11 days in London & Edinburgh Itinerary

11 days in London & Edinburgh Itinerary

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London
— 4 nights
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Edinburgh
— 4 nights

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London

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.
Let the collections at National Gallery and The Courtauld Gallery capture your imagination. Buckingham Palace and Emirates Stadium Tour and Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Museum of London, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, admire the masterpieces at Tate Britain, and brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to London is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to London is 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in London are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 4:
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Museum of London
4.5
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HMS Belfast
4.5
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National Gallery
4.7

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Let the collections at Surgeons' Hall Museums and National Museum of Scotland capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Edinburgh Castle and Grassmarket. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Dean Village, step into the grandiose world of Craigmillar Castle, explore the galleries of Royal Yacht Britannia, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Greyfriars Kirk.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train; or drive. When traveling from London in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Edinburgh: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Find places to stay Sep 4 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
4.4
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History Museum
Surgeons' Hall Museums
4.7

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