoria and Albert Museum

Similar Plans

34 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 41 days in United Kingdom, France & Italy BY A USER FROM TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 34 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 27 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 25 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM CANADA July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 42 days in France, Ireland & United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 58 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS January, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 40 days in United States & United Kingdom BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH June, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 32 days in Europe BY A USER FROM TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO August, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM THAILAND May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans