8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Diest
Drive:  10​h
1
Cardiff
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Bristol
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Cheddar
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
4
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 30​min
End: Diest

3
nights
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 Cardiff Castle, St Fagans National Museum of History and Insole Court. On the 24th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle, examine the collection at St Fagans National Museum of History, and then contemplate the long history of Insole Court. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Llandaff Cathedral, engage your brain at Techniquest, and then stop by St David's Dewi Sant.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Cardiff trip itinerary planner .

Diest, Belgium to Cardiff is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Diest to Cardiff is minus 1 hour. In December in Cardiff, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Bristol.

Things to do in Cardiff

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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Insole Court ©
Insole Court
Llandaff Cathedral ©
Llandaff Cathedral
Techniquest ©
Techniquest

2
nights
Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cabot Tower as well as Bristol Cathedral. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): examine the collection at Aerospace Bristol, then examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bristol Cathedral. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in panoramic vistas at Cabot Tower, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at John Wesley's Chapel & New Room Museum, then explore the world behind art at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, and finally contemplate the long history of St John on the Wall.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bristol trip planning tool .

Traveling by train from Cardiff to Bristol takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cheddar.

Things to do in Bristol

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Aerospace Bristol
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Aerospace Bristol ©
Aerospace Bristol
Bristol Museum & Art Gallery
Bristol Museum & Art Gallery

1
day
Cheddar

Cheddar ©
Cheddar is a large village and civil parish in the Sedgemoor district of the English county of Somerset. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Cheddar Gorge, then contemplate the long history of King John's Hunting Lodge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wells Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Cuthbert's parish Church.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Cheddar attractions site .

You can drive from Bristol to Cheddar in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Cheddar are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Cheddar

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Wells, King John's Hunting Lodge
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Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
St Cuthbert's parish Church ©
St Cuthbert's parish Church
King John's Hunting Lodge ©
King John's Hunting Lodge

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Circus as well as Pulteney Bridge. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with Pulteney Bridge, take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then admire the landmark architecture of The Circus, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the mystery of Stonehenge.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bath sightseeing site .

Drive from Cheddar to Bath in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Stonehenge
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
The Circus
The Circus

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