9 days in United Kingdom & Drogheda Itinerary

9 days in United Kingdom & Drogheda Itinerary

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Portmeirion, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Keady, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Drogheda, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive to Dublin Airport, Fly to Exeter International Airport

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Liverpool, United Kingdom

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Take a break from Liverpool with a short trip to Chester Zoo in Chester, about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, view the masterpieces at Walker Art Gallery, contemplate the long history of Williamson’s Tunnels – Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Liverpool visit planner.

Exeter to Liverpool is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In March, daytime highs in Liverpool are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Portmeirion.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums · Tours · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Portmeirion, United Kingdom

On the 13th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Gwaith Powdwr Nature Reserve and then don't miss a visit to Portmeirion Village.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Portmeirion trip planner.

Traveling by car from Liverpool to Portmeirion takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, daily temperatures in Portmeirion can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Keady.

Things to do in Portmeirion

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Keady, United Kingdom

Go for a jaunt from Keady to Mullaghbawn to see Ballykeel Dolmen about 32 minutes away.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, read Keady day trip planner.

Drive from Portmeirion to Keady in 5.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Tue) before leaving for Drogheda.

Things to do in Keady

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Drogheda, Ireland

Drogheda is one of the oldest towns in Ireland, known for its tourism and as a centre of industry and medical care. On the 17th (Wed), explore the ancient world of Bru na Boinne, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Augustinian Church, and then sample the fine beverages at Listoke Distillery & Gin School. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Irish Military War Museum & Family Park, then make a trip to Slane Castle, then sample the fine beverages at Slane Whiskey Distillery, and finally appreciate the history behind Newgrange.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Drogheda journey planner.

Getting from Keady to Drogheda by car takes about an hour. March in Drogheda sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Drogheda

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

Side Trips

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.