18 days in England, Wales & Scotland Itinerary

18 days in England, Wales & Scotland Itinerary

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18 days in England, Wales & Scotland Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
London
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Abbots Langley
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Oxford
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Gloucester
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Shrewsbury
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Caernarfon
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
8
Broad Haven
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 30 min
9
Glenfinnan
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
10
Aviemore
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
11
Edinburgh
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
12
Alnwick
— 2 nights
Fly:  20 h 30 min
End: Buenos Aires

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes House of Minalima, Black Taxi Harry Potter Film Tours and Harry Potter Walking Tour by Best Tours. Westminster Abbey and Southwark Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at The British Museum and Natural History Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the London trip itinerary maker site .

Buenos Aires, Argentina to London is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and flight. Traveling from Buenos Aires to London, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Buenos Aires in March: high temperatures in London hover around 11°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Tours Historic Sites
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Get some historical perspective at The Roman Baths and Manvers Street Baptist Church. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath and The Jane Austen Centre. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Holburne Museum, explore the galleries of Sally Lunn's Museum, take in the exciting artwork at 44AD artspace, and get curious at Herschel Museum of Astronomy.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bath trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Abbots Langley.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath
Holburne Museum ©
Holburne Museum

1
night
Abbots Langley

Abbots Langley ©
Abbots Langley is a large village and civil parish in the English county of Hertfordshire. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Abbots Langley journey app .

You can drive from Bath to Abbots Langley in 2.5 hours. April in Abbots Langley sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Oxford.

Things to do in Abbots Langley

Tours Trails Parks

Side Trips

Holy Cross Church, Chorleywood House Estate, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter
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1
night
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bodleian Library. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dorchester Abbey, view the masterpieces at Aidan Meller Gallery, admire the striking features of Bodleian Library, then get curious at History of Science Museum, then look for gifts at Blackwell's Bookshop, and finally admire the striking features of Sheldonian Theatre.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Oxford trip planner .

You can drive from Abbots Langley to Oxford in 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

St. Martin's Church, Dorchester Abbey
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Bodleian Library ©
Bodleian Library
Dorchester Abbey ©
Dorchester Abbey

1
night
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is a city and district in southwest England, the county city of Gloucestershire. Gloucester Cathedral has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Gloucester Docks, admire the striking features of Gloucester Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Mariners Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary de Crypt Church.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Gloucester online trip planner .

You can drive from Oxford to Gloucester in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Oxford in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 7°C in Gloucester. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Shrewsbury.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites
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Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral
Gloucester Docks ©
Gloucester Docks
St Mary de Crypt Church ©
St Mary de Crypt Church

1
night
Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury ©
Shrewsbury ) is the county town of Shropshire, England. Labyrinth brings Harry Potter To Shrewsbury has been added to your itinerary. On the 7th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of St Mary's Church, stop by Labyrinth brings Harry Potter To Shrewsbury, then learn about all things military at Shropshire Regimental Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Laura's Tower.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Shrewsbury online trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Gloucester to Shrewsbury by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Gloucester in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Shrewsbury, with lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Shrewsbury

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church
Laura's Tower ©
Laura's Tower
Shropshire Regimental Museum ©
Shropshire Regimental Museum

1
night
Caernarfon

Caernarfon
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Tacla Taid - Anglesey Transport and Agriculture Museum and cafe, pause for some photo ops at Sir Hugh Owen Statue, pause for some serene contemplation at The Presbyterian Church of Wales, Castle Square, then explore the historical opulence of Caernarfon Castle, and finally make a trip to Caernarfon Town Walls.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Caernarfon trip planner.

You can drive from Shrewsbury to Caernarfon in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Broad Haven.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Tacla Taid - Anglesey Transport and Agriculture Museum and cafe
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 8:
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1
night
Broad Haven

Broad Haven ©
Broad Haven is a village and seaside resort in the south east corner of St Bride's Bay at the western terminus of the B4341 road in south Pembrokeshire, Wales.Broad Haven and Little Haven together form the Havens community and division of Pembrokeshire County Council. Pembrokeshire Coast National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 9th (Thu), examine the collection at Pembrokeshire Motor Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Broad Haven online sightseeing planner .

Getting from Caernarfon to Broad Haven by car takes about 4 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Glenfinnan.

Things to do in Broad Haven

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Pembrokeshire Motor Museum, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park
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Pembrokeshire Coast National Park ©
Pembrokeshire Coast National Park
Pembrokeshire Motor Museum ©
Pembrokeshire Motor Museum

1
day
Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan ©
Glenfinnan is a hamlet in Lochaber area of the Highlands of Scotland. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Glenfinnan Viaduct Trail as well as Glenfinnan Viaduct. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): trek along Glenfinnan Viaduct Trail, then make a trip to Glenfinnan Viaduct, then see the interesting displays at Glenfinnan railway museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Glenfinnan Monument.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Glenfinnan online trip maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Broad Haven to Glenfinnan. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Aviemore.

Things to do in Glenfinnan

Historic Sites Trails Museums
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Glenfinnan Viaduct ©
Glenfinnan Viaduct
Glenfinnan Monument ©
Glenfinnan Monument
Glenfinnan railway museum ©
Glenfinnan railway museum

1
night
Aviemore

Aviemore ©
Aviemore is a town and tourist resort, situated within the Cairngorms National Park in the Highlands of Scotland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cairngorm Mountain, explore the ancient world of Ruthven Barracks, and then explore the ancient world of Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle.

Make your Aviemore itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Glenfinnan to Aviemore takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Aviemore

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Ruthven Barracks
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Cairngorm Mountain ©
Cairngorm Mountain
Ruthven Barracks ©
Ruthven Barracks
Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle ©
Aviemore Ring Cairn & Stone Circle

1
night
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rosslyn Chapel, and then take in the exciting artwork at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip app .

Getting from Aviemore to Edinburgh by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Alnwick.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Rosslyn Chapel
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Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh ©
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Alnwick Castle has been added to your itinerary. On the 13th (Mon), view the masterpieces at Fenwick Gallery, look for gifts at The Old School Gallery, then admire the natural beauty at The Alnwick Garden, and finally explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Alnwick trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to Alnwick takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Fenwick Gallery
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Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle
The Alnwick Garden ©
The Alnwick Garden
Fenwick Gallery ©
Fenwick Gallery

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