26 days in England Itinerary

26 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 3 nights
2
Salisbury
— 3 nights
3
St Ives
— 3 nights
4
Port Isaac
— 3 nights
5
Cirencester
— 3 nights
6
Cheltenham
— 2 nights
7
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 2 nights
8
Penrith
— 2 nights
9
Windermere
— 2 nights

3
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.
You've now added Shakespeare's Globe Theatre to your itinerary. There's much more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our London day trip website.

Portland, USA to London is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 8 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Portland in June: highs in London hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Salisbury.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife
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Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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Salisbury

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Highclere Castle. Get out of town with these interesting Salisbury side-trips: Glastonbury Tor (in Glastonbury) and Longleat (in Warminster). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta and steep yourself in history at Old Sarum.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Salisbury trip tool.

Traveling by car from London to Salisbury takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Salisbury sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to St Ives.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Wilton House, Glastonbury Tor, Highclere Castle, Longleat
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Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta
Glastonbury Tor ©
Glastonbury Tor
Longleat ©
Longleat

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St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Minack Theatre. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): catch a live performance at Minack Theatre, see the interesting displays at St Ives Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Porthmeor Beach, thenkick back and relax at Porthminster Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Carbis Bay Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, view the masterpieces at New Craftsman Gallery, thenexplore the world behind art at Tate St. Ives, thentour the pleasant surroundings at St. Michael's Mount, and finally take some stellar pictures from Land's End Landmark.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the St Ives trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Salisbury to St Ives in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Salisbury in June, plan for a bit cooler days in St Ives, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Port Isaac.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

St. Michael's Mount, Minack Theatre, Land's End Landmark
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Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Gwithian Beach ©
Gwithian Beach

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Port Isaac

Port Isaac ©
Port Isaac is a small and picturesque fishing village on the Atlantic coast of north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Bodmin Jail. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Camel Creek Adventure Park, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Collegiate Church of St Endellion, and then delve into the mystery of Tintagel Castle.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Port Isaac day trip planner.

You can drive from St Ives to Port Isaac in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Port Isaac

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Wadebridge, Screech Owl Sanctuary, Bodmin Jail, The Hidden Valley Discovery Park, The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic
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Camel Creek Adventure Park ©
Camel Creek Adventure Park
Screech Owl Sanctuary ©
Screech Owl Sanctuary
The Hidden Valley Discovery Park ©
The Hidden Valley Discovery Park

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Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Go for a jaunt from Cirencester to Burford to see Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, stroll around Cotswold Country Park & Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Westonbirt Arboretum, and don't miss a visit to The Model Village.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cirencester trip planner.

You can drive from Port Isaac to Cirencester in 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Cirencester

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Westonbirt Arboretum
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Birdland ©
Birdland

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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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cheltenham: Cheddar Gorge (in Cheddar) and Cattle Country Adventure Park (in Berkeley). There's lots more to do: have some family-friendly fun at SimAir737, find something for the whole family at The Dragonfly Maze, let the kids burn off some steam at The Play Farm, and look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks.

For maps and more tourist information, go to the Cheltenham online day trip planner.

Cheltenham is very close to Cirencester. In June, daytime highs in Cheltenham are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Fun & Games Theme Parks

Side Trips

Gloucester Cathedral, Cheddar Gorge, The Dragonfly Maze, Cattle Country Adventure Park
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
SimAir737 ©
SimAir737
Cattle Country Adventure Park ©
Cattle Country Adventure Park

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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. On the 20th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, explore the historical opulence of Warwick Castle, and then putt your heart out at Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Holy Trinity Church, experience rural life at Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm, thensteep yourself in history at Shakespeare's Birthplace, and finally stop by Wilde Nuts.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Stratford-upon-Avon online day trip planner.

You can drive from Cheltenham to Stratford-upon-Avon in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Stratford-upon-Avon can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Warwick Castle
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Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf ©
Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens ©
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens

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Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Aira Force Waterfall, trek along Hallin Fell, and then stroll through Center Parcs - Whinfell Forest. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk, take some stellar pictures from Alpacaly Ever After, thenexplore the activities along Derwentwater, and finally see the interesting displays at Derwent Pencil Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Penrith trip planner.

Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Penrith in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Alpacaly Ever After
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Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

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Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): explore the activities along Lake Windermere, thenview the masterpieces at Cookhouse Gallery, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Orrest Head, and finally get all the information you need at Brockhole on Windermere. On your second day here, have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, thenexplore the engaging exhibits at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, thensee the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Wordsworth Daffodil Garden.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Windermere trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Penrith to Windermere takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Wordsworth Daffodil Garden
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction ©
The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction

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