5 days in United Kingdom & Salzburg Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom & Salzburg Itinerary

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5 days in United Kingdom & Salzburg Itinerary

Start: Manchester, United Kingdom
Drive:  1 h 45 min
1
Grasmere, United Kingdom
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
End: Manchester, United Kingdom

1
day
Grasmere, United Kingdom

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. On the 20th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Helvellyn and then stroll through Old Man of Coniston.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grasmere trip itinerary planner.

Manchester to Grasmere is an approximately 2- hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Grasmere

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Old Man of Coniston, Helvellyn
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

1
night
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, then steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, and then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Edinburgh visit site.

Getting from Grasmere to Edinburgh by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close

1
night
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 22nd (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Nonnberg Convent, get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Mirabell Palace.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg road trip planner.

Fly from Edinburgh to Salzburg in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Edinburgh to Salzburg due to the time zone difference. In April, daytime highs in Salzburg are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

2
nights
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 23rd (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, then take in the views from Tower Bridge, and finally make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to London takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. April in London sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

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