14 days in England Itinerary

14 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England vacation planner

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Oxford
— 2 nights
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Moretonhampstead
— 2 nights
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St Ives
— 2 nights
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Padstow
— 1 night
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Southampton
— 2 nights
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London
— 4 nights
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Oxford

— 2 nights

City of Dreaming Spires

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Cotswold Range and Cotswold Farm Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Oxford: Bourton-on-the-Water (The Model Village & Cotswold Motoring Museum), Cotswold Falconry Centre (in Moreton-in-Marsh) and Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham). There's more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens and stroll around Elemental Sculpture Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Oxford online trip maker.

Berlin, Germany to Oxford is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Oxford due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Moretonhampstead.

Things to do in Oxford

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Moretonhampstead

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): get to know the resident critters at Miniature Pony Centre, then see the interesting displays at Moretonhampstead Motor Museum, and then tee off at Bovey Castle Golf. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Hound Tor, stop by Crackshot, and then get outside with Dartmoor Llama Walks.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Moretonhampstead trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Oxford to Moretonhampstead takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to St Ives.

Things to do in Moretonhampstead

Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Golf

Side Trips

St Ives

— 2 nights
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. On the 15th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of St. Michael's Mount, then get outside with Kernow Coasteering, and then kick back and relax at Gwithian Beach. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Porthminster Beach, then explore the world behind art at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Hayle Towans Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the St Ives journey planning app.

Getting from Moretonhampstead to St Ives by car takes about 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in St Ives are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Padstow.

Things to do in St Ives

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Padstow

— 1 night
Padstow is a town, civil parish and fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. On the 17th (Sat), head outdoors with Cornish Coasteering, enjoy the sand and surf at Treyarnon Bay Beach, and then take an exotic tour of Padstow Sealife Safaris.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Padstow online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from St Ives to Padstow takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Southampton.

Things to do in Padstow

Outdoors · Beaches · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Southampton

— 2 nights
Southampton, on the south coast of England, is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): meet the residents at Hawk Conservancy Trust and then steep yourself in history at The Watergate Ruin. Keep things going the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking, pause for some serene contemplation at Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, and then delve into the mystery of Stonehenge.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Southampton trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Padstow to Southampton takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Southampton are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to London.

Things to do in Southampton

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

London

— 4 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.
Attractions like Coca-Cola London Eye and Buckingham Palace make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, walk around Hyde Park, and take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read London road trip tool.

Drive from Southampton to London in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in London are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

England travel guide

4.4
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.

Cornwall travel guide

3.9
Gardens · Beaches · Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing
Cornwall, or Kernow as the locals often call it, features the longest stretch of continuous coastline in Britain. No longer just a series of idyllic beaches and imposing cliffs, this rugged region has recently experienced a cultural and culinary revival that has turned it into one of the most vibrant parts of the country. Considered home of the legendary King Arthur, Cornwall is one of the more distinct parts of the UK, providing a vacation that will immerse you in its diverse Celtic heritage and an enormous wealth of archaeology. During your trip you will experience the many locals, fiercely protective of their Celtic roots, considering themselves more Cornish than British. Regardless of how they see themselves, the world regards the land of the proud Cornish as a captivating blend of ancient and new, where modern attractions stand right alongside historical mines and picturesque market towns.