13 days in England Itinerary

13 days in England Itinerary

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13 days in England Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
London
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Falmouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Woolacombe
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
5
Windermere
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Bamburgh
— 3 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read London trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to London is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Toronto in August: high temperatures in London hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Corfe Castle.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

1
night
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. On the 13th (Thu), take in the waterfront at Swanage Pier, then explore the striking landscape at Lulworth Cove, then cool off at Dorset Adventure Park, and finally step into the grandiose world of Corfe Castle.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Corfe Castle trip builder website .

Traveling by car from London to Corfe Castle takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Corfe Castle sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Falmouth.

Things to do in Corfe Castle

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Lulworth Cove, Swanage Pier
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Dorset Adventure Park ©
Dorset Adventure Park
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Lulworth Cove ©
Lulworth Cove

2
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. On the 14th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Lanhydrock House and Garden and then enjoy the sand and surf at Porthminster Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Pendennis Castle, then admire the natural beauty at Trebah Garden, then stroll through Perranporth Beach, and finally make a trip to Truro Cathedral.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Falmouth road trip website .

Traveling by car from Corfe Castle to Falmouth takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Corfe Castle in August, you will find days in Falmouth are little chillier (21°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Woolacombe.

Things to do in Falmouth

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Porthminster Beach, Perranporth Beach, Lanhydrock House and Garden, Truro Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Trebah Garden ©
Trebah Garden
Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach
Lanhydrock House and Garden ©
Lanhydrock House and Garden

1
night
Woolacombe

Woolacombe ©
Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Saunton Beach and then kick back and relax at Woolacombe Beach.

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Getting from Falmouth to Woolacombe by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Woolacombe

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Saunton Beach
Highlights from your plan
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Saunton Beach ©
Saunton Beach

2
nights
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): make a trip to Lake Grasmere, get great views at Orrest Head, explore the engaging exhibits at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tarn Hows, and finally explore the activities along Lake Windermere. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Lakeland Motor Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Sizergh Castle, then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and finally look for gifts at The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Windermere trip planner .

Drive from Woolacombe to Windermere in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bamburgh.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grasmere, Lakeland Motor Museum, Sizergh Castle, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Tarn Hows
Highlights from your plan
Lake Windermere ©
Lake Windermere
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Tarn Hows ©
Tarn Hows

3
nights
Bamburgh

Bamburgh ©
Bamburgh is a village and civil parish on the coast of Northumberland, England. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cragside House and Gardens and Lindisfarne Priory. There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, make a trip to The Elizabethan Walls, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin, and get engrossed in the history at Grace Darling Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bamburgh trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Windermere to Bamburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Bamburgh, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bamburgh

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Holy Island, The Elizabethan Walls, The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Barter Books, Cragside House and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Farne Islands ©
Farne Islands
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

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