60 days in England Itinerary

60 days in England Itinerary

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60 days in England Itinerary

Start: Newcastle upon Tyne
train:  15​min
1
Durham
— 5 nights
train:  45​min
2
York
— 13 nights
train:  2​h
3
London
— 15 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
4
Bath
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Manchester
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Windermere
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Newcastle upon Tyne

5
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Venture out of the city with trips to Bamburgh (Ross Back Sands Beach & St Aiden Beach), Brough Castle (in Brough) and Falconry Days (in Hexham). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Durham Cathedral, admire the natural beauty at Crook Hall & Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at Seaham Beach, and get your game on at Icarus Simulation Limited.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Durham trip itinerary planning tool .

Newcastle upon Tyne to Durham is an approximately half hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Durham can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to York.

Things to do in Durham

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bamburgh, World War One Soldier Sculpture, Falconry Days, Brough Castle
Highlights from your plan
World War One Soldier Sculpture ©
World War One Soldier Sculpture
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Durham Climbing Centre ©
Durham Climbing Centre

13
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Beverley Minster (in Beverley), Harrogate (Nidderdale Llamas & The Champagne Concept) and Lincoln Cathedral (in Lincoln). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Guildhall, take in the spiritual surroundings of York Minster, and take a stroll through York Shambles.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the York day trip planning tool .

Traveling by train from Durham to York takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, daily temperatures in York can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Doncaster, Harrogate, York Bird of Prey Centre, Live For Today Adventures - Hazlewood Castle, Beverley Minster
Highlights from your plan
The Vulcan Experience ©
The Vulcan Experience
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

15
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.
Go for a jaunt from London to Windsor to see Windsor Castle about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take an in-depth tour of British Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our London tour builder site .

Traveling by train from York to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In December in London, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Windsor Castle
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

6
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Venture out of the city with trips to Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd (in Uley) and Berkeley (St. Mary's Church & Purton Ships Graveyard). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, delve into the lush surroundings at Cirencester Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary The Virgin Church, and don't miss a visit to Frampton Court Estate.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bath trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from London to Bath by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Bath

Wildlife Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Cirencester, Tetbury, Berkeley, Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd, Malmesbury Market Cross
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range

6
nights
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Get out of town with these interesting Stratford-upon-Avon side-trips: Cotswold Clay Club (in Farmington), St Oswald's Church (in Swinbrook) and Church of St Peter & St Paul (in Northleach). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Eadburgha’s Church, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, steep yourself in history at Warwick Castle, and head outdoors with AeroSuperBatics / The Breitling Wingwalkers.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Stratford-upon-Avon day trip site .

You can drive from Bath to Stratford-upon-Avon in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trips

Gloucester, Tewkesbury, Chipping Campden, Winchcombe, Church of St Peter & St Paul
Highlights from your plan
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Cotswold Clay Club ©
Cotswold Clay Club
Jet Age Museum ©
Jet Age Museum

7
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Get out of town with these interesting Manchester side-trips: Stanage Edge (in Hathersage), Ladybower Reservoir (in Bamford) and Chatsworth House (in Bakewell). Pack the 19th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Alton Towers. And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Albert Dock, make a trip to Manchester Town Hall, get your game on at Outpost Paintball, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chester Cathedral.

Plan trip to Manchester with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Manchester in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Fun & Games Theme Parks

Side Trips

Chester, Liverpool, Flightdeck Experience, Manchester Paintball Arena, Ladybower Reservoir
Highlights from your plan
Outpost Paintball ©
Outpost Paintball
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House

7
nights
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Get out of town with these interesting Windermere side-trips: Bowfell (in Seascale), Castlerigg Stone Circle (in Castlerigg) and Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale). There's lots more to do: enjoy some diversion at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, explore the activities along Derwentwater, and take in the awesome beauty at Old Man of Coniston.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Windermere trip planning site .

You can drive from Manchester to Windermere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. On the 29th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Ambleside, Keswick, Grasmere, Bowfell, Alpacaly Ever After
Highlights from your plan
Helm Crag ©
Helm Crag
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

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