37 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

37 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
2
Salisbury, United Kingdom
— 1 night
3
Penzance, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
4
Bath, United Kingdom
— 1 night
5
Cardiff, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
6
Waterford, Ireland
— Few hours
7
Galway, Ireland
— 1 day
8
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
9
Drogheda, Ireland
— 1 day
10
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
11
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
12
Stirling, United Kingdom
— Few hours
13
Perth, United Kingdom
— 1 night
14
Hexham, United Kingdom
— 1 night
15
York, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
16
Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
17
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
— Few hours
18
Leicester, United Kingdom
— 1 night
19
Cambridge, United Kingdom
— 1 night
20
Canterbury, United Kingdom
— 1 night
21
Hastings, United Kingdom
— 1 night
22
Dover, United Kingdom
— 1 night

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London, United Kingdom

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Oxford Street, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, The Golden Hinde, and other attractions you added. You'll explore and learn at Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Westminster Abbey and Churchill War Rooms. There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral and don't miss a visit to Tower of London.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read London trip planning app.

If you are flying in from New Zealand, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 14th (Mon), you'll travel to Salisbury.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Wembley Stadium, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

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Salisbury, United Kingdom

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. On the 14th (Mon), admire the striking features of Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Stonehenge and then explore the ancient world of Avebury Stone Circle.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Salisbury trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from London to Salisbury takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Penzance.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stonehenge, Avebury Stone Circle
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Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Avebury Stone Circle ©
Avebury Stone Circle
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta

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Penzance, United Kingdom

Penzance ©
Penzance is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom. You've now added Tintagel Castle to your itinerary. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Michael's Mount and get great views at Land's End Landmark.

For photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Penzance online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Salisbury to Penzance in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Penzance

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

St. Michael's Mount, Land's End Landmark, Tintagel Castle
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St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Tintagel Castle ©
Tintagel Castle
Land's End Landmark ©
Land's End Landmark

1
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Bath, United Kingdom

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 The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, admire the striking features of The Circus, and then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bath route tool.

You can drive from Penzance to Bath in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cardiff.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa ©
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa
The Circus
The Circus

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Cardiff, United Kingdom

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.
You've added Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay Wales, National Museum Cardiff, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 20th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle, thensee the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History, and then stroll the grounds of Llandaff Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Cardiff Bay Wales, thenget answers to all your questions at Pierhead Building, and then get a new perspective on nature at National Museum Cardiff.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Cardiff online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Cardiff takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. You'll set off for Waterford on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Cardiff

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay May 19 — 22:
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St Fagans National Museum of History ©
St Fagans National Museum of History
Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle
National Museum Cardiff ©
National Museum Cardiff

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Waterford, Ireland

Waterford
Ireland's oldest city, Waterford maintains its small-town charm and attracts a growing number of travelers with its rich history, lively nightlife, and thriving festival scene.
To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Waterford trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cardiff to Waterford takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. In May in Waterford, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will leave for Galway on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Waterford

Nightlife Outdoors Parks
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1
day
Galway, Ireland

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cliffs of Moher as well as The Burren. On the 23rd (Wed), explore the striking landscape at The Burren and then take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Moher.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Galway trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Waterford to Galway in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Galway when traveling from Waterford in May, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Galway

Nature Parks

Side Trips

The Burren, Cliffs of Moher
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Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
The Burren ©
The Burren

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum as well as Temple Bar. On the 24th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, thensteep yourself in history at Saint Patrick's Cathedral, thensee the interesting displays at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, and finally wander the streets of Temple Bar. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum and then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin trip planner.

Drive from Galway to Dublin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Dublin can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Drogheda.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 23 — 26:
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Saint Patrick's Cathedral ©
Saint Patrick's Cathedral

1
day
Drogheda, Ireland

Drogheda ©
Drogheda is one of the oldest towns in Ireland, known for its tourism and as a centre of industry and medical care. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): don't miss a visit to St. Laurence Gate, thenexperience rural life at Newgrange Farm, and then explore the ancient world of Bru na Boinne.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Drogheda route planning app.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Drogheda takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Belfast.

Things to do in Drogheda

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Newgrange Farm, Bru na Boinne
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Bru na Boinne ©
Bru na Boinne
Newgrange Farm ©
Newgrange Farm

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Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
You've added Royal Ulster Rifles Museum, Irish Republican History Museum, Belfast Mural Tours, and other attractions to your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Titanic Belfast and Ulster Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Belfast trip maker.

You can drive from Drogheda to Belfast in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Belfast

Museums Tours
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Ulster Museum ©
Ulster Museum
Titanic Belfast ©
Titanic Belfast
Royal Ulster Rifles Museum ©
Royal Ulster Rifles Museum

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Arthur's Seat, Forth Road Bridge, Calton Hill, and other attractions. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Museum of Scotland and The Scottish Parliament. There's more to do: step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse and make a trip to The Royal Mile.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Belfast to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Stirling.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse

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Stirling, United Kingdom

Stirling
Stirling is a city in central Scotland. To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Stirling day trip planning site.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Stirling in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. June in Stirling sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 1st (Fri), you'll travel to Perth.

Things to do in Stirling

Outdoors Parks Nightlife
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1
night
Perth, United Kingdom

Perth ©
You've now added Scone Palace to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Scone Palace.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Perth trip planning site.

You can drive from Stirling to Perth in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Hexham.

Things to do in Perth

Historic Sites
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Scone Palace ©
Scone Palace

1
night
Hexham, United Kingdom

Hexham ©
Hexham is a market town and civil parish in Northumberland, England, south of the River Tyne, and was the administrative centre for the Tynedale district from 1974 to 2009. Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): trek along Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hexham travel route builder.

Getting from Perth to Hexham by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June in Hexham, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to York.

Things to do in Hexham

Trails Outdoors Parks
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Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall ©
Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall

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York, United Kingdom

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yorkshire Museum, York Shambles and The Original Viking Walk. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): get a tailor-made plan with The Original Viking Walk and then shop like a local with York Shambles. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Yorkshire Museum, thensee the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and finally take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the York journey maker.

You can drive from Hexham to York in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in York can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Liverpool.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

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Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Anfield Stadium, The Wheel of Liverpool, Royal Liver Building, and other attractions. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Merseyside Maritime Museum and Royal Albert Dock Liverpool.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Liverpool trip planner.

Traveling by car from York to Liverpool takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll set off for Stratford-upon-Avon on the 8th (Fri).

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Merseyside Maritime Museum ©
Merseyside Maritime Museum
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
The Beatles Story ©
The Beatles Story

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Stratford-upon-Avon
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Stratford-upon-Avon sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Liverpool to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Stratford-upon-Avon sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 8th (Fri), you're off to Leicester.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games
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Leicester, United Kingdom

Leicester ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes King Richard III Visitor Centre. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at King Richard III Visitor Centre and then steep yourself in history at Leicester Cathedral.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Leicester planning site.

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Cambridge.

Things to do in Leicester

Historic Sites Museums
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Leicester Cathedral ©
Leicester Cathedral
King Richard III Visitor Centre ©
King Richard III Visitor Centre

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Cambridge, United Kingdom

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Bridge of Sighs, King's College Chapel, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate the long history of University of Cambridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at King's College Chapel, thentake in the views from Bridge of Sighs, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cambridge road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Leicester to Cambridge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Cambridge sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Canterbury.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
University of Cambridge ©
University of Cambridge
King's College Chapel ©
King's College Chapel
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology ©
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

1
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Canterbury, United Kingdom

Canterbury ©
Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Westgate Gardens, St. Augustine's Abbey and Canterbury Castle. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Canterbury Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Canterbury Cathedral, thencontemplate the long history of St. Augustine's Abbey, thensee the interesting displays at The Canterbury Tales, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Westgate Gardens.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Canterbury day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cambridge to Canterbury takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hastings.

Things to do in Canterbury

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Canterbury Cathedral ©
Canterbury Cathedral
St. Augustine's Abbey ©
St. Augustine's Abbey
The Canterbury Tales ©
The Canterbury Tales

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Hastings, United Kingdom

Hastings ©
Hastings is a town and borough in East Sussex on the south coast of England, 24mi east of the county town of Lewes and 53mi south east of London. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Battle Abbey and Battlefield as well as Hastings Castle. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Hastings Castle, stop by Old Town Hastings, and then take in the history at Battle Abbey and Battlefield.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Hastings journey maker.

Traveling by car from Canterbury to Hastings takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Dover.

Things to do in Hastings

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Battle Abbey and Battlefield
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 12:
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Hastings Castle ©
Hastings Castle
Battle Abbey and Battlefield ©
Battle Abbey and Battlefield
Old Town Hastings ©
Old Town Hastings

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Dover, United Kingdom

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at The White Cliffs of Dover.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dover trip planning app.

Drive from Hastings to Dover in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 13th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dover

Nature Parks
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The White Cliffs of Dover ©
The White Cliffs of Dover

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