23 days in England Itinerary

23 days in England Itinerary

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1
Appleby-in-Westmorland
— 1 night
2
Durham
— 3 nights
3
York
— 3 nights
4
Cheltenham
— 4 nights
5
Gloucester
— 2 nights
6
Bournemouth
— 3 nights
7
London
— 5 nights

1
night
Appleby-in-Westmorland

Appleby-in-Westmorland ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): learn about winemaking at High Cup Wines, thenplay a few rounds at Penrith Golf Centre and Driving Range, thensteep yourself in history at Shap Abbey, and finally play a few rounds at Riverside Golf Club. On the next day, play a few rounds at Carus Green Golf Club, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hawkshead Brewery, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Keld Chapel.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Appleby-in-Westmorland day trip planning app.

Eau Claire, USA to Appleby-in-Westmorland is an approximately 19-hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Eau Claire to Appleby-in-Westmorland due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Eau Claire, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Appleby-in-Westmorland, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Durham.

Things to do in Appleby-in-Westmorland

Golf Outdoors Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Penrith, Kendal, Riverside Golf Club
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Riverside Golf Club ©
Riverside Golf Club
Shap Abbey ©
Shap Abbey
Keld Chapel ©
Keld Chapel

3
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Get some cultural insight at Durham Cathedral and Durham Heritage Coast. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Quayside and Durham Castle. When in Durham, make a side trip to see Embleton Bay in Embleton, approximately Embleton away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Beamish Museum and tour the pleasant surroundings at Seaham Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Durham attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Appleby-in-Westmorland to Durham takes 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Durham when traveling from Appleby-in-Westmorland in May, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in Durham

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Embleton Bay, Beamish Museum, The Quayside
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Embleton Bay ©
Embleton Bay
Beamish Museum ©
Beamish Museum
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral

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.
National Railway Museum and Jorvik Viking Centre will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at York Shambles and York City Walls. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of York Minster, enjoy breathtaking views from Fishergate Postern Tower, contemplate the long history of York Cold War Bunker, and examine the collection at York Castle Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the York itinerary website.

Traveling by train from Durham to York takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, daily temperatures in York can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

4
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. Get some cultural insight at The Roman Baths and St. Edward's Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Chipping Sodbury Golf Club (in Chipping Sodbury), Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton) and Feldon Valley (in Lower Brailes). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Montpellier District, sample the tasty concoctions at Battledown Brewery, play a few rounds at Lilley Brook Golf Club, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sibling Distillery.

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

You can drive from York to Cheltenham in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from York in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Cheltenham, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Art Couture Painswick Gallery, Cotswold Edge Golf Club, Hailes Church, Chipping Sodbury Golf Club, Cotswolds Distillery
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Hailes Church ©
Hailes Church

2
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
On the 15th (Wed), learn about winemaking at Three Choirs Vineyard, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Gloucester Cathedral, thensee the interesting displays at National Waterways Museum Gloucester, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Gloucester Docks. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Nature in Art and then tee off at Brickhampton Court Golf Complex.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Gloucester online holiday planner.

Gloucester is just a short distance from Cheltenham. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Gloucester

Golf Museums Outdoors
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Brickhampton Court Golf Complex ©
Brickhampton Court Golf Complex
Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral
Nature in Art ©
Nature in Art

3
nights
Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. The Tank Museum and Beaulieu National Motor Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Stonehenge and Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Explore Bournemouth's surroundings by going to The Mary Rose (in Portsmouth), Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury) and Weymouth Beach (in Weymouth). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bournemouth Beach.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Bournemouth trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Bournemouth takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Gloucester in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Bournemouth. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to London.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Portsmouth, Beaulieu National Motor Museum, The Tank Museum, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Stonehenge
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Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
The Tank Museum ©
The Tank Museum

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.
Get some cultural insight at The British Museum and Westminster Abbey. Museum-lovers will get to explore Natural History Museum and Madame Tussauds London. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Tower of London, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, and don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the London holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Bournemouth to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in London are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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