12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

12 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Fly
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London
— 1 night
Drive
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Coventry
— 3 nights
Drive
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Manchester
— 1 night
Drive
4
Liverpool
— 1 night
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Fly
6
London
— 2 nights
Fly

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Tower of London, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, then don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip itinerary builder app.

Jakarta, Indonesia to London is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. While traveling from Jakarta, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in London, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can take a train to Coventry.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites

3
nights
Coventry

Coventry is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.Historically part of Warwickshire, Coventry is the 9th largest city in England and the 12th largest in the United Kingdom. Get out of town with these interesting Coventry side-trips: Hidcote Manor Garden (in Chipping Campden), The Model Village (in Bourton-on-the-Water) and Cotswold Falconry Centre (in Moreton-in-Marsh). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Warwick Castle, admire the striking features of Coventry Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, and pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of St. Mary.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Coventry online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from London to Coventry takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Coventry can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Manchester.

Things to do in Coventry

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

1
night
Manchester

Capital of the North

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): engage your brain at Science and Industry Museum, take an in-depth tour of Imperial War Museum North, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Manchester day trip planner.

You can drive from Coventry to Manchester in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Coventry in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Manchester, with lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Liverpool.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums · Childrens Museums · Spas

Side Trip

1
night
Liverpool

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Beatles Story, then take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Liverpool, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Liverpool day trip planning site.

You can drive from Manchester to Liverpool in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Liverpool, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums · Historic Sites

2
nights
Edinburgh

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, then steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Liverpool to Edinburgh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Liverpool in July, Edinburgh is a bit cooler at night with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

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London

The Square Mile

On the 14th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Trafalgar Square, then take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, and finally stroll around Hyde Park. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Big Ben, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, then make a trip to Buckingham Palace, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our London driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Edinburgh to London in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Edinburgh in July: highs in London hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

United Kingdom travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.