16 days in England & Barmouth Itinerary

16 days in England & Barmouth Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 2 nights
2
Canterbury
— 1 night
3
Peterborough
— 1 night
4
York
— 2 nights
5
Cockermouth
— 1 night
6
Barmouth
— 2 nights
7
Great Malvern
— 1 night
8
Ilminster
— 1 night
9
West Ashton
— 2 nights
10
Andover
— 1 night

2
nights
London

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Highgate Cemetery, National Gallery, Churchill War Rooms, and other attractions you added. On the 30th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Big Ben, don't miss a visit to Tower of London, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and finally stroll the grounds of Highgate Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, thensee the interesting displays at Charles Dickens Museum, thensee a show at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Margaret Lothbury Church.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read London trip planner.

Madison, USA to London is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Madison to London. Traveling from Madison in March, expect London to be somewhat warmer, temps between °F and °F. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Canterbury.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

1
night
Canterbury

Canterbury ©
Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. You've added The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Leeds Castle, Mermaid Street, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the pleasant sights at Mermaid Street, steep yourself in history at Great Dixter House & Gardens, thentake in the dramatic natural features at The White Cliffs of Dover, thenmake a trip to Dover Castle, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Canterbury Cathedral.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Canterbury trip builder website.

Traveling by train from London to Canterbury takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Peterborough.

Things to do in Canterbury

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Dover, The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Leeds Castle, Mermaid Street, Great Dixter House & Gardens
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Canterbury Cathedral ©
Canterbury Cathedral
Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
Leeds Castle ©
Leeds Castle

1
night
Peterborough

Peterborough
Peterborough is a cathedral city in Cambridgeshire, England, with a population of 183,631 in 2011. For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Peterborough holiday maker app.

You can drive from Canterbury to Peterborough in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Peterborough are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll travel to York.

Things to do in Peterborough

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games
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York

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lyme Park, Castle Howard, Durham Cathedral, and other attractions you added. Get some historical perspective at Loughrigg Fell and The Red Tower. Durham Castle and Kirkham Priory are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from York: Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill (in Castleton) and Helm Crag (in Grasmere). Next up on the itinerary: trek along Wainwright's Coast-to-Coast Walk.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our York travel planner.

You can take a train from Peterborough to York in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Cockermouth.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Durham, Wainwright's Coast-to-Coast Walk, Loughrigg Fell, World of James Herriot, Lyme Park
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Kirkham Priory ©
Kirkham Priory
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Loughrigg Fell ©
Loughrigg Fell

1
night
Cockermouth

Cockermouth
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Cockermouth trip planner.

You can drive from York to Cockermouth in 2.5 hours. In April in Cockermouth, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. You will leave for Barmouth on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in Cockermouth

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Barmouth

Barmouth ©
Barmouth is a town in the county of Gwynedd, north-western Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Mawddach and Cardigan Bay. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Snowdon, Conwy Castle and Harlech Castle. Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Snowdon, and then contemplate the long history of Ty Crwn (Round House). On the next day, hike along Taith Ardudwy Way, hike along Barmouth Heritage Trail, pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church, steep yourself in history at Harlech Castle, thenstep into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, and finally take an in-depth tour of National Slate Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Barmouth trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Cockermouth to Barmouth in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Great Malvern.

Things to do in Barmouth

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Conwy Castle, Snowdon, National Slate Museum, Caernarfon Castle, Harlech Castle
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St. John's Church ©
St. John's Church
Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Snowdon ©
Snowdon

1
night
Great Malvern

Great Malvern ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, Warwick Castle, Tewkesbury Abbey, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): see the interesting displays at World of Wedgwood, take in the views from The Iron Bridge and Tollhouse, explore the historical opulence of Berkeley Castle, explore the ancient world of Tewkesbury Abbey, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Baptist Chapel, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Worcester Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle, admire the natural beauty at Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Glastonbury Abbey, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St George.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Great Malvern trip app.

Traveling by car from Barmouth to Great Malvern takes 3 hours. In April, daytime highs in Great Malvern are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Ilminster.

Things to do in Great Malvern

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Stratford-upon-Avon, Tewkesbury, Glastonbury Abbey, World of Wedgwood, Worcester Cathedral
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Worcester Cathedral ©
Worcester Cathedral
Tewkesbury Abbey ©
Tewkesbury Abbey
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle

1
night
Ilminster

Ilminster
Ilminster is a town and civil parish in the countryside of south west Somerset, England, with a population of 5,808. To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Ilminster holiday builder website.

Getting from Great Malvern to Ilminster by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Great Malvern in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Ilminster, with lows around °F. You will leave for West Ashton on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Ilminster

Parks Nightlife Shopping
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nights
West Ashton

West Ashton ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tintern Abbey as well as Castle Combe Village. On the 10th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, don't miss a visit to St Giles' Church, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum, and finally get answers to all your questions at Tintagel Visitors Centre. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tintern Abbey.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read West Ashton day trip tool.

You can drive from Ilminster to West Ashton in 1.5 hours. You'll set off for Andover on the 12th (Sun).

Things to do in West Ashton

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

St Giles' Church, Tintagel Visitors Centre, The Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Tintern Abbey, Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 12:
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Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum ©
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village
St Giles' Church ©
St Giles' Church

1
night
Andover

Andover ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Highclere Castle as well as Windsor Castle. On the 12th (Sun), examine the collection at Jane Austen's House Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Windsor Castle, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Andover trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from West Ashton to Andover by car takes about an hour. April in Andover sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Andover

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Jane Austen's House Museum, Windsor Castle, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Highclere Castle
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Windsor Castle ©
Windsor Castle
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta
Jane Austen's House Museum ©
Jane Austen's House Museum

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