17 days in Western Europe Itinerary

17 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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17 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Paris
Train:  2 h 30 min
1
London
— 1 day
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Manchester
— 15 nights
Fly:  11 h
End: Kuwait City

1
day
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 list of things to see and do now includes Oxford Street, Windsor Castle, Kensington Palace, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, get behind the scenes with Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter, get a taste of the local shopping with Oxford Street, then enjoy breathtaking views from The View from The Shard, then stroll through Kensington Palace, and finally step into the grandiose world of Windsor Castle.

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Paris, France to London is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in London can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Manchester.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter, Windsor Castle
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Kensington Palace ©
Kensington Palace
Windsor Castle ©
Windsor Castle

15
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
You've added Reddish Vale Country Park, Stockport Air Raid Shelters, Fountains Abbey, and other attractions to your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Roman Baths and National Railway Museum. Visiting Ladybower Reservoir and Ellerbeck Narrowboats will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Manchester: York (York Castle Museum, York Shambles, &more), Vale Royal Falconry Centre (in Northwich) and The Long Mynd (in Church Stretton). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, take in the dramatic scenery at Aysgarth Falls, see the interesting displays at Brunel's SS Great Britain, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

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You can take a train from London to Manchester in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Manchester are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Sat).

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

York, Bath, Stockport, Kinder Scout, Brunel's SS Great Britain
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum

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