25 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

25 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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1
Eastbourne
— 1 night
2
Brighton and Hove
— 3 nights
3
Brecon Beacons National Park
— 4 nights
4
Betws-y-Coed
— 2 nights
5
Prestatyn
— 2 nights
6
Castleton
— 1 night
7
Malham
— 1 night
8
Ingleton
— 1 night
9
Windermere
— 2 nights
10
Ambleside
— 3 nights
11
Penrith
— 3 nights
12
Rothbury
— 1 night

1
night
Eastbourne

Eastbourne ©
Eastbourne is a town, seaside resort and borough in the non-metropolitan county of East Sussex on the south coast of England, 19mi east of Brighton. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): walk around Seven Sisters Country Park and then appreciate the views at Beachy Head. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, get your game on at 1066 Target Sports, and then look for all kinds of wild species at East Sussex Falconry.

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

Brussels, Belgium to Eastbourne is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also do a combination of car and train; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Eastbourne is minus 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Eastbourne can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in Eastbourne

Parks · Wildlife · Fun & Games

Side Trips

East Sussex Falconry, 1066 Target Sports, Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, Seven Sisters Country Park
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 2:
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East Sussex Falconry ©
East Sussex Falconry
Beachy Head ©
Beachy Head
Rye Harbour Nature Reserve ©
Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

3
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Brighton and Hove: Portsmouth (The Mary Rose, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, &more). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Royal Pavilion, tour the pleasant surroundings at Brighton Beach, explore the world behind art at Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, and take a stroll through North Laine.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Brighton and Hove itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Eastbourne to Brighton and Hove in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Brecon Beacons National Park.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Portsmouth
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 5:
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Royal Pavilion ©
Royal Pavilion
Brighton Palace Pier ©
Brighton Palace Pier
Gustamps ©
Gustamps

4
nights
Brecon Beacons National Park

Brecon Beacons National Park ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Bath (No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, Bath Abbey, &more), The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Brunel's SS Great Britain (in Bristol). Pack the 9th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Folly Farm.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Brecon Beacons National Park driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Brighton and Hove to Brecon Beacons National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, daytime highs in Brecon Beacons National Park are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Betws-y-Coed.

Things to do in Brecon Beacons National Park

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bath, Chavenage House, Folly Farm, Malmesbury Market Cross, The Cotswold Range
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 9:
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Sgwd yr Eira ©
Sgwd yr Eira
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

2
nights
Betws-y-Coed

Betws-y-Coed ©
On the 10th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Capel Garmon Burial Chamber and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Snowdon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Harlech Castle, enjoy the sand and surf at Harlech Beach, and then admire the sheer force of Swallow Falls.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Betws-y-Coed trip builder tool.

You can drive from Brecon Beacons National Park to Betws-y-Coed in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Prestatyn.

Things to do in Betws-y-Coed

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Harlech, Snowdon
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 11:
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Snowdon ©
Snowdon
Harlech Castle ©
Harlech Castle
Swallow Falls ©
Swallow Falls

2
nights
Prestatyn

Prestatyn ©
Prestatyn is a seaside resort, town and community in Denbighshire, Wales. On the 12th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Gwrych Castle, relax in the rural setting at Manorafon Farm Park, and then stroll through Lido Beach. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Loggerheads Country Park, tee off at Mold Golf Club, and then don't miss a visit to Moel Famau.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Prestatyn holiday planning tool.

You can drive from Betws-y-Coed to Prestatyn in an hour. In July in Prestatyn, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Castleton.

Things to do in Prestatyn

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mold, Abergele
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:
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Loggerheads Country Park ©
Loggerheads Country Park
Mold Golf Club ©
Mold Golf Club
Manorafon Farm Park ©
Manorafon Farm Park

1
night
Castleton

Castleton ©
Castleton is a village in the High Peak district of Derbyshire, England, at the western end of the Hope Valley on the Peakshole Water, a tributary of the River Noe, between the Dark Peak to the north and the White Peak to the south. On the 14th (Tue), Head underground at Speedwell Cavern, trek along Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill, then explore the striking landscape at Kinder Scout, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ladybower Reservoir.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Castleton tour planner.

You can drive from Prestatyn to Castleton in 2 hours. In July in Castleton, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Malham.

Things to do in Castleton

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kinder Scout, Ladybower Reservoir
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Ladybower Reservoir ©
Ladybower Reservoir
Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill ©
Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill
Speedwell Cavern ©
Speedwell Cavern

1
night
Malham

Malham ©
On the 15th (Wed), go for a walk through Malham Cove, then admire the sheer force of Janet's Foss, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Gordale Scar.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Malham travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Castleton to Malham takes 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Malham are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ingleton.

Things to do in Malham

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Janet's Foss ©
Janet's Foss
Malham Cove ©
Malham Cove
Gordale Scar
Gordale Scar

1
night
Ingleton

Ingleton ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ingleborough, then stop by Ingleton Pottery, then explore the fascinating underground world of White Scar Cave, and finally trek along Ingleton Waterfalls Trail.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ingleton travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Malham to Ingleton in an hour. July in Ingleton sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Ingleton

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Ingleborough
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Ingleton Waterfalls Trail ©
Ingleton Waterfalls Trail
White Scar Cave ©
White Scar Cave
Ingleton Pottery ©
Ingleton Pottery

2
nights
Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. On the 17th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, then take in the exciting artwork at Cookhouse Gallery, then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and finally get great views at Orrest Head. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Stott Park Bobbin Mill, then look for all kinds of wild species at Predator Experience, then enjoy some diversion at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, and finally explore the activities along Newby Bridge Weir.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Windermere trip itinerary website.

Getting from Ingleton to Windermere by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ambleside.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Predator Experience, Newby Bridge Weir, Stott Park Bobbin Mill
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting

3
nights
Ambleside

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Explore Ambleside's surroundings by going to Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Cockermouth). And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, explore the world behind art at Beatrix Potter Gallery, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Keswick Brewing Company.

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

Ambleside is just a short distance from Windermere. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Bowness-on-Windermere, Grasmere, Alpacaly Ever After, Keswick Brewing Company, Helvellyn
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House ©
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Penrith is known for parks, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk, see the interesting displays at Derwent Pencil Museum, steep yourself in history at Castlerigg Stone Circle, and admire the sheer force of Aira Force Waterfall.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Penrith trip planning website.

You can drive from Ambleside to Penrith in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rothbury.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Keswick, Boat Tours & Water Sports
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall

1
night
Rothbury

Rothbury ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): get outside with Rothbury Riverside Walk, admire the landmark architecture of Cragside House and Gardens, and then shop like a local with Crown Studio Gallery.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rothbury holiday site.

You can drive from Penrith to Rothbury in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Penrith in July since evenings lows in Rothbury dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rothbury

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Crown Studio Gallery ©
Crown Studio Gallery

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