16 days in England Itinerary

16 days in England Itinerary

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16 days in England Itinerary

Start: Mexico City
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
London
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
2
Norwich
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
York
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Alnwick
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Ambleside
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Bath
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Mexico City

2
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.
Appreciate the collections at National Gallery and Churchill War Rooms. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at St. Paul's Cathedral and Natural History Museum. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern, make a trip to Tower of London, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the London trip planner.

Mexico City, Mexico to London is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mexico City to London is 6 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Mexico City in June: high temperatures in London hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Norwich.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

2
nights
Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John Maddermarket, then explore the historical opulence of Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, then kick back and relax at Gorleston Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Norwich Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Hickling Broad, then steep yourself in history at Felbrigg Hall, and then steep yourself in history at Blickling Estate.

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Traveling by train from London to Norwich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to York.

Things to do in Norwich

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Blickling Estate, Gorleston Beach, Hickling Broad
Highlights from your plan
Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery ©
Gorleston Beach ©
Gorleston Beach
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate ©

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. Get in touch with nature at Filey Beach and RSPB Bempton Cliffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around York: Scarborough Beach (in Scarborough) and Fountains Abbey (in Ripon). It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of York Minster and take a stroll through York Shambles.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our York trip maker site .

You can drive from Norwich to York in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In June in York, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Alnwick.

Things to do in York

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Scarborough Beach, Fountains Abbey, Filey Beach, Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum, RSPB Bempton Cliffs
Highlights from your plan
Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach
Scarborough Beach ©
Scarborough Beach

2
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Cragside House and Gardens, stop by Barter Books, explore the historical opulence of National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle, then enjoy the sand and surf at Beadnell Bay Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Parish Church of Saint Peter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, then take an in-depth tour of Grace Darling Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Lindisfarne Priory.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Alnwick road trip planner.

You can take a train from York to Alnwick in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from York in June: highs in Alnwick hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ambleside.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bamburgh, Lindisfarne Priory, Cragside House and Gardens, The Parish Church of Saint Peter, Beadnell Bay Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

2
nights
Ambleside

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): explore the activities along Derwentwater, then make a trip to Castlerigg Stone Circle, and then explore the activities along Lake Windermere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, then see the interesting displays at The World of Beatrix Potter, and then explore the activities along Tarn Hows.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ambleside trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Alnwick to Ambleside by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Lake Windermere, Tarn Hows
Highlights from your plan
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Tarn Hows ©
Tarn Hows
Castlerigg Stone Circle ©
Castlerigg Stone Circle

3
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Get a sense of the local culture at Wells Cathedral and Glastonbury Abbey. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath and Haynes International Motor Museum. Go for a jaunt from Bath to Glastonbury to see St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses about 56 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, take in the exciting artwork at Gallery and Barrow, and steep yourself in history at Bath Abbey.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bath trip maker .

Getting from Ambleside to Bath by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Glastonbury, Wells Cathedral, Haynes International Motor Museum
Highlights from your plan
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

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