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 45​min
1
London
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Newquay
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Woolacombe
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Lincoln
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Scarborough
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Alnwick
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h 30​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.
Tower of London and Churchill War Rooms will appeal to history buffs. National Gallery and Madame Tussauds London will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with a short trip to The Lanes in Brighton (about 1h 35 min away). And it doesn't end there: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, explore the world behind art at British Museum, stroll through Buckingham Palace, and make a trip to Big Ben.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the London online itinerary creator.

New Delhi, India to London is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 5 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in May, with highs in London at 19°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Newquay.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

The Lanes
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

4
nights
Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Bring the kids along to Perranporth Beach and Fistral Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Michael's Mount and Lanhydrock House and Garden. Explore Newquay's surroundings by going to St Ives (Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden & Porthminster Beach), King Doniert's Stone (in St Cleer) and The Lost Gardens of Heligan (in St Austell).

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Newquay trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from London to Newquay in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from London in May, you will find days in Newquay are little chillier (16°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Woolacombe.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

St Ives, St. Michael's Mount, Perranporth Beach, Lanhydrock House and Garden, The Lost Gardens of Heligan
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St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach
Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach

1
night
Woolacombe

Woolacombe ©
Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. On the 26th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Barricane Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Grunta Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Saunton Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Woolacombe itinerary builder.

You can drive from Newquay to Woolacombe in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Woolacombe can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in Woolacombe

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Saunton Beach
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Saunton Beach ©
Saunton Beach
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Barricane Beach ©
Barricane Beach

2
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Lincoln is a cathedral city and the county town of Lincolnshire, within the East Midlands of England. On the 28th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Lincoln Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Museum of Lincolnshire Life, then steep yourself in history at Lincoln Castle, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Steep Hill. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Yorkshire Wildlife Park and then get your game on at Bawtry Paintball & Laser Fields.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Lincoln vacation planner.

Getting from Woolacombe to Lincoln by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Lincoln are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Scarborough.

Things to do in Lincoln

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Doncaster
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Lincoln Cathedral ©
Lincoln Cathedral
Steep Hill ©
Steep Hill
Lincoln Castle ©
Lincoln Castle

3
nights
Scarborough

Scarborough ©
Scarborough is a town on the North Sea coast of North Yorkshire, England. Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): look for gifts at Crofts Chocolates, then kick back and relax at Scarborough Beach, and then kick back and relax at Filey Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Mary, Whitby, take in the spiritual surroundings of Whitby Abbey, then make a trip to Whitby Harbour Apartment, and finally explore the activities along Peasholm Park.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Scarborough trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Lincoln to Scarborough by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can drive to Alnwick.

Things to do in Scarborough

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Whitby, Filey Beach
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Scarborough Beach ©
Scarborough Beach
Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach
Whitby Abbey ©
Whitby Abbey

1
night
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 1st (Thu): admire the striking features of Cragside House and Gardens, stop by Barter Books, and then explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Lindisfarne Castle, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ross Back Sands Beach, and then admire the natural beauty at The Alnwick Garden.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Alnwick vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Scarborough to Alnwick takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ross Back Sands Beach, Lindisfarne Castle, Cragside House and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle
The Alnwick Garden ©
The Alnwick Garden

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