22 days in England & Wales Itinerary

22 days in England & Wales Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
York
— 2 nights
2
Caernarfon
— 3 nights
3
Wrexham
— 4 nights
4
Bath
— 4 nights
5
London
— 6 nights


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2
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 a sense of the local culture at York Shambles and York City Walls. Head to Yorkshire Antiques.com and Rue Bfor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Michael le Belfrey, browse the different shops at Stonegate, and contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Church.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our York road trip planning tool.

Brisbane, Australia to York is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and train. Traveling from Brisbane to York, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in May, expect York to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Caernarfon.

Things to do in York

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum

3
nights
Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Do some cultural sightseeing at Portmeirion Village and Plas Mawr. Visit Conwy Castle and Caernarfon Castle for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Bodnant Garden (in Tal-y-Cafn), Conwy Town Walls (in Conwy) and Porth Llwyd Pottery (in Tal-y-Bont). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Harlech Castle and step into the grandiose world of Gwydir Castle.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Caernarfon trip maker site.

Traveling by car from York to Caernarfon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Caernarfon are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Wrexham.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Conwy, Harlech, Bodnant Garden, Porth Llwyd Pottery, Gwydir Castle
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Plas Mawr ©
Plas Mawr
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle

4
nights
Wrexham

Wrexham ©
Wrexham is the largest town in the north of Wales and an administrative, commercial, retail and educational centre. Popular historic sites such as National Trust - Chirk Castle and Erddig are in your itinerary. Head to The Glassblobbery and Prestatyn Shopping Parkfor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from Wrexham: Ruthin (Nantclwyd y Dre, Ruthin Gaol, &more), Bodelwyddan (Marble Church & Bodelwyddan Castle & Park) and Moel Ty Uchaf (in Llandrillo). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Castell Dinas Bran and pause for some serene contemplation at Llanasa Parish Church.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Wrexham trip app.

You can drive from Caernarfon to Wrexham in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Wrexham can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Wrexham

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Ruthin, Corwen, Rhyl, National Trust - Chirk Castle, Prestatyn Shopping Park
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National Trust - Chirk Castle ©
National Trust - Chirk Castle
Marble Church ©
Marble Church
Moel Ty Uchaf ©
Moel Ty Uchaf

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Get some historical perspective at The Roman Baths and Tewkesbury Abbey. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Stonehenge and St. Peter's Church. Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Peter Martin Gallery (in Stow-on-the-Wold), Alain Rouveure Galleries (in Todenham) and St Oswald's Church (in Swinbrook). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gloucester Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, hunt for treasures at Cirencester Antiques & Collectables Market, and admire the landmark architecture of The Circus.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bath trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Wrexham to Bath takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Castle Combe Village, Cirencester Antiques & Collectables Market, Stonehenge, Peter Martin Gallery, St. Peter's Church
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Tewkesbury Abbey ©
Tewkesbury Abbey

6
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like The British Museum and St. Paul's Cathedral. Tower of London and Houses of Parliament will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the London tour itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Bath to London in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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