33 days in United Kingdom, Dublin & Galway Itinerary

33 days in United Kingdom, Dublin & Galway Itinerary

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Belfast, United Kingdom
— 7 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
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Galway, Ireland
— 3 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
— 8 nights
Drive
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West Drayton, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Belfast, United Kingdom

— 7 nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Belfast: Causeway Coastal Route (in Ballintoy), St John the Evangelist (in Carnlough) and Coast Rd (in Larne). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Abingdon Collection, make a trip to Peace Wall, ponder the world of politics at Parliament Buildings, and get to know the fascinating history of City Walls.

To find out how to plan a trip to Belfast, use our trip itinerary maker.

Bangkok, Thailand to Belfast is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Bangkok to Belfast. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in March; daily highs in Belfast reach 10°C and lows reach 4°C. You'll set off for Dublin on the 17th (Tue).

Things to do in Belfast

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Dublin, Ireland

— 3 nights

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and shop like a local with Temple Bar Gallery and Studios.

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Drive from Belfast to Dublin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in Dublin sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C at night. You will leave for Galway on the 20th (Fri).

Things to do in Dublin

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Shopping

Galway, Ireland

— 3 nights

City of the Tribes

A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Explore Galway's surroundings by going to Cliffs of Moher (in Liscannor) and Doreen Drennan Art Studio, Garden & Lodge. (in Lisdoonvarna). There's much more to do: cruise along Wild Atlantic Way, don't miss a visit to Quay Street, and stop by Charlie Byrne's Bookshop.

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

Traveling by car from Dublin to Galway takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Galway, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 2°C at night. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll travel to London.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

London, United Kingdom

— 4 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, don't miss a visit to Trafalgar Square, get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, and contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey.

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Getting from Galway to London by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In March, daytime highs in London are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for the train ride to Cambridge.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Cambridge, United Kingdom

— 3 nights

City of Perspiring Dreams

Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Change things up with a short trip to Snozone in Milton Keynes (about 1h 15 min away). There's more to do: learn about winemaking at Cambridgeshire Wine School and take in the spiritual surroundings of King's College Chapel.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, read Cambridge trip planner.

You can take a train from London to Cambridge in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 4°C. You will leave for Birmingham on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Cambridge

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Wineries

Side Trip

Birmingham, United Kingdom

— 8 nights

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
Get out of town with these interesting Birmingham side-trips: Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham), The Roman Baths (in Bath) and Old Baptist Chapel (in Tewkesbury). There's much more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, have some family-friendly fun at Matrix Virtual Reality, browse the collection at Library of Birmingham, and steep yourself in history at Birmingham Back to Backs.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Birmingham trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Cambridge to Birmingham takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. You'll set off for West Drayton on the 7th (Tue).

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trips

West Drayton, United Kingdom

— 3 nights
Change things up with a short trip to Rebellion Beer Co. Ltd. in Marlow (about 40 minutes away).

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our West Drayton road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to West Drayton takes 2 hours. In April in West Drayton, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in West Drayton

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping

Side Trips

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.