37 days in England Itinerary

37 days in England Itinerary

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Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Newquay
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Exeter
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
3
Bath
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Weymouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Portsmouth
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Eastbourne
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
7
London
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
8
Norwich
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
9
York
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
10
Bamburgh
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Philadelphia

3
nights
Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
You'll explore and learn at Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum and Penlee House Gallery & Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lanhydrock House and Garden and Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden. Explore Newquay's surroundings by going to Trebah Garden (in Mawnan Smith), Falmouth (Pendennis Castle & National Maritime Museum Cornwall) and Porthminster Beach (in St Ives). There's lots more to do: stroll through Perranporth Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Carbis Bay Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Screech Owl Sanctuary.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Newquay online travel planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Newquay is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Philadelphia to Newquay. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Exeter.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Falmouth, St Ives, Perranporth Beach, Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum
Find places to stay May 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Lanhydrock House and Garden ©
Lanhydrock House and Garden
Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum ©
Perranporth Beach ©
Perranporth Beach

4
nights
Exeter

Exeter ©
Exeter is a cathedral city in Devon England with a population of. You'll get in some beach time at Woolacombe Beach and Barricane Beach. Get in touch with nature at Westward Ho Beach and Kents Cavern. Change things up with these side-trips from Exeter: Dunster Castle (in Dunster), Beer Quarry Caves (in Beer) and The Donkey Sanctuary (in Sidmouth). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Coleton Fishacre, take in nature's colorful creations at Greenway House, and admire the striking features of Exeter Cathedral.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Exeter trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Newquay to Exeter takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in Exeter

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Woolacombe, Dartmouth, Dunster Castle, Kents Cavern, Westward Ho Beach
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 3:
Highlights from your plan
Greenway House ©
Greenway House
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Dunster Castle ©
Dunster Castle

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your inner history buff will appreciate The Roman Baths and Gloucester Cathedral. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wells Cathedral and Cotswold Motoring Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Bugatti Trust Visitor Center (in Gotherington), The Cotswold Brewing Company (in Bourton-on-the-Water) and Barnbury (in Winchcombe). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Tewkesbury Abbey, contemplate the long history of The Bishop's Palace and Gardens, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, and see the interesting displays at Haynes International Motor Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bath trip maker website.

Take a train from Exeter to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Weymouth.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Wells, Gloucester, Bourton-on-the-Water, Bugatti Trust Visitor Center, Haynes International Motor Museum
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
Haynes International Motor Museum ©
Haynes International Motor Museum

3
nights
Weymouth

Weymouth ©
Weymouth is a seaside town in Dorset, England, situated on a sheltered bay at the mouth of the River Wey on the English Channel coast. Step out of the city life by going to Lulworth Cove and StudlandBeachandNatureReserve. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Corfe Castle and Nothe Fort. Go for a jaunt from Weymouth to Swanage to see Durlston Country Park about 54 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sea views from Portland Bill Lighthouse, make a trip to Weymouth Harbour, and brush up on your military savvy at Castletown D-Day Centre.

To find ratings and tourist information, read Weymouth online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Weymouth takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Isle of Portland, Swanage, Corfe Castle, Lulworth Cove
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Portland Bill Lighthouse ©
Portland Bill Lighthouse
Lulworth Cove ©
Lulworth Cove

4
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. Museum-lovers will appreciate HMS Victory and Bembridge Lifeboat Station. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Arundel Castle and Gardens and The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portsmouth: Carisbrooke Castle (in Newport), JURASSIC JIM (in Shanklin) and Winchester Cathedral (in Winchester). The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, admire the striking features of Chichester Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Highclere Castle, and contemplate the long history of The Needles Battery.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Portsmouth trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Weymouth to Portsmouth by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Portsmouth are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Eastbourne.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Chichester, Carisbrooke Castle, Arundel Castle and Gardens, Bembridge Lifeboat Station, The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Tangmere Military Aviation Museum ©
Tangmere Military Aviation Museum
Arundel Castle and Gardens ©
Arundel Castle and Gardens
Carisbrooke Castle ©
Carisbrooke Castle

3
nights
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. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Beachy Head and Sissinghurst Castle Garden. Popular historic sites such as Battle Abbey and Battlefield and Bodiam Castle are in your itinerary. Explore Eastbourne's surroundings by going to Camber Sands (in Camber) and Rye (Ypres Tower Museum, Rye Castle & St. Mary's Parish Church). It doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters and visit Old Town Hastings.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Eastbourne journey planner.

Traveling by car from Portsmouth to Eastbourne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Eastbourne are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Eastbourne

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Rye, Bodiam Castle, Battle Abbey and Battlefield, Sissinghurst Castle Garden, Old Town Hastings
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Camber Sands ©
Camber Sands
Beachy Head ©
Beachy Head
Bodiam Castle ©
Bodiam Castle

4
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.
Visit Tower of London and St. Paul's Cathedral for their historical value. You'll explore and learn at The British Museum and Churchill War Rooms. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and examine the collection at Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our London trip itinerary builder app.

You can take a train from Eastbourne to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in June, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Norwich.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

3
nights
Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Popular historic sites such as Norwich Cathedral and Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate and St. Edmundsbury Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Norwich: Blickling Estate (in Blickling), Ely Cathedral (in Ely) and Ickworth (in Horringer). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Gorleston Beach and stop by Merrivale Model VIllage.

For where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Norwich holiday planner.

Traveling by car from London to Norwich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Norwich are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to York.

Things to do in Norwich

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bury St. Edmunds, Great Yarmouth, Blickling Estate, Ely Cathedral
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
St. Edmundsbury Cathedral ©
St. Edmundsbury Cathedral
Gorleston Beach ©
Gorleston Beach
Ely Cathedral ©
Ely Cathedral

4
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Fountains Abbey and Sandsend Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ripon Cathedral and Scarborough Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Filey Beach (in Filey), Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum (in Malton) and Scarborough Beach (in Scarborough). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The York Dungeon, pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St Michael le Belfrey.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a York trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Norwich to York takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In June, daily temperatures in York can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Bamburgh.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Scarborough, Ripon, Whitby, Filey Beach, Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Sandsend Beach ©
Sandsend Beach
Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach

3
nights
Bamburgh

Bamburgh ©
Bamburgh is a village and civil parish on the coast of Northumberland, England. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Lindisfarne Priory, tour the pleasant surroundings at St Aiden Beach, and then head off the coast to Farne Islands. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Grace Darling Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, thentake a memorable tour with Tours, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bamburgh vacation app.

Traveling by car from York to Bamburgh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from York, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Bamburgh, ranging from highs of 61°F to lows of 49°F. On the 1st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bamburgh

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Holy Island, Seahouses, Farne Islands
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 1:
Highlights from your plan
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

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