8 days in London & Manchester Itinerary

8 days in London & Manchester Itinerary

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Start: London
1
London
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Manchester
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
London
— 3 nights
End: London

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): hunt for treasures at Borough Market, examine the collection at Madame Tussauds London, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Piccadilly Circus. Keep things going the next day: cool off at Kings Cross Pond Club, take a stroll through Greenwich, and then identify plant and animal life at One Tree Hill.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our London trip itinerary maker app.

July in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Manchester.

Things to do in London

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Greenwich ©
Greenwich
Madame Tussauds London ©
Madame Tussauds London
Piccadilly Circus ©
Piccadilly Circus

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Manchester Art Gallery, visit Gay Village, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ladybower Reservoir. Keep things going the next day: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, have fun and explore at Science and Industry Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool, and finally stroll the grounds of Liverpool Cathedral.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Manchester route planning site.

Getting from London to Manchester by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Manchester are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Liverpool, Ladybower Reservoir
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Manchester Art Gallery ©
Manchester Art Gallery
Ladybower Reservoir ©
Ladybower Reservoir

3
nights
London

London ©
Head to Harrods and Jamon Jamon Paellafor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will get to explore The British Museum and Natural History Museum. Enjoy London some more: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, explore the galleries of Churchill War Rooms, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the London trip planner.

You can take a train from Manchester to London in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in London

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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum