11 days in Greater Manchester & Greater London Itinerary

11 days in Greater Manchester & Greater London Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Manchester
— 4 nights
2
Croydon
— 2 nights
3
Hounslow
— 3 nights

4
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Tandle Hill Country Park and Fairy Glen. Your inner history buff will appreciate Manchester Cathedral and Church of St Wilfrid. Step out of Manchester to go to Altrincham and see Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, take in the exciting artwork at Contemporary Six, browse the exhibits of Manchester Art Gallery, and explore the engaging exhibits at Science and Industry Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Manchester trip itinerary planning website.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Manchester is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jakarta to Manchester is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Jakarta in December, expect Manchester to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Croydon.

Things to do in Manchester

Fun & Games Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stretford, Wigan, Tandle Hill Country Park, Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens
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Room Escape Games
Manchester Art Gallery ©
Manchester Art Gallery
Imperial War Museum North ©
Imperial War Museum North

2
nights
Croydon

Croydon ©
Croydon is a large town in south London, England, 9.5mi south of Charing Cross. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Shirley Windmill, steep yourself in history at Home of Charles Darwin Down House, Head underground at Chislehurst Caves, thenidentify plant and animal life at Butterfly Jungles Experience & Garden Plant Centre, and finally explore the ancient world of Lesnes Abbey. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Croham Hurst Woods, look for all kinds of wild species at Littleheath Woods, thentake in the exciting artwork at Elizabeth James Gallery, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St Patrick's Barking, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Hospital Chapel of St Mary & St Thomas.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Croydon online visit planner.

Drive from Manchester to Croydon in 4.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hounslow.

Things to do in Croydon

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Chislehurst Caves, Lesnes Abbey, Home of Charles Darwin Down House, St Patrick's Barking, The Hospital Chapel of St Mary & St Thomas
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Home of Charles Darwin Down House ©
Home of Charles Darwin Down House
Chislehurst Caves ©
Chislehurst Caves
Lesnes Abbey ©
Lesnes Abbey

3
nights
Hounslow

Hounslow ©
Featuring numerous parks and quaint pubs, Hounslow offers an effective escape from the crowded central boroughs of England's capital.
Get in touch with nature at Bedfont Lakes Country Park and Berrylands Nature Reserve. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Battle of Britain Bunker and St Martins Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hounslow: Ruislip Lido (in Ruislip), St Mary's Church, Harrow on the Hill (in Harrow) and Swakeleys Park (in Ickenham). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, stroll the grounds of St Pancras and Islington Cemetery, stroll around Osterley Park and House, and get curious at London Museum of Water & Steam.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Hounslow trip maker app.

Drive from Croydon to Hounslow in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hounslow

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Richmond-upon-Thames, Barnet, Uxbridge, Ruislip Lido, Berrylands Nature Reserve
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Isabella Plantation ©
Isabella Plantation
Battle of Britain Bunker ©
Battle of Britain Bunker
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew ©
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

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