11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Kalamazoo
Fly + Drive:  17​h
1
London
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Portsmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
York
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
5
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Kalamazoo

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.
Appreciate the collections at Westminster Abbey and The British Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Gallery and Natural History Museum. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Tower of London, explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read London trip itinerary planner .

Kalamazoo, USA to London is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Kalamazoo to London, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 56°F in April, and nighttime lows around 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Portsmouth.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

1
night
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): examine the collection at Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson, examine the collection at The Mary Rose Museum, get engrossed in the history at HMS Warrior 1860, then browse the exhibits of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, and finally see the interesting displays at HMS Victory.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Portsmouth online holiday planner .

Traveling by train from London to Portsmouth takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. April in Portsmouth sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Museums Historic Sites
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Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson ©
Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard ©
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
The Mary Rose Museum ©
The Mary Rose Museum

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, steep yourself in history at Bath Abbey, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village, and finally examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Farleigh Hungerford Castle, admire the natural beauty at Longleat, and then delve into the distant past at Stonehenge.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Bath online travel route builder .

Traveling by car from Portsmouth to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stonehenge, Brunel's SS Great Britain, Castle Combe Village, Longleat
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Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village
Longleat ©
Longleat
Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain

1
night
York

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, contemplate the long history of York Minster, then examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story, and finally explore the ancient world of York City Walls.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the York day trip planning website .

You can drive from Bath to York in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In April, daily temperatures in York can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites
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York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls
York's Chocolate Story ©
York's Chocolate Story

3
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, explore the historical opulence of Stirling Castle, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Rosslyn Chapel. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and finally take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill.

Make your Edinburgh itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by train from York to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In April, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Stirling Castle, Rosslyn Chapel
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Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle

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