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London — 2 nights

The Square Mile

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 10th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of The British Museum, then enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, then don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

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New Delhi, India to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 5.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in January, expect nights in London to be a bit cooler, around 2°C, while days are colder, around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Manchester.
Museums · Historic Sites
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Manchester — 1 night

Capital of the North

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.
On the 12th (Thu), examine the collection at National Football Museum, have fun and explore at Science and Industry Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Imperial War Museum North, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

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You can fly from London to Manchester in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Liverpool.
Museums · Fun & Games · Childrens Museums
Side Trip
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Liverpool — 1 night

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
On the 13th (Fri), get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, then take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, then examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum, and finally stroll the grounds of Liverpool Cathedral.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Liverpool trip planning app.

You can drive from Manchester to Liverpool in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. January in Liverpool sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Leeds.
Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
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Leeds — 2 nights

Capital of the North

One of the most cosmopolitan, innovative, and prosperous cities in the country, Leeds went from a run-down mill town to a hip 21st-century urban center in just a few decades.
Get out of town with these interesting Leeds side-trips: York (National Railway Museum, York Castle Museum, &more). And it doesn't end there: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, look for gifts at The Great Yorkshire Shop, learn about all things military at Royal Armouries Museum, and stroll around Roundhay Park.

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Getting from Liverpool to Leeds by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Leeds can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games
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United Kingdom travel guide

Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
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.