7 days in Nottinghamshire Itinerary

7 days in Nottinghamshire Itinerary

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7 days in Nottinghamshire Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  25 h
1
Nottingham
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Retford
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  28 h
End: Adelaide

1
night
Nottingham

Nottingham ©
With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
On the 16th (Tue), Head underground at City of Caves, take an in-depth tour of National Justice Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Hawks Of Steele. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery, admire the striking features of Wollaton Hall and Park, then contemplate the long history of The Workhouse, Southwell, and finally see the interesting displays at William Booth Birthplace Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nottingham itinerary planner.

Adelaide, Australia to Nottingham is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Adelaide to Nottingham due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Adelaide in June, expect Nottingham to be somewhat warmer, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Retford.

Things to do in Nottingham

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Newark-on-Trent
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Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery ©
Wollaton Hall and Park ©
Wollaton Hall and Park
National Justice Museum ©
National Justice Museum

3
nights
Retford

Retford ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stroll around Sherwood Forest and then get in on the family fun at Sundown Adventureland. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Rufford Abbey Country Park and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Clumber Park.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Retford vacation planning site .

Drive from Nottingham to Retford in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Retford can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Retford

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sherwood Forest, Rufford Abbey Country Park, West Stockwith Lock, Clumber Park
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Clumber Park ©
Clumber Park
Rufford Abbey Country Park ©
Rufford Abbey Country Park
West Stockwith Lock ©
West Stockwith Lock