8 days in United Kingdom & Menorca Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom & Menorca Itinerary

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Start: London, United Kingdom
1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h
3
Mahon, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: London, United Kingdom

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Natural History Museum and St. James's Park. There's much more to do: take in the views from Tower Bridge, get interesting insight from Tours, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the London driving holiday tool.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In August in London, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and Dynamic Earth. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland, browse the exhibits of Royal Yacht Britannia, and admire the landmark architecture of The Scottish Parliament.

Find out how to plan Edinburgh trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from London to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from London in August, expect Edinburgh to be little chillier, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Mahon.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
Dynamic Earth ©
Dynamic Earth
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions

1
night
Mahon, Spain

Mahon ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): kick back and relax at Cala Pregonda, enjoy the sand and surf at Es Calo Blanc, and then get into the urban bustle at Binibeca Vell. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa De Binigaus, stroll through Playa de Son Bou, then get to know the resident critters at Centre Zoologic Lloc De Menorca, and finally get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Mahon trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Edinburgh to Mahon. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Edinburgh in August, expect nights in Mahon to be much warmer, around 24°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mahon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Menorca, Playa de Son Bou, Es Calo Blanc, Playa De Binigaus
Highlights from your plan
Playa de Son Bou ©
Playa de Son Bou
Cala Pregonda ©
Cala Pregonda
Centre Zoologic Lloc De Menorca ©
Centre Zoologic Lloc De Menorca

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