8 days in London & Edinburgh Itinerary

8 days in London & Edinburgh Itinerary

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8 days in London & Edinburgh Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
London
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Edinburgh
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Abu Dhabi

2
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, sightseeing, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, don't miss a visit to Tower Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Churchill War Rooms, and take in nature's colorful creations at Hyde Park.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our London sightseeing planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to London. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in November, things will get cooler in London: highs are around 13°C and lows about 7°C. On the 4th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

4
nights
Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nature, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take a tour of Royal Yacht Britannia, and get to know the fascinating history of The Royal Mile.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and tram from London to Edinburgh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Edinburgh when traveling from London in November, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

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