5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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London
— 1 day
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Inverness
— 1 night
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Edinburgh
— 1 night
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Glasgow
— Few hours
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Belfast
— 1 night
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Liverpool
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our London tour planner.

Manchester to London is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. October in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in London

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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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Inverness

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then head outdoors with Bellfield Park, and then awaken your taste buds at Highland Malt Whisky Experience.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Inverness trip builder website.

Getting from London to Inverness by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from London in October, things will get slightly colder in Inverness: highs are around 15°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

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Distillery Tours
Highland Malt Whisky Experience ©
Highland Malt Whisky Experience
Bellfield Park ©
Bellfield Park

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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 14th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

Start your trip to Edinburgh by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Glasgow.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions ©
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close

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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.
For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Glasgow planner.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Glasgow can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. On the 14th (Wed), you'll travel to Belfast.

Things to do in Glasgow

Nightlife · Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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Belfast

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
On the 15th (Thu), stop by The Wicker Man, then see the interesting displays at Titanic Belfast, then contemplate the long history of Crumlin Road Gaol, and finally learn about all things military at War Years Remembered (War Museum).

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Belfast day trip site.

Fly from Glasgow to Belfast in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Belfast can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Liverpool.

Things to do in Belfast

Side Trip

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War Years Remembered (War Museum) ©
War Years Remembered (War Museum)
Titanic Belfast ©
Titanic Belfast
Crumlin Road Gaol ©
Crumlin Road Gaol

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Liverpool

Liverpool ©

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Merseyside Maritime Museum, take a leisurely stroll along Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool, then learn more about the world around you at World Museum, and finally go on a hair-raising tour with Shiverpool.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Liverpool trip itinerary maker website.

Fly from Belfast to Liverpool in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In October, daytime highs in Liverpool are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Liverpool

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Shiverpool ©
Shiverpool
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Merseyside Maritime Museum ©
Merseyside Maritime Museum

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