9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  10 h 15 min
1
London
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Cirencester
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h
End: Abu Dhabi

3
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.
Bring the kids along to Coca-Cola London Eye and St. James's Park. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Tower Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read London road trip planning app .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to London is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Traveling from Abu Dhabi to London, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Abu Dhabi in August; daily highs in London reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in London

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

1
night
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire all the interesting features of The Butts Farm Rare Breeds, Farm Shop and Tea Room, get outside with The Cotswold Range, then head outdoors with Head 4 Heights Ltd, and finally admire the striking features of Chavenage House.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Cirencester day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from London to Cirencester takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

The Butts Farm Rare Breeds, Farm Shop and Tea Room, Chavenage House
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark

3
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Family-friendly places like Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and Dynamic Earth will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, and learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh day trip site .

Explore your travel options from Cirencester to Edinburgh with the Route module. In August in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Dynamic Earth ©
Dynamic Earth
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©

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