6 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

6 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Edinburgh — 1 night

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Georgian House, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and finally make a trip to The Royal Mile.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Edinburgh is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Edinburgh, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in July, expect Edinburgh to be colder, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can take a train to Kendal.
Historic Sites · Tours · Nature · Parks

Kendal — 1 night

Kendal, anciently known as Kirkby in Kendal or Kirkby Kendal, is a market town and civil parish within the South Lakeland District of Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kendal Unitarian Chapel.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kendal trip maker website.

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to Kendal takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Telford.
Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Side Trips

Telford — 1 night

Telford is a large new town in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and ceremonial county of Shropshire, England, about 13mi east of Shrewsbury, and 30mi north west of Birmingham. Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): learn about all things military at Royal Air Force Museum Midlands.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Telford trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Kendal to Telford in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Liverpool.
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Liverpool — 1 night

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): get outside with The Romans, then make a trip to Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Liverpool day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Telford to Liverpool takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Liverpool sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can fly back home.
Fun & Games · Outdoors

United Kingdom travel guide

Nightlife · Specialty Museums · 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.

Lake District travel guide

World heritage site · Specialty Museums · Bodies of Water
A paradise for all lovers of the great outdoors, UNESCO World Heritage-listed Lake District is widely regarded as one of the most stunning areas of natural beauty in the UK. This mountainous region famously served as inspiration for some of the finest works of artists William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Containing the country’s largest national park, the Lake District is England’s top vacation destination for hikers and rock climbers. Nature lovers from around the world linger in this area for days and even weeks, sightseeing in the sweeping landscape of rugged hilltops, glistening lakes, dense forests, and hazy mountaintops. The region abounds in numerous hidden pubs, inns, and hotels, offering not only shelter from the weather, but also first-class dining and drinking options.