22 days in England & Amsterdam Itinerary

22 days in England & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
2
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
3
Windermere, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
4
Penrith, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 6 nights

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye.

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

Cairns, Australia to London is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairns to London is minus 10 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Cairns in August, with highs in London at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

3
nights
Cheltenham, United Kingdom

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: Bath (Bath Abbey & The Roman Baths), Chavenage House (in Tetbury) and Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh). There's lots more to do: sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company, head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, and putt your heart out at Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Cheltenham travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from London to Cheltenham in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Bath, Cotswolds Distillery, Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf, The Cotswold Range, The Cotswold Brewing Company
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 14:
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range

3
nights
Windermere, United Kingdom

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Step out of Windermere to go to Ayside and see Predator Experience, which is approximately 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable tour with Tours, enjoy some diversion at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, whizz through the canopy at Treetop Trek, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Windermere day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Cheltenham to Windermere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake District, Wordsworth Daffodil Garden, Loughrigg Fell, Predator Experience
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Lake District National Park Guided Walks ©
Lake District National Park Guided Walks

3
nights
Penrith, United Kingdom

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Venture out of the city with trips to Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Buttermere Lake (in Buttermere) and Cockermouth (J.B.Banks and Son Ltd & Memorial Gardens). There's lots more to do: trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, explore the activities along Easedale Tarn, sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, and head outdoors with Walla Crag.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Penrith online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Windermere to Penrith takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Cockermouth, Alpacaly Ever After, Easedale Tarn, Ullswater
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 20:
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Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

6
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amsterdam: Old Church (in Delft) and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, get to know the resident critters at ARTIS, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam road trip planning app.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Penrith to Amsterdam in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. While traveling from Penrith, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Amsterdam, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Old Church, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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