32 days in England Itinerary

32 days in England Itinerary

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32 days in England Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  25​h
1
London
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Southampton
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Bath
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Gloucester
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Grasmere
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
York
— 5 nights
train + Fly:  27​h
End: Sydney

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, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the London vacation planner.

Sydney, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -10 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect London to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can take a train to Southampton.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

4
nights
Southampton

Southampton ©
Southampton, on the south coast of England, is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire. Venture out of the city with trips to Hawk Conservancy Trust (in Weyhill), Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). There's still lots to do: race across the water with a speed boat tour, meet the residents at Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking, steep yourself in history at Hospital of St Cross, and take a tour of Steamship Shieldhall.

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Take a train from London to Southampton in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Southampton sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in Southampton

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hospital of St Cross, Wilton House, Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Hawk Conservancy Trust
Highlights from your plan
Hawk Conservancy Trust ©
Hawk Conservancy Trust
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©

5
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Cheltenham (Sandford Parks Lido, Cheltenham Minster, & more), Cotswold Lavender (in Broadway) and Moreton-in-Marsh (Cotswold Archery & Cotswold Falconry Centre). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, delve into the distant past at Tewkesbury Abbey, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and examine the collection at Corinium Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bath trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Southampton to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Moreton-in-Marsh, Tewkesbury Abbey, Cotswold Lavender, The Cotswold Brewing Company
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Cotswold Way ©
Cotswold Way
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle

5
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is a city and district in southwest England, the county city of Gloucestershire. Venture out of the city with trips to Berkeley (Dr Jenner's House, Museum and Garden & Berkeley Castle), Tetbury (Chavenage House & The Royal Gardens at Highgrove) and Malmesbury (Malmesbury Market Cross, Malmesbury Abbey, & more). And it doesn't end there: get outside with Head 4 Heights Ltd, examine the collection at Jet Age Museum, make a trip to Gloucester Docks, and browse the collection at Gloucestershire Archives.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Gloucester online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Bath to Gloucester in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August in Gloucester, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Grasmere.

Things to do in Gloucester

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Malmesbury, Cirencester, Stroud, Berkeley, Tetbury
Highlights from your plan
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range

5
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Get out of town with these interesting Grasmere side-trips: Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale) and Buttermere (in Buttermere). There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, hike along Helm Crag, go deep underground at Honister Slate Mine, and stroll through Hope Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Grasmere vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Gloucester to Grasmere in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Lake District, Alpacaly Ever After, Buttermere Lake, Old Man of Coniston
Highlights from your plan
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Ullswater ©
Ullswater

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Kendal (Kendal Parish Church & Levens Hall). Spend the 28th (Wed) exploring nature at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire. The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Railway Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster, get in on the family fun at York Maze, and explore the ancient world of York City Walls.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the York trip planner .

Getting from Grasmere to York by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in York are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kendal, Lake District National Park Guided Walks
Highlights from your plan
York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum

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