22 days in England Itinerary

22 days in England Itinerary

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22 days in England Itinerary

Start: Charleston
+2
Fly + subway + train:  15​h
1
York
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Ambleside
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Cirencester
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Bath
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
5
London
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Charleston

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.
Shop till you drop at York Shambles and The Imaginarium. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Railway Museum and Pyramid Gallery. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster, stop by Rafi's Spicebox Ltd, delve into the distant past at York City Walls, and take an in-depth tour of York Castle Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the York holiday planner.

Charleston, USA to York is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Charleston to York is 5 hours. Traveling from Charleston in June, things will get cooler in York: highs are around 66°F and lows about 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ambleside.

Things to do in York

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
York Shambles ©
York Shambles
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

4
nights
Ambleside

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Courthouse Gallery and Heaton Cooper Studio. Shop till you drop at Orton Farmers' Market and The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop. Explore Ambleside's surroundings by going to Reticule Fabrics (in Kendal), Kennedys Fine Chocolates (in Orton) and Hedgehog Bookshop (in Penrith). There's more to do: stop by SpindleCraft and browse for treasures at Yew Tree Barn.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Ambleside trip planner.

You can drive from York to Ambleside in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Ambleside

Shopping Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grasmere, Grange-over-Sands, Keswick, Orton, SpindleCraft
Highlights from your plan
Orton Farmers' Market ©
Orton Farmers' Market
SpindleCraft ©
SpindleCraft
Loughrigg Fell ©
Loughrigg Fell

3
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Head to Alain Rouveure Galleries and Cirencester Antiques & Collectables Marketfor plenty of shopping. Get out of town with these interesting Cirencester side-trips: Gloucester (Treasure Seekers Gift Shop & Upstairs Downstairs Antiques), Burford Garden Center (in Burford) and Hookshouse Pottery (in Tetbury). There's more to do: look for gifts at Longborough & Sezincote Village Shop.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Cirencester day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Ambleside to Cirencester takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Bath.

Things to do in Cirencester

Shopping Nightlife

Side Trips

Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucester, Jaffe & Neale Bookshop and Cafe Stow, Chedworth Farm Shop, Stroud Farmers' Market
Highlights from your plan
Alain Rouveure Galleries ©
Alain Rouveure Galleries
Chedworth Farm Shop ©
Chedworth Farm Shop
Cotswold Woollen Weavers ©
Cotswold Woollen Weavers

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Shop till you drop at Somerset Crafts and Mr B's Emporium Of Reading Delights. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Roman Baths and Wells Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Avebury Stone Circle (in Avebury) and Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Emma Rose Art Works, browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, take an in-depth tour of American Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bath travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Cirencester to Bath in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Somerset Crafts, Avebury Stone Circle, Wells Cathedral, Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

6
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.
Do your shopping at Camden Market and Harrods. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Gallery and British Museum. And it doesn't end there: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, contemplate the long history of Houses of Parliament, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, and admire the natural beauty at Buckingham Palace.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read London road trip website .

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in June, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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