11 days in Norwich, Edinburgh & Glasgow Itinerary

11 days in Norwich, Edinburgh & Glasgow Itinerary

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Norwich
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh
— 4 nights
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Glasgow
— 3 nights
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Norwich — 3 nights

Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Wroxham Barns and Anteros Arts Foundation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Norwich: Bircham Gallery (in Holt), Horsey Beach (in Horsey) and Thursford (in Fakenham). There's still lots to do: indulge your senses at Norfolk Wine School, make a trip to Elm Hill, explore the historical opulence of Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, and get into the urban bustle at The Forum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Norwich online trip planner.

London to Norwich is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Edinburgh.
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Shopping · Fun & Games · Museums · Beaches
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Edinburgh — 4 nights

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get outdoors at Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, and sample the fine beverages at Edinburgh Gin Distillery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Edinburgh trip planning site.

Getting from Norwich to Edinburgh by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Glasgow.
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Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Parks

Glasgow — 3 nights

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
For shopping fun, head to Gouldings Garden Centre or The Glasgow Art Club. Explore Glasgow's surroundings by going to Stirling (Stirling Distillery & Stirling Castle). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Buchanan Street, take in the exciting artwork at Scottish Design Exchange, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and browse the exhibits of Street Level Photoworks.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Glasgow online attractions planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Glasgow can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.
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Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Breweries & Distilleries
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