7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

7 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: London
Drive:  1 h
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Oxford
— 1 day
Drive:  45 min
2
Moreton-in-Marsh
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Windermere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Portinscale
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
York
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h
End: London

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day
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): examine the collection at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Oxford Artisan Distillery, thenexamine the collection at Pitt Rivers Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Combe Mill.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Oxford day trip planning site.

London to Oxford is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Combe Mill
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The Oxford Artisan Distillery ©
The Oxford Artisan Distillery
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
Pitt Rivers Museum ©
Pitt Rivers Museum

1
night
Moreton-in-Marsh

Moreton-in-Marsh ©
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. On the 25th (Wed), have some family-friendly fun at Cotswold Archery, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, thensample the tasty concoctions at The Cotswold Brewing Company, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter's Church.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Moreton-in-Marsh trip builder.

Getting from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Fun & Games

Side Trips

The Cotswold Brewing Company, St Peter's Church, Cotswolds Distillery, St Mary's Church
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church

1
night
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. On the 26th (Thu), admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Birthplace, thenstep into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle, thenadmire the striking features of Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Church.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Stratford-upon-Avon trip maker site.

Stratford-upon-Avon is just a stone's throw from Moreton-in-Marsh. In December in Stratford-upon-Avon, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Windermere.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

St Mary's Church, Warwick Castle
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Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church
Shakespeare's Birthplace ©
Shakespeare's Birthplace

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night
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Latterbarrow, get great views at Orrest Head, thenhave fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Catherine's Chruch.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Windermere trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to Windermere takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Portinscale.

Things to do in Windermere

Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

St Catherine's Chruch, Latterbarrow
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Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
St Catherine's Chruch ©
St Catherine's Chruch

1
night
Portinscale

Portinscale ©
Nestled on the western shore of Derwentwater, Portinscale serves as a perfect base for a walking holiday in the English Lake District.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, thensample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, thenhike along Alpacaly Ever After, and finally take some stellar pictures from Surprise View.

For photos and tourist information, use the Portinscale trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Windermere to Portinscale takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to York.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Keswick
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Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, thentest your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, thenpause for some photo ops at Yorkshire Regiment Boer War Memorial York, and finally take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls. Keep things going the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Yorkshire Activity Centre, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and finally make a trip to York Shambles.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read York route builder app.

Traveling by car from Portinscale to York takes 2.5 hours. December in York sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Shambles ©
York Shambles

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