5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 2 nights
2
Edinburgh
— 2 nights

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London

London ©

The Square Mile

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: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, take an in-depth tour of The British Museum, and make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our London tour builder.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to London is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Abu Dhabi to London, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in December, things will get much colder in London: highs are around 11°C and lows about 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Find places to stay Dec 1 — 3:
Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
National Gallery
4.7
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Observation Deck
Coca-Cola London Eye
3.9
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Observation Deck
Tower Bridge
4.7

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Edinburgh

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

For maps and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner.

Getting from London to Edinburgh by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In December in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 5:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
4.4

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