14 days in England Itinerary

14 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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London
— 5 nights
Train
2
Bath
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Cheltenham
— 2 nights
Drive
4
York
— 2 nights
Train to Birmingham International, Fly to Kolkata

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London

— 5 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the London road trip planning tool.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to London is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -5.5 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in December: high temperatures in London hover around 11°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Bath

— 3 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Malmesbury Market Cross (in Malmesbury), Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta (in Salisbury) and Westonbirt Arboretum (in Tetbury). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, and steep yourself in history at Winchester Cathedral.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bath trip itinerary planning website.

Take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Cheltenham

— 2 nights
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. On the 4th (Tue), sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, then get outside with The Cotswold Range, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks, step into the grandiose world of Sudeley Castle, and then look for gifts at Favourite Beers.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cheltenham trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Bath to Cheltenham takes 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Cheltenham are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

York

— 2 nights

City of Festivals

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.
On the 6th (Thu), take a stroll through York Shambles, then see the interesting displays at Fairfax House, then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Castle Howard, and then take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the York travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cheltenham to York in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In January, daily temperatures in York can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

England travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites
A trip through England is a trip through world history, and few places in the world offer such a diverse variety of places to visit, activities, and experiences. The sprawling urban areas surrounding the capital city offer countless sightseeing opportunities, such as museums and historical sites, as well as some of the best shopping, nightlife, and culinary options in the world. To truly experience this country steeped in centuries of history, try to make time to explore the sweeping countryside, where you can enjoy the warm hospitality of small villages and explore the ancient remains of once-powerful societies. England boasts an outstanding transportation system, and many visitors find that even a short train ride through the country’s landscape of rolling hills and plains can be a highlight of their entire vacation. However you choose to move about, remember that in this compact country you’re never very far from a bustling town, where modern pubs, shops, and restaurants await to be explored.