25 days in England Itinerary

25 days in England Itinerary

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Start: Perth
+4
Fly + Train + Foot + Subway + Train:  22 h 15 min
1
Norwich
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
York
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Whitby
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Penrith
— 3 nights
Drive:  7 h 15 min
5
St Ives
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
6
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
London
— 4 nights
Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: Perth

3
nights
Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Gorleston Beach and Horsey Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Holkham Hall and Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Norwich: The Royal Station (in Wolferton) and Blickling Estate (in Blickling). It doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate and admire the landmark architecture of Norwich Cathedral.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Norwich online holiday planner.

Perth, Australia to Norwich is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Perth to Norwich. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Norwich

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Holkham Hall, Gorleston Beach, Horsey Beach, The Royal Station, Blickling Estate
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 10:
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Horsey Beach ©
Horsey Beach
Gorleston Beach ©
Gorleston Beach
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate ©
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The York Dungeon and National Railway Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fountains Abbey and York Shambles. Change things up with these side-trips from York: Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum (in Malton), RSPB Bempton Cliffs (in Bempton) and Aysgarth Falls (in Aysgarth). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church and contemplate the long history of Merchant Adventurers' Hall.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the York online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Norwich to York takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In September, daily temperatures in York can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Whitby.

Things to do in York

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fountains Abbey, Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum, RSPB Bempton Cliffs, Aysgarth Falls
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 13:
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Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum ©
Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum
RSPB Bempton Cliffs ©
RSPB Bempton Cliffs
Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey

2
nights
Whitby

Whitby ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Falling Foss Tea Garden and Waterfall, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Filey Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Scarborough Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Whitby Harbour, get to know the fascinating history of 199 Steps, thensee the interesting displays at RNLI Lifeboat museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandsend Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Whitby sightseeing planner.

Drive from York to Whitby in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September in Whitby, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Whitby

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Scarborough Beach, Filey Beach
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 15:
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Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach
Sandsend Beach ©
Sandsend Beach
Scarborough Beach ©
Scarborough Beach

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Get some historical perspective at Aira Force Waterfall and Carlisle Cathedral. Step off the beaten path and head to Derwentwater and Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Penrith: Predator Experience (in Ayside), Hexham (Vindolanda & Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall) and Coniston (Ruskin Museum & Tarn Hows).

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Penrith trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Whitby to Penrith in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Penrith can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Hexham, Coniston, Predator Experience, Carlisle Cathedral, Derwentwater
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 18:
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Vindolanda ©
Vindolanda
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall ©
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall

3
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Step out of the city life by going to Screech Owl Sanctuary and Porthmeor Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lanhydrock House and Garden and Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around St Ives: Pendennis Castle (in Falmouth) and National Lobster Hatchery (in Padstow). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Carbis Bay Beach, explore the world behind art at Penlee House Gallery & Museum, and stroll through Porthminster Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the St Ives tour planner.

You can drive from Penrith to St Ives in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. September in St Ives sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Godrevy Beach, Screech Owl Sanctuary, Lanhydrock House and Garden, Pendennis Castle, National Lobster Hatchery
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 22:
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Lanhydrock House and Garden ©
Lanhydrock House and Garden
Carbis Bay Beach ©
Carbis Bay Beach
Screech Owl Sanctuary ©
Screech Owl Sanctuary

3
nights
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Discover out-of-the-way places like Arundel Castle and Gardens and HMS Victory. Corfe Castle and Hospital of St Cross are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portsmouth: Winchester (Winchester City Mill & Winchester Cathedral), Arundel Cathedral (in Arundel) and Durlston Country Park (in Swanage). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chichester Cathedral.

Before you visit Portsmouth, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from St Ives to Portsmouth in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to London.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Winchester, Arundel, Corfe Castle, Durlston Country Park, Chichester Cathedral
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
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HMS Victory ©
HMS Victory
Arundel Castle and Gardens ©
Arundel Castle and Gardens
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle

4
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.
Buckingham Palace and Tower of London will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will appreciate The British Museum and Apsley House. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, see the interesting displays at All Hallows By The Tower, and don't miss a visit to Big Ben.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our London trip planning app.

Getting from Portsmouth to London by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in London are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 29:
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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