8 days in Bath & Cambridge Itinerary

8 days in Bath & Cambridge Itinerary

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Bath
— 2 nights
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Cambridge
— 5 nights
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Bath

— 2 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): examine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre, then admire the masterpieces at American Museum & Gardens, then admire the masterpieces at Holburne Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, take an in-depth tour of The Museum of Bath at Work, and then steep yourself in history at Bath Street.

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

Oxford to Bath is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Cambridge.

Things to do in Bath

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Cambridge

— 5 nights

City of Perspiring Dreams

Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial and Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. American Air Museum and University of Cambridge will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cambridge: RAF Air Defence Radar Museum (in Neatishead) and Norwich (St Peter Mancroft, Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell, &more). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Sedgwick Museum of Geology, contemplate the long history of Wimpole Estate, and gain insight at Trinity College.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cambridge trip planner.

Getting from Bath to Cambridge by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 6°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites · Museums

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