13 days in England Itinerary

13 days in England Itinerary

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London
— 5 nights
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Bath
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cheltenham
— 4 nights
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London

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the views from Tower Bridge, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and make a trip to Tower of London.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the London day trip website.

Colombo, Sri Lanka to London is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Colombo to London, you'll gain 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Colombo in December, with highs in London at 11°C and lows at 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 30:

3
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Bath

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Malmesbury Market Cross (in Malmesbury), Westonbirt Arboretum (in Tetbury) and Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, contemplate the long history of Bath Street, and pause for some serene contemplation at Winchester Cathedral.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Bath trip planning website.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 2:

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Cheltenham

Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Get out of town with these interesting Cheltenham side-trips: The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes), Tetbury (The Royal Gardens at Highgrove & Chavenage House) and Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Sudeley Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St John the Evangelist Church, Slimbridge, Glos, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cheltenham day trip website.

You can drive from Bath to Cheltenham in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in January, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 2 — 6:

England travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites
A trip through England is a trip through world history, and few places in the world offer such a diverse variety of places to visit, activities, and experiences. The sprawling urban areas surrounding the capital city offer countless sightseeing opportunities, such as museums and historical sites, as well as some of the best shopping, nightlife, and culinary options in the world. To truly experience this country steeped in centuries of history, try to make time to explore the sweeping countryside, where you can enjoy the warm hospitality of small villages and explore the ancient remains of once-powerful societies. England boasts an outstanding transportation system, and many visitors find that even a short train ride through the country’s landscape of rolling hills and plains can be a highlight of their entire vacation. However you choose to move about, remember that in this compact country you’re never very far from a bustling town, where modern pubs, shops, and restaurants await to be explored.