60 days in Dublin & United Kingdom Itinerary

60 days in Dublin & United Kingdom Itinerary

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Dublin, Ireland
— 1 night
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Inverness, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Fort William, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Durham, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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York, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Bath, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Winchester, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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London, United Kingdom
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Dublin, Ireland

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the galleries of Guinness Storehouse, see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, and then pause for some photo ops at James Joyce Statue. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Trinity College Dublin, stroll around St Stephens Green, then stop by Temple Bar, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Dublin trip builder tool.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Dublin Airport. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Breweries & Distilleries

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Inverness, United Kingdom

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
On the 3rd (Sat), get interesting insight from Tours, then savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then make a trip to Culloden Battlefield, and finally explore the ancient world of Clava Cairns.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Inverness tour planner.

You can fly from Dublin to Inverness in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Fort William, United Kingdom

Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): admire the verdant scenery at Glen Coe, take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Steall Waterfall.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Fort William road trip planner.

Drive from Inverness to Fort William in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Get out of town with these interesting Glasgow side-trips: Stirling Castle (in Stirling) and Argaty Red Kites (in Doune). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, steep yourself in history at Glasgow Cathedral, explore the engaging exhibits at Glasgow Science Centre, and walk around Pollok Country Park.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Glasgow online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Glasgow takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Glasgow sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Glasgow

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Pickering's Gin Distillery, enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Glasgow to Edinburgh by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

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Cockermouth, United Kingdom

Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cockermouth: Penrith (Center Parcs - Whinfell Forest & Aira Force Waterfall), Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale) and Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Glenridding). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at J.B.Banks and Son Ltd, contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, sample the fine beverages at The Lakes Distillery, and steep yourself in history at Castlerigg Stone Circle.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Cockermouth trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Cockermouth in 3 hours. Traveling from Edinburgh in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Cockermouth, with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Durham.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Durham, United Kingdom

Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Get out of town with these interesting Durham side-trips: Aysgarth (Aysgarth Falls & St. Andrew's Church), The Forbidden Corner (in Middleham) and Wensleydale Longwool Sheep Shop (in Leyburn). There's much more to do: test your team's savvy at Escape Rooms Durham, stroll through Crook Hall & Gardens, examine the collection at The Bowes Museum, and stop by Fury Events.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Durham holiday planning tool.

Drive from Cockermouth to Durham in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Cockermouth in April, expect little chillier with lows of 3°C in Durham. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to take a train to York.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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York, United Kingdom

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.
Explore York's surroundings by going to Nidderdale Llamas (in Harrogate), Fountains Abbey (in Ripon) and Liverpool (Merseyside Maritime Museum, Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, &more). There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on Peak Mountaineering, contemplate the long history of Treasurer's House, take a stroll through York Shambles, and take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our York trip planner.

Traveling by train from Durham to York takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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Gloucester, United Kingdom

You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gloucester: Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens (in Burford), Bourton-on-the-Water (The Model Village, Birdland, &more) and Broadway Tower (in Broadway).

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Gloucester trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from York to Gloucester in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Gloucester when traveling from York in May, with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Bath, United Kingdom

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Get out of town with these interesting Bath side-trips: Bristol (St Mary Redcliffe Church, Clifton Suspension Bridge, &more), Glastonbury (Chalice Well, Glastonbury Tor, &more) and Wells (Vicar's Close & Wells Cathedral). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, examine the collection at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, and shake up your sightseeing with Original Wild.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bath online tour planner.

Getting from Gloucester to Bath by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Winchester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Winchester, United Kingdom

Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England. Get out of town with these interesting Winchester side-trips: Portsmouth (Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, The Mary Rose, &more), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Salisbury (High Street Gate, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, &more). Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Hawk Conservancy Trust, get in on the family fun at Paultons Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Abbey Gardens, and walk around Orams Arbour.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Winchester trip app.

Getting from Bath to Winchester by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In May in Winchester, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in Winchester

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Brighton and Hove: Rye Harbour Nature Reserve (in Rye), The Big Cat Sanctuary (in Smarden) and The CM Booth Collection (in Rolvenden). And it doesn't end there: test your problem-solving skills at Bewilder Box Escape Room Brighton, identify plant and animal life at East Sussex Falconry, stop by Gustamps, and admire the striking features of Royal Pavilion.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Brighton and Hove fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Winchester to Brighton and Hove in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May in Brighton and Hove, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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London, United Kingdom

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 plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament, take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, and see the interesting displays at The British Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read London online holiday maker.

Getting from Brighton and Hove to London by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. May in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

County Dublin travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · History Museums · Nightlife
With the capital city at its heart, County Dublin represents the most visited county in Ireland. Most visitors come to visit the city, exploring the pubs of Temple Bar neighborhood and soaking up Irish culture one pint of Guinness at a time. Beyond its urban core, the county offers cozy seaside villages where visitors can devour freshly caught fish and hear Irish spoken as a first language. Seek out one of the few Gaeltacht, or Irish-language communities, remaining in the county here.

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.