15 days in England Itinerary

15 days in England Itinerary

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15 days in England Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + train:  11​h 45​min
1
Bath
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
London
— 3 nights
train:  2​h
3
York
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Bamburgh
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Penrith
— 3 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Visit Tewkesbury Abbey and Dunster Castle for their historical value. Let the collections at Fleet Air Arm Museum and The Roman Baths capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Winchester Cathedral (in Winchester), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Wells Cathedral (in Wells). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gloucester Cathedral.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bath trip site .

Toronto, Canada to Bath is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Wells Cathedral, Dunster Castle, Winchester Cathedral, Fleet Air Arm Museum, Tewkesbury Abbey
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
Fleet Air Arm Museum ©
Fleet Air Arm Museum

3
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.
Let the collections at IWM Duxford and Natural History Museum capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Westminster Abbey, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and explore the world behind art at The British Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Bath to London in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in London can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to take a train to York.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

IWM Duxford
Highlights from your plan
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
IWM Duxford ©
IWM Duxford
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

3
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.
Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum and National Railway Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fountains Abbey and Rievaulx Abbey. Venture out of the city with trips to Whitby Harbour (in Whitby), Streetlife Museum of Transport (in Kingston-upon-Hull) and Scarborough Castle (in Scarborough). It doesn't end there: admire the striking features of York Minster and learn about all things military at The York Army Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our York vacation maker website .

You can take a train from London to York in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bamburgh.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum, Streetlife Museum of Transport, Rievaulx Abbey, Scarborough Castle, Fountains Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Rievaulx Abbey ©
Rievaulx Abbey
Streetlife Museum of Transport ©
Streetlife Museum of Transport

2
nights
Bamburgh

Bamburgh ©
Bamburgh is a village and civil parish on the coast of Northumberland, England. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Grace Darling Museum, delve into the distant past at Lindisfarne Priory, and then take an in-depth tour of Chain Bridge Honey Farm. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, explore the historical opulence of National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle, then contemplate the long history of Cragside House and Gardens, and finally look for gifts at Barter Books.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bamburgh road trip app .

Traveling by car from York to Bamburgh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. October in Bamburgh sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Bamburgh

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Alnwick, Cragside House and Gardens, Chain Bridge Honey Farm, Lindisfarne Priory
Highlights from your plan
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle ©

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Housesteads Fort and Museum - Hadrian's Wall and Vindolanda. Visit Carlisle Cathedral and Castlerigg Stone Circle for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Penrith: Lakeland Motor Museum (in Backbarrow), Windermere (Lake Windermere & Orrest Head) and Corbridge Roman Town (in Corbridge). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The World of Beatrix Potter and explore the activities along Derwentwater.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, go to the Penrith trip builder .

Traveling by car from Bamburgh to Penrith takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Penrith sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hexham, Windermere, Keswick, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Lakeland Motor Museum
Highlights from your plan
Vindolanda ©
Vindolanda
Lakeland Motor Museum ©
Lakeland Motor Museum

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