38 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

38 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— Few hours
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Bath
— 3 nights
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Amesbury
— Few hours
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Thatcham
— Few hours
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Oxford
— 2 nights
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Lower Slaughter
— 1 night
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Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
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Birmingham
— Few hours
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Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
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Cardiff
— 1 night
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Llandudno
— 1 night
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Liverpool
— 1 night
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Manchester
— Few hours
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Windermere
— 1 night
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Keswick
— Few hours
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Glasgow
— 1 night
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Fort William
— 1 night
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Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
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Inverness
— 1 night
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Pitlochry
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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Hexham
— Few hours
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Newcastle upon Tyne
— Few hours
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Durham
— 1 night
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York
— 2 nights
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Sheffield
— 2 nights
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Sutton in Ashfield
— Few hours
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Nottingham
— 2 nights
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Cambridge
— 1 night
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London
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London

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
You've now added St. James's Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): stroll around St. James's Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the London road trip site.

Brisbane, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Brisbane to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in September, you will find days in London are slightly colder (22°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). On the 10th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Parks
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Bath

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You've added Clifton Suspension Bridge, Bath Abbey, The Roman Baths, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath City Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then browse the exhibits of The Roman Baths, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bath vacation tool.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Amesbury.

Things to do in Bath

Side Trip

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Amesbury

Stonehenge has been added to your itinerary. On the 13th (Wed), take an unorthodox tour of Stonehenge.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Amesbury trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Amesbury takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September in Amesbury, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 13th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Thatcham.

Things to do in Amesbury

Historic Sites
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Thatcham

Thatcham is a town in the historic county of Berkshire, England, centred 3 miles (5 km) east of Newbury, 14 miles (24 km) west of Reading and 54 miles (87 km) west of London. For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Thatcham trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Amesbury to Thatcham by car takes about an hour. September in Thatcham sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. You'll set off for Oxford on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Thatcham

Nightlife · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Oxford

City of Dreaming Spires

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Walking Tours of Oxford and University of Oxford. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at University of Oxford Botanic Garden and then deepen your understanding at University of Oxford.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Oxford trip planner.

Traveling by car from Thatcham to Oxford takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You'll set off for Lower Slaughter on the 15th (Fri).

Things to do in Oxford

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Lower Slaughter

Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Sudeley Castle. On the next day, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, pause for some serene contemplation at St Nicholas Church, and then admire the natural beauty at Snowshill Manor.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lower Slaughter journey tool.

You can drive from Oxford to Lower Slaughter in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Lower Slaughter

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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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. For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Stratford-upon-Avon online day trip planner.

You can drive from Lower Slaughter to Stratford-upon-Avon in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Stratford-upon-Avon are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 17th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

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Birmingham

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Birmingham attractions planner.

You can drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Birmingham in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. September in Birmingham sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 17th (Sun), you'll travel to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Birmingham

Nightlife · Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors
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Stratford-upon-Avon

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Stratford-upon-Avon trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Stratford-upon-Avon takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. On the 18th (Mon), you'll travel to Cardiff.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Nightlife · Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors
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Cardiff

City of Castles

The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales and then explore the historical opulence of Cardiff Castle.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cardiff planner.

Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Cardiff in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 19th (Tue), you're off to Llandudno.

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Llandudno

Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Llandudno trip site.

Traveling by car from Cardiff to Llandudno takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daytime highs in Llandudno are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You'll set off for Liverpool on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Llandudno

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife · Tours
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 20:

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Liverpool

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
On the 20th (Wed), take a leisurely stroll along Royal Albert Dock Liverpool and then examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum.

You can plan Liverpool trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Llandudno to Liverpool takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daytime highs in Liverpool are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Manchester.

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Manchester

Capital of the North

Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Science and Industry Museum. On the 21st (Thu), explore the engaging exhibits at Science and Industry Museum and then get lost in a book at The John Rylands Library.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Manchester trip planner.

Traveling by car from Liverpool to Manchester takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Manchester

Childrens Museums · Museums
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Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. You've now added Orrest Head to your itinerary.

Plan a Windermere trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Manchester to Windermere takes 2 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Keswick.

Things to do in Windermere

Historic Sites
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Keswick

Keswick is an English market town and civil parish, historically in Cumberland, and since 1974 in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria. On the 22nd (Fri), explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Keswick holiday tool.

You can drive from Windermere to Keswick in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Keswick, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Glasgow.

Things to do in Keswick

Historic Sites
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Glasgow

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Glasgow visit planning tool.

You can drive from Keswick to Glasgow in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Keswick in September, expect little chillier with lows of 9°C in Glasgow. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Fort William.

Things to do in Glasgow

Parks
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Fort William

Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Your day by day itinerary now includes Nevis Range Mountain Resort. On the 23rd (Sat), take in the awesome beauty at Nevis Range Mountain Resort and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Fort William day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Glasgow to Fort William takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You will leave for Isle of Skye on the 24th (Sun).

Things to do in Fort William

Parks · Nature
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Isle of Skye

Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take in the pleasant sights at Fairy Glen and then explore the historical opulence of Duntulm Castle. On the next day, view the masterpieces at JR Art Gallery (Jeremy Rossiter), then take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing, and then explore the striking landscape at The Old Man of Storr.

To see photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Isle of Skye visit site.

You can drive from Fort William to Isle of Skye in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Isle of Skye sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Inverness attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Inverness takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Inverness, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pitlochry.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 27:

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Pitlochry

Pitlochry is a burgh in the county of Perthshire in Scotland, lying on the River Tummel. To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Pitlochry trip planning website.

Getting from Inverness to Pitlochry by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. You will leave for Edinburgh on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Pitlochry

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 29:

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Edinburgh

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Calton Hill has been added to your itinerary. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, make a trip to The Royal Mile, and take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Pitlochry to Edinburgh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Hexham.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Childrens Museums
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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. Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall has been added to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Mon), steep yourself in history at Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall and then delve into the distant past at Corbridge Roman Town.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Hexham trip maker app.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Hexham in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Hexham can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Things to do in Hexham

Side Trip

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Newcastle upon Tyne

Student City

One of the hippest urban centers in the northeastern part of the country, Newcastle upon Tyne once had a reputation for being an industrial wasteland with little to offer casual tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the views from Gateshead Millennium Bridge and then contemplate the long history of Victoria Tunnel.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Newcastle upon Tyne trip planner.

Drive from Hexham to Newcastle upon Tyne in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Durham.

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

Side Trip

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Durham

Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Durham Cathedral has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Durham Cathedral.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Durham journey planner.

Durham is just a stone's throw from Newcastle upon Tyne. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites
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York

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.
You've now added The Original Viking Walk to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): wander the streets of York Shambles. On the next day, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, then deepen your understanding of the past and present with The Original Viking Walk, then delve into the distant past at York City Walls, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at York Minster.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the York travel route planner.

Drive from Durham to York in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Thu) before leaving for Sheffield.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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Sheffield

Greenest City in England

A major industrial and cultural center, Sheffield is renowned for its green open spaces, art galleries, and state-of-the-art sports facilities.
You've now added The Botanical Gardens to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at The Botanical Gardens and then take in the dramatic natural features at Stanage Edge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Clifton Park.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sheffield online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from York to Sheffield in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. October in Sheffield sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. On the 7th (Sat), you'll travel to Sutton in Ashfield.

Things to do in Sheffield

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Sutton in Ashfield

Sutton-in-Ashfield is a market town in the Ashfield district of Nottinghamshire, England, with a population of around 45,800. To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Sutton in Ashfield road trip planning website.

Drive from Sheffield to Sutton in Ashfield in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You will leave for Nottingham on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Sutton in Ashfield

Nightlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 8:

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Nottingham

Queen of the Midlands

With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour has been added to your itinerary. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: gain a rich perspective with Nottingham Robin Hood Town Tour, then Head underground at City of Caves, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Nottingham trip maker website.

Drive from Sutton in Ashfield to Nottingham in an hour. In October, daytime highs in Nottingham are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. You will leave for Cambridge on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Nottingham

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 9:

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Cambridge

City of Perspiring Dreams

Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
The River Cam has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): steep yourself in history at St. John's College and then contemplate the waterfront views at The River Cam.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cambridge online travel route planner.

Getting from Nottingham to Cambridge by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October in Cambridge, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Cambridge

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 10:

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London

The Square Mile

You've added Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Tate Modern, Houses of Parliament, and other attractions to your itinerary. Enjoy London some more: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, wander the streets of Hampstead, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary builder website.

You can take a train from Cambridge to London in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

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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.