26 days in England Itinerary

26 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 4 nights
2
Bath
— 3 nights
3
Cirencester
— 4 nights
4
York
— 4 nights
5
Buttermere
— 4 nights
6
Windermere
— 4 nights

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.
Take a break from London with a short trip to Warwick Castle in Warwick, about 1h 45 min away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, walk around Hyde Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -10 hour difference. September in London sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Warwick Castle
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

3
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Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Stroudwater Navigation (in Stroud), Cheddar Gorge (in Cheddar) and Lady’s Wood Shooting School (in Chipping Sodbury). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, get your game on at SimAir737, relax in the rural setting at Cotswold Farm Park, and explore the activities along The Severn Ham.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bath road trip app.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Cirencester.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Stroudwater Navigation, The Severn Ham, Cheddar Gorge, Lady’s Wood Shooting School
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Cotswold Farm Park ©
Cotswold Farm Park
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

4
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cirencester: Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens (in Burford), Cattle Country Adventure Park (in Berkeley) and St George's Church, Kelmscott (in Lechlade). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of St. Mary, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company.

Make your Cirencester itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Bath to Cirencester in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to York.

Things to do in Cirencester

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, Tetbury, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Cattle Country Adventure Park, Walks around Wotton-under-Edge
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Cattle Country Adventure Park ©
Cattle Country Adventure Park

4
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Liverpool (Awesome Walls Climbing Centre, Clip 'n Climb Liverpool, &more), Ladybower Reservoir (in Bamford) and Digley Reservoir (in Holme). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, find something for the whole family at York Maze, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church, and make a trip to York Shambles.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the York trip maker tool.

Drive from Cirencester to York in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Buttermere.

Things to do in York

Fun & Games Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Liverpool, York Bird of Prey Centre, Ladybower Reservoir, Digley Reservoir
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
Ladybower Reservoir ©
Ladybower Reservoir
Clip 'n Climb Liverpool ©
Clip 'n Climb Liverpool

4
nights
Buttermere

Buttermere ©
Holidays in Buttermere allow you to get away from it all as well as to satisfy your inner adventurer.
Change things up with these side-trips from Buttermere: St Sunday Crag (in Patterdale) and The Howk (in Caldbeck). There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Alpacaly Ever After, snap pictures at Ashness Bridge, look for all kinds of wild species at Scale Force, and hike along Central Fells.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Buttermere online itinerary planner.

Getting from York to Buttermere by car takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Buttermere

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Central Fells, St Sunday Crag, Helvellyn, 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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nights
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Take a break from Windermere with a short trip to Predator Experience in Ayside, about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Lake District National Park Guided Walks, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take in the awesome beauty at Loughrigg Fell, and explore the striking landscape at Helm Crag.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Windermere trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Buttermere to Windermere in 1.5 hours. You'll set off for home on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Predator Experience, Newby Bridge Weir, Lake District National Park Guided Walks, Loughrigg Fell, Helm Crag
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Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

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