13 days in England Itinerary

13 days in England Itinerary

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Fly
1
London
— 4 nights
Train
2
Bath
— 1 night
Drive
3
Gloucester
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Shipston on Stour
— 2 nights
Drive
5
York
— 2 nights
Train to Newcastle, Fly to Soekarno–Hatta

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London

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, take in the views from Tower Bridge, and take an in-depth tour of The British Museum.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our London trip builder tool.

Jakarta, Indonesia to London is an approximately 21-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Jakarta to London. In November, London is cooler than Jakarta - with highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

1
night
Bath

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 5th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, then explore the world behind art at Holburne Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bath trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

2
nights
Gloucester

Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Gloucester Docks, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mariners Church, then examine the collection at Jet Age Museum, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hillside Brewery, then admire the landmark architecture of Gloucester Cathedral, and then head outdoors with The Cotswold Range.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Gloucester tour itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Bath to Gloucester in 1.5 hours. December in Gloucester sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Shipston on Stour.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Spas · Museums

Side Trips

2
nights
Shipston on Stour

Shipston-on-Stour is a town and civil parish on the River Stour about 10mi south of Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire close to the boundaries with Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hook Norton Brewery, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, then enjoy breathtaking views from Broadway Tower, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): look for gifts at Whichford Pottery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Batsford Arboretum, and then examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Shipston on Stour trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Shipston on Stour takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to York.

Things to do in Shipston on Stour

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

2
nights
York

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
On the 10th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, then admire the striking features of York Shambles, then see the interesting displays at York's Chocolate Story, and finally explore the ancient world of York City Walls. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of York Minster, admire the landmark architecture of Castle Howard, and then look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our York trip planner.

Getting from Shipston on Stour to York by car takes about 3 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

England travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites
A trip through England is a trip through world history, and few places in the world offer such a diverse variety of places to visit, activities, and experiences. The sprawling urban areas surrounding the capital city offer countless sightseeing opportunities, such as museums and historical sites, as well as some of the best shopping, nightlife, and culinary options in the world. To truly experience this country steeped in centuries of history, try to make time to explore the sweeping countryside, where you can enjoy the warm hospitality of small villages and explore the ancient remains of once-powerful societies. England boasts an outstanding transportation system, and many visitors find that even a short train ride through the country’s landscape of rolling hills and plains can be a highlight of their entire vacation. However you choose to move about, remember that in this compact country you’re never very far from a bustling town, where modern pubs, shops, and restaurants await to be explored.