11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Edinburgh
— 3 nights
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Bourton-on-the-Water
— 3 nights
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London
— 3 nights

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, explore the world behind art at Scottish National Gallery, and contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

For ratings and more tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip maker.

Chicago, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Chicago in September, expect Edinburgh to be slightly colder, temps between 62°F and 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
4.4
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Landmark
The Royal Mile
4.5
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Specialty Museum
Royal Yacht Britannia
4.7

3
nights
Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton-on-the-Water ©
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Change things up with these side-trips from Bourton-on-the-Water: Cirencester (Corinium Museum & Elemental Sculpture Park), The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and St. Mary's Church (in Fairford). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Chavenage House, don't miss a visit to Malmesbury Market Cross, get to know the resident critters at Cotswold Falconry Centre, and admire the natural beauty at Bourton House Garden.

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bourton-on-the-Water trip planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Bourton-on-the-Water in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Bourton-on-the-Water sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to London.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Chavenage House
4.9

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London

London ©

The Square Mile

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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, make a trip to Tower of London, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

Take the guesswork out of planning a London vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bourton-on-the-Water to London by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September in London, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Historic Site
Buckingham Palace
4.3
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Observation Deck
Coca-Cola London Eye
3.9
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World heritage site
Westminster Abbey
4.5

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