7 days in Egham & Lake District Itinerary

7 days in Egham & Lake District Itinerary

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Egham
— 4 nights
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Bassenthwaite
— 1 night
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Grange-over-Sands
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Egham

— 4 nights
Egham is a Town in the Runnymede borough of Surrey, in the south-east of England. Brooklands Museum and Mercedes-Benz World at Brooklands will appeal to museum buffs. Get in touch with nature at Kingswood Golf & Country Club and Topgolf Surrey. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Egham: The Sculpture Park (in Churt), The Vyne (in Sherborne St. John) and Chawton (Jane Austen's House & St Nicholas Church). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Runnymede Air Forces Memorial, pause for some serene contemplation at Wisley Church, take in nature's colorful creations at Polesden Lacey, and do a tasting at Denbies Wine Estate Ltd.

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London to Egham is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Mon) before leaving for Bassenthwaite.

Things to do in Egham

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trips

Bassenthwaite

— 1 night
On the 22nd (Mon), examine the collection at J.B.Banks and Son Ltd.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Bassenthwaite trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Egham to Bassenthwaite. When traveling from Egham in April, plan for little chillier days in Bassenthwaite, with highs around 12°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Grange-over-Sands.

Things to do in Bassenthwaite

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

Grange-over-Sands

— 1 night
Known for its friendly people and balmy climate, Grange-over-Sands serves as a home base for holidaymakers who come to explore the surrounding area.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): examine the collection at Lakeland Motor Museum, then contemplate the long history of Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Predator Experience, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Paul's Church, Grange over Sands.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Grange-over-Sands trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bassenthwaite to Grange-over-Sands takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Grange-over-Sands

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lake District travel guide

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World heritage site · Specialty Museums · Bodies of Water
A paradise for all lovers of the great outdoors, UNESCO World Heritage-listed Lake District is widely regarded as one of the most stunning areas of natural beauty in the UK. This mountainous region famously served as inspiration for some of the finest works of artists William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Containing the country’s largest national park, the Lake District is England’s top vacation destination for hikers and rock climbers. Nature lovers from around the world linger in this area for days and even weeks, sightseeing in the sweeping landscape of rugged hilltops, glistening lakes, dense forests, and hazy mountaintops. The region abounds in numerous hidden pubs, inns, and hotels, offering not only shelter from the weather, but also first-class dining and drinking options.