28 days in England Itinerary

28 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bath
— 2 nights
2
Cirencester
— 4 nights
3
Woolacombe
— 2 nights
4
St Ives
— 3 nights
5
Portinscale
— 3 nights
6
York
— 4 nights
7
London
— 6 nights

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your inner history buff will appreciate The Roman Baths and Wells Cathedral. Do some cultural sightseeing at Stonehenge and Longleat. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Chipping Sodbury Golf Club (in Chipping Sodbury), Somerset Crafts (in Westhay) and Castle Combe (St. Andrew's Church & Castle Combe Village). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Bath Abbey and Head underground at Cheddar Gorge.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bath trip itinerary planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Bath is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cirencester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Castle Combe, Wells Cathedral, Chipping Sodbury Golf Club, Cheddar Gorge, Stonehenge
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

4
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Take a break from the city and head to The Cotswold Range and Cleeve Hill Golf Club Ltd. Do some cultural sightseeing at St Mary's Church and Ashleworth Tithe Barn. Explore Cirencester's surroundings by going to Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens (in Burford), Cotswold Farm Park (in Guiting Power) and Alain Rouveure Galleries (in Todenham). There's still lots to do: tee off at Lilley Brook Golf Club, sample the fine beverages at Sibling Distillery, trek along Warden's Way, and stroll around Crickley Hill.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cirencester trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bath to Cirencester in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Woolacombe.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, St Mary's Church, Crickley Hill, Warden's Way
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Cotswold Farm Park ©
Cotswold Farm Park

2
nights
Woolacombe

Woolacombe ©
Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): kick back and relax at Barricane Beach, stroll through Baggy Point Easy Access Walk, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Saunton Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): trek along Walk - Morte Point Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Grunta Beach, and then kick back and relax at Woolacombe Beach.

Plan trip to Woolacombe with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Cirencester to Woolacombe in 3 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Woolacombe

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Saunton Beach, Baggy Point Easy Access Walk
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Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Walk - Morte Point Trail ©
Walk - Morte Point Trail
Baggy Point Easy Access Walk ©
Baggy Point Easy Access Walk

3
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St. Michael's Mount and Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden. Family-friendly places like Godrevy Beach and Crantock Beach will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St Ives: Wheal Coates (in St Agnes), Perranporth Beach (in Perranporth) and Fistral Beach Bar (in Newquay). There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Porthminster Beach.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our St Ives trip planner.

You can drive from Woolacombe to St Ives in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in St Ives are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Wheal Coates, Perranporth Beach, Godrevy Beach, St. Michael's Mount, Crantock Beach
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Godrevy Beach ©
Godrevy Beach
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden ©

3
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Catbells Lakeland Walk and Derwentwater. Popular historic sites such as Tarn Hows and Castle Crag are in your itinerary. Explore Portinscale's surroundings by going to SpindleCraft (in Holmrook), Old Man of Coniston (in Coniston) and Seascale Beach (in Seascale). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Predator Experience, explore the activities along Newby Bridge Weir, delve into the lush surroundings at Ennerdale Water, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Portinscale road trip planning website.

Explore your travel options from St Ives to Portinscale with the Route module. In June, daily temperatures in Portinscale can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to York.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Coniston, Borrowdale, Keswick, Seascale, Buttermere Lake
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Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience

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.
Kids will enjoy York Shambles and York City Walls. Take a break from the city and head to National Centre for Birds of Prey and Ladybower Reservoir. Change things up with a short trip to Chatsworth House in Bakewell (about 1h 40 min away). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, contemplate the long history of York Cold War Bunker, look for gifts at Rue B, and examine the collection at Yorkshire Air Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the York day trip website.

You can drive from Portinscale to York in 2.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Portinscale in June since evenings lows in York dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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.
Appreciate the collections at The British Museum and National Gallery. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tower of London and Natural History Museum. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, and admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our London online road trip planner.

Take a train from York to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July in London, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) 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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