16 days in England Itinerary

16 days in England Itinerary

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1
Eastbourne
— 1 night
2
Newport, Isle of Wight
— 2 nights
3
Bodmin
— 2 nights
4
Woolacombe
— 2 nights
5
Bowness-on-Windermere
— 2 nights
6
York
— 2 nights
7
Norwich
— 2 nights
8
Cambridge
— 2 nights

1
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Eastbourne

Eastbourne ©
Eastbourne is a town, seaside resort and borough in the non-metropolitan county of East Sussex on the south coast of England, 19mi east of Brighton. On the 9th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Beachy Head. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Bodiam Castle, visit Old Town Hastings, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Battle Abbey and Battlefield.

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Milan, Italy to Eastbourne is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Eastbourne is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Milan in July, things will get slightly colder in Eastbourne: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Eastbourne

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trips

Bodiam Castle, Old Town Hastings, Battle Abbey and Battlefield
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Beachy Head ©
Beachy Head
Bodiam Castle ©
Bodiam Castle
Battle Abbey and Battlefield ©
Battle Abbey and Battlefield

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Newport, Isle of Wight

Newport ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Carisbrooke Castle, take in nature's colorful creations at Godshill Model Village, thenidentify plant and animal life at The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, and finally get your game on at Wight Karting. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Monkey Haven, thenmake a trip to Isle of Wight Steam Railway, thenadmire the masterpieces at Brading Roman Villa, and finally contemplate the long history of Bembridge Windmill.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Newport sightseeing planner.

Drive from Eastbourne to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Bodmin.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wight Karting, The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, Bembridge Windmill, Godshill Model Village, Isle of Wight Steam Railway
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Brading Roman Villa ©
Brading Roman Villa
Bembridge Windmill ©
Bembridge Windmill
Carisbrooke Castle ©
Carisbrooke Castle

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Bodmin

Bodmin ©
Bodmin is a civil parish and historic town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. On the 13th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Screech Owl Sanctuary, thenget engrossed in the history at Shipwreck Treasure Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Lanhydrock House and Garden. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Perranporth Beach, brush up on your military savvy at Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum, and then examine the collection at The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bodmin road trip tool.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Newport to Bodmin takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Woolacombe.

Things to do in Bodmin

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Screech Owl Sanctuary, The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, Shipwreck Treasure Museum, Perranporth Beach, Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum
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Lanhydrock House and Garden ©
Lanhydrock House and Garden
Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum ©
Shipwreck Treasure Museum ©
Shipwreck Treasure Museum

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Woolacombe

Woolacombe ©
Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Valley of the Rocks, see the interesting displays at Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Woolacombe Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of 83 The Gallery and then find something for the whole family at The Milky Way Adventure Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Woolacombe road trip site.

Getting from Bodmin to Woolacombe by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Woolacombe can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bowness-on-Windermere.

Things to do in Woolacombe

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Clovelly, Valley of the Rocks, Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum
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The Milky Way Adventure Park ©
The Milky Way Adventure Park
Valley of the Rocks ©
Valley of the Rocks

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Bowness-on-Windermere

Bowness-on-Windermere ©
Bowness-on-Windermere is a town in South Lakeland, Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Aira Force Waterfall, thencontemplate the long history of Castlerigg Stone Circle, thenlook for gifts at The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, and finally see the interesting displays at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Lakeland Motor Museum, explore the activities along Lake Windermere, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bowness-on-Windermere journey planner.

Drive from Woolacombe to Bowness-on-Windermere in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to York.

Things to do in Bowness-on-Windermere

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lakeland Motor Museum, Lake Windermere, The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, Aira Force Waterfall, Castlerigg Stone Circle
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Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall
Lakeland Motor Museum ©
Lakeland Motor Museum
Castlerigg Stone Circle ©
Castlerigg Stone Circle

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The York Dungeon, thenexplore the ancient world of Fountains Abbey, and then steep yourself in history at Rievaulx Abbey. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum, thenkick back and relax at Scarborough Beach, and then step into the grandiose world of Scarborough Castle.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read York attractions planning app.

Traveling by car from Bowness-on-Windermere to York takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daily temperatures in York can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Norwich.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Scarborough, Fountains Abbey, Rievaulx Abbey, Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum
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Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum ©
Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum
The York Dungeon ©
The York Dungeon

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Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): contemplate the long history of Blickling Estate, thensteep yourself in history at Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate, thendon't miss a visit to Elm Hill, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Norwich Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, stop by Merrivale Model VIllage, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Gorleston Beach.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Norwich tour itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from York to Norwich in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In July in Norwich, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Cambridge.

Things to do in Norwich

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Yarmouth, Blickling Estate
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Norwich Cathedral ©
Norwich Cathedral
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate ©
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate
Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery ©
Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery

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Cambridge

Cambridge ©
Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): steep yourself in history at Oliver Cromwell's House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ely Cathedral, thenexplore the world behind art at Fitzwilliam Museum, thenbrush up on your military savvy at IWM Duxford, and finally steep yourself in history at St. John's College. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Ickworth and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at King's College Chapel.

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Traveling by car from Norwich to Cambridge takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Cambridge, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cambridge

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Ely, Ickworth, IWM Duxford
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Ely Cathedral ©
Ely Cathedral
Oliver Cromwell's House ©
Oliver Cromwell's House
St. John's College ©
St. John's College

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