43 days in England Itinerary

43 days in England Itinerary

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1
Durham
— 3 nights
2
Bamburgh
— 2 nights
3
Orton
— 4 nights
4
Barrow-in-Furness
— 3 nights
5
Woolacombe
— 2 nights
6
St Ives
— 5 nights
7
Bournemouth
— 5 nights
8
Bath
— 5 nights
9
Moreton-in-Marsh
— 4 nights
10
London
— 7 nights

3
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Visit Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House and Durham Heritage Coast for their historical value. Head to Cookhouse Gallery and The Fitzwilliam Galleryfor some retail therapy. Explore Durham's surroundings by going to Wray Castle (in Ambleside), Hawkshead (Beatrix Potter Gallery, Hawkshead Grammar School, &more) and Ruskin Museum (in Coniston). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Durham Cathedral, explore the engaging exhibits at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, explore the galleries of Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House, and enjoy the sand and surf at Seaham Beach.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Durham journey app.

New York City, USA to Durham is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from New York City to Durham. Traveling from New York City in May, expect Durham to be slightly colder, temps between 57°F and 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Bamburgh.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ambleside, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cookhouse Gallery, Ruskin Museum
Find places to stay May 19 — 22:
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Durham Heritage Coast ©
Durham Heritage Coast
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House ©
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
Wray Castle ©
Wray Castle

2
nights
Bamburgh

Bamburgh ©
Bamburgh is a village and civil parish on the coast of Northumberland, England. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): look for gifts at Barter Books, then stroll through Embleton Bay, and then kick back and relax at Beadnell Bay Beach. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Ross Back Sands Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at St Aiden Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Bamburgh road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Durham to Bamburgh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Bamburgh are 56°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Orton.

Things to do in Bamburgh

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Alnwick, Beadnell Bay Beach
Find places to stay May 22 — 24:
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St Aiden Beach ©
St Aiden Beach
Beadnell Bay Beach
Beadnell Bay Beach
Embleton Bay ©
Embleton Bay

4
nights
Orton

Orton ©
Orton is a village and civil parish in Cumbria, England, 15mi south of Penrith, Cumbria, 8mi from Appleby-in-Westmorland, 1.5mi the M6 motorway near to the Lake District. Head to Orton Farmers' Market and The Antiques Emporiumfor plenty of shopping. Sizergh Castle and St Lawrences Church will appeal to history buffs. Explore Orton's surroundings by going to Kendal (Kendal Parish Church, Levens Hall, &more). There's much more to do: look for gifts at Kennedys Fine Chocolates, pause for some serene contemplation at St Lawrence Church, admire the striking features of St Anne's Hospital, and step into the grandiose world of Brough Castle.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Orton visit planning website.

You can drive from Bamburgh to Orton in 3 hours. May in Orton sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Barrow-in-Furness.

Things to do in Orton

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Kendal, Appleby-in-Westmorland, St Lawrences Church, Brough Castle
Find places to stay May 24 — 28:
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Sizergh Castle ©
Sizergh Castle
St Lawrences Church ©
St Lawrences Church
Orton Farmers' Market ©
Orton Farmers' Market

3
nights
Barrow-in-Furness

Barrow-in-Furness ©
Barrow-in-Furness is a town and borough in Cumbria, England. Shop till you drop at Yew Tree Barn and Melville Tyson Ltd. Visit Seascale Beach and Earnse Bay for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barrow-in-Furness: Stott Park Bobbin Mill (in Ulverston), Silecroft Beach (in Silecroft) and SpindleCraft (in Holmrook). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Haverigg Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Catherine's Chruch, and explore the ancient world of Furness Abbey.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Barrow-in-Furness trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Orton to Barrow-in-Furness takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Woolacombe.

Things to do in Barrow-in-Furness

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Seascale, Melville Tyson Ltd, Stott Park Bobbin Mill, St Catherine's Chruch, Silecroft Beach
Find places to stay May 28 — 31:
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Silecroft Beach ©
Silecroft Beach
Stott Park Bobbin Mill ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill
SpindleCraft ©
SpindleCraft

2
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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. We've included these beaches for you: Woolacombe Beach and Grunta Beach. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Rockham Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Croyde Bay, identify plant and animal life at Crow Point, and trek along Walk - Morte Point Trail.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Woolacombe trip planning tool.

Getting from Barrow-in-Furness to Woolacombe by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In June in Woolacombe, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Woolacombe

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Saunton Beach, Crow Point, Croyde Bay
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 3:
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Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Barricane Beach ©
Barricane Beach
Rockham Bay ©
Rockham Bay

5
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Relax by the water at Porthminster Beach and Gwithian Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from St Ives: Crantock Beach (in Crantock), Fistral Beach Bar (in Newquay) and Perranporth Beach (in Perranporth). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Godrevy Beach, stroll through Porthchapel Beach, and explore the world behind art at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the St Ives trip planner.

Traveling by car from Woolacombe to St Ives takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Crantock Beach, Towan Beach - The Roseland, Porthcurno Beach, Porthchapel Beach, Fistral Beach Bar
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 8:
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Godrevy Beach ©
Godrevy Beach
Crantock Beach ©
Crantock Beach

5
nights
Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. For shopping fun, head to Sculpture by the Lakes or Woodgreen Community Shop. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bournemouth Beach and Sandbanks Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bournemouth: The Tank Museum (in Bovington), Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury) and Wilton House (in Wilton). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Weymouth Beach, kick back and relax at Alum Chine Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hengistbury Head Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bournemouth trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from St Ives to Bournemouth takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from St Ives in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Bournemouth, with highs around 68°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Woodgreen Community Shop, Sandbanks Beach, Sculpture by the Lakes, Aldwick Beach, Weymouth Beach
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 13:
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Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach
The Tank Museum ©
The Tank Museum
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta

5
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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.
Get some historical perspective at The Roman Baths and Stonehenge. Showborough House Sculpture Garden and The Wilson, Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Gloucester (Gloucestershire Arts and Crafts Centre & Gloucester Quays), Tewkesbury (Tewkesbury Abbey & Tewkesbury Battlefield) and Art Couture Painswick Gallery (in Painswick). The adventure continues: look for gifts at Stroud Farmers' Market, take in the architecture and design of Westonbirt House and Gardens, take in nature's colorful creations at American Museum & Gardens, and hunt for treasures at Pulteney Bridge.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bath sightseeing planning app.

Getting from Bournemouth to Bath by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in Bath

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Tewkesbury, Gloucester, The Wilson, Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum, Stonehenge, Art Couture Painswick Gallery
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 18:
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village

4
nights
Moreton-in-Marsh

Moreton-in-Marsh ©
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sudeley Castle and St Mary's Church. Do your shopping at Alain Rouveure Galleries and Fosse Gallery. Change things up with these side-trips from Moreton-in-Marsh: The Barn (in Long Marston), Warwick Castle (in Warwick) and Combe Mill (in Long Hanborough). Next up on the itinerary: take in the exciting artwork at John Noott Galleries, explore the galleries of Priory Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Edward's Church, and get engrossed in the history at Chipping Campden Visitor Information Centre.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Moreton-in-Marsh day trip website.

You can drive from Bath to Moreton-in-Marsh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Moreton-in-Marsh, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to London.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Broadway, Stow-on-the-Wold, Winchcombe, Stratford-upon-Avon, Alain Rouveure Galleries
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church

7
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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Tower of London and Buckingham Palace. Museum-lovers will appreciate The British Museum and National Gallery. There's much more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, browse the range of quality goods at Harrods, and steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our London visit planning website.

You can drive from Moreton-in-Marsh to London in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in London, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 29:
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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