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Top 10 London Day Trips to the UK
Venture out from London and see more of the United Kingdom from the ancient roman town of Bath to bonnie Scotland! Travel by rail and coach and discover the United Kingdom with these London day trips.
1. Bath - A UNESCO World Heritage-listed city famous for its Roman Baths and elegant Georgian architecture. Bath can be visited on a day trip with the Stonehenge and Windsor Castle.
2. Kent - The "Garden of England" is a county in southeastern England popular for three treasures: Leeds Castle, Canterbury Cathedral and the Cliffs of Dover.
3. Cotswolds - A region of rolling hills and charming rural villages, northwest of London. Visit for the idyllic English countryside experience. Bampton, also known as Downton Village in the hit TV series Downton Abbey, can be found here.
4. Edinburgh - One of the United Kingdom's top cities, Edinburgh boasts ancient royal attractions being the residence of the Scottish monarchy. Explore the Royal Mile and visit Edinburgh Castle, the Palace of Holyroodhouse and more.
5. Oxford - Home of the prestigious Oxford University, the city is best known for museums, a long literary history and a starring role in the Harry Potter movies. Best visited with Cotswolds and Shakespeare's birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon.
6. Cardiff - The capital of Wales is home to the Cardiff Castle, Caerphilly Castle, Cardiff Bay and the National Museum of Wales. Visit Cardiff by rail inclusive of a castle entry.
7. Lake District - The Lake District National Park in Cumbria, England is famously associated with Beatrix Potter and its wild countryside landscapes featuring expansive lakes, verdant valleys and towering mountains.
8. Isle of Wight - The largest island in England is a top beach holiday destination with miles and miles of dramatic coastlines. Visit the seaside towns of Shanklin and East Cowes.
9. York - The city of York is exceptional for its medieval walls that remain well and intact throughout the millenia. Top attractions include the York Minster cathedral, the cobbled streets of the Shambles and the Castle Museum.
10. Liverpool - Known for its rich pop music history, Liverpool saw the rise of British top music acts, most prominently the Beatles. Visit by rail and take the magical mystery tour and get to know the fab four.
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  1. Enjoy the best-selling day trip from London, exploring three of Britain's national treasures: the royal Windsor Castle, the UNESCO World Heritage listed Stonehenge and the ancient Georgian city of Bath.

    From USD121.73

    Family Discount
    Daily
    12 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Begin your day with a visit to the Windsor Castle, the Queen's favorite weekend residence. Then head to the historical Stonehenge and relaxing Roman Baths. Enjoy a complimentary lunch to save time and make the most out of this day tour.

    From USD78.06

    Daily
    12 - 12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Escape the bustling city of London to discover southeast England. Experience Kent, known as the "Garden of England," then head to the fairytale-like Leeds Castle, historic Canterbury Cathedral and the striking White Cliffs of Dover.

    From USD78.06

    Family Discount
    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    10 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Enjoy a delicious two course lunch in Bibury described as the most beautiful village in Britain! Also explore Burford and Bourton-on-the water, two of the most picturesque villages in the Cotswolds.
    Meal Provided

    From USD109.55

    10%
    OFF
    Sun, Tue
    10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Explore the best of England as you go on a tour of its famous attractions. Walk around Oxford, go to the Bampton village and visit the Highclere Castle where the Downton Abbey TV series was filmed!

    USD174.65

    Daily
    11 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Step back in time as you tour several intriguing locales of medieval England. Ride on a luxury coach and visit Oxford, Warwick Castle, Stratford-upon-Avon and the Cotswolds villages.

    From USD78.06

    Family Discount
    Daily
    11 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Visit Stratford Upon Avon, the home and birthplace of England's greatest writer, Shakespeare. Then explore the stunning Cotswolds before going to the city of dreaming spires, Oxford.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD191.85

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu
    11 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Take a day trip from London to Cardiff, the gateway to Wales. Discover the Welsh capital in a one-day adventure as you enjoy a panoramic open-top bus tour before visiting the captivating Cardiff Castle!

    From USD164.07

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu
    13 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Enjoy a fun-packed day of sightseeing in Wales with your own local guide. Exploring Cardiff and the majestic Caerphilly castle, followed by a drive through the scenic Welsh valleys.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD78.06

     
    12.5 hour(s)
  10. Escape the bustling city and discover the charms of the English countryside. Visit Hawkshead Village, sail along Lake Windermere and discover why the stunning scenery has inspired so many English writers.

    From USD268.59

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    14 hour(s) (morning)
  11. Join this day tour to the charming countryside of the English coast, the Isle of Wight. Visit quaint villages like Godshill and the seaside village of Shanklin to discover their rich history and culture.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD97.91

    Daily
    12.5 - 15 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Take a train from London to York, a historic walled city near the rivers Ouse and Foss. See this enchanting city on an open-top bus tour and visit the Jorvik Viking Center on full day adventure!

    From USD210.38

    Weekday
    14.5 hour(s) (morning)
  13. York City Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour
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    Make the most out of you trip to York on this sightseeing bus tour. Explore the city's best attractions from its exquisite architecture to the impressive cobblestones, a must-see for all ages.

    USD19.19

    Daily
  14. Relive the glory days of Beatlemania and go on a magical mystery tour of Liverpool! Visit museums dedicated to the Fab Four and enjoy a coach ride around iconic landmarks related to this beloved band.

    From USD198.47

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    15 hour(s) (morning)
  15. Visit Liverpool, the home of the Beatles. Travel by train from London, follow the steps of the legendary band and learn about the origin of their most iconic songs.

    From USD198.47

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    14.5 - 15 hour(s) (morning)