6 days in England Itinerary

6 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in England Itinerary

Start: Edinburgh
train:  2​h 30​min
1
York
— 1 night
train:  2​h
2
London
— 2 nights
Drive + ferry:  2​h 30​min
3
Sandown, Isle of Wight
— 1 night
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Bath
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Edinburgh

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, then step into the grandiose world of Castle Howard, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster, and finally examine the collection at National Railway Museum.

Plan my trip to York with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Edinburgh to York is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. August in York sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
Highlights from your plan
York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
Castle Howard ©
Castle Howard
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum

2
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.
On the 16th (Thu), learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, take an in-depth tour of British Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, then explore the galleries of Churchill War Rooms, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

Plan my trip to London with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by train from York to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Sandown.

Things to do in London

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

1
night
Sandown, Isle of Wight

Sandown ©
On the 18th (Sat), get a taste of the local shopping with The Garlic Farm, steep yourself in history at Arreton Barns, then explore the historical opulence of Carisbrooke Castle, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Shanklin Chine.

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

You can do a combination of car and ferry from London to Sandown in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Sandown are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Corfe Castle.

Things to do in Sandown

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Arreton Barns, Carisbrooke Castle, Shanklin Chine
Highlights from your plan
Carisbrooke Castle ©
Carisbrooke Castle
The Garlic Farm ©
The Garlic Farm
Shanklin Chine ©
Shanklin Chine

1
night
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck

Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle is a fortification standing above the village of the same name on the Isle of Purbeck in the English county of Dorset. On the 19th (Sun), cool off at Dorset Waterpark, learn about all things military at The Tank Museum, then take in the dramatic natural features at Lulworth Cove, and finally explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle.

Start your trip to Corfe Castle by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Sandown to Corfe Castle by combination of car and ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Corfe Castle can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Corfe Castle

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

The Tank Museum, Lulworth Cove
Highlights from your plan
The Tank Museum ©
The Tank Museum
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Lulworth Cove ©
Lulworth Cove

1
day
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
On the 20th (Mon), admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, examine the collection at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, then snap pictures at Pulteney Bridge, then explore the galleries of The Roman Baths, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bath road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Corfe Castle to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa ©
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath

Similar Plans

7 days in England BY A USER FROM INDIA June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in England BY A USER FROM THAILAND October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in England BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in England BY A USER FROM HONG KONG July, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in England BY A USER FROM MEXICO June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in England & Edinburgh BY A USER FROM THAILAND April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans