9 days in England Itinerary

9 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England trip itinerary maker

Make it your trip
Fly
1
London
— 4 nights
Train
2
Bath
— 1 night
Drive
3
Gloucester
— 3 nights
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London

— 4 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: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, examine the collection at The British Museum, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our London travel route planner.

Izmir, Turkey to London is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Izmir to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Izmir in January, London is a bit cooler at night with lows of 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Bath

— 1 night

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then see the interesting displays at Fashion Museum Bath, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bath trip planner.

Take a train from London to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Gloucester

— 3 nights
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from The Tower @ RSC, sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company, and finally head outdoors with The Cotswold Range. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Tewkesbury Abbey, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then identify plant and animal life at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Gloucester journey builder website.

Traveling by car from Bath to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. In January in Gloucester, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites · Spas · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors

Side Trips

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.