60 days in England Itinerary

60 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 19 nights
2
York
— 8 nights
3
Durham
— 6 nights
4
Penrith
— 7 nights
5
Ulverston
— 5 nights
6
Gloucester
— 7 nights
7
Bath
— 7 nights

19
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The British Museum and National Gallery. Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and explore the world behind art at Tate Modern.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip builder website.

Porto, Portugal to London is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Porto in September: high temperatures in London hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to take a train to York.

Things to do in London

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The Musical Museum
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

8
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.
National Railway Museum and Jorvik Viking Centre will appeal to museum buffs. York Castle Museum and York City Walls are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, see the interesting displays at York's Chocolate Story, learn about all things military at The Royal Dragoon Guards Museum, and ponder the world of politics at Guildhall.

Before you visit York, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from London to York in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In September in York, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Durham.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum

6
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Museum-lovers will get to explore Beamish Museum and Zetland Lifeboat Museum and Redcar Heritage Centre. Durham Cathedral and Green Howards Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Easby Abbey (in Easby) and Swaledale Museum (in Reeth). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Oriental Museum, admire the natural beauty at Crook Hall & Gardens, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Nicholas Church, and step into the grandiose world of Durham Castle.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Durham tour itinerary planner.

Getting from York to Durham by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In October in Durham, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Richmond, Zetland Lifeboat Museum and Redcar Heritage Centre, Beamish Museum, Swaledale Museum
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Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Beamish Museum ©
Beamish Museum
Green Howards Museum ©
Green Howards Museum

7
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Appreciate the collections at Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House and The Puzzling Place. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Townend and St Andrew's church. Change things up with these side-trips from Penrith: Ambleside (Bridge House & Loughrigg Fell), Hawkshead (Hawkshead Grammar School & Beatrix Potter Gallery) and Kendal (Kendal Unitarian Chapel & Quaker Tapestry). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Keld Chapel, make a trip to St Lawrence Church, see the interesting displays at Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Hutton in the Forest.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Penrith road trip site.

Traveling by car from Durham to Penrith takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Penrith are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ulverston.

Things to do in Penrith

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ambleside, Keswick, Troutbeck, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Kendal
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Townend ©
Townend
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House ©
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
The Puzzling Place ©
The Puzzling Place

5
nights
Ulverston

Ulverston ©
Ulverston is a market town in the South Lakeland district of Cumbria in North West England. Let the collections at Lakeland Motor Museum and Lakeland Miniature Village & Oriental Garden capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as Stott Park Bobbin Mill and Conishead Priory are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Ulverston side-trips: Brantwood (in Coniston), Muncaster Castle (in Ravenglass) and Levens Hall (in Kendal). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sizergh Castle, explore the ancient world of Hardknott Roman Fort, look for all kinds of wild species at Predator Experience, and get great views at Hampsfell Hospice.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ulverston online route planner.

Traveling by car from Penrith to Ulverston takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Gloucester.

Things to do in Ulverston

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Grange-over-Sands, Eskdale, Kendal, Brantwood, Lakeland Motor Museum
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Stott Park Bobbin Mill ©
Stott Park Bobbin Mill
Lakeland Motor Museum ©
Lakeland Motor Museum
Sizergh Castle ©
Sizergh Castle

7
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Get some cultural insight at Sudeley Castle and Cotswold Motoring Museum. Get some historical perspective at Tewkesbury Abbey and Gloucester Cathedral. Get out of town with these interesting Gloucester side-trips: Hailes Abbey (in Hailes), Cirencester (Parish Church of St John Baptist & Corinium Museum) and Winchcombe (Hailes Church, Belas Knap, &more).

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Gloucester day trip app.

You can drive from Ulverston to Gloucester in 4 hours. In October, daytime highs in Gloucester are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Winchcombe, Tewkesbury, Cheltenham, Bourton-on-the-Water, Shipston on Stour
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle
Tewkesbury Abbey ©
Tewkesbury Abbey

7
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
The Roman Baths and Holburne Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Stonehenge and Castle Combe Village will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Wells (Mendip Hospital Cemetery, Wells Cathedral, &more), Wilton House (in Wilton) and Salisbury (Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta & Old Sarum). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses, see the interesting displays at The Jane Austen Centre, admire the striking features of Bath Abbey, and contemplate the long history of Avebury Manor.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bath trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Avebury, Wells, Salisbury, Glastonbury, Stonehenge
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

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