62 days in England Itinerary

62 days in England Itinerary

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62 days in England Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
London
— 7 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Dover
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Norwich
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Cambridge
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h
6
Burford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Bath
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Paignton
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
Bakewell
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
10
Liverpool
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
11
Blackpool
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
12
Keswick
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
13
York
— 6 nights
train + Fly:  27​h
End: Sydney

7
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Windsor Castle and Tate Britain. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, make a trip to Tower Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our London online trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -10 hour difference. In April, London is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Dover.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Windsor Castle
Highlights from your plan
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

2
nights
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Howletts Wild Animal Park, experience rural life at Brogdale Collections, then pause for some serene contemplation at Canterbury Cathedral, and finally squeeze the most out of the city with Canterbury Punting Company. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Walmer Castle and Gardens and then explore the striking landscape at The White Cliffs of Dover.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Dover online trip planner .

Traveling by train from London to Dover takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Dover are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Norwich.

Things to do in Dover

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Canterbury, Walmer Castle and Gardens, Brogdale Collections
Highlights from your plan
Walmer Castle and Gardens ©
Walmer Castle and Gardens
The White Cliffs of Dover ©
The White Cliffs of Dover
Canterbury Cathedral ©
Canterbury Cathedral

2
nights
Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Broads National Park and The Plantation Garden. Get out of town with these interesting Norwich side-trips: Gorleston Beach (in Gorleston-on-Sea) and Blickling Estate (in Blickling). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Norwich Cathedral and identify plant and animal life at Strumpshaw Fen.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Norwich trip builder app .

Getting from Dover to Norwich by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Dover in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Norwich, with lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cambridge.

Things to do in Norwich

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Strumpshaw Fen, Gorleston Beach, Blickling Estate
Highlights from your plan
Gorleston Beach ©
Gorleston Beach
The Broads National Park ©
The Broads National Park
Norwich Cathedral ©
Norwich Cathedral

3
nights
Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Step off the beaten path and head to King's College Chapel and Fitzwilliam Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Burghley House (in Stamford) and Peterborough Cathedral (in Peterborough). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at The River Cam, contemplate the long history of Jesus College, admire the landmark architecture of Anglesey Abbey, and deepen your understanding at Trinity College.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cambridge trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Norwich to Cambridge by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Burghley House, Peterborough Cathedral, IWM Duxford, Anglesey Abbey
Highlights from your plan
Peterborough Cathedral ©
Peterborough Cathedral
King's College Chapel ©
King's College Chapel
The River Cam ©
The River Cam

10
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. Discover out-of-the-way places like Gloucester Cathedral and The MAD Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stratford-upon-Avon: Cheltenham (Cheltenham Racecourse, Proud Lion, & more), St Peter's Church (in Upper Slaughter) and Tewkesbury (Tewkesbury Abbey & Tewkesbury Battlefield). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, contemplate the long history of Shakespeare's Birthplace, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Fab and Faded Antiques Centre, and enjoy breathtaking views from Broadway Tower.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Stratford-upon-Avon day trip app .

Drive from Cambridge to Stratford-upon-Avon in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can drive to Burford.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Parks Historic Sites Spas

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Gloucester, Warwick, Tewkesbury, Broadway Tower
Highlights from your plan
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens ©
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens

2
nights
Burford

Burford ©
Burford is a medieval town on the River Windrush in the Cotswold hills in West Oxfordshire, England. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Model Village, then examine the collection at Corinium Museum, and then stroll around Crickley Hill. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Rollright Stones, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Edward's Church, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Burford trip maker tool .

You can drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Burford in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Burford

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

St. Edward's Church, Crickley Hill, Corinium Museum, Rollright Stones, The Model Village
Highlights from your plan
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Corinium Museum ©
Corinium Museum
St. Edward's Church ©
St. Edward's Church

7
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Brunel's SS Great Britain and The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and West Kennet Long Barrow (in Avebury). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wells Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, and see the interesting displays at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bath trip itinerary app .

Drive from Burford to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Paignton.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Bristol, Glastonbury, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Stonehenge, St. Mary's Church
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

3
nights
Paignton

Paignton ©
Paignton is a seaside town on the coast of Tor Bay in Devon, England. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Coleton Fishacre and Plymouth Hoe. Change things up with these side-trips from Paignton: Bigbury-on-Sea Beach (in Bigbury-on-Sea), Buckfastleigh (Buckfast Abbey & Pennywell Farm) and National Marine Aquarium (in Plymouth). Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Paignton Zoo Environmental Park.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Paignton travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Bath to Paignton in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bakewell.

Things to do in Paignton

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Beaches

Side Trips

Buckfastleigh, Plymouth, Bigbury-on-Sea Beach, Coleton Fishacre
Highlights from your plan
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park ©
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Coleton Fishacre ©
Coleton Fishacre
Plymouth Hoe ©
Plymouth Hoe

3
nights
Bakewell

Bakewell ©
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. Step off the beaten path and head to Lincoln Cathedral and Chatsworth House. Change things up with these side-trips from Bakewell: Lincoln Castle (in Lincoln), Alton Towers Theme Park (in Alton) and Kedleston Hall (in Kedleston). There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Haddon Hall and explore the activities along Ladybower Reservoir.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bakewell trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Paignton to Bakewell takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Bakewell can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Bakewell

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lincoln, Ladybower Reservoir, Alton Towers Theme Park, Kedleston Hall, Digley Reservoir
Highlights from your plan
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Lincoln Cathedral ©
Lincoln Cathedral
Lincoln Castle ©
Lincoln Castle

4
nights
Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Liverpool Cathedral and Merseyside Maritime Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Liverpool side-trips: Greenfield Valley Heritage Park (in Holywell) and Chester (Chester Zoo, Chester Cathedral, & more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museum of Liverpool, get a new perspective on nature at World Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Walker Art Gallery, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Liverpool tour itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Bakewell to Liverpool by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. May in Liverpool sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Blackpool.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Chester, Greenfield Valley Heritage Park
Highlights from your plan
Merseyside Maritime Museum ©
Merseyside Maritime Museum
Liverpool Cathedral
Liverpool Cathedral
Museum of Liverpool
Museum of Liverpool

2
nights
Blackpool

Blackpool ©
Over 12 million people visit Blackpool each year, making it Britain’s top holiday resort and one of its most visited cities overall, second only to London.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at The Blackpool Tower, make a trip to Blackpool Illuminations, and then get in on the family fun at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at Blackpool Zoo.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Blackpool driving holiday planner.

Drive from Liverpool to Blackpool in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Blackpool can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 20th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Keswick.

Things to do in Blackpool

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Blackpool Pleasure Beach ©
Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Blackpool Zoo ©
Blackpool Zoo
The Blackpool Tower ©
The Blackpool Tower

8
nights
Keswick

Keswick ©
Keswick is an English market town and civil parish, historically in Cumberland, and since 1974 in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Orrest Head and Tarn Hows. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Keswick: Hawkshead Brewery (in Staveley), Kendal (Levens Hall, Kendal Castle, & more) and Windermere (Lake Windermere & Treetop Trek). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Aira Force Waterfall, go deep underground at Honister Slate Mine, look for gifts at The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, and don't miss a visit to Castlerigg Stone Circle.

Planning Keswick trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Blackpool to Keswick takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May in Keswick, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Keswick

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kendal, Grasmere, Windermere, Ambleside, Lakeland Motor Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lake Windermere ©
Lake Windermere
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall

6
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 explore the less-touristy side of things at York's Chocolate Story and Yorkshire Air Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around York: Peasholm Park (in Scarborough), The Deep (in Kingston-upon-Hull) and Filey Beach (in Filey). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The York Dungeon, wander the streets of York Shambles, take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls, and steep yourself in history at York Cold War Bunker.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the York itinerary site .

Getting from Keswick to York by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May in York, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Peasholm Park, The Deep, Filey Beach
Highlights from your plan
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York's Chocolate Story ©
York's Chocolate Story
Yorkshire Air Museum ©
Yorkshire Air Museum

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