11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom travel planner
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Fly to Birmingham, Train to York
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York
— 1 night
Drive
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Fakenham
— 1 night
Drive
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Brighton and Hove
— 2 nights
Drive
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Oxford
— 1 night
Train
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Bristol
— 2 nights
Fly
6
Edinburgh
— 3 nights
Fly

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York — 1 night

City of Festivals

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): examine the collection at York Castle Museum and then explore the ancient world of York City Walls. On your second day here, get in on the family fun at Stockeld Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our York online attractions planner.

Amritsar, India to York is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Amritsar to York is minus 5.5 hours. When traveling from Amritsar in December, plan for colder days in York, with highs around 10°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Fakenham.
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Fakenham — 1 night

Fakenham is a market town and civil parish in Norfolk, England. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): make a trip to Thursford and then enjoy the sand and surf at Wells Next The Sea Beach.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Fakenham day trip planner.

Traveling by car from York to Fakenham takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Brighton and Hove.
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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Brighton and Hove — 2 nights

London-by-the-Sea

The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Nymans, then experience rural life at Tulleys Farm, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Brighton i360. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of North Laine, then admire the landmark architecture of Royal Pavilion, then look for gifts at Gustamps, and finally wander the streets of The Lanes.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Brighton and Hove trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Fakenham to Brighton and Hove by car takes about 3.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Brighton and Hove can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Oxford.
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Oxford — 1 night

City of Dreaming Spires

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, admire the striking features of Bodleian Library, then steep yourself in history at Blenheim Palace, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Oxford trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Brighton and Hove to Oxford in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Bristol.
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Bristol — 2 nights

Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Brunel's SS Great Britain, snap pictures at Clifton Suspension Bridge, then pause for some serene contemplation at Bristol Cathedral, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales, hunt for treasures at Pulteney Bridge, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bristol online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Oxford to Bristol takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Edinburgh.
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Edinburgh — 3 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 31st (Sat), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, shop like a local with Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, then see the interesting displays at The Chocolatarium, and finally get great views at Calton Hill. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Gallery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, then sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and finally walk around Princes Street Gardens.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Edinburgh online holiday maker.

Fly from Bristol to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.
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United Kingdom travel guide

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Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.
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