21 days in England Itinerary

21 days in England Itinerary

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Bath
— 3 nights
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Bourton-on-the-Water
— 3 nights
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Windermere
— 2 nights
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Cockermouth
— 3 nights
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Durham
— 2 nights
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York
— 2 nights
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London
— 5 nights

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Bath

Bath ©

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Tewkesbury (Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures & Tewkesbury Abbey), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Cheltenham (Boer War Memorial & Pittville Pump Room). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at The Roman Baths, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, admire the landmark architecture of Wells Cathedral, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cotswold Way.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bath trip planning site.

Wichita, USA to Bath is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and train. Traveling from Wichita to Bath, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bourton-on-the-Water.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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History Museum
The Roman Baths
4.6
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World heritage site
Stonehenge
4.0
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Religious Site
Wells Cathedral
4.8

3
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Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton-on-the-Water ©
Bourton-on-the-Water is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England that lies on a wide flat vale within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Get out of town with these interesting Bourton-on-the-Water side-trips: Hidcote Manor Garden (in Chipping Campden), Heli Adventures (in Cirencester) and Tetbury (The Royal Gardens at Highgrove & Chavenage House). Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Falconry Centre, indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company, see the interesting displays at Cotswold Motoring Museum, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bourton-on-the-Water holiday maker.

Drive from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Bourton-on-the-Water can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Bourton-on-the-Water

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. On the 8th (Tue), get great views at Orrest Head, then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Holehird Gardens, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then identify plant and animal life at Predator Experience.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Windermere route builder.

Getting from Bourton-on-the-Water to Windermere by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

3
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Cockermouth

Cockermouth ©
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Venture out of the city with trips to Wast Water (in Wasdale Head) and Aira Force Waterfall (in Penrith). There's still lots to do: hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk, make a trip to St James’ Church, explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle, and explore the activities along Derwentwater.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Cockermouth vacation builder tool.

Drive from Windermere to Cockermouth in 1.5 hours. June in Cockermouth sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Durham.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Wast Water
4.9
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Hiking Trail
Catbells Lakeland Walk
4.9
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Water Body
Derwentwater
4.9

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Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take a tour by water with Prince Bishop River Cruiser, then go for a walk through Durham Riverside Walk, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Durham Cathedral, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Escape Rooms Durham. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): visit Fury Events, take an in-depth tour of Oriental Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Durham Heritage Coast.

Plan my day in Durham using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Cockermouth to Durham in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Cockermouth in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Durham, with lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to York.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Durham Cathedral
4.8
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Room Escape Game
Escape Rooms Durham
4.9
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History Museum
Oriental Museum
4.7

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York

York ©

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 15th (Tue), hike along Wainwright's Coast-to-Coast Walk and then look for all kinds of wild species at National Centre for Birds of Prey. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with York Shambles, then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and finally identify plant and animal life at York Bird of Prey Centre.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the York day trip planning website.

Getting from Durham to York by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in June, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in York

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

5
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London

London ©

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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the London online travel planner.

Traveling by train from York to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
National Gallery
4.7
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Observation Deck
Coca-Cola London Eye
3.9
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Must see
Tower Bridge
4.7

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