34 days in England Itinerary

34 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom Trip Planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Create a similar plan to customize the itinerary.

Route & dates

View / edit route

Toronto
Fly:
15​h 15​min
Leeds
— 2 nights
train:
30​min
York
— 6 nights
+3
train + bus + Fly + train:
3​h 15​min
Winchester
— 7 nights
Drive:
30​min
Portsmouth
— 8 nights
Drive:
1​h
Brighton
— 2 nights
Drive:
45​min
Chichester
— 2 nights
train:
1​h 30​min
London
— 4 nights
Fly:
11​h 30​min
Toronto

3
days
Leeds

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Shibden Hall and Eyam Plague Village Museum. Get some historical perspective at Wentworth Woodhouse and Hardcastle Crags. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Leeds: Eyam Hall & Craft Centre (in Eyam), Haworth Parish Church (in Haworth) and Cusworth Hall (in Doncaster). There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Abbey House Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Leeds itinerary builder.

Toronto, Canada to Leeds is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Leeds due to the time zone difference. In November, daily temperatures in Leeds can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in Leeds

Sightseeing Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Eyam, Hardcastle Crags, Cusworth Hall, Haworth Parish Church, Shibden Hall
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Leeds.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Eyam Plague Village Museum
Shibden Hall
Wentworth Woodhouse

6
days
York

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Visit Flamborough Lighthouse and Thorp Perrow for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as Whitby Museum and Holy Trinity Church, Goodramgate. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Ryedale Folk Museum (in Hutton le Hole), White Horse Inn (in Beverley) and Nunnington Hall (in Nunnington). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Helmsley Castle, examine the collection at Robin Hood's Bay Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Selby Abbey, and browse the exhibits of Burton Agnes Hall.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the York vacation trip planner.

York is just a stone's throw from Leeds. November in York sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Winchester.

Things to do in York

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Whitby, Flamborough, The World Of James Herriot, Helmsley Castle, Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in York.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Flamborough Lighthouse
Whitby Museum
Helmsley Castle

7
days
Winchester

Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire. Let the collections at Mottisfont Abbey and Tudor House & Garden capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Sarum and Dyrham Park. Venture out of the city with trips to West Kennet Long Barrow (in Avebury), Salisbury (Mompesson House, The Close, & more) and Pewsey Heritage Centre (in Pewsey). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Highclere Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Winchester Cathedral, see the sky in a new way at Winchester Science Centre, and steep yourself in history at Basildon Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Winchester vacation builder.

Traveling by train from York to Winchester takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in November, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Winchester

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Salisbury, Southampton, Romsey, Henley-on-Thames, Basildon Park
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Winchester.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Mottisfont Abbey
Old Sarum
Highclere Castle

8
days
Portsmouth

Portsmouth is the second largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire on the south coast of England. HMS Warrior 1860 and D-Day Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to HMS Victory and Isle of Wight Steam Railway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portsmouth: Crofton Beam Engines (in Marlborough), West Kennet Long Barrow (in Avebury) and Alfriston (St Andrew Church & National Trust - Alfriston Clergy House). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson, take in nature's colorful creations at Polesden Lacey, explore the historical opulence of Portchester Castle, and relax in the rural setting at The Garlic Farm.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Portsmouth trip itinerary maker.

Portsmouth is just a short distance from Winchester. In November, daily temperatures in Portsmouth can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Brighton.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Gosport, Alfriston, Crofton Beam Engines, Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway, Isle of Wight Steam Railway
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Portsmouth.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Portchester Castle
HMS Warrior 1860
HMS Victory

2
days
Brighton

Once a sleepy little fishing village, Brighton is a modern seaside town known for its Asian architecture and a large gay community.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Bateman's, then admire the masterpieces at De La Warr Pavilion, then learn about all things military at Redoubt Fortress & The Pavilion, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museum of Shops. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Birling Gap, then stroll through Seven Sisters Country Park, then admire the masterpieces at Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, and finally wander the streets of Kemptown.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Brighton tour planner.

You can drive from Portsmouth to Brighton in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Chichester.

Things to do in Brighton

Parks Sightseeing Historic Sites

Side Trips

Eastbourne, Bateman's, De La Warr Pavilion, Seven Sisters Country Park
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Brighton.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Seven Sisters Country Park
Bateman's
De La Warr Pavilion

2
days
Chichester

Chichester is a cathedral city in West Sussex, in South-East England. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Cass Sculpture Foundation, step into the grandiose world of Amberley Castle, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then steep yourself in history at Shoreham Airport Visitor Centre, then see the interesting displays at Arundel Museum, and finally do a tasting at Tinwood Estate Vineyard. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Worthing Museum and Art Gallery, see the interesting displays at Bognor Regis Museum, and then take in the exciting artwork at Pallant House Gallery.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Chichester trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Brighton to Chichester in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December in Chichester, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Chichester

Museums Sightseeing Historic Sites

Side Trips

Shoreham-by-Sea, Arundel Museum, Amberley Castle, Worthing Museum and Art Gallery, Bognor Regis Museum
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Chichester.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Cass Sculpture Foundation
Amberley Castle
Shoreham Airport Visitor Centre

4
days
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.
Get some cultural insight at Highclere Castle and Bateman's. Popular historic sites such as Hever Castle & Gardens and Greenwich are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: The Historic Dockyard Chatham (in Chatham) and Waddesdon Manor (in Waddesdon). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Westminster, admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, take an in-depth tour of The British Library, and shop like a local with Notting Hill.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the London itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Chichester to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, daytime highs in London are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Sightseeing Historic Sites

Side Trips

Waddesdon Manor, Bateman's, Hever Castle & Gardens, The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Highclere Castle
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in London.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Waddesdon Manor
Highclere Castle
Hever Castle & Gardens

Similar Plans

36 days in England BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in England BY A USER FROM ESTONIA May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 35 days in England & Scotland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in United Kingdom & Ireland BY A USER FROM ESTONIA May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM VIETNAM March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in Asia & Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in England BY A USER FROM SWEDEN June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Scotland & England BY A USER FROM QATAR June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in England, Scotland & Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 59 days in United Kingdom, Europe & Ireland BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in France, England & Jersey BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in England BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans