7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Exeter
train:  1​h 15​min
Bath
— Few hours
train:  1​h 30​min
London
— 3 nights
train:  2​h
York
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Grasmere
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
End: Exeter

few
hours
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 13th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, contemplate the long history of Bath Abbey, snap pictures at Pulteney Bridge, then look for gifts at Emma Rose Art Works, and finally stop by Mr B's Emporium Of Reading Delights.

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Exeter to Bath is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Museums
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Pulteney Bridge ©
Pulteney Bridge

3
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.
Let the collections at Natural History Museum and National Gallery capture your imagination. Do your shopping at Harrods and Old Spitalfields Market. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of British Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey, and browse the exhibits of Churchill War Rooms.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read London trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in London

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Shopping
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
British Museum ©
British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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.
On the 17th (Fri), buy something for everyone on your list at Stonegate, take in the spiritual surroundings of York Minster, stop by Hebden Tea Company, then get a taste of the local shopping with York Shambles, and finally examine the collection at National Railway Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our York trip itinerary planning site .

You can take a train from London to York in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Grasmere.

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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

1
night
Grasmere

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. On the 18th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Old Courthouse Gallery, get great views at Orrest Head, look for gifts at Lakeland, then look for gifts at The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, then stop by Grasmere Chocolate Cottage, and finally look for gifts at Herdy.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Grasmere sightseeing website .

Getting from York to Grasmere by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Grasmere

#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Ambleside, Windermere
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Grasmere Chocolate Cottage ©
Grasmere Chocolate Cottage
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop ©
The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and then get to know the fascinating history of Edinburgh Old Town.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Grasmere to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town

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