23 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

23 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Fly
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London
— 6 nights
Train
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Newquay
— 3 nights
Train
3
Wareham
— 2 nights
Train
4
Bath
— 2 nights
Train to London Paddington, Train to Canterbury
5
Canterbury
— 2 nights
Train
6
Ramsgate, Isle of Thanet
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Malmesbury
— 3 nights
Drive
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London
— 1 night
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London — 6 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
You'll explore and learn at The British Museum and Cutty Sark. Step off the beaten path and head to Wallace Collection and BrakeAway Bike Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: Weybridge (Mercedes-Benz World & Brooklands Museum). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Westminster, brush up on your military savvy at HMS Belfast, have fun at Lord's Cricket Ground, and contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace.

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Montreal, Canada to London is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Montreal to London due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Montreal in July, with highs in London at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Newquay.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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Newquay — 3 nights

Surf Capital of the UK

Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
On the 16th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Fistral Beach Bar, push the limits with an extreme tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tolcarne Beach. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Porthgwidden Beach, see the interesting displays at St Ives Museum, and then stroll through St Ives Harbour Beach.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Newquay day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from London to Newquay takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Wareham.
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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
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Wareham — 2 nights

Wareham is an historic market town and, under the name Wareham Town, a civil parish, in the English county of Dorset. On the 18th (Mon), head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: brush up on your military savvy at The Tank Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Saint Nicholas Church, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at St Nicholas' Church Graveyard.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Wareham online route planner.

Traveling by car from Newquay to Wareham takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Bath.
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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, look for all kinds of wild species at West of England Falconry, explore the world behind art at American Museum & Gardens, then admire the masterpieces at Holburne Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Stonehenge Public Access Footpath, then explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, and then contemplate the long history of Bath Street.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bath trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wareham to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Canterbury.
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Canterbury — 2 nights

Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Martin's Church, then delve into the distant past at St. Augustine's Abbey, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Buttermarket square, then pause for some serene contemplation at Canterbury Cathedral, and then admire the striking features of Christ Church Gate.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Canterbury vacation planner.

You can drive from Bath to Canterbury in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ramsgate.
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Ramsgate, Isle of Thanet — 2 nights

Ramsgate is a seaside town in the district of Thanet in east Kent, England. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): examine the collection at Kent Museum of the Moving Image (Kent MOMI), learn about all things military at Deal Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Sailors Church. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Walmer Castle and Gardens, delve into the distant past at Sandown Castle Community Garden, and then identify plant and animal life at Rib Request - Day Tours.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ramsgate route planner.

Ramsgate is just a short distance from Canterbury. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Malmesbury.
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Malmesbury — 3 nights

Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Castle Combe Village and Abbey House Gardens. Get some historical perspective at Chavenage House and Malmesbury Abbey. Step out of Malmesbury to go to Chippenham and see Chippenham Museum, which is approximately 30 minutes away.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Malmesbury holiday maker app.

You can drive from Ramsgate to Malmesbury in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to London.
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London — 1 night

The Square Mile

Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Museum of London, then contemplate the long history of Churchill War Rooms, and then get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read London trip site.

Traveling by car from Malmesbury to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sat) before leaving for home.
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United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.
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Cotswolds travel guide

4.4
Gardens · Architectural Buildings · Zoos
Lush rolling hills and picture-perfect villages make Cotswolds one of the most popular leisure spots for locals and passing visitors alike. During the height of the season, the area gets packed with tourists exploring the region’s numerous stately homes, thatched cottages, historic churches, and attractive stone-built villages. The wood trade brought wealth and prosperity to this area centuries ago, and the region still proudly boasts hundreds of notable buildings constructed during the Middle Ages. Within easy striking distance of London and several other urban centers, this wealthy area supports a thriving artisan scene, as well as a strong food culture centered around farmer's markets and numerous organic producers.
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