8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Dubai
Fly:  9​h 30​min
London
— 2 nights
train:  3​h
Conwy
— 1 night
+3
train + bus + Fly + bus:  6​h 30​min
Stromness, Mainland
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h 45​min
Inverness
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h
Dubai

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Tower of London, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the London day trip tool .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to London is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to London is minus 4 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Dubai in July: high temperatures in London hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Conwy.

Things to do in London

#Museums, #Historic Sites
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

1
day
Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. On the 24th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Conwy Castle, then trek along Promenade, and then explore the striking landscape at Great Orme.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Conwy travel itinerary planner.

Take a train from London to Conwy in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. When traveling from London in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Conwy: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Stromness.

Things to do in Conwy

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trip

Llandudno
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Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Promenade ©
Promenade

2
days
Stromness, Mainland

Stromness ©
Stromness is the second-most populated town in Orkney, Scotland. On the 25th (Wed), explore the ancient world of Ring of Brodgar, contemplate the long history of Standing Stones of Stenness, take an in-depth tour of Broch of Gurness, then head off the coast to Brough Of Birsay, and finally delve into the distant past at Skara Brae. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Italian Chapel on Lamb Holm, get engrossed in the history at Orkney Fossil and Heritage Centre, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Magnus Cathedral, then explore the ancient world of Maeshowe, and finally delve into the distant past at Barnhouse Neolithic Settlement.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Stromness holiday planner .

Do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Conwy to Stromness in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, flight, and ferry. Traveling from Conwy in July, Stromness is slightly colder at night with lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Stromness

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Nightlife

Side Trips

Stenness, Brough Of Birsay, Italian Chapel on Lamb Holm, Orkney Fossil and Heritage Centre, Broch of Gurness
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Ring of Brodgar ©
Ring of Brodgar
Skara Brae ©
Skara Brae
Saint Magnus Cathedral ©
Saint Magnus Cathedral

1
day
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the activities along River Ness, then step into the grandiose world of Fort George, then get advice or help at Culloden Battlefield, and finally explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Inverness day trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Stromness to Inverness takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In July, daytime highs in Inverness are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Culloden Battlefield, Urquhart Castle
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River Ness ©
River Ness
Fort George
Fort George
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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