46 days in England Itinerary

46 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England trip itinerary planner

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Fly to London Heathrow, Train to Bath
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Bath
— 1 night
Drive
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Wells
— 3 nights
Drive
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Woolacombe
— 1 night
Drive
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Tintagel
— 1 day
Drive
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Penzance
— 2 nights
Taxi
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Marazion
— 1 night
Drive
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Lizard
— 1 night
Drive
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Falmouth
— 2 nights
Drive
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Plymouth
— 1 night
Drive
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Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive
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Okehampton
— 2 nights
Drive
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Exeter
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bridport
— 2 nights
Drive
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West Lulworth
— 4 nights
Drive
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Corfe Castle
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sherborne
— 3 nights
Drive
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Salisbury
— 6 nights
Drive
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Amesbury
— 2 nights
Drive
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Avebury
— 3 nights
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Bath

— 1 night

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You've now added Pulteney Bridge to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Pulteney Bridge. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bath vacation planner.

Indianapolis, USA to Bath is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Indianapolis to Bath. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Mon) before leaving for Wells.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Wells

— 3 nights
Wells is a cathedral city and civil parish in the Mendip district of Somerset, on the southern edge of the Mendip Hills. Your day by day itinerary now includes Wells Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Vicar's Close, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wells Cathedral, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Bishop's Palace and Gardens.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Wells road trip tool.

You can drive from Bath to Wells in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Wells can reach 48°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Woolacombe.

Things to do in Wells

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Woolacombe

— 1 night
Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. Your day by day itinerary now includes Walk - Morte Point Trail. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): hike along Walk - Morte Point Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Woolacombe Beach, and then kick back and relax at Barricane Beach.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Woolacombe online journey planner.

Drive from Wells to Woolacombe in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. March in Woolacombe sees daily highs of 50°F and lows of 38°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tintagel.

Things to do in Woolacombe

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Beaches

Tintagel

— 1 day
Tintagel or Trevena is a civil parish and village situated on the Atlantic coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Tintagel Castle has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): go for a walk through Tintagel King Arthur Walk - South West Coast Path, step into the grandiose world of Tintagel Castle, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Merlin's Cave.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tintagel trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Woolacombe to Tintagel takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Penzance.

Things to do in Tintagel

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Penzance

— 2 nights
Penzance is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom. Minack Theatre has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Porthcurno Beach, catch a live performance at Minack Theatre, then make a trip to Merry Maidens, and finally head outdoors with Kernow Coasteering. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): go deep underground at Geevor Tin Mine and then trek along South West Coast Path - Penzance to Marazion.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Penzance trip planner.

Getting from Tintagel to Penzance by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. In March, daily temperatures in Penzance can reach 50°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. On the 8th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Marazion.

Things to do in Penzance

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marazion

— 1 night
Marazion is a civil parish and town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Your day by day itinerary now includes St. Michael's Mount. On the 8th (Sun), step off the mainland to explore St. Michael's Mount.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Marazion using our trip planner.

Marazion is just a stone's throw from Penzance. In March, plan for daily highs up to 50°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Lizard.

Things to do in Marazion

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Lizard

— 1 night
The Lizard is a peninsula in southern Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): make a trip to National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove and then explore the activities along Coverack Harbour. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Mullion Cliffs National Nature Reserve, then take in the pleasant sights at South West Coast Path Walk- Mullion Cove to Lizard Point & Village, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Gunwalloe Church Cove Beach.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lizard trip itinerary site.

Drive from Marazion to Lizard in an hour. In March, daytime highs in Lizard are 50°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Falmouth.

Things to do in Lizard

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Falmouth

— 2 nights
Falmouth is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. You've now added Pendennis Castle to your itinerary.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Falmouth holiday maker.

Getting from Lizard to Falmouth by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in March, and nighttime lows around 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Plymouth.

Things to do in Falmouth

Parks · Trails · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Plymouth

— 1 night

Spirit of Discovery

Once an important departure point for immigrants sailing for the New World, Plymouth is now mostly known for being one of the world’s most impressive natural harbors.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): wander the streets of The Barbican. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Plymbridge Woods and then cruise along Plym Valley Railway.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Plymouth online trip planner.

You can drive from Falmouth to Plymouth in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in Plymouth

Neighborhoods · Parks · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Torquay

— 2 nights

English Riviera

Torquay is a seaside town in Devon, England, part of the unitary authority area of Torbay. Your day by day itinerary now includes Kents Cavern. On the 13th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Corbyn Headland and then contemplate the waterfront views at Torquay Harbour (Inner Dock).

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Torquay online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Plymouth to Torquay in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Okehampton.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Okehampton

— 2 nights
Okehampton is a town and civil parish in West Devon in the English county of Devon. Your day by day itinerary now includes Okehampton Castle. When in Okehampton, make a side trip to see RHS Garden Rosemoor in Great Torrington, approximately Great Torrington away. There's still lots to do: stroll through The Granite Way, hunt for treasures at Tavistock Pannier Market, explore the historical opulence of Castle Drogo, and let the kids burn off some steam at Simmons Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Okehampton day trip planning website.

Drive from Torquay to Okehampton in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Exeter.

Things to do in Okehampton

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Exeter

— 3 nights
Exeter is a cathedral city in Devon England with a population of. On the 18th (Wed), pause for some photo ops at Exeter Cathedral. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Clyston Mill and then explore the historical opulence of Haldon Belvedere (Lawrence Castle).

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Exeter driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Okehampton to Exeter takes an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bridport.

Things to do in Exeter

Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Bridport

— 2 nights
Bridport is a market town in Dorset, England, situated approximately 1.5mi inland from the English Channel near the confluence of the small River Brit and its tributary the Asker. You've now added Golden Cap Estate to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Bridport Museum, then head outdoors with fossilwalks.com, then identify plant and animal life at Golden Cap Estate, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Blue Sky Gallery. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Charmouth Beach, then get a new perspective on nature at Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre, then explore the world behind art at Artwave West Gallery, and finally explore the activities along West Bay Harbour.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bridport trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Exeter to Bridport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to West Lulworth.

Things to do in Bridport

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

West Lulworth

— 4 nights
Jurassic Coast has been added to your itinerary.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the West Lulworth trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Bridport to West Lulworth in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Corfe Castle.

Things to do in West Lulworth

Parks · Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Corfe Castle

— 3 nights
Your day by day itinerary now includes Corfe Castle.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Corfe Castle trip itinerary maker tool.

Corfe Castle is very close to West Lulworth. March in Corfe Castle sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 36°F at night. You will leave for Sherborne on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Corfe Castle

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Sherborne

— 3 nights
Sherborne is a market town and civil parish in north west Dorset, in South West England. Your day by day itinerary now includes Sherborne Abbey. Step out of Sherborne with an excursion to Montacute House in Montacute--about 30 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at Global Images Gallery, get your game on at South West Karting, experience rural life at Cary Alpacas, and see the interesting displays at Haynes International Motor Museum.

Plan my day in Sherborne using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Corfe Castle to Sherborne in an hour. In March, daytime highs in Sherborne are 52°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Salisbury.

Things to do in Sherborne

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Salisbury

— 6 nights
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. You've now added Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta to your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Salisbury: Insight Activities (in Fordingbridge), Imber Range Perimeter Path (in Westbury) and Ringwood (Ringwood Meeting House & History Centre & Ringwood Brewery). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Boscombe Down Aviation Collection, have some family-friendly fun at Ultimate Race Car Experience, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Hingstons of Wilton antiques, and contemplate the long history of Old Sarum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Salisbury day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Sherborne to Salisbury takes 1.5 hours. In April in Salisbury, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 39°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Amesbury.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Amesbury

— 2 nights
You've now added Stonehenge to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Danebury Iron Age Hillfort, then stroll through Army Flying Museum, and then relax in the rural setting at Cholderton Rare Breeds Farm. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Durrington Walls, then take an unorthodox tour of Stonehenge, then contemplate the long history of Woodhenge, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Figsbury Ring.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Amesbury online holiday maker.

Amesbury is just a short distance from Salisbury. Expect a daytime high around 56°F in April, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Avebury.

Things to do in Amesbury

Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Avebury

— 3 nights
You've now added Avebury Stone Circle to your itinerary.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Avebury planning site.

You can drive from Amesbury to Avebury in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Avebury

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

England travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites
A trip through England is a trip through world history, and few places in the world offer such a diverse variety of places to visit, activities, and experiences. The sprawling urban areas surrounding the capital city offer countless sightseeing opportunities, such as museums and historical sites, as well as some of the best shopping, nightlife, and culinary options in the world. To truly experience this country steeped in centuries of history, try to make time to explore the sweeping countryside, where you can enjoy the warm hospitality of small villages and explore the ancient remains of once-powerful societies. England boasts an outstanding transportation system, and many visitors find that even a short train ride through the country’s landscape of rolling hills and plains can be a highlight of their entire vacation. However you choose to move about, remember that in this compact country you’re never very far from a bustling town, where modern pubs, shops, and restaurants await to be explored.