30 days in England Itinerary

30 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England vacation builder

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Fly to London Heathrow, Train to Bath
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Bath
— 4 nights
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Gloucester
— 5 nights
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Windermere
— 4 nights
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Cockermouth
— 5 nights
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York
— 5 nights
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London
— 6 nights
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Bath

— 4 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Get out of town with these interesting Bath side-trips: Insight Activities (in Fordingbridge), Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain, admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, and take in nature's colorful creations at Abbey House Gardens.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bath trip planning app.

Istanbul, Turkey to Bath is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Bath is minus 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 1 — 5:

Gloucester

— 5 nights
Get out of town with these interesting Gloucester side-trips: The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes), Chavenage House (in Tetbury) and Corinium Museum (in Cirencester).

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Gloucester trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Bath to Gloucester in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In June, daytime highs in Gloucester are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Gloucester

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 5 — 10:

Windermere

— 4 nights
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Explore Windermere's surroundings by going to Grasmere (Helm Crag, Lake Grasmere, &more) and St Martin's Church (in Bowness-on-Windermere). And it doesn't end there: have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, steep yourself in history at Bridge House, admire the natural beauty at Holehird Gardens, and hike along Helvellyn.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Windermere day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Windermere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 10 — 14:

Cockermouth

— 5 nights
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Venture out of the city with trips to Place Fell (in Patterdale), Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale) and Holy Trinity Church (in Grange-in-Borrowdale). There's much more to do: hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk, contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, examine the collection at JB Banks & Sons, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Keswick Brewing Company.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Cockermouth trip planning tool.

Drive from Windermere to Cockermouth in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to York.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 14 — 19:

York

— 5 nights

City of Festivals

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.
York is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, contemplate the long history of Merchant Adventurers' Hall, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at York Brewery.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our York online travel route planner.

Getting from Cockermouth to York by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Cockermouth in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in York, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 24:

London

— 6 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, make a trip to Tower of London, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip planner.

Traveling by train from York to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In June, daytime highs in London are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 30:

England travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites
A trip through England is a trip through world history, and few places in the world offer such a diverse variety of places to visit, activities, and experiences. The sprawling urban areas surrounding the capital city offer countless sightseeing opportunities, such as museums and historical sites, as well as some of the best shopping, nightlife, and culinary options in the world. To truly experience this country steeped in centuries of history, try to make time to explore the sweeping countryside, where you can enjoy the warm hospitality of small villages and explore the ancient remains of once-powerful societies. England boasts an outstanding transportation system, and many visitors find that even a short train ride through the country’s landscape of rolling hills and plains can be a highlight of their entire vacation. However you choose to move about, remember that in this compact country you’re never very far from a bustling town, where modern pubs, shops, and restaurants await to be explored.