16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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Glasgow
— 3 nights
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Belfast
— 3 nights
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Oxford
— 1 day
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London
— 5 nights

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll explore and learn at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and Verdant Works. Edinburgh Castle and The Birks of Aberfeldy will appeal to history buffs. When in Edinburgh, make a side trip to see Discovery Point in Dundee, approximately Dundee away. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Surgeons' Hall Museums, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Edinburgh Gin Distillery, and admire the masterpieces at Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh online travel route planner.

Bengaluru, India to Edinburgh is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Edinburgh is minus 5.5 hours. Traveling from Bengaluru in December, things will get much colder in Edinburgh: highs are around 9°C and lows about 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Discovery Point ©
Discovery Point
Surgeons' Hall Museums ©
Surgeons' Hall Museums

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Glasgow

Glasgow ©

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Inveraray Jail and Gouldings Garden Centre. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Tenement House and Denny Tank Museum. Explore Glasgow's surroundings by going to Dunblane Cathedral (in Dunblane) and Dalgarven Mill (in Kilwinning). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, get engrossed in the history at Hunterian Museum, and listen to music at Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre.

Discover how to plan a Glasgow trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Belfast.

Things to do in Glasgow

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Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre ©
Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre
Inveraray Jail ©
Inveraray Jail
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

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Belfast

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Crumlin Road Gaol and Titanic Belfast. Appreciate the collections at Seamus Heaney HomePlace and HMS Caroline. Step out of Belfast with an excursion to The Abingdon Collection in Omagh--about 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Malachy's Church, get engrossed in the history at Irish Republican History Museum, take a stroll through Cathedral Quarter, and view the masterpieces at MAC.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Belfast trip planning site.

Fly from Glasgow to Belfast in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. December in Belfast sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Oxford.

Things to do in Belfast

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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The Abingdon Collection ©
The Abingdon Collection
Crumlin Road Gaol ©
Crumlin Road Gaol
Seamus Heaney HomePlace ©
Seamus Heaney HomePlace

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Oxford

Oxford ©

City of Dreaming Spires

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
On the 29th (Sun), learn more about the world around you at Oxford University Museum of Natural History, admire the landmark architecture of Weston Library, take an in-depth tour of History of Science Museum, then contemplate the long history of Sheldonian Theatre, then see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Church.

Plan trip to Oxford with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Belfast to Oxford by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In December in Oxford, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to London.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

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Oxford University Museum of Natural History ©
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
St. Martin's Church ©
St. Martin's Church

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Wallace Collection and St. Paul's Cathedral. Discover out-of-the-way places like Hever Castle & Gardens and Fortnum & Mason. Explore London's surroundings by going to Canterbury Cathedral (in Canterbury), Hampton Court Palace (in East Molesey) and IWM Duxford (in Duxford). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read London trip planner.

Getting from Oxford to London by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. December in London sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

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Wallace Collection ©
Wallace Collection
Hever Castle & Gardens ©
Hever Castle & Gardens
IWM Duxford ©
IWM Duxford

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