Route & dates
Start: Wellington, New Zealand
Bus + Fly: 30 h
London, United Kingdom— 30 nights
Fly: 5 h
Prague, Czech Republic— 26 nights
Fly + Bus: 32 h
End: Wellington, New Zealand
London, United Kingdom
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.Change things up with these side-trips from London: Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial (in Cambridge), Cheltenham (Holst Birthplace Museum, Brennen & Brown, &more) and Tetbury (St Saviour's Church & St Mary The Virgin Church). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, take an in-depth tour of The British Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.
To see reviews and more tourist information, refer to the London day trip planner.
Wellington, New Zealand to London is an approximately 31- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. The time zone changes from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -12 hour difference. Traveling from Wellington in July, things will get a bit warmer in London: highs are around 26°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Prague.
Things to do in London
Stratford-upon-Avon, Cheltenham, Bourton-on-the-Water, Moreton-in-Marsh, Tetbury
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Prague, Czech Republic
City of a Hundred Spires
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.Get out of town with these interesting Prague side-trips: Prachov Rocks (in Jicin), Czech - Saxon Switzerland (in Hrensko) and Karlstejn Castle (in Karlstejn). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, contemplate the long history of Prague Astronomical Clock, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.
To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Prague trip maker.
Traveling by flight from London to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Prague due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Prague
Prachov Rocks, Czech - Saxon Switzerland, The State Chateau of Hluboká, Karlstejn Castle
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