17 days in Ireland, United Kingdom & Iceland Itinerary

17 days in Ireland, United Kingdom & Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
2
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
3
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
4
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
5
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 2 nights

3
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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, stroll around St Stephens Green, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Dublin journey planning website.

Vancouver, Canada to Dublin is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Vancouver to Dublin. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Vancouver in March since evenings lows in Dublin dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cheltenham.

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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nights
Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cheltenham: The Roman Baths (in Bath), Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton) and Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh). There's much more to do: head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Baptist Chapel, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cheltenham online itinerary planner.

Fly from Dublin to Cheltenham in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Dublin in March, Cheltenham is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to London.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Cirencester, Bourton-on-the-Water, The Roman Baths, Church of St Peter & St Paul, Cotswolds Distillery
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery

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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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and make a trip to Tower Bridge.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Cheltenham to London by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March in London, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

4
nights
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: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Pickering's Gin Distillery, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, and wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh driving holiday planner.

You can fly from London to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Edinburgh are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

2
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 27th (Fri), test the waters at a local thermal spa, contemplate the long history of Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar), thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Mink Viking Portrait Studio. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Reykjavik online holiday builder.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Reykjavik in 6 hours. Traveling from Edinburgh in March, expect nights in Reykjavik to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Thermal Spas
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thermal Spas

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