17 days in England Itinerary

17 days in England Itinerary

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1
Norwich
— 1 night
2
Eastbourne
— 2 nights
3
Newport, Isle of Wight
— 2 nights
4
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck
— 3 nights
5
Alnwick
— 1 night
6
York
— 5 nights

1
night
Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John Maddermarket, thenstep into the grandiose world of Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Gorleston Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Norwich Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Hickling Broad, contemplate the long history of Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate, and then contemplate the long history of Blickling Estate.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Norwich tour planner.

Houston, USA to Norwich is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 6 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Houston in June: high temperatures in Norwich hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Eastbourne.

Things to do in Norwich

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Blickling Estate, Gorleston Beach, Hickling Broad
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Norwich Cathedral ©
Norwich Cathedral
Hickling Broad ©
Hickling Broad
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate ©
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate

2
nights
Eastbourne

Eastbourne ©
Eastbourne is a town, seaside resort and borough in the non-metropolitan county of East Sussex on the south coast of England, 19mi east of Brighton. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): witness the site of a historic battle at Battle Abbey and Battlefield, step into the grandiose world of Bodiam Castle, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church in the Wood, Hollington, and finally appreciate the views at Beachy Head. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through North Laine, thenstop by Gustamps, thenexplore the historical opulence of Lewes Castle & Barbican House Museum, and finally stroll around Seven Sisters Country Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Eastbourne tour planner.

You can drive from Norwich to Eastbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Eastbourne

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Brighton and Hove, Lewes Castle & Barbican House Museum, Seven Sisters Country Park, Battle Abbey and Battlefield, Bodiam Castle
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 25:
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Lewes Castle & Barbican House Museum ©
Lewes Castle & Barbican House Museum
Church in the Wood, Hollington ©
Church in the Wood, Hollington
Bodiam Castle ©
Bodiam Castle

2
nights
Newport, Isle of Wight

Newport ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): shop like a local with The Garlic Farm, identify plant and animal life at The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, and then step into the grandiose world of Carisbrooke Castle. Keep things going the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Monkey Haven, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Church, thenvisit a coastal fixture at St Catherine's Lighthouse, and finally contemplate the long history of The Needles Battery.

Start your trip to Newport by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Eastbourne to Newport by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In June in Newport, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Corfe Castle.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

The Needles Battery, The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, St Peter's Church, St Catherine's Lighthouse, The Garlic Farm
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 27:
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St Catherine's Lighthouse ©
St Catherine's Lighthouse
St Peter's Church ©
St Peter's Church
Carisbrooke Castle ©
Carisbrooke Castle

3
nights
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck

Corfe Castle ©
Get a sense of the local culture at Model Village Gardens & Cafe and Corfe Castle. Escape the urban bustle at Fore/Adventure and Studland to Swanage Trail. Step out of Corfe Castle to go to Isle of Portland and see Portland Bill Lighthouse, which is approximately 1 hour away.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Corfe Castle trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Newport to Corfe Castle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or take a bus. In June in Corfe Castle, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Alnwick.

Things to do in Corfe Castle

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Swanage, Lulworth Cove, The Tank Museum, Portland Bill Lighthouse
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 30:
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Model Village Gardens & Cafe ©
Model Village Gardens & Cafe
Fore/Adventure ©
Fore/Adventure
Portland Bill Lighthouse ©
Portland Bill Lighthouse

1
night
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle, thenstep into the grandiose world of National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle, thenstep into the grandiose world of Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, and finally steep yourself in history at Cragside House and Gardens. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Grace Darling Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Lindisfarne Castle, and then make a trip to Lindisfarne Priory.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Alnwick trip website.

Getting from Corfe Castle to Alnwick by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Corfe Castle in July, expect nights in Alnwick to be about the same, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to York.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Holy Island, Bamburgh, Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, Cragside House and Gardens
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Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Lindisfarne Castle ©
Lindisfarne Castle
National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle ©
National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle

5
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Helmsley Castle and Fountains Abbey. Take a break from the city and head to RSPB Bempton Cliffs and York Bird of Prey Centre. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum (in Malton), Scarborough (Scarborough Castle & Scarborough Beach) and Filey Beach (in Filey). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Rievaulx Abbey, see the interesting displays at Yorkshire Air Museum, explore the galleries of The York Dungeon, and step into the grandiose world of Castle Howard.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the York trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Alnwick to York by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in York

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Helmsley, Scarborough, Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum, Filey Beach, RSPB Bempton Cliffs
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 7:
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Helmsley Castle ©
Helmsley Castle
Rievaulx Abbey ©
Rievaulx Abbey
Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey

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