10 days in South West England Itinerary

10 days in South West England Itinerary

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10 days in South West England Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + train:  26​h
1
Bath
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Bournemouth
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  27​h
End: Sydney

3
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Visit The Roman Baths and Lacock Abbey for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Stonehenge and Wells Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Hestercombe Gardens (in Taunton), St Oswald's Church (in Swinbrook) and The Bishop's Palace and Gardens (in Wells). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, browse for treasures at Simon Jackson Antiques & Interiors, look for gifts at Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, and explore the ancient world of Tewkesbury Abbey.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Bath trip app .

Sydney, Australia to Bath is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or fly. Traveling from Sydney to Bath, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Wells, Tewkesbury Abbey, St Oswald's Church, Stonehenge, Hestercombe Gardens
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Tewkesbury Abbey ©
Tewkesbury Abbey

4
nights
Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. We've included these beaches for you: Hengistbury Head Beach and Sandbanks Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Portland Bill Lighthouse and Sculpture by the Lakes. Get out of town with these interesting Bournemouth side-trips: Durlston Country Park (in Swanage) and Model Village Gardens & Cafe (in Corfe Castle). There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Brownsea Island and kick back and relax at Bournemouth Beach.

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Traveling by car from Bath to Bournemouth takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May in Bournemouth, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. You will leave for home on the 17th (Sun).

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Poole, Sculpture by the Lakes, Portland Bill Lighthouse, Model Village Gardens & Cafe, Durlston Country Park
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Brownsea Island ©
Brownsea Island
Hengistbury Head Beach ©
Hengistbury Head Beach
Sandbanks Beach ©
Sandbanks Beach