8 days in Edinburgh, London & Paris Itinerary

8 days in Edinburgh, London & Paris Itinerary

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 3 nights

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): make a trip to The Royal Mile, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and then explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary planning app.

Charlotte, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Charlotte to Edinburgh, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Charlotte in April, plan for cooler days in Edinburgh, with highs around 53°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
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Geologic Formation
Arthur's Seat
4.8
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Landmark
The Royal Mile
4.5

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London, United Kingdom

London ©

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.
On the 5th (Mon), get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, make a trip to Big Ben, then take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read London day trip tool.

You can fly from Edinburgh to London in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in London can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Highlights from your trip
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Natural History Museum
Natural History Museum
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Observation Deck
Coca-Cola London Eye
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Observation Deck
Tower Bridge
4.7

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Versailles (La Galerie des Batailles, Palace of Versailles, &more). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and don't miss a visit to Place de la Concorde.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Paris online trip maker.

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Art Museum
Musee d'Orsay
4.7

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