59 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

59 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Oxford, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Llangollen, United Kingdom
— Few hours
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Conwy, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Chester, United Kingdom
— Few hours
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
— Few hours
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Manchester, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Penistone, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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York, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Buttermere, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Windermere, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Glenridding, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Durham, United Kingdom
— Few hours
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Jedburgh, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
— Few hours
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Belfast, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
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Galway, Ireland
— 7 nights
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Ennis, Ireland
— 3 nights
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Adare, Ireland
— 4 nights
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Killarney, Ireland
— 1 night
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Tramore, Ireland
— 3 nights
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Bath, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 1 day

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, thentake in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and then admire the masterpieces at The British Museum.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the London road trip planning website.

Melbourne, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -10 hour difference. When traveling from Melbourne in December, plan for colder days in London, with highs around °C, while nights are little chillier with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Oxford.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): examine the collection at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, thensee the interesting displays at Pitt Rivers Museum, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Oxford Artisan Distillery, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Oxford trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from London to Oxford in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Oxford are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums Tours Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
The Oxford Artisan Distillery ©
The Oxford Artisan Distillery
Walking tours
Pitt Rivers Museum ©
Pitt Rivers Museum

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Stratford-upon-Avon
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. To find ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Stratford-upon-Avon road trip planning app.

You can drive from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll set off for Llangollen on the 20th (Sun).

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 20:

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Llangollen, United Kingdom

Llangollen is a small town and community in Denbighshire, north-east Wales, situated on the River Dee and on the edge of the Berwyn mountains. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Llangollen Bridge and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Llangollen trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to Llangollen takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Llangollen are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Conwy.

Things to do in Llangollen

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 21:
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River Rafting & Tubing
Llangollen Bridge ©
Llangollen Bridge

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Conwy, United Kingdom

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): don't miss a visit to RNLI Conwy Lifeboat Station. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Conwy Castle, make a trip to Conwy Town Walls, don't miss a visit to Llywelyn The Great Statue, thencontemplate the long history of Plas Mawr, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Llangelynin Old Church.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Conwy online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Llangollen to Conwy takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In December in Conwy, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Chester.

Things to do in Conwy

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Caernarfon Castle, Menai Suspension Bridge
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle
Plas Mawr ©
Plas Mawr

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Chester, United Kingdom

Chester
Chester is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales. To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Chester trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Conwy to Chester in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Chester can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 23rd (Wed), you're off to Liverpool.

Things to do in Chester

Nightlife Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 24:

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Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
On the 23rd (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Liverpool Cathedral.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Liverpool trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Chester to Liverpool by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 23rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Liverpool Cathedral
Liverpool Cathedral

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Manchester, United Kingdom

Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Manchester trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Liverpool to Manchester takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Sheffield.

Things to do in Manchester

Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games

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Sheffield, United Kingdom

Sheffield ©
A major industrial and cultural center, Sheffield is renowned for its green open spaces, art galleries, and state-of-the-art sports facilities.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, practice your aim at Ringinglow Archery, view the masterpieces at Chatsworth House, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, and finally stop by Rococo Chocolates. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): explore the activities along Ladybower Reservoir and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Yorkshire Wildlife Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Sheffield online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Manchester to Sheffield takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Sheffield sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Penistone.

Things to do in Sheffield

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Rococo Chocolates, Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Chatsworth House, Ladybower Reservoir
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Yorkshire Wildlife Park ©
Yorkshire Wildlife Park
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Ladybower Reservoir ©
Ladybower Reservoir

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Penistone, United Kingdom

Penistone ©
Penistone is a market town and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England, which had a population of 22,909 at the 2011 census. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stop by The Carding Shed, thensee the interesting displays at National Coal Mining Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Cawthorne Victoria Jubilee Museum.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Penistone attractions planner.

You can drive from Sheffield to Penistone in an hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Penistone

Museums Nightlife Shopping

Side Trips

The Carding Shed, Cawthorne Victoria Jubilee Museum, National Coal Mining Museum
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
National Coal Mining Museum ©
National Coal Mining Museum
Cawthorne Victoria Jubilee Museum ©
Cawthorne Victoria Jubilee Museum
The Carding Shed ©
The Carding Shed

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York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
On the 27th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, examine the collection at York Castle Museum, and then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Yorkshire Regiment Boer War Memorial York, see the interesting displays at The York Dungeon, thendon't miss a visit to York Shambles, thensee the interesting displays at York's Chocolate Story, and finally delve into the distant past at York City Walls.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our York online vacation planner.

You can drive from Penistone to York in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Buttermere.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

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Buttermere, United Kingdom

Buttermere ©
Holidays in Buttermere allow you to get away from it all as well as to satisfy your inner adventurer.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): explore the activities along Derwentwater, see the interesting displays at Derwent Pencil Museum, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Lakes Distillery, and finally stroll through Catbells Lakeland Walk. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the riches below the earth's surface at Honister Slate Mine and then trek along Alpacaly Ever After.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Buttermere online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from York to Buttermere takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Buttermere

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, The Lakes Distillery, Alpacaly Ever After
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

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Windermere, United Kingdom

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, take in the exciting artwork at Cookhouse Gallery, thentake a memorable tour with Tours, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Orrest Head.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Windermere trip planner.

You can drive from Buttermere to Windermere in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Glenridding.

Things to do in Windermere

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Ambleside, Grasmere, Witherslack Hall Equestrian Centre
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop ©
The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop

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Glenridding, United Kingdom

Glenridding ©
Glenridding is a village at the southern end of Ullswater, in the English Lake District. Step out of Glenridding to go to Staveley and see Hawkshead Brewery, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle, trek along Blencathra [Saddleback], contemplate the waterfront views at Ullswater, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Keswick Brewing Company.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Glenridding visit planner.

Drive from Windermere to Glenridding in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Durham.

Things to do in Glenridding

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Lake District, Hawkshead Brewery, Rookin House Activity Centre
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Castlerigg Stone Circle ©
Castlerigg Stone Circle
Helvellyn
Helvellyn

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Durham, United Kingdom

Durham
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Durham online trip maker.

You can drive from Glenridding to Durham in 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Durham can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll set off for Newcastle upon Tyne on the 5th (Tue).

Things to do in Durham

Nightlife Parks Outdoors
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Newcastle upon Tyne ©
One of the hippest urban centers in the northeastern part of the country, Newcastle upon Tyne once had a reputation for being an industrial wasteland with little to offer casual tourists.
On the 6th (Wed), engage your brain at The Discovery Museum, thentake in the history at EXIT Newcastle, and then wander the streets of The Quayside.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Newcastle upon Tyne trip maker.

Newcastle upon Tyne is very close to Durham. In January in Newcastle upon Tyne, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jedburgh.

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
The Quayside ©
The Quayside
EXIT Newcastle ©
EXIT Newcastle
The Discovery Museum ©
The Discovery Museum

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Jedburgh, United Kingdom

Jedburgh ©
Jedburgh is a town and former royal burgh in the Scottish Borders and the traditional county town of the historic county of Roxburghshire.LocationJedburgh lies on the Jed Water, a tributary of the River Teviot. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): make a trip to Carter Bar, explore the historical opulence of Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum, thenexplore the ancient world of Jedburgh Abbey, thenexplore the galleries of Mary Queen of Scots' Visitor Centre, and finally take in the views from The Leaderfoot Viaduct, also known as the Drygrange Viaduct.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Jedburgh route planning site.

Traveling by car from Newcastle upon Tyne to Jedburgh takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Jedburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

The Leaderfoot Viaduct, also known as the Drygrange Viaduct
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Jedburgh Abbey ©
Jedburgh Abbey
Carter Bar ©
Carter Bar
Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum ©
Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
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: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to Calton Hill, steep yourself in history at Palace of Holyroodhouse, and explore the galleries of Royal Yacht Britannia.

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

Traveling by car from Jedburgh to Edinburgh takes 1.5 hours. January in Edinburgh sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Aberdeen.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Aberdeen ©
The powerhouse of the northeast, Aberdeen is a prosperous urban center fueled by a thriving petroleum industry.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Dunnottar Castle, thenadmire the natural beauty at David Welch Winter Gardens, thenexamine the collection at Aberdeen Maritime Museum, and finally snap pictures at Wellington Suspension Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Balmedie Beach and then visit Footdee (Fittie).

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Aberdeen trip builder app.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Aberdeen in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Aberdeen are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Glasgow.

Things to do in Aberdeen

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Dunnottar Castle
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
David Welch Winter Gardens ©
David Welch Winter Gardens
Dunnottar Castle ©
Dunnottar Castle
Footdee (Fittie) ©
Footdee (Fittie)

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Glasgow trip site.

Traveling by car from Aberdeen to Glasgow takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll set off for Belfast on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Glasgow

Nightlife Outdoors Parks
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Belfast, United Kingdom

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): don't miss a visit to City Hall, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St George's Church, examine the collection at Titanic Belfast, thensee the interesting displays at SS Nomadic, and finally contemplate the long history of Crumlin Road Gaol.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Belfast using our trip planner.

You can 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 January, daily temperatures in Belfast can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Dublin.

Things to do in Belfast

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Crumlin Road Gaol ©
Crumlin Road Gaol
Titanic Belfast ©
Titanic Belfast
City Hall ©
City Hall

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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: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, get lost in a book at The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Dublin journey maker.

You can drive from Belfast to Dublin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Dublin are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

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Galway, Ireland

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galway: Westport (Atlantic Drive on Achill Island & The Great Western Greenway), Cong (Pigeon Hole Cave, Ashford Castle, &more) and Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden (in Kylemore). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Galway Bay, don't miss a visit to Quay Street, stroll through Eyre Square, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Corcomroe Abbey.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Galway day trip planning site.

You can drive from Dublin to Galway in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Ennis.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Cong, Westport, Corcomroe Abbey, Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
The Great Western Greenway ©
The Great Western Greenway
Ashford Castle ©
Ashford Castle

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Ennis, Ireland

Ennis ©
Ennis is the county town of Clare, Ireland. On the 24th (Sun), trek along Hag's Head and then get great views at Cliffs of Moher. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, thensteep yourself in history at Poulnabrone Dolmen, thenmake a trip to Daniel O'Connell Monument, and finally stop by The Woollen Market.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ennis trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Galway to Ennis by car takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Adare.

Things to do in Ennis

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

County Clare, Liscannor, Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Aillwee Cave
Find places to stay Jan 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Aillwee Cave ©
Aillwee Cave

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Adare, Ireland

Adare ©
Adare is a small town in County Limerick, Ireland, located south-west of the city of Limerick. Venture out of the city with trips to Buttevant Friary (in Buttevant), Swiss Cottage (in Cahir) and The Donkey Sanctuary (in Mallow). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Old Irish Ways, make a trip to Desmond Hall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Abbey Church, and admire the striking features of Cratloe Woods House.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Adare tour planner.

You can drive from Ennis to Adare in an hour. In January in Adare, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Adare

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Bruff, Buttevant Friary, Swiss Cottage, Foynes Flying Boat Museum, Desmond Hall
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Desmond Castle ©
Desmond Castle
The Donkey Sanctuary ©
The Donkey Sanctuary
Buttevant Friary ©
Buttevant Friary

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Killarney, Ireland

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Church of Ireland.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Killarney online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Adare to Killarney takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Tramore.

Things to do in Killarney

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 1:
Highlights from your plan
St. Mary's Church of Ireland ©
St. Mary's Church of Ireland

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Tramore, Ireland

Tramore ©
Tramore is a seaside town in County Waterford on the southeast coast of Ireland. Get out of town with these interesting Tramore side-trips: Lismore Castle Gardens (in Lismore), Dungarvan (St. Mary's Church of Ireland Graveyard & Clonea Beach) and St. Mary's Collegiate Church (in Youghal). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Mayfield Birds of Prey, enjoy the sand and surf at Tramore Beach, find something for the whole family at Tramore Amusement Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Tramore vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Killarney to Tramore by car takes about 3 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cardiff.

Things to do in Tramore

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Dungarvan, Kilmacthomas, Lismore Castle Gardens, Mahon Falls (a.k.a. Eas na Machan), St. Mary's Collegiate Church
Find places to stay Feb 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Mayfield Birds of Prey ©
Mayfield Birds of Prey
Lismore Castle Gardens ©
Lismore Castle Gardens
Kilmacthomas Railway Viaduct ©
Kilmacthomas Railway Viaduct

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Cardiff, United Kingdom

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History, take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales, and then step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Gower Peninsula, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castell Coch, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Cardiff trip planning site.

You can drive from Tramore to Cardiff in 7.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Sat) before leaving for Bath.

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Gower Peninsula
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Gower Peninsula ©
Gower Peninsula
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Cardiff Bay Wales

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Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Venture out of the city with trips to Wells Cathedral (in Wells), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Bristol (Clifton Suspension Bridge & Brunel's SS Great Britain). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, and steep yourself in history at Bath Abbey.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bath trip site.

You can drive from Cardiff to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can take a train to London.

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Bristol, Wells Cathedral, Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Longleat
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The Roman Baths
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Stonehenge
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Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
On the 10th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, thenexplore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read London trip planner.

Getting from Bath to London by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

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Westminster Abbey
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St. Paul's Cathedral
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Houses of Parliament

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