16 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom & Ireland Itinerary

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1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
2
Ennis, Ireland
— 1 night
3
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
4
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
5
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh road trip app.

Singapore, Singapore to Edinburgh is an approximately 20-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Edinburgh, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in April, with highs in Edinburgh at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Ennis.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature
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Photography Tours
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

1
night
Ennis, Ireland

Ennis ©
Ennis is the county town of Clare, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Kilkee Cliff Walk and then get great views at Cliffs of Moher. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: catch some excitement at Castlefergus Equestrian and then step into the grandiose world of Bunratty Castle & Folk Park.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ennis travel route builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Edinburgh to Ennis. In May, daytime highs in Ennis are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Dublin.

Things to do in Ennis

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Cliffs of Moher, Kilkee Cliff Walk
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Kilkee Cliff Walk ©
Kilkee Cliff Walk
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, don't miss a visit to The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, and ponder the world of politics at Dublin Castle.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Dublin trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Ennis to Dublin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park

3
nights
Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Get out of town with these interesting Cheltenham side-trips: Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh), The Roman Baths (in Bath) and Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks, get your game on at SimAir737, sample the tasty concoctions at The Cotswold Brewing Company, and admire the landmark architecture of Chavenage House.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cheltenham trip builder tool.

You can fly from Dublin to Cheltenham in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Cheltenham when traveling from Dublin in May, with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to London.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, The Cotswold Range, Cotswold Archery, The Roman Baths, Cotswolds Distillery
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery

4
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, make a trip to Buckingham Palace, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read London trip builder website.

You can drive from Cheltenham to London in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Cheltenham in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in London, with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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