5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Drive
1
Pembroke
— 1 night
Drive
2
York
— 1 night
Train
3
London
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
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24
25
26
27
28
29

1
night
Pembroke

Pembroke is a historic settlement and was the county town of Pembrokeshire in West Wales. On the 24th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Pembroke Castle and then enjoy the sand and surf at Barafundle Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Carew Castle & Tidal Mill, then tee off at Heatherton World of Activities, and then kick back and relax at Tenby Castle Beach.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Pembroke trip planner.

London to Pembroke is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from London, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Pembroke, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to York.

Things to do in Pembroke

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Pembroke Castle ©
Must see
Pembroke Castle
4.7
Barafundle Beach ©
Must see
Barafundle Beach
4.9

1
night
York

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): examine the collection at York Castle Museum, then examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story, and then delve into the distant past at York City Walls.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our York road trip tool.

Getting from Pembroke to York by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in York

Highlights from your trip
York Castle Museum ©
Specialty Museum
York Castle Museum
4.6

2
nights
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 27th (Thu): make a trip to Tower of London, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and then steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the London trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from York to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In August, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Highlights from your trip
Tower of London ©
Must see
Tower of London
4.6
National Gallery ©
Must see
National Gallery
4.7

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