36 days in England Itinerary

36 days in England Itinerary

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36 days in England Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+2
Fly + foot + train:  25​h
1
Warwick
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Cirencester
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Bath
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Amesbury
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Newquay
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  4​h 45​min
6
Kendal
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Buttermere
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
York
— 5 nights
train:  2​h
9
London
— 5 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Sydney

1
night
Warwick

Warwick ©
Warwick is the county town of Warwickshire, England. On the 26th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle, then contemplate the long history of Collegiate Church of St Mary's, and then contemplate the long history of Guy's Cliffe. Keep things going the next day: get all the information you need at Old Court House, learn about all things military at The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum (Royal Warwickshire), don't miss a visit to Lord Leycester Hospital, then steep yourself in history at Charlecote Mill, and finally head outdoors with The Knights of Middle England.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Warwick trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Warwick is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Sydney in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Warwick, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Cirencester.

Things to do in Warwick

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums
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Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Collegiate Church of St Mary's ©
Collegiate Church of St Mary's
Guy's Cliffe ©
Guy's Cliffe

4
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Get outdoors at Head 4 Heights Ltd and The Cotswold Range. Visit Sudeley Castle and St Mary's Church for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Cirencester side-trips: Avebury Stone Circle (in Avebury), St Oswald's Church (in Swinbrook) and St. Edward's Church (in Stow-on-the-Wold). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Chavenage House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Peter & St Paul, choose your vessel at Boat Rentals, and identify plant and animal life at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Cirencester visit planning app .

Traveling by car from Warwick to Cirencester takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Cirencester

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Burford, Winchcombe, St. Mary's Church, Church of St Peter & St Paul, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
Highlights from your plan
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Popular historic sites such as The Roman Baths and Bath Abbey are in your itinerary. Hailes Abbey and Tewkesbury Abbey are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Bath side-trips: Gloucester (St. Nicholas' Church, Severn Bore, & more), Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham) and Holy Innocents Church (in Highnam). There's much more to do: hike along Cotswold Way, appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village, contemplate the long history of Belas Knap, and pause for some serene contemplation at Old Baptist Chapel.

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Drive from Cirencester to Bath in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Amesbury.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Gloucester, Tewkesbury, Cheltenham, Cotswold Way, Wells Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
Tewkesbury Abbey ©
Tewkesbury Abbey

1
night
Amesbury

Amesbury ©
Amesbury is a town and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. On the 5th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Stonehenge.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Amesbury trip planning website .

You can drive from Bath to Amesbury in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Newquay.

Things to do in Amesbury

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

4
nights
Newquay

Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
St. Michael's Mount and Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at St. Just in Roseland Church and Tintagel Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Newquay: Godrevy Beach (in Gwithian), Eden Project (in Bodelva) and Mortehoe (Barricane Beach & Walk - Morte Point Trail). The adventure continues: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour and head outdoors with Kernow Coasteering.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Newquay trip website .

Traveling by car from Amesbury to Newquay takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Kendal.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Woolacombe, St Just-in-Roseland Church, Kernow Coasteering, Tintagel Castle, St. Michael's Mount
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
St Just-in-Roseland Church ©
St Just-in-Roseland Church

4
nights
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. Get some historical perspective at Loughrigg Fell and Stott Park Bobbin Mill. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Townend and Tarn Hows. Change things up with these side-trips from Kendal: Holker Hall & Gardens (in Grange-over-Sands) and Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House (in Hawkshead). Spend the 11th (Wed) exploring nature at Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire. Next up on the itinerary: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jesus Church, explore the historical opulence of Sizergh Castle, and trek along Brant Fell Above the Bustle.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kendal online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Newquay to Kendal takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Buttermere.

Things to do in Kendal

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Windermere, Grange-over-Sands, Troutbeck, Ambleside, Brant Fell Above the Bustle
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Loughrigg Fell ©
Loughrigg Fell

5
nights
Buttermere

Buttermere
Escape the urban bustle at Helvellyn and Catbells Lakeland Walk. Do some cultural sightseeing at Muncaster Castle and Castlerigg Stone Circle. Explore Buttermere's surroundings by going to Helm Crag (in Grasmere), Old Man of Coniston (in Coniston) and St Sunday Crag (in Patterdale).

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Buttermere trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Kendal to Buttermere in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to York.

Things to do in Buttermere

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Keswick, Alpacaly Ever After, Helm Crag, St Sunday Crag, Old Man of Coniston
Highlights from your plan
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

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.
Get some cultural insight at York Minster and Chatsworth House. Your inner history buff will appreciate York City Walls and Durham Heritage Coast. Explore York's surroundings by going to Ladybower Reservoir (in Bamford), Fountains Abbey (in Ripon) and Durham Cathedral (in Durham). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, admire the striking features of Merchant Adventurers' Hall, shop like a local with York Shambles, and contemplate the long history of Treasurer's House.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the York trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Buttermere to York in 3 hours. In September in York, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Durham, Ladybower Reservoir, Chatsworth House, York Bird of Prey Centre, Fountains Abbey
Highlights from your plan
York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London. Westminster Abbey and Natural History Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds London, admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament, and step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our London route planning app .

You can take a train from York to London in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In September, daytime highs in London are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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