6 days in England Itinerary

6 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England itinerary maker

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Wakefield
— 1 night
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The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield
— 2 nights
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Congleton
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Chester
— 1 night
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Kendal
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Grasmere
— 1 night
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Wakefield

— 1 night
Wakefield is a city in West Yorkshire, England, on the River Calder and the eastern edge of the Pennines, which had a population of 77,512 at the 2011 census.Wakefield was dubbed the "Merrie City" in the Middle Ages and in 1538 John Leland described it as, "a very quick market town and meately large; well served of fish and flesh both from sea and by rivers... On the 19th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Pot House Hamlet, then walk around Locke Park, and then hike along Walton Colliery Nature Park.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Wakefield tour itinerary builder site.

Edinburgh to Wakefield is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Wakefield are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield.

Things to do in Wakefield

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails

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The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield

— 2 nights
The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield, more colloquially known as Sutton Coldfield or simply Sutton, is a town and civil parish in Birmingham, West Midlands, England. To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield driving holiday app.

Traveling by car from Wakefield to The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Tue) before leaving for Congleton.

Things to do in The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield

Theme Parks · Parks
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Congleton

Congleton is a town and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. Quarry Bank Mill & Chapel Woods has been added to your itinerary. On the 22nd (Tue), see the interesting displays at Quarry Bank Mill & Chapel Woods.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Congleton route builder.

You can drive from The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield to Congleton in 1.5 hours. In June in Congleton, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Chester.

Things to do in Congleton

Museums

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Chester

— 1 night
Chester is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales. To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Chester tour builder site.

You can drive from Congleton to Chester in an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Chester can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kendal.

Things to do in Chester

Nightlife · Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games

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. For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Kendal trip site.

Getting from Chester to Kendal by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Grasmere.

Things to do in Kendal

Parks · Nightlife · Outdoors · Shopping

Grasmere

— 1 night
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take in the pleasant sights at Lancrigg - Wordsworths Woodland Walks and then admire the natural beauty at Wordsworth Daffodil Garden.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Grasmere trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Kendal to Grasmere by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

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.