8 days in England Itinerary

8 days in England Itinerary

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8 days in England Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly + train:  14​h 45​min
1
Bath
— 1 day
train:  1​h 30​min
2
London
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
3
York
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Alnwick
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Indianapolis

1
day
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, then get engrossed in the history at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, and finally admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bath day trip planner.

Indianapolis, USA to Bath is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Indianapolis to Bath, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and then explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Churchill War Rooms, then get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and finally see the interesting displays at Westminster Abbey.

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Take a train from Bath to London in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in June, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

1
night
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.
On the 20th (Thu), have some family-friendly fun at The York Dungeon, then see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of York Minster.

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You can take a train from London to York in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in York can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Alnwick.

Things to do in York

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
The York Dungeon ©
The York Dungeon
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum

3
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): admire the striking features of Cragside House and Gardens, then get engrossed in the history at Grace Darling Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle, and finally step into the grandiose world of National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Barter Books, identify plant and animal life at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and then delve into the distant past at Lindisfarne Priory.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Alnwick vacation planning app .

Traveling by train from York to Alnwick takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from York in June, plan for slightly colder days in Alnwick, with highs around 61°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 49°F. You'll set off for home on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Bamburgh, The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Lindisfarne Priory, Cragside House and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

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