22 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

22 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Newcastle upon Tyne
— 1 night
2
York
— 2 nights
3
Windermere
— 2 nights
4
Grasmere
— 2 nights
5
Liverpool
— 1 night
6
Manchester
— 1 night
7
Bakewell
— 1 night
8
Cambridge
— 1 night
9
Brighton and Hove
— 1 night
10
Oxford
— 1 night
11
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
12
Birmingham
— 1 night
13
Gloucester
— 2 nights
14
Newquay
— 1 night
15
Bristol
— 1 night
16
Bath
— 2 nights

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Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle upon Tyne ©
One of the hippest urban centers in the northeastern part of the country, Newcastle upon Tyne once had a reputation for being an industrial wasteland with little to offer casual tourists.
On your second day here, visit Fury Events and then pause for some serene contemplation at Durham Cathedral.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Newcastle upon Tyne travel planner.

Krakow, Poland to Newcastle upon Tyne is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Krakow in July, expect nights in Newcastle upon Tyne to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Durham
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Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Breezy Knees Gardens, thenappreciate the history behind Statue of Constantine the Great, thenadmire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and finally delve into the distant past at York City Walls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Merchant Adventurers' Hall, get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, thenwander the streets of York Shambles, and finally look for gifts at The Shop That Must Not Be Named.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the York trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Newcastle upon Tyne to York takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in York are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

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Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore by horseback at Witherslack Hall Equestrian Centre, have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On your second day here, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, admire the natural beauty at Holehird Gardens, and then walk around Fell Foot Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Windermere trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from York to Windermere by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Grasmere.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Witherslack Hall Equestrian Centre, Fell Foot Park, Boat Tours & Water Sports
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Holehird Gardens ©
Holehird Gardens

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Grasmere

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the activities along Easedale Tarn, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, thenexplore the activities along Derwentwater, and finally snap pictures at Ashness Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): examine the collection at Derwent Pencil Museum, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk, thenexplore the activities along Buttermere Lake, and finally take some stellar pictures from Surprise View.

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

You can drive from Windermere to Grasmere in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Helvellyn, Buttermere Lake
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

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Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
On the 16th (Thu), stroll the grounds of Liverpool Cathedral, take a leisurely stroll along Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, read Liverpool trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Grasmere to Liverpool takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Manchester.

Things to do in Liverpool

Tours Historic Sites
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Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Liverpool Cathedral
Liverpool Cathedral
Walking tours

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Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
On the 17th (Fri), examine the collection at Imperial War Museum North, thenbrowse the collection at Chetham's Library, thenexplore the engaging exhibits at Science and Industry Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Manchester Cathedral.

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

Getting from Liverpool to Manchester by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Manchester can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Bakewell.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Imperial War Museum North
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Science and Industry Museum ©
Science and Industry Museum
Manchester Cathedral ©
Manchester Cathedral
Imperial War Museum North ©
Imperial War Museum North

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Bakewell

Bakewell ©
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Stanage Edge, explore the activities along Ladybower Reservoir, and then view the masterpieces at Chatsworth House.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bakewell using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Manchester to Bakewell takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Bakewell are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cambridge.

Things to do in Bakewell

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Ladybower Reservoir, Stanage Edge
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Ladybower Reservoir ©
Ladybower Reservoir
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Stanage Edge ©
Stanage Edge

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Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): stroll the grounds of Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, thendo a tasting at Cambridgeshire Wine School, thenexplore the world behind art at Fitzwilliam Museum, and finally gain insight at King's College, University of Cambridge.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cambridge route planner.

Traveling by car from Bakewell to Cambridge takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in Cambridge

Museums Wineries Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 19:
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Cambridgeshire Wine School ©
Cambridgeshire Wine School
Fitzwilliam Museum
Fitzwilliam Museum
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial ©
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial

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Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove ©
The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Royal Pavilion, thenstop by Gustamps, thenlaugh and play at Brighton Palace Pier, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Cupani Garden.

Plan trip to Brighton and Hove with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Cambridge to Brighton and Hove takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Oxford.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Cupani Garden
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Gustamps ©
Gustamps
Royal Pavilion ©
Royal Pavilion
Brighton Palace Pier ©
Brighton Palace Pier

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Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): steep yourself in history at St John the Baptist, make a trip to Onform London, thensee the interesting displays at Tolsey Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Magdalen College.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Oxford online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Brighton and Hove to Oxford takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Burford
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St John the Baptist ©
St John the Baptist
Magdalen College ©
Magdalen College
Tolsey Museum ©
Tolsey Museum

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Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Warwick Castle, admire the natural beauty at Hidcote Manor Garden, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kiftsgate Court Gardens.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Stratford-upon-Avon trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Stratford-upon-Avon when traveling from Oxford in July, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Birmingham.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Chipping Campden, Warwick Castle
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Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Hidcote Manor Garden ©
Hidcote Manor Garden
Kiftsgate Court Gardens ©
Kiftsgate Court Gardens

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Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Cadbury World and then steep yourself in history at Birmingham Back to Backs.

Find out how to plan Birmingham trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to Birmingham takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Gloucester.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Historic Sites
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Cadbury World ©
Cadbury World
Birmingham Back to Backs ©
Birmingham Back to Backs

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Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks, thenstop by Cotswold Lavender, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hailes Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): examine the collection at Jet Age Museum, thenget outside with The Cotswold Range, thenadmire the striking features of Chavenage House, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Stroudwater Navigation.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Gloucester trip planner.

Traveling by train from Birmingham to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Gloucester can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Newquay.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

The Cotswold Range, Walks With Hawks, Chavenage House, Stroudwater Navigation, Cotswold Lavender
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Jet Age Museum ©
Jet Age Museum
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House

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Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Fistral Beach Bar, stroll through Crantock Beach, and then kick back and relax at Treyarnon Bay Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Newquay trip builder website.

Drive from Gloucester to Newquay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bristol.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Crantock Beach, Treyarnon Bay Beach
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Treyarnon Bay Beach ©
Treyarnon Bay Beach
Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar
Crantock Beach ©
Crantock Beach

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Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
On the 27th (Mon), take in the views from Severn Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Mary Redcliffe Church, thenexamine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain, thensnap pictures at Clifton Suspension Bridge, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Wills Memorial Building.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Bristol sightseeing planner.

Getting from Newquay to Bristol by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Bristol

Museums Historic Sites
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Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain
Clifton Suspension Bridge ©
Clifton Suspension Bridge
Wills Memorial Building ©
Wills Memorial Building

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Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at American Museum & Gardens, thenexamine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre, thentake an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then make a trip to Stonehenge.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bath trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Bristol to Bath in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Stonehenge
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 29:
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

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