15 days in England, Scotland & Ireland Itinerary

15 days in England, Scotland & Ireland Itinerary

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Start: Seattle, United States
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h
2
Penrith, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Seattle, United States

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Coca-Cola London Eye and National Gallery. Step out of London with an excursion to Cotswold Archery in Moreton-in-Marsh--about 1h 50 min away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Tower Bridge, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, get your game on at Old & New Photography, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the London day trip planning site.

Seattle, USA to London is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 8 hours. Traveling from Seattle in March, things will get a bit cooler in London: highs are around 50°F and lows about 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can take a train to Penrith.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Cotswold Archery
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

3
nights
Penrith, United Kingdom

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Kids will enjoy Michael Coates Clay Shooting and Newby Bridge Weir. Explore Penrith's surroundings by going to Harris Park (in Cockermouth), Old Man of Coniston (in Coniston) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Predator Experience, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jesus Church, get outside with Greystoke Outdoor Pool, and hike along Helvellyn.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Penrith trip planner.

Traveling by train from London to Penrith takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 47°F in March, and nighttime lows around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Predator Experience, Harris Park, Newby Bridge Weir, Old Man of Coniston, Michael Coates Clay Shooting
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Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Helvellyn
Helvellyn

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Family-friendly places like Arthur's Seat and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, stop by Great Away Days, and take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh journey website.

Take a train from Penrith to Edinburgh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Penrith in March, Edinburgh is slightly colder at night with lows of 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Fun & Games Childrens Museums
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Photography Tours
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Great Away Days ©
Great Away Days

4
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.
Kids will enjoy Guinness Storehouse and Temple Bar. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, stroll around Phoenix Park, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Ireland, and admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Dublin driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Dublin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In April, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

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