19 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

19 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom tour itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Bournemouth Airport, Drive to Salisbury
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Salisbury
— 1 night
Fly
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Liverpool
— 3 nights
Train
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Glasgow
— 3 nights
Train
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Manchester
— 2 nights
Drive
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Newcastle upon Tyne
— 2 nights
Fly
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London
— 3 nights
Fly

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Salisbury

— 1 night
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. To plan Salisbury vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Melbourne, Australia to Salisbury is an approximately 35-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Melbourne to Salisbury due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Melbourne in December, plan for colder days in Salisbury, with highs around 11°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to fly to Liverpool.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Liverpool

— 3 nights

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Beatles Story, then examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Liverpool Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, read Liverpool itinerary maker app.

Getting from Salisbury to Liverpool by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In December in Liverpool, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Glasgow.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Glasgow

— 3 nights

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel will appeal to museum buffs. Family-friendly places like Glasgow Cathedral and Buchanan Street will thrill your kids. Change things up with a short trip to Stirling Castle in Stirling (about 36 minutes away). There's much more to do: engage your brain at Glasgow Science Centre, look for gifts at Time & Tide, do a tasting at Vino Valentino, and get engrossed in the history at The Tenement House.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Glasgow route planner.

Getting from Liverpool to Glasgow by train takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Glasgow are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Manchester.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Manchester

— 2 nights

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.
On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary, then see the interesting displays at National Football Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Manchester Cathedral, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Manchester road trip site.

Traveling by train from Glasgow to Manchester takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Manchester are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can go by car to Newcastle upon Tyne.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums · Childrens Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife

Side Trip

Newcastle upon Tyne

— 2 nights

Student City

One of the hippest urban centers in the northeastern part of the country, Newcastle upon Tyne once had a reputation for being an industrial wasteland with little to offer casual tourists.
On the 1st (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at St Aiden Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bamburgh Beach, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Embleton Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the history at EXIT Newcastle, wander the streets of The Quayside, and then steep yourself in history at Victoria Tunnel.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Newcastle upon Tyne trip app.

Traveling by car from Manchester to Newcastle upon Tyne takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Newcastle upon Tyne can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to London.

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

London

— 3 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tower of London and Churchill War Rooms. Attractions like The British Museum and St. Paul's Cathedral make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, get a taste of the local shopping with Covent Garden, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the London tour builder app.

You can fly from Newcastle upon Tyne to London in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. January in London sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
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.