15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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15 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  10 h
1
London
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Cambridge
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
4
Birmingham
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
5
Manchester
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
7
Glasgow
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
8
Inverness
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Camden Lock Market and Jamon Jamon Paella. Let the collections at Natural History Museum and Churchill War Rooms capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at British Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Shakespeare's Globe, shop like a local with Covent Garden, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the London vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from New Delhi, India to London. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to London is minus 5 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in May; daily highs in London reach 19°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Cambridge.

Things to do in London

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

1
night
Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): look for gifts at Fudge Kitchen, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Backs, then admire the masterpieces at Fitzwilliam Museum, and finally learn about winemaking at Cambridgeshire Wine School - Day Classes.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Cambridge travel itinerary creator.

Take a train from London to Cambridge in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Cambridge can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Cambridge

Parks Wildlife Wineries
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Cambridgeshire Wine School ©
Cambridgeshire Wine School
Fitzwilliam Museum
Fitzwilliam Museum
Fudge Kitchen ©
Fudge Kitchen

2
nights
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Blenheim Palace, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, and then admire the natural beauty at Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Stalls Lifestyle, get to know the fascinating history of Stratford Town Walk, look for gifts at Roly's Fudge Pantry Stratford-upon-Avon, see the interesting displays at Coventry Transport Museum, then steep yourself in history at Warwick Castle, and finally look for gifts at Waterside Food and Craft Market.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Stratford-upon-Avon custom trip planner.

Getting from Cambridge to Stratford-upon-Avon by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. May in Stratford-upon-Avon sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Birmingham.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Coventry Transport Museum, Warwick Castle, Blenheim Palace
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Blenheim Palace ©
Blenheim Palace
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Old Court House, examine the collection at Cadbury World, then contemplate the long history of Birmingham Back to Backs, and finally browse the different shops at Bullring Birmingham.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Birmingham itinerary maker.

Getting from Stratford-upon-Avon to Birmingham by taxi takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Stratford-upon-Avon in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Birmingham, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Manchester.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Old Court House
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Cadbury World ©
Cadbury World
Birmingham Back to Backs ©
Birmingham Back to Backs
Bullring & Grand Central Birmingham ©

1
night
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.
On the 28th (Sun), view the masterpieces at Manchester Art Gallery, then engage your brain at Museum of Science & Industry, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Manchester vacation planner.

You can take a train from Birmingham to Manchester in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. May in Manchester sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Childrens Museums Spas
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Manchester Art Gallery ©
Manchester Art Gallery
Science and Industry Museum ©
Science and Industry Museum
Spas & Wellness

2
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, then don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and finally contemplate the long history of Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at National Museum of Scotland, step aboard Royal Yacht Britannia, then browse the range of quality goods at Jenners, and finally contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip generator.

You can take a train from Manchester to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can take a train to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 28 — 30:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

1
night
Glasgow

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Glasgow Cathedral, then explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then view the masterpieces at The Glasgow School of Art.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Glasgow trip planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to Glasgow by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral
The Glasgow School of Art ©
The Glasgow School of Art

2
nights
Inverness

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): browse the exhibits of Loch Ness Centre & Exhibition, explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle, then look for gifts at Leakey's Bookshop and Café, then take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, and finally stop by The Potting Shed Tearoom Inshriach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along River Ness, then see the interesting displays at The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection), then contemplate the long history of Fort George, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Nairn Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Inverness trip planner.

You can drive from Glasgow to Inverness in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Drumnadrochit, Culloden Battlefield, Nairn Beach, The Potting Shed Tearoom Inshriach
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 2:
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Nairn Beach ©
Nairn Beach
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield

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