11 days in England Itinerary

11 days in England Itinerary

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11 days in England Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  13​h
1
Exeter
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Bodmin
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck
— 2 nights
Drive + ferry:  2​h
4
Newport, Isle of Wight
— 2 nights
ferry + Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Cambridge
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Newark

1
night
Exeter

Exeter ©
Exeter is a cathedral city in Devon England with a population of. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Exeter Cathedral, identify plant and animal life at The Donkey Sanctuary, and then steep yourself in history at Haldon Belvedere (Lawrence Castle). On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary, then contemplate the long history of Cockington Court, and then explore the activities along Brixham Harbour.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Exeter tour itinerary planner.

Newark, USA to Exeter is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Newark to Exeter. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Bodmin.

Things to do in Exeter

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Cockington Court, The Donkey Sanctuary, Brixham Harbour, Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary
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Haldon Belvedere (Lawrence Castle) ©
The Donkey Sanctuary ©
The Donkey Sanctuary

2
nights
Bodmin

Bodmin ©
Bodmin is a civil parish and historic town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. On the 22nd (Wed), steep yourself in history at Lanhydrock House and Garden, then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, and then delve into the distant past at Tintagel Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Screech Owl Sanctuary and then enjoy the sand and surf at Perranporth Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bodmin trip planner .

You can drive from Exeter to Bodmin in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Corfe Castle.

Things to do in Bodmin

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Tintagel Castle, Screech Owl Sanctuary, The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, Perranporth Beach
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Lanhydrock House and Garden ©
Lanhydrock House and Garden
Screech Owl Sanctuary ©
Screech Owl Sanctuary
The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic ©

2
nights
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck

Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle is a fortification standing above the village of the same name on the Isle of Purbeck in the English county of Dorset. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Model Village Gardens & Cafe, look for all kinds of wild species at Durlston Country Park, and then identify plant and animal life at StudlandBeachandNatureReserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Lulworth Cove, learn about all things military at The Tank Museum, then cool off at Dorset Waterpark, and finally explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Corfe Castle route website .

Traveling by car from Bodmin to Corfe Castle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. May in Corfe Castle sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Corfe Castle

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Swanage, The Tank Museum, Lulworth Cove
Highlights from your plan
Model Village Gardens & Cafe ©
Model Village Gardens & Cafe
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve ©
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve
Durlston Country Park ©
Durlston Country Park

2
nights
Newport, Isle of Wight

Newport ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St George, look for all kinds of wild species at Shanklin Chine, then identify plant and animal life at The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, and finally step into the grandiose world of Carisbrooke Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Monkey Haven, enjoy the sea views from St Catherine's Lighthouse, then relax in the rural setting at The Garlic Farm, and finally get engrossed in the history at Bembridge Heritage Centre.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Newport tour itinerary planning app .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Corfe Castle to Newport in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Cambridge.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Bembridge Heritage Centre, The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, St Catherine's Lighthouse, The Garlic Farm, Shanklin Chine
Highlights from your plan
St Catherine's Lighthouse ©
St Catherine's Lighthouse
Church of St George ©
Church of St George
Carisbrooke Castle ©
Carisbrooke Castle

2
nights
Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): examine the collection at IWM Duxford, then take in nature's colorful creations at Anglesey Abbey, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ely Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: gain insight at King's College Chapel, then explore the world behind art at Fitzwilliam Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at The River Cam.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Cambridge driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Newport to Cambridge in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in May, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cambridge

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Ely Cathedral, IWM Duxford, Anglesey Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Anglesey Abbey ©
Anglesey Abbey
IWM Duxford ©
IWM Duxford
Ely Cathedral ©
Ely Cathedral

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