16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: Los Angeles
Fly + Drive:  17 h 45 min
1
Dorking
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
2
Arundel
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Cirencester
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Hereford
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Betws-y-Coed
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Bakewell
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
York
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h
8
Oxford
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  15 h
End: Los Angeles

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hours
Dorking

Dorking
Dorking is a market town in Surrey, England between Ranmore Common in the North Downs range of hills and Leith Hill in the Greensand Ridge, centred 21mi from London.In the Georgian and Victorian periods six prominent sites in the former parish or on its boundaries became grand country estates: Leith Hill Place, Denbies (today a vineyard/hotel), Norbury Park, Polesden Lacey, Wotton House and Deepdene; five of which along with nearby Box Hill's promontory and chalk grassland slopes belong to the National Trust. For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Dorking trip planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Dorking is an approximately 18- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 8 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in June, with highs in Dorking at 68°F and lows at 51°F. You'll set off for Arundel on the 30th (Sat).

Things to do in Dorking

Nightlife Outdoors Parks

2
nights
Arundel

Arundel ©
Arundel is a market town and civil parish in a steep vale of the South Downs, West Sussex, England. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Arundel Cathedral and then step into the grandiose world of Arundel Castle and Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Petworth House and Park and then cool off at West Wittering Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Arundel trip planner.

Drive from Dorking to Arundel in an hour. June in Arundel sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Arundel

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Petworth House and Park, West Wittering Beach
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Arundel Castle and Gardens ©
Arundel Castle and Gardens
Petworth House and Park ©
Petworth House and Park
Arundel Cathedral ©
Arundel Cathedral

2
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Cotswold Farm Park and then take an unorthodox tour of Avebury Stone Circle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): whizz through the canopy at Head 4 Heights Waterpark, admire the natural beauty at Westonbirt Arboretum, and then get outside with The Cotswold Range.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Cirencester tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Arundel to Cirencester takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Hereford.

Things to do in Cirencester

Wildlife Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Avebury Stone Circle, Cotswold Farm Park, Westonbirt Arboretum
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Avebury Stone Circle ©
Avebury Stone Circle
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark

1
night
Hereford

Hereford ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): sample the fine beverages at Chase Distillery, explore the historical opulence of Hampton Court Castle, and then contemplate the long history of Hereford Cathedral.

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Drive from Cirencester to Hereford in 1.5 hours. In July in Hereford, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to Betws-y-Coed.

Things to do in Hereford

Historic Sites Parks Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Hampton Court Castle
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Chase Distillery ©
Chase Distillery
Hereford Cathedral ©
Hereford Cathedral
Hampton Court Castle ©
Hampton Court Castle

2
nights
Betws-y-Coed

Betws-y-Coed ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, then explore the historical opulence of Caernarfon Castle, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Harlech Beach. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Portmeirion Village.

To find reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Betws-y-Coed trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hereford to Betws-y-Coed takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, Betws-y-Coed is slightly colder than Hereford - with highs of 65°F and lows of 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bakewell.

Things to do in Betws-y-Coed

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Portmeirion Village, Caernarfon Castle, Harlech Beach, Conwy Castle
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Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle

2
nights
Bakewell

Bakewell ©
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): learn and have fun at Haddon Hall, then steep yourself in history at Eyam Hall & Craft Centre, and then contemplate the long history of Chatsworth House. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Clumber Park.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bakewell attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Betws-y-Coed to Bakewell takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Bakewell are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Bakewell

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Eyam Hall & Craft Centre, Clumber Park
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Clumber Park ©
Clumber Park
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Eyam Hall & Craft Centre ©
Eyam Hall & Craft Centre

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at National Railway Museum and York Minster. Visit York City Walls and Holy Trinity Church for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from York: Peasholm Park (in Scarborough) and Filey Beach (in Filey). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through York Shambles, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, and try to win big at York Racecourse.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the York driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Bakewell to York in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. In July in York, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can take a train to Oxford.

Things to do in York

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

York Bird of Prey Centre, Peasholm Park, Filey Beach
Highlights from your plan
York Shambles ©
York Shambles
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

2
nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
On the 12th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Warwick Castle and then steep yourself in history at Blenheim Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then examine the collection at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, and then meet the residents at Hawk Conservancy Trust.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Oxford trip planner.

Traveling by train from York to Oxford takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daytime highs in Oxford are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. You will leave for home on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

Warwick Castle, Hawk Conservancy Trust, Blenheim Palace
Highlights from your plan
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Blenheim Palace ©
Blenheim Palace
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

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