9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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9 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Oundle
1
Oundle
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Bakewell
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Birmingham
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
4
Oxford
— 2 nights
End: Oxford

1
night
Oundle

Oundle ©
Oundle is a town on the River Nene in Northamptonshire, England, which had a population of 5,735 at the 2011 census. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): meet the residents at Hamerton Zoo Park and then stop by The Pickled Village.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Oundle online journey planner .

If you are flying in from Thailand, the closest major airports are London Stansted Airport, London Luton Airport, East Midlands Airport and Birmingham International Airport. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 23rd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bakewell.

Things to do in Oundle

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Shopping

Side Trips

The Pickled Village, Weldon Viaduct, Hamerton Zoo Park
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Hamerton Zoo Park ©
Hamerton Zoo Park

3
nights
Bakewell

Bakewell ©
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Alton Towers and Yorkshire Wildlife Park. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Monsal Trail, make a trip to Holy Trinity Parish Church, and take in the exciting artwork at Chatsworth House.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bakewell trip planner .

Traveling by car from Oundle to Bakewell takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Bakewell

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Alton Towers Theme Park, Yorkshire Wildlife Park
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Monsal Trail ©
Monsal Trail
Alton Towers Theme Park
Alton Towers Theme Park
Yorkshire Wildlife Park ©
Yorkshire Wildlife Park

2
nights
Birmingham

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): examine the collection at Cadbury World and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Sea Life Centre.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Birmingham visit website .

Drive from Bakewell to Birmingham in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May in Birmingham, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Oxford.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Room Escape Games
Cadbury World ©
Cadbury World
National Sea Life Centre ©
National Sea Life Centre

2
nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Christ Church Cathedral and then see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology. Keep things going the next day: sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Oxford online holiday planner .

Traveling by train from Birmingham to Oxford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Oxford, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Oxford

Tours Breweries & Distilleries Museums

Side Trip

Cotswolds Distillery
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Walking tours

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