8 days in London & Cardiff Itinerary

8 days in London & Cardiff Itinerary

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8 days in London & Cardiff Itinerary

Start: London
1
London
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
2
Cardiff
— 1 night
train:  2​h 15​min
3
London
— 4 nights
End: London

2
nights
London

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.
You've added Charing Cross Road, Parliament Square, Trafalgar Studios, and other attractions to your itinerary.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the London visit planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. April in London sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can take a train to Cardiff.

Things to do in London

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Airport Bowl Heathrow
Highlights from your plan
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Madame Tussauds London ©
Madame Tussauds London

1
night
Cardiff

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wales Millennium Centre, Doctor Who Experience Cardiff Bay and Cardiff Castle. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Cardiff Castle, then get behind the scenes with Doctor Who Experience Cardiff Bay, and then see a show at Wales Millennium Centre.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cardiff online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by train from London to Cardiff takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Cardiff

Tours Historic Sites Nightlife
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Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle
Wales Millennium Centre ©
Wales Millennium Centre

4
nights
London

London ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Royal Observatory Greenwich, Windsor Castle, Thames River Tours - Day Tours, and other attractions. See some other sides of London: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Cathedral.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary builder site .

You can take a train from Cardiff to London in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll set off for home on the 19th (Wed).

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Windsor Castle
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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