14 days in England Itinerary

14 days in England Itinerary

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Fly to London Heathrow, Train to Cheltenham
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Cheltenham
— 4 nights
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Windermere
— 4 nights
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London
— 4 nights
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Cheltenham — 4 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. Get out of town with these interesting Cheltenham side-trips: The Roman Baths (in Bath), The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Cirencester (Corinium Museum & Cirencester Amphitheatre). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Chavenage House, examine the collection at Jet Age Museum, don't miss a visit to High Street Chipping Campden, and identify plant and animal life at Walks With Hawks.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Cheltenham road trip app.

Chicago, USA to Cheltenham is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. Traveling from Chicago to Cheltenham, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Chicago in September: high temperatures in Cheltenham hover around 66°F and lows are around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Windermere.
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Windermere — 4 nights

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Windermere: Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Predator Experience (in Ayside) and St Lawrences Church (in Crosby Ravensworth). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, have fun at Ambleside Climbing Wall, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and steep yourself in history at Stott Park Bobbin Mill.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Windermere travel route builder website.

Drive from Cheltenham to Windermere in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can take a train to London.
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Side Trips

London — 4 nights

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 sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the London road trip tool.

You can take a train from Windermere to London in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In October, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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England travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · 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.
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