16 days in England Itinerary

16 days in England Itinerary

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16 days in England Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
London
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bath
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Cirencester
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Ambleside
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
York
— 3 nights
+2
train + foot + Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Natural History Museum and Westminster Abbey are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Buckingham Palace and Houses of Parliament. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and hunt for treasures at Camden Market.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our London trip planner .

New Delhi, India to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from New Delhi to London, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New Delhi, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in London, ranging from highs of 13°C to lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

3
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your inner history buff will appreciate The Roman Baths and Wells Cathedral. Stonehenge and Bath Abbey are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham), Somerset Crafts (in Westhay) and Cheddar Gorge (in Cheddar). The adventure continues: hike along Cotswold Way, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bride’s Mound, and hunt for treasures at Pulteney Bridge.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bath road trip planner .

You can take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cirencester.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Glastonbury, Stonehenge, Walks With Hawks, Cheddar Gorge, Wells Cathedral
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

3
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Get some cultural insight at St Mary's Church and Peter Martin Gallery. Visit St. Mary's Church and The Parish Church of St. Mary for their historical value. Explore Cirencester's surroundings by going to Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop (in Longborough), St Oswald's Church (in Swinbrook) and Fosse Gallery (in Stow-on-the-Wold). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, take in nature's colorful creations at Westonbirt Arboretum, and tee off at Feldon Valley, Cotswolds.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Cirencester travel route builder tool .

You can drive from Bath to Cirencester in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ambleside.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Stow-on-the-Wold, Burford, WMSki, Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop, The Parish Church of St. Mary
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church

3
nights
Ambleside

Ambleside
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Loughrigg Fell and Tarn Hows. Take a break from the city and head to Alpacaly Ever After and Helvellyn. Change things up with these side-trips from Ambleside: Predator Experience (in Ayside) and Castle Crag (in Grange-in-Borrowdale). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Old Man of Coniston, look for gifts at Old Bank House Chocolate, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jesus Church, and explore the historical opulence of Sizergh Castle.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Ambleside online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Cirencester to Ambleside takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to drive to York.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Coniston, Alpacaly Ever After, Cathedral Quarry (Cathedral Cave), Newby Bridge Weir, Jesus Church
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
Loughrigg Fell ©
Loughrigg Fell

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): stop by Rue B, take a stroll through York Shambles, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, and finally get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls, pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, then shop like a local with Pyramid Gallery, then examine the collection at York Castle Museum, and finally browse for treasures at Yorkshire Antiques.com.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the York attractions tool .

You can drive from Ambleside to York in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

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