20 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

20 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
St Ives
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Torquay
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Swanage
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Folkestone
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Oxford
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
7
Banbury
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Gloucester
— 2 nights
Train:  15 min
9
Cheltenham
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  5 h
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Stonehenge and Bath Abbey. Step off the beaten path and head to Avebury Stone Circle and Castle Combe Village. And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of The Roman Baths, choose your vessel at The Lady Lena, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Manvers Street Baptist Church.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bath online holiday planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bath is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Castle Combe Village, Avebury Stone Circle, Stonehenge
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Avebury Stone Circle ©
Avebury Stone Circle
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village

3
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Escape the urban bustle at Screech Owl Sanctuary and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Step off the beaten path and head to Porthminster Beach and St Just-in-Roseland Church. Step out of St Ives with an excursion to Pendennis Castle in Falmouth--about 54 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Carbis Bay Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read St Ives tour builder tool.

Drive from Bath to St Ives in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in St Ives

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

St Just-in-Roseland Church, Adrenaline & Extreme Tours, Pendennis Castle, Screech Owl Sanctuary
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Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach
Screech Owl Sanctuary ©
Screech Owl Sanctuary
Carbis Bay Beach ©
Carbis Bay Beach

3
nights
Torquay

Torquay ©
Torquay is a seaside town in Devon, England, part of the unitary authority area of Torbay. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary and Hope Cove Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Abbotsbury Swannery and Goodrington Sands. Venture out of the city with trips to Weymouth (Nothe Fort & Weymouth Harbour). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Coleton Fishacre and enjoy breathtaking views from English Riviera Wheel.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Torquay holiday maker app.

Drive from St Ives to Torquay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Swanage.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Weymouth, Hope Cove Beach, Goodrington Sands, Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary, Coleton Fishacre
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Hope Cove Beach ©
Hope Cove Beach
Abbotsbury Swannery ©
Abbotsbury Swannery

2
nights
Swanage

Swanage ©
Swanage is a coastal town and civil parish in the south east of Dorset, England. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Model Village Gardens & Cafe, then make a trip to Old Harry Rocks, and then look for all kinds of wild species at StudlandBeachandNatureReserve. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Durlston Country Park, then hike along Studland to Swanage Trail, and then explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Swanage trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Torquay to Swanage takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Swanage can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Folkestone.

Things to do in Swanage

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Corfe Castle
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StudlandBeachandNatureReserve ©
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve
Durlston Country Park ©
Durlston Country Park
Model Village Gardens & Cafe ©
Model Village Gardens & Cafe

2
nights
Folkestone

Folkestone ©
Folkestone is a port town on the English Channel, in Kent, south-east England. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the waterfront at Folkestone Harbour Arm and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Viking Bay. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve and then kick back and relax at Camber Sands.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Folkestone sightseeing planner.

Drive from Swanage to Folkestone in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Swanage in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Folkestone, with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Oxford.

Things to do in Folkestone

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Rye, Viking Bay
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Folkestone Harbour Arm ©
Folkestone Harbour Arm
Camber Sands ©
Camber Sands
Viking Bay ©
Viking Bay

1
night
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at University of Oxford Botanic Garden, admire the landmark architecture of Bodleian Library, get a new perspective on nature at Oxford University Museum of Natural History, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Magdalen College, then step into the grandiose world of Christ Church Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at University Church of St Mary the Virgin.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Oxford trip planner.

Traveling by car from Folkestone to Oxford takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, subway, and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Oxford when traveling from Folkestone in July, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Banbury.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Christ Church Cathedral ©
Christ Church Cathedral
University Church of St Mary the Virgin ©
University Church of St Mary the Virgin
Magdalen College ©
Magdalen College

2
nights
Banbury

Banbury ©
Banbury is a market town on the River Cherwell in Oxfordshire, England, 64mi northwest of London, 38mi southeast of Birmingham, 27mi south of Coventry and 21mi north-by-northwest of the county town of Oxford. On the 6th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Warwick Castle and then experience rural life at Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Shakespeare's Grave, contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Church, then sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, and finally play a few rounds at Feldon Valley.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Banbury driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Oxford to Banbury takes an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Gloucester.

Things to do in Banbury

Historic Sites Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

Stratford-upon-Avon, Feldon Valley, Warwick Castle, Cotswolds Distillery
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 7:
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Holy Trinity Church ©
Holy Trinity Church

2
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Gloucester Cathedral, then identify plant and animal life at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, and then whizz through the canopy at Head 4 Heights Waterpark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hereford Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Goodrich Castle, then take a tour by water with Gloucester Narrowboats, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Gloucester Docks.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Gloucester online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Banbury to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can take a train to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Gloucester

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hereford Cathedral, Head 4 Heights Waterpark, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Goodrich Castle
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WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre ©
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
Hereford Cathedral ©
Hereford Cathedral
Goodrich Castle ©
Goodrich Castle

2
nights
Cheltenham

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. On the 10th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Sudeley Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Worcester Cathedral, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Tewkesbury Battlefield. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Victoria Pleasure Gardens, delve into the distant past at Tewkesbury Abbey, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hailes Church, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cheltenham holiday maker website.

Cheltenham is just a stone's throw from Gloucester. July in Cheltenham sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Tewkesbury, Winchcombe, Worcester Cathedral
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Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle
Tewkesbury Abbey ©
Tewkesbury Abbey
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

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