34 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

34 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 1 night
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Nottingham
— 4 nights
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London
— 8 nights
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Southampton
— 4 nights
Drive
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Cirencester
— 2 nights
Drive
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Birmingham
— 3 nights
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Manchester
— 2 nights
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Bakewell
— 1 night
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Oxford
— 2 nights
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Cambridge
— 2 nights
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Richmond-upon-Thames
— 3 nights
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London
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London — 1 night

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tower of London as well as Tower Bridge. On the 19th (Fri), admire the striking features of Tower of London, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and finally shop like a local with Covent Garden.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the London tour itinerary planner.

Hyderabad, India to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Hyderabad to London, you'll gain 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Hyderabad in August, with highs in London at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Nottingham.
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Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 19:

Nottingham — 4 nights

Queen of the Midlands

With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
You've now added Skydive Langar to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Nottingham side-trips: Steep Hill (in Lincoln) and Clumber Park (in Worksop). Next up on the itinerary: indulge your taste buds at The Real Milk Company.

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

Getting from London to Nottingham by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 14°C. On the 23rd (Tue), you're off to London.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure
Side Trips
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 23:

London — 8 nights

The Square Mile

Get in touch with nature at BrakeAway Bike Tours and Joe's Bows. Get some historical perspective at Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus. Take a break from London with a short trip to Rib Request - Day Tours in Ramsgate, about 1h 40 min away. Explore London further: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, explore the galleries of The Queen's Gallery, browse the eclectic array of goods at Camden Market, and get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our London day trip site.

You can take a train from Nottingham to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Southampton.
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Shopping · Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Find places to stay Aug 23 — 31:

Southampton — 4 nights

Southampton, on the south coast of England, is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Stonehenge and Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta. Shop till you drop at Sculpture by the Lakes and Precious Memories. Get out of town with these interesting Southampton side-trips: The Tank Museum (in Bovington) and Bournemouth Beach (in Bournemouth). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Greyladyes Arts Foundation.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Southampton trip maker.

Traveling by car from London to Southampton takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Southampton sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cirencester.
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Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 4:

Cirencester — 2 nights

Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Castle Combe Village and Cotswold Perfumery. Get in touch with nature at Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Birdland. Take a break from Cirencester with a short trip to WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre in Slimbridge, about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Corinium Museum, have some family-friendly fun at The Cotswold Range, and browse for treasures at Cotswold Antiques and Tea Room.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Cirencester trip tool.

Traveling by car from Southampton to Cirencester takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Birmingham.
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Find places to stay Sep 4 — 6:

Birmingham — 3 nights

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
Warwick Castle and Charlecote Park will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Flat 8 Gallery and The Angel Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Birmingham: ChocTilly (in Jackfield), Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Stratford-upon-Avon) and Ironbridge (Museum of the Gorge & Moonshine & Fuggles). There's still lots to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms and see the interesting displays at Cadbury World.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Birmingham day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cirencester to Birmingham in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Birmingham, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Manchester.
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Find places to stay Sep 6 — 9:

Manchester — 2 nights

Capital of the North

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Manchester Art Gallery, admire the landmark architecture of Manchester Cathedral, see the interesting displays at National Football Museum, then have fun and explore at Science and Industry Museum, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at The Trafford Centre.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Manchester itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Manchester takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Bakewell.
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Museums · Shopping · Fun & Games · Childrens Museums
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Find places to stay Sep 9 — 11:

Bakewell — 1 night

Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Chatsworth House, pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Church, Baslow, and then don't miss a visit to Holy Trinity Parish Church.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bakewell travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Manchester to Bakewell by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Oxford.
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Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:

Oxford — 2 nights

City of Dreaming Spires

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Bletchley Park and Blenheim Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to Snozone in Milton Keynes (about 1h 10 min away). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, admire the landmark architecture of Bodleian Library, and buy something for everyone on your list at Bicester Village.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Oxford day trip website.

You can drive from Bakewell to Oxford in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cambridge.
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Winter Sports · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Find places to stay Sep 12 — 14:

Cambridge — 2 nights

City of Perspiring Dreams

Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the masterpieces at Fitzwilliam Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at King's College Chapel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at The River Cam. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, brush up on your military savvy at IWM Duxford, then take in the exciting artwork at Fry Art Gallery, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Cambridge trip planner.

Traveling by car from Oxford to Cambridge takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Richmond-upon-Thames.
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Find places to stay Sep 14 — 16:

Richmond-upon-Thames — 3 nights

A holiday in Richmond-upon-Thames ensures a chance to enjoy one of Greater London's greenest, fanciest, and most spacious neighborhoods.
For shopping fun, head to Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art or Eton Antique Bookshop. Hampton Court Palace and St. George's Chapel are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Richmond-upon-Thames with a short trip to Tastes Delicatessen in Eton, about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on Coda Falconry, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Richmond-upon-Thames trip builder.

Drive from Cambridge to Richmond-upon-Thames in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Richmond-upon-Thames sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to London.
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Find places to stay Sep 16 — 19:

London — 1 day

The Square Mile

Your day by day itinerary now includes Coca-Cola London Eye. On the 19th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the London trip planning tool.

You can drive from Richmond-upon-Thames to London in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Find places to stay Sep 19 — 20:

United Kingdom travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.
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Greater London travel guide

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Gardens · Parks · Nightlife
Densely populated Greater London bustles with the energy, as more than 8.6 million of its residents go about their daily lives. A trip to Greater London offers chances to not only explore the center of the city, but also the many boroughs that surround it, each boasting its own distinctive character. From extensive museums and iconic historical buildings to a pumping nightlife scene and ever-expanding cafe culture, the diverse capital of the United Kingdom has something to offer any visitor. Getting around during a Greater London holiday is a breeze, with the city's famed underground rail network--affectionately known as "the tube"--providing comprehensive connections throughout the city.
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