42 days in England Itinerary

42 days in England Itinerary

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42 days in England Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
+2
Fly + subway + train:  13​h 15​min
1
York
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Portinscale
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Grange-over-Sands
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Cirencester
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Bath
— 7 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
6
London
— 8 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Ahmedabad

7
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 a sense of the local culture at Durham Heritage Coast and Chatsworth House. Escape the urban bustle at Ladybower Reservoir and Holly Hagg. Change things up with these side-trips from York: Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill (in Castleton), Stanage Edge (in Hathersage) and Durham Cathedral (in Durham). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, stroll through Kinder Scout, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster, and explore the ancient world of York City Walls.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the York trip builder site .

Ahmedabad, India to York is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Ahmedabad to York. When traveling from Ahmedabad in January, plan for much colder days in York, with highs around 7°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in York

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Durham, Holly Hagg, Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill, Ladybower Reservoir, Kinder Scout
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Holly Hagg ©
Holly Hagg
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House

6
nights
Portinscale

Portinscale
Get outdoors at Seascale Beach and Sheffield Pike. Visit Castle Crag and St John's in the Vale for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portinscale: Haweswater Reservoir (in Burn Banks), Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall (in Eskdale) and Angle Tarn (in Great Langdale).

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Portinscale route planner.

You can drive from York to Portinscale in 2.5 hours. In February in Portinscale, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Grange-over-Sands.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Lake District, Seascale, Buttermere, Grange-in-Borrowdale, Catbells Lakeland Walk
Highlights from your plan
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

6
nights
Grange-over-Sands

Grange-over-Sands ©
Escape the urban bustle at Silecroft Beach and Loughrigg Fell. Get out of town with these interesting Grange-over-Sands side-trips: Kentmere Horseshoe (in Kentmere), Sandscale Haws National Nature Reserve (in Barrow-in-Furness) and Sea to Sea (C2C) (in Windermere). There's still lots to do: hike along Hodge Close Trail, explore the fascinating underground world of Cathedral Quarry (Cathedral Cave), explore the striking landscape of Lake District National Park Guided Walks - Walks to Inspire, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Conishead Priory.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Grange-over-Sands tour planner .

Drive from Portinscale to Grange-over-Sands in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Ambleside, Haverigg Beach, Sandscale Haws National Nature Reserve, Cathedral Quarry (Cathedral Cave), Kentmere Horseshoe
Highlights from your plan
Silecroft Beach ©
Silecroft Beach
Loughrigg Fell ©
Loughrigg Fell

6
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Get in touch with nature at AeroSuperBatics / The Breitling Wingwalkers and Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Mary's Church and All Saints Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Cirencester: WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge), Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh) and Stroudwater Navigation (in Stroud). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with The Cotswold Range, play a few rounds at Feldon Valley, Cotswolds, delve into the lush surroundings at Cirencester Park, and identify plant and animal life at Elemental Sculpture Park.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Cirencester trip planner .

Traveling by car from Grange-over-Sands to Cirencester takes 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bath.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Stroud, Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd, Malmesbury Market Cross, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, St. Mary's Church
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd ©
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd

7
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Roman Baths and Somerset Crafts. Stonehenge and Longleat will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham), Gloucester (St. Nicholas' Church, Eastgate Viewing Chamber, & more) and Wells Cathedral (in Wells). There's lots more to do: relax in the rural setting at Marshfield Farm Ice Cream, trek along Cotswold Way, steep yourself in history at Old Baptist Chapel, and examine the collection at Bugatti Trust Visitor Center.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bath online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Cirencester to Bath in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Gloucester, Cheltenham, Glastonbury, Wells Cathedral, Old Baptist Chapel
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

8
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral. Get some cultural insight at National Gallery and Buckingham Palace. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, make a trip to Tower of London, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the London trip planner .

Getting from Bath to London by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March in London, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

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

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