29 days in United Kingdom & Roscrea Itinerary

29 days in United Kingdom & Roscrea Itinerary

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29 days in United Kingdom & Roscrea Itinerary

Start: Dorchester, United Kingdom
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Avebury, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Slough, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Arlington, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
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Derby, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Dudley, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Kendal, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Alnwick, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
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Ayr, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h 15​min
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Roscrea, Ireland
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h
13
Dover, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Dorchester, United Kingdom

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Dorchester, United Kingdom

Dorchester ©
Dorchester is the county town of Dorset, England. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Athelhampton House and Gardens. On the 1st (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Sculpture by the Lakes, admire the natural beauty at Athelhampton House and Gardens, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael’s Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Lulworth Cove, learn about all things military at The Tank Museum, and then explore the ancient world of Maiden Castle.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Dorchester trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Spain, the closest major airports are Bournemouth Airport, Exeter International Airport, Bristol Airport, Southampton Airport and Cardiff International Airport. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Avebury.

Things to do in Dorchester

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lulworth Cove, The Tank Museum
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Athelhampton House and Gardens ©
Athelhampton House and Gardens
The Tank Museum ©
The Tank Museum
Sculpture by the Lakes ©
Sculpture by the Lakes

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Avebury, United Kingdom

Avebury ©
Avebury is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. Avebury Stone Circle has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, look for gifts at The India Shop ltd, and then delve into the distant past at Avebury Stone Circle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): explore the ancient world of The Sanctuary Circle and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Hawk Conservancy Trust.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Avebury road trip website .

Traveling by car from Dorchester to Avebury takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Slough.

Things to do in Avebury

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

The India Shop ltd, Stonehenge, Hawk Conservancy Trust
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Hawk Conservancy Trust ©
Hawk Conservancy Trust
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Avebury Stone Circle ©
Avebury Stone Circle

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Slough, United Kingdom

Slough ©
Slough is a large town in Berkshire, England, on the western fringes of the Greater London Urban Area, 20mi west of central London, 3mi north of Windsor, 6mi east of Maidenhead, 12mi south-east of High Wycombe and 20mi north-east of Reading. You've now added Jump Giants to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Langley Country Park, steep yourself in history at St. George's Chapel, and then find something for the whole family at LEGOLAND Windsor Resort.

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Getting from Avebury to Slough by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September in Slough, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Arlington.

Things to do in Slough

Theme Parks Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Windsor, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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The Race Hut Berkshire ©
The Race Hut Berkshire
Windsor Castle ©
Windsor Castle
St. George's Chapel ©
St. George's Chapel

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Arlington, United Kingdom

Arlington ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Michelham Priory. On the 7th (Sat), stroll through Arlington Bluebell Walk, take an in-depth tour of Michelham Priory, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Church.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Arlington online travel route planner .

You can drive from Slough to Arlington in 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to London.

Things to do in Arlington

Museums Trails Wildlife

Side Trip

St Peter's Church
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Michelham Priory ©
Michelham Priory
St Peter's Church ©
St Peter's Church

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London, United Kingdom

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Giants Fireplace Bar at The Mermaid Inn as well as Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, get a taste of local nightlife at Giants Fireplace Bar at The Mermaid Inn, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Big Ben, see a show at Theatre Royal Drury Lane, then take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, then take in the views from Tower Bridge, and finally contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip itinerary website .

Getting from Arlington to London by car takes about 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Derby.

Things to do in London

Nightlife Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Giants Fireplace Bar at The Mermaid Inn
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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Derby, United Kingdom

Derby is a city and unitary authority area in Derbyshire, England. You've now added Derby Gaol to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Chatsworth House, stroll the grounds of All Saints Church, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally contemplate the long history of Derby Gaol. On the next day, find something for the whole family at Alton Towers Theme Park and then take in nature's colorful creations at Derby Hydrangeas.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Derby trip builder website .

You can take a train from London to Derby in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Derby can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dudley.

Things to do in Derby

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Chatsworth House, Alton Towers Theme Park
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Alton Towers Theme Park
Alton Towers Theme Park

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Dudley, United Kingdom

Dudley ©
Dudley is a large town in the West Midlands of England, south-east of Wolverhampton and north-west of Birmingham. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dudley Zoo and Castle. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Black Country Living Museum, get to know the resident critters at Dudley Zoo and Castle, and then don't miss a visit to Himley Hall and Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Duncan Edwards Statue, stroll around Baggeridge Country Park, then admire the striking features of Wightwick Manor and Gardens, and finally browse the different shops at intu Merry Hill.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Dudley online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Derby to Dudley in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Dudley sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Blackpool.

Things to do in Dudley

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Wightwick Manor and Gardens
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Dudley Zoo and Castle ©
Dudley Zoo and Castle
Black Country Living Museum ©
Black Country Living Museum
Wightwick Manor and Gardens ©
Wightwick Manor and Gardens

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Blackpool, United Kingdom

Blackpool ©
Over 12 million people visit Blackpool each year, making it Britain’s top holiday resort and one of its most visited cities overall, second only to London.
You've now added Blackpool Pleasure Beach to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at The Blackpool Tower, see the interesting displays at The Blackpool Tower Dungeon, and then get in on the family fun at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Blackpool, then have some family-friendly fun at Star Attraction, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Blackpool Zoo, and finally don't miss a visit to Blackpool Illuminations.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Blackpool day trip planning website .

Getting from Dudley to Blackpool by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Blackpool can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Kendal.

Things to do in Blackpool

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Blackpool Pleasure Beach ©
Blackpool Pleasure Beach
The Blackpool Tower ©
The Blackpool Tower
Blackpool Zoo ©
Blackpool Zoo

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Kendal, United Kingdom

Kendal ©
Kendal, anciently known as Kirkby in Kendal or Kirkby Kendal, is a market town and civil parish within the South Lakeland District of Cumbria, England. You've now added Levens Hall to your itinerary. On the 16th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Orrest Head, then explore the engaging exhibits at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, then admire the striking features of Levens Hall, and finally explore the historical opulence of Sizergh Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere and then see the interesting displays at Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kendal day trip planning tool .

Getting from Blackpool to Kendal by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Alnwick.

Things to do in Kendal

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Windermere, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
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Levens Hall ©
Levens Hall
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Lake Windermere ©
Lake Windermere

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Alnwick, United Kingdom

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Souter Lighthouse and The Leas as well as Chillingham Castle. Get out of town with these interesting Alnwick side-trips: Holy Island (Lindisfarne Castle & Lindisfarne Priory) and Berwick upon Tweed (Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre & The Elizabethan Walls). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Trinity, and admire the striking features of Cragside House and Gardens.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Alnwick day trip site .

Getting from Kendal to Alnwick by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ayr.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Berwick upon Tweed, Holy Island, Bamburgh, The Parish Church of Saint Peter, Souter Lighthouse and The Leas
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Embleton Bay ©
Embleton Bay
St Aiden Beach ©
St Aiden Beach

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Ayr, United Kingdom

Ayr ©
Ayr is a large town and former Royal Burgh on the west coast of Ayrshire in Scotland. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Culzean Castle. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): see the interesting displays at Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, then relax in the rural setting at Heads of Ayr Farm Park, and then admire the striking features of Culzean Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Blackstone Clydesdales & Dig-a-Day Experience, walk around Ayr Seafront Playpark, and then admire the natural beauty at Burns Monument and Gardens.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ayr trip app .

Getting from Alnwick to Ayr by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a train. September in Ayr sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Roscrea.

Things to do in Ayr

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Blackstone Clydesdales & Dig-a-Day Experience, Culzean Castle
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Culzean Castle ©
Culzean Castle
Heads of Ayr Farm Park ©
Heads of Ayr Farm Park
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum ©
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

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Roscrea, Ireland

Roscrea ©
Roscrea is an historical market town in County Tipperary, Ireland. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Charleville Castle as well as Leap Castle. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Roscrea Castle, then explore the historical opulence of Leap Castle, then grab your bike and head to Bike Park Ireland, and finally explore the historical opulence of Charleville Castle.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Roscrea trip itinerary planner .

Explore your travel options from Ayr to Roscrea with the Route module. In September in Roscrea, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 12°C at night. On the 24th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Roscrea

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Charleville Castle
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Bike Park Ireland ©
Bike Park Ireland
Mount St. Joseph's Abbey ©
Mount St. Joseph's Abbey
Leap Castle ©
Leap Castle

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Dover, United Kingdom

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dover Castle. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Eurotunnel Le Shuttle, then step into the grandiose world of Dover Castle, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The White Cliffs of Dover. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at The Big Cat Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Col.Stephens Railway Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Camber Sands.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Dover trip planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Roscrea to Dover. September in Dover sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Dover

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Col.Stephens Railway Museum, The Big Cat Sanctuary, Eurotunnel Le Shuttle, Camber Sands
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The Big Cat Sanctuary ©
The Big Cat Sanctuary
Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
Secret Wartime Tunnels ©
Secret Wartime Tunnels