24 days in England Itinerary

24 days in England Itinerary

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1
York
— 4 nights
2
Portinscale
— 4 nights
3
Moreton-in-Marsh
— 3 nights
4
Bath
— 4 nights
5
London
— 6 nights

4
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Chatsworth House and National Railway Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like York Shambles and York Minster. Change things up with these side-trips from York: National Centre for Birds of Prey (in Helmsley) and Ladybower Reservoir (in Bamford). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at York Bird of Prey Centre, look for gifts at The Cat Gallery, explore the ancient world of York City Walls, and take in the exciting artwork at Pyramid Gallery.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the York day trip planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to York is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Johannesburg in April, plan for colder days in York, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in York

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

National Centre for Birds of Prey, York Bird of Prey Centre, Ladybower Reservoir, Chatsworth House
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Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
Ladybower Reservoir ©
Ladybower Reservoir

4
nights
Portinscale

Portinscale ©
Nestled on the western shore of Derwentwater, Portinscale serves as a perfect base for a walking holiday in the English Lake District.
Step out of the city life by going to Alpacaly Ever After and Helm Crag. Get out of town with these interesting Portinscale side-trips: Ennerdale Water (in Ennerdale Bridge), St Sunday Crag (in Patterdale) and Old Man of Coniston (in Coniston). There's lots more to do: stroll through Catbells Lakeland Walk, explore the activities along Buttermere Lake, hike along Hallin Fell, and look for gifts at Grasmere Chocolate Cottage.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Portinscale trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from York to Portinscale in 2.5 hours. In April in Portinscale, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Grasmere, Cockermouth, Penrith, Ennerdale Water, Catbells Lakeland Walk
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Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall

3
nights
Moreton-in-Marsh

Moreton-in-Marsh ©
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. Step out of the city life by going to The Cotswold Range and Cleeve Hill. Shop till you drop at Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop and Alain Rouveure Galleries. Venture out of the city with trips to Octavia's Bookshop (in Cirencester) and Crickley Hill (in Birdlip). Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at Cotswold Archery, view the masterpieces at Barnbury, trot along with Jill Carenza Equestrian Ltd, and trek along Warden's Way.

Before you visit Moreton-in-Marsh, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Portinscale to Moreton-in-Marsh in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. April in Moreton-in-Marsh sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Cirencester, Cleeve Hill, Crickley Hill, Alain Rouveure Galleries, Barnbury
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Alain Rouveure Galleries ©
Alain Rouveure Galleries
Warden's Way ©
Warden's Way

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Take a break from the city and head to Somerset Crafts and WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd (in Uley), Chipping Sodbury Golf Club (in Chipping Sodbury) and Walks around Wotton-under-Edge (in Wotton-under-Edge). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at The Roman Baths and experience rural life at Bath Soft Cheese.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bath trip builder tool.

You can drive from Moreton-in-Marsh to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd, Somerset Crafts, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Chipping Sodbury Golf Club, Walks around Wotton-under-Edge
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Somerset Crafts ©
Somerset Crafts
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre ©
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre

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.
Get in touch with nature at Speed Boats Tours and Platinum Training. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The British Museum and Westminster Abbey. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, hunt for treasures at Camden Market, and don't miss a visit to Tower of London.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the London day trip planning app.

You can take a train from Bath to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

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

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