7 days in England Itinerary

7 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England holiday maker

Make it your trip
Fly
1
London
— 4 nights
Train
2
Penrith
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Ennerdale Bridge
— 1 day
Drive

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London

— 4 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Get in touch with nature at Speed Boats Tours and Platinum Training. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, steep yourself in history at Houses of Parliament, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

Before you visit London, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Newcastle upon Tyne to London is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In April, daytime highs in London are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Penrith.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Penrith

— 2 nights
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): head outdoors with Greystoke Outdoor Pool and then trek along Hallin Fell. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Helm Crag, take in the dramatic natural features at St Sunday Crag, and then stroll through Aira Force Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Penrith road trip site.

You can take a train from London to Penrith in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from London in April, expect nights in Penrith to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are slightly colder, around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ennerdale Bridge.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Ennerdale Bridge

— 1 day
Ennerdale Bridge is a hamlet in the county of Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take a peaceful walk through Ennerdale Water and then explore the activities along Buttermere Lake.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Ennerdale Bridge trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Penrith to Ennerdale Bridge by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ennerdale Bridge

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

England travel guide

4.4
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.