11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

11 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Birmingham
— 1 day
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Bourton-on-the-Water
— 1 night
3
Salisbury
— 1 night
4
St Ives
— 1 night
5
Bristol
— 2 nights
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Bath
— 1 night
7
Glasgow
— 1 night
8
Isle of Skye
— 1 night
9
Edinburgh
— 2 nights

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Birmingham

Birmingham ©

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): hit the slopes at SnowDome, test your team's savvy at Escape Time, and then contemplate the long history of Steelhouse Lane Lock-up.

To find out how to plan a trip to Birmingham, use our trip itinerary maker.

Manchester to Birmingham is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Birmingham are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in Birmingham

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Winter Sports · Parks

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SnowDome ©
SnowDome

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Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton-on-the-Water ©
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, then make a trip to The Model Village, then explore the historical opulence of Sudeley Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Church.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bourton-on-the-Water road trip website.

Traveling by car from Birmingham to Bourton-on-the-Water takes 1.5 hours. In December in Bourton-on-the-Water, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Salisbury.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle
St Peter's Church ©
St Peter's Church

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Salisbury

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): sample the tasty concoctions at Ringwood Brewery, look for gifts at Goodfayre, pause for some serene contemplation at Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, then delve into the mystery of Stonehenge, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sarum College.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Salisbury tour builder site.

Drive from Bourton-on-the-Water to Salisbury in 2 hours. In December in Salisbury, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to St Ives.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping

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Ringwood Brewery ©
Ringwood Brewery
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta

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St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. On the 23rd (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Museum of Cornish Life, Helston, identify plant and animal life at Feadon Farm Wildlife Centre, and then test your team's savvy at Escape Time - St Ives.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the St Ives trip planner.

You can drive from Salisbury to St Ives in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in St Ives when traveling from Salisbury in December, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Bristol.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks · Wildlife · Fun & Games · Museums

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Escape Time - St Ives ©
Escape Time - St Ives
Museum of Cornish Life, Helston ©
Museum of Cornish Life, Helston

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Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Westonbirt Arboretum and then look for all kinds of wild species at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Ham Wall Nature Reserve, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Mary Redcliffe Church, and then examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bristol journey planning app.

Drive from St Ives to Bristol in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Bristol

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

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St Mary Redcliffe Church ©
St Mary Redcliffe Church
Westonbirt Arboretum ©
Westonbirt Arboretum
Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain

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Bath

Bath ©

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 26th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, then get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, then get a dose of the wild on West of England Falconry, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bath vacation planning tool.

Getting from Bristol to Bath by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Glasgow.

Things to do in Bath

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West of England Falconry ©
West of England Falconry
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village

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Glasgow

Glasgow ©

Scotland's Style Capital

Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Glasgow Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and then stroll around Pollok Country Park.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, read our Glasgow trip planner.

You can fly from Bath to Glasgow in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In December in Glasgow, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Glasgow

Parks · Museums
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Glasgow Botanic Gardens ©
Glasgow Botanic Gardens
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Pollok Country Park ©
Pollok Country Park

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Isle of Skye

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Cath Waters Scottish Landscape Art Gallery, then don't miss a visit to Dun Beag Broch, and then see Skye Jeep Tours.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Isle of Skye trip planner.

Traveling by car from Glasgow to Isle of Skye takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Isle of Skye are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

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Dun Beag Broch ©
Dun Beag Broch
Cath Waters Scottish Landscape Art Gallery ©
Cath Waters Scottish Landscape Art Gallery

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): make a trip to The Royal Mile, then step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and then contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, then learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Edinburgh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 30:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

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