4 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

4 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, walk around Hyde Park, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the London day trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to London. In October, daytime highs in London are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to fly to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 30th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and finally engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh journey planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in October: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 15°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
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United Kingdom travel guide

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.