28 days in England Itinerary

28 days in England Itinerary

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28 days in England Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + train:  11​h 30​min
1
York
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Grasmere
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Gloucester
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Bath
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Winchester
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
6
London
— 5 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Toronto

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from York: Durham Cathedral (in Durham), Riverside Golf Club (in Ravenstonedale) and Fury Events (in Witton Gilbert). Spend the 28th (Tue) exploring nature at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at National Railway Museum, take in the pleasant sights at Naburn Locks, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and bet on your favorite at York Motorsports Village.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our York online trip builder .

Toronto, Canada to York is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in York

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Durham, Riverside Golf Club, Lake District National Park Guided Walks
Highlights from your plan
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

5
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Venture out of the city with trips to Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Central Fells (in Braithwaite) and Buttermere (in Buttermere). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, stroll through Walla Crag, hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Old Man of Coniston.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Grasmere road trip app .

Traveling by car from York to Grasmere takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gloucester.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Cockermouth, Lake District, Alpacaly Ever After, Central Fells
Highlights from your plan
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

5
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is a city and district in southwest England, the county city of Gloucestershire. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gloucester: The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes), Chavenage House (in Tetbury) and Walks around Wotton-under-Edge (in Wotton-under-Edge). The adventure continues: get outside with Head 4 Heights Ltd, examine the collection at Jet Age Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Highnam Court Gardens, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Robinswood Hill Country Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Gloucester itinerary planner .

Getting from Grasmere to Gloucester by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. May in Gloucester sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Gloucester

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stroud, Painswick, Cirencester, Chavenage House, Woodchester Mansion Trust
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House

5
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cheltenham (Cheltenham Minster & Walks With Hawks), Cirencester (Octavia's Bookshop & Corinium Museum) and Mechanical Music Museum (in Northleach). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, get your game on at Cotswold Archery, and contemplate the long history of Chastleton House and Garden.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bath driving holiday planning app .

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Winchester.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Moreton-in-Marsh, Cirencester, Cheltenham, Chipping Campden, Cotswolds Distillery
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

2
nights
Winchester

Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, make a trip to Stonehenge, and then get outside with The Tank Driving Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Winchester Cathedral, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then meet the residents at Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking.

Make your Winchester itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Bath to Winchester by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May in Winchester, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Winchester

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Room Escape Games, Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking, Stonehenge
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©

5
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the London trip planning tool .

Getting from Winchester to London by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. May in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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