8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Oxford
Drive:  2​h
1
Cardiff
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Tenby
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Aberystwyth
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Portmeirion
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Llanberis
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
6
Llandudno
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
7
Conwy
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: 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.
On the 23rd (Sat), examine the collection at St Fagans National Museum of History, take a leisurely stroll along Cardiff Bay Wales, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally have some family-friendly fun at ImmotionVR. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Welsh Love Spoon Gallery, then step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle, then stroll around Bute Park, and finally snap pictures at Clifton Suspension Bridge.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cardiff online attractions planner .

Oxford to Cardiff is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In November in Cardiff, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Tenby.

Things to do in Cardiff

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Clifton Suspension Bridge
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St Fagans National Museum of History ©
Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle
Cardiff Bay Wales ©
Cardiff Bay Wales

1
night
Tenby

Tenby ©
Tenby is a walled seaside town in Pembrokeshire, Wales, on the western side of Carmarthen Bay, and the name for the local government community of Tenby.Notable features of Tenby include of sandy beaches; the 13th century medieval town walls, including the Five Arches barbican gatehouse; the 15th century St. On the 25th (Mon), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Folly Farm and then don't miss a visit to Lily Ponds.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Tenby trip maker tool .

You can drive from Cardiff to Tenby in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Tenby, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Aberystwyth.

Things to do in Tenby

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Lily Ponds, Folly Farm
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Folly Farm ©
Folly Farm
Lily Ponds ©
Lily Ponds

1
night
Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth
Aberystwyth is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): browse the collection at Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / National Library of Wales, admire the natural beauty at Hafod Uchtryd, then explore the ancient world of Aberystwyth Castle, and finally pause for some photo ops at Aberystwyth War Memorial.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Aberystwyth journey planning website .

Getting from Tenby to Aberystwyth by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Portmeirion.

Things to do in Aberystwyth

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Hafod Uchtryd
Hafod Uchtryd
Aberystwyth War Memorial ©
Aberystwyth War Memorial

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night
Portmeirion

Portmeirion ©
Portmeirion is a tourist village in Gwynedd, North Wales. Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): head outdoors with Dragon Raiders Activity Park, kick back and relax at Harlech Beach, and then make a trip to Portmeirion Village.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Portmeirion online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Aberystwyth to Portmeirion takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Portmeirion can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Llanberis.

Things to do in Portmeirion

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Harlech Beach, Dragon Raiders Activity Park
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Dragon Raiders Activity Park ©
Dragon Raiders Activity Park
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
Harlech Beach ©
Harlech Beach

1
night
Llanberis

Llanberis
Llanberis is a village in Gwynedd, northwest Wales, on the southern bank of the lake Llyn Padarn and at the foot of Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales. On the 28th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Swallow Falls, then step into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, then take an in-depth tour of National Slate Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Padarn Church.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Llanberis day trip planning website .

Getting from Portmeirion to Llanberis by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Llanberis

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Swallow Falls, Caernarfon Castle
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Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle
National Slate Museum ©
National Slate Museum
Swallow Falls ©
Swallow Falls

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night
Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade, appreciate the history behind The Mad Hatter Statue, then take in the dramatic natural features at Great Orme, and finally take in the waterfront at Llandudno Pier.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Llandudno visit planning app .

Traveling by car from Llanberis to Llandudno takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in November, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Conwy.

Things to do in Llandudno

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Llandudno Promenade ©
Llandudno Promenade
Llandudno Pier ©
Llandudno Pier

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night
Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): browse the collection at Abergele Library, contemplate the long history of Plas Mawr, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bodnant Garden, and finally make a trip to Conwy Town Walls.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Conwy sightseeing planner .

Conwy is just a stone's throw from Llandudno. In November in Conwy, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in Conwy

Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Abergele Library, Bodnant Garden
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Bodnant Garden ©
Bodnant Garden
Plas Mawr ©
Plas Mawr
Conwy Town Walls ©
Conwy Town Walls

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