17 days in Greater London & Reading Itinerary

17 days in Greater London & Reading Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England trip itinerary builder

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

17 days in Greater London & Reading Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly + Drive:  8 h 45 min
1
Harmondsworth
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
2
Reading
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Hounslow
— 4 nights
Drive:  15 min
4
Teddington
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  9 h
End: Cairo

1
night
Harmondsworth

Harmondsworth ©
Harmondsworth is a village in the London Borough of Hillingdon with a short border to the south onto London Heathrow Airport. On the 19th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Chapel, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then identify plant and animal life at Ruislip Lido.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Harmondsworth trip itinerary builder website .

Cairo, Egypt to Harmondsworth is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cairo to Harmondsworth due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cairo in September, things will get colder in Harmondsworth: highs are around 23°C and lows about 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Reading.

Things to do in Harmondsworth

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Windsor, Ruislip Lido
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Ruislip Lido ©
Ruislip Lido
Kayaking & Canoeing
St. George's Chapel ©
St. George's Chapel

7
nights
Reading

Reading ©
Reading is a large, historically important town in Berkshire, England, of which it is the county town. Mottisfont Abbey and Rollright Stones will appeal to museum buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kenilworth Castle and Chichester Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Reading: St. Edward's Church (in Stow-on-the-Wold), Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton) and Stratford-upon-Avon (Shakespeare's Grave & Holy Trinity Church). There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Stanlake Park Wine Estate, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hook Norton Brewery, see the interesting displays at Reading Museum, and get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Reading trip itinerary planning app .

Drive from Harmondsworth to Reading in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hounslow.

Things to do in Reading

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Lacock, Stratford-upon-Avon, Kenilworth Castle, Wolvesey Castle, The Sculpture Park
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Rollright Stones ©
Rollright Stones
St. Edward's Church ©
St. Edward's Church
The Sculpture Park ©
The Sculpture Park

4
nights
Hounslow

Hounslow ©
Featuring numerous parks and quaint pubs, Hounslow offers an effective escape from the crowded central boroughs of England's capital.
Popular historic sites such as St Albans Cathedral and Arundel Cathedral are in your itinerary. Let the collections at Shuttleworth Collection and Stockwood Discovery Centre capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Hounslow side-trips: Holy Cross Church (in Sarratt), Wrest Park (in Luton) and Birds of Prey Centre (in Wilstead).

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Hounslow day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Reading to Hounslow in an hour. In September in Hounslow, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Teddington.

Things to do in Hounslow

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Bedford, Luton, Moot Hall & Village Green, Holy Cross Church, Natural History Museum at Tring
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Edible Ornamentals ©
Edible Ornamentals
Parham House & Gardens ©
Parham House & Gardens
Natural History Museum at Tring ©
Natural History Museum at Tring

4
nights
Teddington

Teddington ©
Museum-lovers will get to explore Brooklands Museum and Mercedes-Benz World at Brooklands. Get a sense of the local culture at Polesden Lacey and Watts Chapel. Venture out of the city with trips to Chislehurst Caves (in Chislehurst), Tilgate Park (in Crawley) and St Peter's Church (in Hascombe).

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Teddington trip planner .

Teddington is very close to Hounslow. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Teddington

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Weybridge, Watts Chapel, Richmond Park, Tilgate Park, Chislehurst Caves
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 4:
Highlights from your plan
Chislehurst Caves ©
Chislehurst Caves
Watts Chapel ©
Watts Chapel
St Peter's Church ©
St Peter's Church

Similar Plans

21 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in United States, Riyadh & Greater London BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA July, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM SPAIN July, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 42 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM BELGIUM August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Greater London BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
See more plans