22 days in England Itinerary

22 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cheltenham
— 3 nights
2
Windermere
— 3 nights
3
Cockermouth
— 3 nights
4
York
— 3 nights
5
London
— 5 nights
6
Bath
— 4 nights

3
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cheltenham: The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Gloucester Cathedral, take in nature's colorful creations at Painswick Rococo Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Play Farm, and learn about all things military at Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Cheltenham trip itinerary planner.

Bristol to Cheltenham is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Gloucester, Cirencester, Cotswolds Distillery, Painswick Rococo Garden, The Cotswold Brewing Company
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

3
nights
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. When in Windermere, make a side trip to see Easedale Tarn in Grasmere, approximately Grasmere away. The adventure continues: enjoy some diversion at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, make a trip to Lake Grasmere, examine the collection at Armitt Museum, and look for gifts at Grasmere Chocolate Cottage.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Windermere trip tool.

You can drive from Cheltenham to Windermere in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grasmere, Ambleside, Merz Barn, Kendal Parish Church
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Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Easedale Tarn ©
Easedale Tarn

3
nights
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. Go for a jaunt from Cockermouth to Portinscale to see Alpacaly Ever After about 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Lakes Distillery, explore the activities along Derwentwater, examine the collection at The Puzzling Place, and stroll through Catbells Lakeland Walk.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cockermouth trip maker.

Traveling by car from Windermere to Cockermouth takes 1.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Cockermouth are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to York.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Keswick, Alpacaly Ever After, The Lakes Distillery
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Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
The Lakes Distillery ©
The Lakes Distillery
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

3
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.
York is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, examine the collection at The York Dungeon, take a stroll through York Shambles, and go for a walk through York City Walls.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our York trip site.

Traveling by car from Cockermouth to York takes 2.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in York are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

5
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To find out how to plan a trip to London, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from York to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Castle Combe (St. Andrew's Church & Castle Combe Village), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Malmesbury Market Cross (in Malmesbury). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, take in nature's colorful creations at Prior Park Landscape Gardens (NT), and enjoy some diversion at Lady’s Wood Shooting School.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bath trip builder app.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Castle Combe, Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking, Stonehenge, Lady’s Wood Shooting School, Malmesbury Market Cross
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Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking ©
Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village

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