One-Week Road Trip in England, Scotland, and Wales from London to Cardiff, Lancaster, Edinburgh, and Preston

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8 days & 7 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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7 nights included
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8 days included
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Pack your bags and hit the road for the ultimate 8-day Euro trip extravaganza! This multi-country adventure through the England, Scotland, and Wales guarantees unforgettable experiences at every stop.

With this ultimate European tour package, you'll experience the essence of 3 incredible countries, each offering a tapestry of experiences that will leave you with lasting memories. You'll stay 5 nights in England, 1 night in Scotland, and 1 night in Wales.

In the first leg of your journey, you'll find yourself in the heart of England, a land filled with treasures waiting to be discovered. You’ll collect your chosen rental car in the city of London and begin your adventure from there. Explore London, Camden Town, Westminster, Lancaster, Greenholme, Dockray, Sedgwick, Preston, Stafford, Leavesden, and Alrewas, where picturesque vistas and cultural gems await your exploration.

Next, prepare to be mesmerized by the diverse and vibrant landscapes of Scotland. Immerse yourself in the allure of Edinburgh, where every street tells a story.

Continuing your journey, you'll step into the captivating realm of Wales. This country's charm is boundless, and you'll be impressed by the wonders of Cardiff.

Your multi-country road trip brings you close to some of Europe’s most iconic attractions and landmarks, such as Edinburgh’s National Museum of Scotland and Cardiff's iconic Bute Park. From must-see attractions to breathtaking viewpoints, this meticulously crafted itinerary promises you a glimpse into the unique features of this region in Europe.

Throughout your tour, you’ll stay at some of the best accommodations along your route. Our recommendations always include options with varying levels of comfort, ranging from 3 to 5-star hotels that cater to various preferences and budgets.

Your ultimate multi-country road trip across England, Scotland, and Wales will not be complete without indulging in some retail therapy! Embark on a quest for a rare souvenir in each destination. Beyond the thrill of buying unique goods, it’s also an amazing opportunity to immerse yourself in local customs and interact with friendly locals at every stop.

By booking this holiday package, you can save yourself from the tedious task of researching and planning your road trip in Europe. We'll handle all the travel arrangements for your 8-day self-drive adventure in England, Scotland, and Wales. With our expertise, you can enjoy a hassle-free experience and focus on immersing yourself in incredible destinations without the stress of organizing every detail. This holiday deal also comes with 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide accessible via our mobile app to assist you throughout your journey.

Discover breathtaking landscapes, diverse cultures, and iconic landmarks in multiple European countries on one epic road trip! Travel across borders and experience the freedom of the open road as you create lifelong memories in England, Scotland, and Wales.

Choose your travel dates today and start planning your unforgettable multi-country road trip with Guide to Europe!

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Hotel, 7 nights
Rental car, 8 days
CDW Insurance
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Personal travel agent
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Destinations

Leavesden
Photo of aerial view of Lancaster, a city on river Lune in northwest England, UK.Lancaster / 1 night
Stafford - city in United KingdomStaffordshire
London, England - Panoramic skyline view of Bank and Canary Wharf, central London's leading financial districts with famous skyscrapers at golden hour sunset with blue sky and clouds.London / 3 nights
Dockray
Greenholme
Photo of Cardiff, United Kingdom by Margaret DeckerCardiff / 1 night
Photo of beautiful view of the old town city of Edinburgh from Calton Hill, United Kingdom.Edinburgh / 1 night
Sedgwick
Preston - city in United KingdomPreston / 1 night
Alrewas
Camden Town
Photo of Westminster palace (Houses of Parliament) and Big Ben, London, UK.Westminster

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Photo of beautiful shot of London Eye and River Thames ,London, UK.London Eye
Photo of Buckingham Palace in London, United Kingdom.Buckingham Palace
The British MuseumBritish Museum
Tower BridgeTower Bridge
Photo of beautiful landscape around Hyde Park, London, United Kingdom.Hyde Park
Trafalgar SquareTrafalgar Square
Scenic view of Edinburgh Castle and Ross Fountain, Scotland travel photo. Edinburgh Castle is historic center of the city and most popular tourist attraction.Edinburgh Castle
Tower of London, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, London, Greater London, England, United KingdomTower of London
The Making of Harry Potter Warner Brothers Studio Tour London, Leavesden, UK: The main entrance signWarner Bros Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
Photo of Borough Market, London, UK.Borough Market
Madame Tussauds LondonMadame Tussauds London
St James's ParkSt James's Park
Big Ben
 City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off bus in front of National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh city.National Museum of Scotland
Photo of Iconic London Tower Bridge on the Thames River, UK.London Bridge
Lake District National Park, Lakes, South Lakeland, Cumbria, North West England, England, United KingdomLake District National Park
Glasshouse at the Royal Botanical Gardens in public park Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Tebay Services (Southbound)
Norman Keep, Cardiff Castle, Autumn, Cardiff, Wales, UK.Cardiff Castle
The Royal Mile, Old Town, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United KingdomThe Royal Mile
The Armed Forces Memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum Relaxing landscape images for British Army Digital for mental health week 2020.National Memorial Arboretum
St Fagans National Museum of History, Cardiff, Wales.St Fagans National Museum of History
Photo of the Italian gardens at Trentham in Staffordshire, UK.Trentham Gardens
Statue of John 111 Marquess of Bute, Public Garden, Cardiff, Wales, UK.Bute Park
Photo of Aira Force waterfall on Aira Beck stream, located in the Lake District, Cumbria, UK.Aira Force
National Trust - Sizergh, Helsington, South Lakeland, Cumbria, North West England, England, United KingdomNational Trust - Sizergh
Diagon Alley, Abbots Langley, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, East of England, England, United KingdomDiagon Alley

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Day 1

Day 1 – London - arrival day

  • London - Arrival day
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  • Big Ben
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Your unforgettable multi-country road trip in England, Scotland, and Wales begins the moment you arrive in the awe-inspiring city of London in England. You’ll check in at a top-rated hotel and stay in London for 2 nights.

Catch an early flight to England to enjoy as much time as possible exploring London before it’s time to hit the road and drive to your next destination. Discover the city’s rich history, breathtaking sights, and lively atmosphere with visits to the most popular attractions.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated cultural icon and attraction in London — Big Ben. About 61,373 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Find your way to your hotel in London. We recommend choosing a hotel in a central location for easy exploring. Check-in typically starts between 2 and 4 PM at hotels in England. Settle in and make plans for the evening.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in London. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

Esteemed as a restaurant, it features an exceptional menu. Treat yourself to a wonderful meal at Cahoots London, a top-rated dining spot in London. If you're in the mood for something new, try Bill's Soho Restaurant, another premier location with a delectable menu. You might also want to book a table at Estiatorio Milos. Known for its consistently satisfied patrons, it’s a perfect choice to elevate your evening in London.

Keep the evening going at Bar Américain, a great choice for enjoying the after-dinner hours with a drink. You could also go to The Connaught Bar, which offers a similarly pleasant setting and great drinks. Another option is Bar Polski, which provides an inviting environment for unwinding after a busy day out.

Your multi-country road trip in England, Scotland, and Wales has only just begun. Brace yourself for more exciting days to come as you cross country borders in the comfort of your rental car and discover the most unique attractions, activities, and foods of each destination.

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Day 2

Day 2 – London and Camden Town

  • London
  • Camden Town
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Drive 16 km, 1 hour 17 min

  • Tower Bridge
  • Tower of London
  • London Bridge
  • British Museum
  • Madame Tussauds London
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Wake up to day 2 of your extraordinary road trip through England, Scotland, and Wales. On this day, you’ll embark on an exciting expedition discovering the enchanting sights and activities of London in England. With 1 night left in London, we encourage you to seize the day and discover the unexplored beauty of the city’s surroundings!

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in London, including the outstanding Madame Tussauds London. Having an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 71,843 reviews, this fascinating wax museum and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the neighborhood.

As you’ve unraveled the marvels of Camden Town, it’s time to gear up for the next part of your road trip adventure. Under favorable conditions, your drive to London may take around 9 min. Upon your arrival in London, you’ll be greeted with the opportunity to do some sightseeing and exploring.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated castle and attraction in London — Tower of London. About 101,481 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Embrace the thrill of the open road as you wave goodbye to Camden Town and set your GPS to London. While on the road, immerse yourself in your favorite road trip tunes or sample the sounds from a local radio station. This car ride usually takes around 9 min. Upon reaching London, unwind, observe, and explore. The best things to do, see, and eat are waiting for you.

British Museum is a travelers’ favorite in Camden Town, and today you’ll have the opportunity to discover it too! This one-of-a-kind attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 148,750 visitors. More than 5,906,716 people visit this extraordinary national museum and local gem every year to experience its uniqueness.

After a day of exploration and awe-inspiring sights, it’s time to replenish your strength. Make the most of this stop on your multi-country road trip across England, Scotland, and Wales by rewarding yourself with a taste of London’s local cuisine. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax or mingle with the locals and raise a toast to your exciting road trip adventure.

Savor the flavors at The Palomar, a top pick for dinner tonight. Alternatively, Berners Tavern beckons with its unique menu offerings. Also, consider Burger & Lobster Leicester Square. With its consistent customer satisfaction, it’s an excellent option for dining in London tonight.

Round off your dining experience by visiting Artesian, a prime location for a drink. Alternatively, explore the distinctive characteristics of American Bar, a bar catering to every mood and preference. Old Shades likewise offers a unique atmosphere, perfect for a memorable night out.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 3

Day 3 – London, Westminster, and Cardiff

  • Cardiff
  • London
  • Westminster
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Drive 253 km, 3 hours 57 min

  • London Eye
  • Borough Market
  • Buckingham Palace
  • St James's Park
  • Hyde Park
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Dive into day 3 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across England, Scotland, and Wales. Today's main destinations are London in England, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Cardiff. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

When you’ve had your share of London, prepare for your next destination. Admire the views and listen to some good music as you drive in the direction of Cardiff, Wales. Your travel time is around 2 hours 47 min.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in London is the fantastic London Eye. As an appreciated ferris wheel and local gem in the area, London Eye has earned an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 171,401 reviews.

Set your GPS to Cardiff, Wales and hit the road. Expect a journey of approximately 2 hours 47 min without stops. Soak in the beautiful landscapes as you drive and look forward to exploring your next destination. Cardiff beckons with new experiences!

Explore multiple popular travel destinations in London today. Begin your sightseeing with a visit to the outstanding Borough Market. This attraction boasts an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 95,151 visitors.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Westminster, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Upon arrival in Westminster, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Westminster, including the outstanding Buckingham Palace. Having an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 164,776 reviews, this fascinating royal palace and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the city.

Westminster is also home to the captivating St James's Park, a local park considered one of the highlights of the city. About 55,261 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.7 out of 5 stars, proving its popularity.

The extraordinary Hyde Park is another unforgettable place you can visit on this leg of your journey in Westminster. This extraordinary park and tourist hot spot boasts a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 126,766 travelers.

After an exciting day of sightseeing, it’s time to check in at your accommodation in Cardiff. This is not only a place to sleep but your home away from home, offering a warm welcome after a long day on the road.

As the sun dips under the horizon, freshen up and head out to discover the best dining spots in Cardiff. Check out our recommendations on where to wine and dine while seeing this marvelous destination in England in a new light. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax, mingle with the locals, and raise a toast to your unforgettable road trip vacation in Europe.

Have a fantastic dining experience at The Botanist Bar & Restaurant Cardiff, a highly recommended choice for tonight's dinner. If you're looking to mix things up, Elevens Bar And Grill offers an enticing alternative with its varied menu. Additionally, Old Arcade is worth considering. Renowned for satisfying diners, it’s an ideal option for tonight in Cardiff.

After your meal, keep the night alive at a bar like Pennyroyal, known for its lively atmosphere. The Borough Arms is another top recommendation that provides the perfect setting with well-crafted drinks and a welcoming ambiance. Similarly, The Libertine Cocktail Bar offers an excellent atmosphere for those looking to amp up the evening.

Relax, recharge, and look forward to what tomorrow holds. The opportunities are endless with a European self-drive tour!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Cardiff and Lancaster

  • Lancaster
  • Cardiff
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Drive 383 km, 4 hours 39 min

  • Cardiff Castle
  • Bute Park
  • St Fagans National Museum of History
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 4 of your multi-country journey across England, Scotland, and Wales. This exciting part of your road trip invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 1 vibrant destinations - Cardiff in Wales. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat to Lancaster where you'll spend 1 night of well-deserved relaxation.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Cardiff, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Upon arrival in Cardiff, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Cardiff is the magnificent Cardiff Castle. Around 19,028 visitors have rated this excellent castle and travel destination an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

We also recommend you explore the amazing Bute Park on this leg of your adventure in Wales. This attraction is a well-known park that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from around 6,423 travelers.

Something that makes Cardiff the perfect holiday destination is that the city offers easy access to many popular places of interest, like the outstanding open-air museum, St Fagans National Museum of History. This local gem has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 10,708 visitors and gets around 610,155 visits every year.

After a long day of discovery, it's time to settle in at a top-rated hotel in Lancaster. Indulge in well-deserved rest and rejuvenation, preparing for the continued adventure that lies ahead.

As the day unfolds, you’ll be delighted to find that the city of Lancaster boasts an array of restaurants and bars catering to every budget. Take this opportunity to sample the distinctive flavors of England.

Enjoy a delicious meal at The Quarterhouse, a top-rated dining destination in Lancaster. If you're in the mood to try something new, consider The Fenwick, another top spot with a mouthwatering menu.

Continue the enjoyment post-dinner at Golden Lion, a cherished local gathering spot renowned for its welcoming atmosphere.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Lancaster, Greenholme, Dockray, Sedgwick, and Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh
  • Greenholme
  • Dockray
  • Sedgwick
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Drive 380 km, 5 hours 27 min

  • National Trust - Sizergh
  • Lake District National Park
  • Aira Force
  • Tebay Services (Southbound)
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On day 5 of your multi-country road trip across England, Scotland, and Wales, you will get a true taste of the freedom a self-drive vacation in Europe entails. In the evening, you’ll end up in Edinburgh, where you will stay for 1 night.

The best things to do, see, and eat are waiting for you.

In Greenholme, the extraordinary Lake District National Park awaits. This attraction is a valued park that boasts an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from 39,643 travelers' reviews.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Greenholme, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Keep in mind that your travel time from Dockray to Greenholme may take around 34 min without traffic disruptions. Upon arrival in Greenholme, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Greenholme, including the outstanding Tebay Services (Southbound). Having an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 20,093 reviews, this fascinating point of interest and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the village.

Greenholme’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Dockray behind. This drive usually takes around 34 min. Greenholme welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

In Dockray, the extraordinary Aira Force awaits. This attraction is a valued waterfall that boasts an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 5,200 travelers' reviews.

After a long day of driving and exploring, you’ll check in at a top-recommended hotel in Edinburgh of your choice.

If you're eager to sample culinary delights during your multi-country road trip in England, Scotland, and Wales, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Edinburgh. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

Experience a symphony of flavors at Heron in Edinburgh by securing a reservation in advance. Renowned for its 1-star Michelin distinction, Heron delights its guests with its exceptional variety of meals showcasing delicious modern cuisine. For a palate-pleasing alternative, make sure to dine at Condita, acclaimed for its delectable modern specialties. This local 1-star Michelin establishment consistently satisfies guests, ensuring an unforgettable holiday experience. Want to go on another culinary journey? Delight your senses at The Kitchin, a top-rated restaurant known for its outstanding menu. Known as a top-rated , it's a top choice for modern cuisine in the city.

Following your dinner, dive into the local bar culture at Panda & Sons. Alternatively, go to Cafe Royal, the perfect place for those looking to experience the best of the nightlife. Similarly, The Ensign Ewart provides excellent drinks and a great atmosphere, ensuring a memorable night out.

Take in the ambiance of Edinburgh as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Edinburgh and Preston

  • Preston
  • Edinburgh
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Drive 317 km, 4 hours 32 min

  • The Royal Mile
  • National Museum of Scotland
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 6 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, where you’ll be making 1 stop. The highlights of today include the wonderful destinations of Edinburgh in Scotland. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Preston, your home for 1 night.

Preston’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Edinburgh behind. This drive usually takes around 3 hours 53 min. Preston welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Edinburgh, including the outstanding Royal Mile. Having an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 14,405 reviews, this fascinating point of interest and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the city.

Edinburgh is also home to the captivating National Museum of Scotland, a local national museum considered one of the highlights of the city. About 45,476 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.8 out of 5 stars, proving its popularity.

The extraordinary Edinburgh Castle is another unforgettable place you can visit on this leg of your journey in Edinburgh. This extraordinary castle and tourist hot spot boasts a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 90,949 travelers.

A trip to the wonderful Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh will inspire you. Visitors have rated their experience at this amazing botanical garden and attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 20,765 reviews.

Relax your senses after a day of exhilarating activities and fun exploration. Retreat to one of the best accommodations in Preston.

As the sun sets on day 6 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, prepare for a culinary journey. Navigate through Preston's top restaurants and eateries, each offering a local taste of England to remember your trip by. After a fulfilling dinner, dive into the city’s local nightlife. Whether you prefer the bustling energy of popular pubs or want to take in the ambiance of a quiet bar, Preston has them.

Savor the flavors at We Don't Give a Fork, a top pick for dinner tonight. Alternatively, The Tea House beckons with its unique menu offerings. Also, consider Turtle Bay Preston. With its consistent customer satisfaction, it’s an excellent option for dining in Preston tonight.

To truly maximize your evening out, consider visiting Ships and Giggles after dinner. This bar is known for offering some of the best drinks and vibes in the city. Alternatively, head to Black Horse, another bar with an inviting ambiance. Similarly, Plug & Taps also offers a great atmosphere, ensuring a night filled with enjoyment and relaxation.

Go to bed happy and look forward to a good night’s sleep as soon as your head hits the pillow. Your European tour continues tomorrow!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Preston, Stafford, Leavesden, Alrewas, and London

  • London
  • Staffordshire
  • Leavesden
  • Alrewas
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Drive 398 km, 5 hours 23 min

  • Trentham Gardens
  • National Memorial Arboretum
  • Warner Bros Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
  • Diagon Alley
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On day 7 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in England, Scotland, and Wales, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 1 destination, Stafford in England. When you’re not exploring the city and its surrounding areas, take time to relax at your selected hotel in London, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

Continue your road trip and head to your next destination, Stafford.

A tour of Stafford is not complete without a visit to the famous Trentham Gardens. This incredible estate and attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 10,401 travelers.

Once you're ready to continue your road trip, it's time to buckle up and drive, eagerly anticipating your arrival in Leavesden. This drive usually takes around 2 hours 9 min, without any stops or traffic disruptions.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Leavesden is the magnificent Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter. Around 82,133 visitors have rated this excellent exhibition room and travel destination an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars.

We also recommend you explore the amazing Diagon Alley on this leg of your adventure in England. This attraction is a well-known point of interest that has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from around 600 travelers.

As you’ve unraveled the marvels of Alrewas, it’s time to gear up for the next part of your road trip adventure. Under favorable conditions, your drive to Leavesden may take around 2 hours 9 min. Upon your arrival in Leavesden, you’ll be greeted with the opportunity to do some sightseeing and exploring.

A tour of Alrewas is not complete without a visit to the famous National Memorial Arboretum. This incredible arboretum and attraction has an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from 12,026 travelers.

An exhilarating day of exploring and driving will have you longing for a comfortable bed at the end of the day. Fortunately, London’s top hotels offer a lovely retreat at day’s end. Choose from options ranging from budget to luxury.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in London. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

Dine in style at Rules, a top recommendation for dinner tonight. Or, for a change of pace, Hawksmoor Seven Dials boasts a menu that's sure to impress. Also, be sure to check out Simpson's in the Strand. Known as a local hotspot, it’s a great choice for tonight in London.

Keep the evening going at Scarfes Bar, a great choice for enjoying the after-dinner hours with a drink. You could also go to BFI IMAX, which offers a similarly pleasant setting and great drinks. Another option is The Old Bank of England, which provides an inviting environment for unwinding after a busy day out.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in England, Scotland, and Wales! Enjoy your evening in London to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 8

Day 8 – London - departure day

  • London - Departure day
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  • Trafalgar Square
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On day 8 you have reached the last destination of your European road trip. Catch one last glimpse of London before it’s time to leave.

Depending on how much time you have before your departure, you may want to engage in some last-minute shopping or souvenir hunting. Get some unique items to remind you of your great European road trip across England, Scotland, and Wales. If shopping isn’t your thing, visit some of the lesser-known attractions you have yet to discover.

On your last day in England, take time to indulge in shopping at London’s popular marketplace. Thanks to your accommodation’s strategic location, the city’s bustling commercial district is only a stone’s throw away, giving you ample time to leisurely explore the area, filled with local shops.

Take time to find the perfect present, reminding you of the charms of England. Each store here is brimming with unique finds. These souvenirs will help you treasure your memories of England forever.

Get a last taste of England’s tasty traditional food. Choose from a curated list of the best local food and drink spots in London and enjoy what may be your last vacation meal of this trip. Look forward to recreating these distinct culinary experiences in your own kitchen later to remind you of your unforgettable road trip across England, Scotland, and Wales.

The time has come to say farewell to London for now. You will realize that you’re traveling home with more than you came with as you look back at your 8-day European road trip in England, Scotland, and Wales with fond memories. Safe travels!

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