48 days in England Itinerary

48 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 8 nights
2
Bath
— 8 nights
3
Gloucester
— 7 nights
4
Windermere
— 4 nights
5
Penrith
— 8 nights
6
York
— 9 nights

8
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the London trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Melbourne to London due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay May 16 — 25:
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

8
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Cheltenham (Battledown Brewery, Cheltenham Minster, &more), Cirencester (Corinium Museum, Octavia's Bookshop, &more) and Bourton-on-the-Water (The Model Village, The Cotswold Brewing Company, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, explore the striking landscape at Dover's Hill, and take in nature's colorful creations at Hidcote Manor Garden.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bath trip itinerary app.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Cirencester, Chipping Campden, Bourton-on-the-Water, Moreton-in-Marsh
Find places to stay May 25 — Jun 2:
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Hidcote Manor Garden ©
Hidcote Manor Garden
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery

7
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Explore Gloucester's surroundings by going to Berkeley (Cattle Country Adventure Park, Dr Jenner's House, Museum and Garden, &more), Tetbury (Chavenage House, The Royal Gardens at Highgrove, &more) and Walks around Wotton-under-Edge (in Wotton-under-Edge).

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Gloucester trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bath to Gloucester by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. June in Gloucester sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Gloucester

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Stroud, Berkeley, Tetbury, Art Couture Painswick Gallery, Walks around Wotton-under-Edge
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 9:
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral
Jet Age Museum ©
Jet Age Museum

4
nights
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Get out of town with these interesting Windermere side-trips: Predator Experience (in Ayside) and Ruskin Museum (in Coniston). There's much more to do: have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, don't miss a visit to Lake Grasmere, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake District National Park Guided Walks, and take in nature's colorful creations at Holehird Gardens.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Windermere road trip planning site.

You can drive from Gloucester to Windermere in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Penrith.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Grasmere, Coniston, Go Ape Grizedale, Lake District National Park Guided Walks, Stott Park Bobbin Mill
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Holehird Gardens ©
Holehird Gardens

8
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Get out of town with these interesting Penrith side-trips: Easedale Tarn (in Grasmere), Buttermere (Buttermere Lake, Crummock Water, &more) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk, sample the fine beverages at The Lakes Distillery, play a few rounds at Penrith Golf Centre and Driving Range, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ullswater.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Penrith road trip planning app.

Getting from Windermere to Penrith by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Kirkby Stephen, Cockermouth, Keswick, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Easedale Tarn
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

9
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from York: Durham (Durham Castle & Durham Cathedral), Fury Events (in Witton Gilbert) and Liverpool (Merseyside Maritime Museum, Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, &more). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, explore the ancient world of York City Walls, see the interesting displays at Ashworth Barracks Museum, and identify plant and animal life at National Centre for Birds of Prey.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our York trip maker website.

You can drive from Penrith to York in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Penrith in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in York. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Durham, Liverpool, Doncaster, National Centre for Birds of Prey, York Bird of Prey Centre
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
National Centre for Birds of Prey ©
National Centre for Birds of Prey
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool

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