21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

21 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Chester
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Llandudno
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Holyhead, Anglesey
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Porthmadog
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Aberystwyth
— 2 nights
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Fishguard
— 2 nights
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Tenby
— 2 nights
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Llanelli
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Cardiff
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Hereford
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Nottingham
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Chester — 1 night

Chester is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales. Your day by day itinerary now includes Chester Canal, Tarvin Sands and Suspension Bridge. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Ruthin Gaol, then explore the activities along Chester Canal, and then snap pictures at Suspension Bridge.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Chester trip builder site.

Market Rasen to Chester is an approximately 3-hour car ride. April in Chester sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Llandudno.
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Llandudno — 1 night

Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take a memorable drive along Marine Drive, enjoy the sand and surf at Angel Bay, then take in the dramatic natural features at Little Orme, then contemplate the long history of Gwrych Castle, and finally pause for some photo ops at The Mad Hatter Statue.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Llandudno trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chester to Llandudno takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April in Llandudno, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Holyhead.
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Holyhead, Anglesey — 2 nights

Holyhead is the largest town in the county of Isle of Anglesey in Wales. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Porth Swtan Beach and then identify plant and animal life at Holyhead Mountain.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Holyhead trip planner.

Getting from Llandudno to Holyhead by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In April in Holyhead, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Porthmadog.
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Porthmadog — 2 nights

Porthmadog, known locally as "Port", and since 1974, rendered into Welsh from its former Anglicised form, Portmadoc, is a small coastal town and community in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd, in Wales. On the 12th (Wed), step into the grandiose world of Harlech Castle, tour the pleasant surroundings at Borth y Gest Beach, and then don't miss a visit to Portmeirion Village. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands and then brush up on your military savvy at Porthmadog Maritime Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Porthmadog trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Holyhead to Porthmadog takes 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Porthmadog can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Aberystwyth.
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Aberystwyth — 2 nights

Aberystwyth is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): delve into the lush surroundings at Hafod Uchtryd and then get great views at The Seafront. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Castell Aberystwyth Castle, then look for all kinds of wild species at Ynys Hir Wildlife Reserve, and then step into the grandiose world of Castell-y-bere.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Aberystwyth travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Porthmadog to Aberystwyth in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Fishguard.
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Fishguard — 2 nights

Fishguard is a coastal town in Pembrokeshire, south-west Wales, with a population of 3,419 recorded in the 2011 Census. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): head off the coast to Dinas Head (Dinas Island), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Brynach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Ramsey Island Nature Reserve, and finally admire the natural beauty at St Davids Plant & Garden Nursery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Fishguard Fort.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Fishguard trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Aberystwyth to Fishguard takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Tenby.
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Tenby — 2 nights

Tenby is a walled seaside town in Pembrokeshire, Wales, on the western side of Carmarthen Bay, and the name for the local government community of Tenby.Notable features of Tenby include of sandy beaches; the 13th century medieval town walls, including the Five Arches barbican gatehouse; the 15th century St. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): kick back and relax at Manorbier Beach, step into the grandiose world of Lamphey Bishop's Palace, then step into the grandiose world of Llawhaden Castle, and finally identify plant and animal life at The Secret Owl Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Tenby North Beach and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Church.

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Getting from Fishguard to Tenby by car takes about an hour. In April, daytime highs in Tenby are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Llanelli.
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Llanelli — 2 nights

Llanelli ("St Elli's town in both the county of Carmarthenshire and the preserved county of Dyfed, Wales, sits on the Loughor estuary on the West Wales coast, approximately 10mi west-northwest of Swansea and 12mi south-east of the county town, Carmarthen. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Stradey Castle, then tee off at Ashburnham Golf Club, and then enjoy the sea views from Lighthouse. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Pembrey Country Park and Beach, kick back and relax at Mewslade Bay, and then steep yourself in history at Parc le Breos Burial Chamber.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Llanelli itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Tenby to Llanelli takes 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cardiff.
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Cardiff — 1 night

City of Castles

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 22nd (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Cardiff Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Llandaff Cathedral, and then stroll through Whitmore Bay Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cardiff vacation maker website.

Getting from Llanelli to Cardiff by car takes about 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hereford.
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Hereford — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): snap pictures at Monnow Bridge and Gate, step into the grandiose world of Grosmont Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dore Abbey, and finally explore the ancient world of Llanthony Priory. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at The Black and White House Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Mary and St David, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Cider, Hereford, and finally see Enchanted Kingdom.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Hereford trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cardiff to Hereford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nottingham.
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Nottingham — 3 nights

Queen of the Midlands

With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
Escape the urban bustle at Hawks Of Steele and City of Caves. Visit Rufford Abbey Country Park and Church Cemetery for their historical value. Step out of Nottingham with an excursion to The Workhouse, Southwell in Southwell--about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Southwell Minster, get curious at Green's Windmill, admire the striking features of Newstead Abbey, and see the interesting displays at Framework Knitters' Museum.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nottingham sightseeing app.

You can drive from Hereford to Nottingham in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Nottingham can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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United Kingdom travel guide

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Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.
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Wales travel guide

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Wales attracts tourism with its stunning landscape, a wealth of history, and a huge number of imposing castles. Yet behind the spectacular scenery and the ancient fortress walls hides the simple warmth of the Welsh people, whose pride in their Celtic heritage is only exceeded by the love they feel for their homeland. This may be a relatively small country, but its spirit is truly grand. Your itinerary may just be made up of joining the locals at the pub or a village rugby game to soak up the famous Welsh spirit and learn about "hiraeth," a deep bond the Welsh feel with their land. Though compact, Wales has no shortage of secluded corners easily and quickly explored on an extensive network of footpaths, which makes a trip to this land a true hiker’s paradise.
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