15 days in England Itinerary

15 days in England Itinerary

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15 days in England Itinerary

Start: Manchester
train:  1​h 30​min
1
York
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Bath
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
3
London
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Cheltenham
— 2 nights
train:  15​min
5
Gloucester
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
6
Tetbury
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
End: Liverpool


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2
nights
York

York ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Fairfax House. On the next day, take a stroll through York Shambles, admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, then steep yourself in history at Treasurer's House, then explore the ancient world of York City Walls, and finally examine the collection at National Railway Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the York tour planner .

Manchester to York is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in York can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Bath.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

1
night
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at 44AD artspace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and then look for gifts at Bath Aqua Glass shop/stained glass studio.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bath route maker website .

Traveling by car from York to Bath takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Spas

4
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.
Shop till you drop at Camden Market and Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art. Get some historical perspective at Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral. There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, wander the streets of Hatton Garden, step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, and admire the masterpieces at The British Museum.

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Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in London, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

2
nights
Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Mechanical Music Museum, view the masterpieces at Fosse Gallery, then identify plant and animal life at Birdland, and finally examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cheltenham tour planner.

Drive from London to Cheltenham in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Cheltenham are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can take a train to Gloucester.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, Fosse Gallery, Sudeley Castle
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle
Cotswold Motoring Museum ©
Cotswold Motoring Museum

2
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is a city and district in southwest England, the county city of Gloucestershire. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Gloucester Docks, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gloucester Cathedral, then get all the information you need at Gloucestershire Arts and Crafts Centre, and finally identify plant and animal life at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Three Choirs Vineyard, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hereford Cathedral, and then browse the different shops at Gloucester Quays.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Gloucester online attractions planner .

Gloucester is very close to Cheltenham. June in Gloucester sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tetbury.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Hereford Cathedral
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Gloucester Docks ©
Gloucester Docks
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre ©
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral

3
nights
Tetbury

Tetbury ©
Tetbury is a small town and civil parish within the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Malmesbury Abbey, then admire the striking features of St. Andrew's Church, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village, and finally admire the natural beauty at Westonbirt Arboretum. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Gardens at Highgrove, then see the interesting displays at Corinium Museum, and then stop by Stroud Farmers' Market.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Tetbury trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Gloucester to Tetbury in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Tetbury

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Malmesbury, Castle Combe, Cirencester, Stroud Farmers' Market
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village
Corinium Museum ©
Corinium Museum

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