9 days in England Itinerary

9 days in England Itinerary

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9 days in England Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly + train:  13​h 15​min
1
Bath
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Sandown, Isle of Wight
— 3 nights
ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
London
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: New York City

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 5th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, get a taste of the local shopping with Pulteney Bridge, then look for gifts at Emma Rose Art Works, and finally admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bath online travel planner .

New York City, USA to Bath is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Swanage.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa ©
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa
Pulteney Bridge ©
Pulteney Bridge

1
night
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck

Swanage ©
Swanage is a coastal town and civil parish in the south east of Dorset, England. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Lucy's Farm, then stop by Pursenalities, then explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle, and finally brush up on your military savvy at The Tank Museum.

Discover how to plan a Swanage trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Bath to Swanage by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 52°F, and evening lows to 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sandown.

Things to do in Swanage

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Side Trips

Corfe Castle, The Tank Museum
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The Tank Museum ©
The Tank Museum
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Pursenalities ©
Pursenalities

3
nights
Sandown, Isle of Wight

Sandown ©
Explore hidden gems such as The Garlic Farm and Appley Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Neil Williams photography and Church of St George.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Sandown road trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Swanage to Sandown takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In March in Sandown, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 37°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Sandown

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Shanklin, Newport, Appley Beach, Church of St George, Neil Williams photography
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The Garlic Farm ©
The Garlic Farm
Carisbrooke Castle ©
Carisbrooke Castle
JURASSIC JIM ©
JURASSIC JIM

3
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.
North Laine and Natural History Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at Gustamps and Harrods. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the London holiday planning tool .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Sandown to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry. In March, daytime highs in London are 50°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

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Side Trip

Brighton and Hove
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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