13 days in England Itinerary

13 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brussels
Train:  2 h 15 min
1
London
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
St Ives
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Bideford
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
5
Norwich
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  4 h 15 min
End: Brussels

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The British Museum and Churchill War Rooms. Kids will appreciate attractions like National Gallery and St. Paul's Cathedral. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Tower of London, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the London trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to London is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to London is minus 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in London

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

3
nights
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Arundel Castle and Gardens and Corfe Castle. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Stonehenge and Model Village Gardens & Cafe. Venture out of the city with trips to Arundel Cathedral (in Arundel), Dorset Adventure Park (in Corfe Castle) and Winchester Cathedral (in Winchester). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chichester Cathedral.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Portsmouth trip planner.

You can drive from London to Portsmouth in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. May in Portsmouth sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to go by car to St Ives.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Corfe Castle, Arundel, Stonehenge, Chichester Cathedral, Winchester Cathedral
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Arundel Castle and Gardens ©
Arundel Castle and Gardens
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Dorset Adventure Park ©
Dorset Adventure Park

2
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): have fun and explore at Pirate's Quest, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Perranporth Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Carbis Bay Beach. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Porthmeor Beach, thenexplore the world behind art at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Porthminster Beach.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read St Ives trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Portsmouth to St Ives by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Bideford.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Pirate's Quest, Perranporth Beach
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Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach
Carbis Bay Beach ©
Carbis Bay Beach
Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach

2
nights
Bideford

Bideford ©
Bideford is a historic port town on the estuary of the River Torridge in north Devon, south-west England. On the 3rd (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Westward Ho Beach and then get in on the family fun at The Big Sheep.. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Saunton Beach and then stroll through Woolacombe Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bideford road trip app.

Getting from St Ives to Bideford by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Norwich.

Things to do in Bideford

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Woolacombe Beach, Saunton Beach
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Westward Ho Beach ©
Westward Ho Beach
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Saunton Beach ©
Saunton Beach

2
nights
Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
On the 5th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Gorleston Beach, take an in-depth tour of Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Norwich Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Blickling Estate and then contemplate the long history of Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Norwich trip planner.

You can drive from Bideford to Norwich in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Norwich

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Gorleston Beach, Blickling Estate
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 6:
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Gorleston Beach ©
Gorleston Beach
Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery ©
Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate ©
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate

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