31 days in England Itinerary

31 days in England Itinerary

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Fly to London Heathrow Airport, Drive to Great Missenden
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Great Missenden
— 3 nights
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Beaconsfield
— 2 nights
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Oxford
— 4 nights
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Bibury
— 2 nights
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Cirencester
— 3 nights
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Bourton-on-the-Water
— 3 nights
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Lower Slaughter
— 2 nights
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Stow-on-the-Wold
— 2 nights
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Chipping Campden
— 4 nights
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Leicester
— 2 nights
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Stamford
— 1 night
Drive to London Stansted Airport, Fly to Queenstown

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Great Missenden — 3 nights

Great Missenden is an affluent village with approximately 2,000 residents in the Misbourne Valley in the Chiltern Hills in Buckinghamshire, England, situated between the towns of Amersham and Wendover, with direct rail connections to London Marylebone. Great Missenden is known for museums, breweries & distilleries, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Malt The Brewery, tee off at Chartridge Park Golf Club, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Church, and take an in-depth tour of Amersham Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Great Missenden online road trip planner.

Queenstown, New Zealand to Great Missenden is an approximately 33-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Queenstown to Great Missenden, you'll gain 12 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Great Missenden are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Beaconsfield.
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Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Outdoors
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Beaconsfield — 2 nights

Beaconsfield is a market town and civil parish within the South Bucks district in Buckinghamshire centred 23.6mi WNW of London and 17mi SSE of the county's administrative town, Aylesbury. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): head outdoors with Engage Watersports, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Taplow Court, then sample the tasty concoctions at Rebellion Beer Co. Ltd., and finally contemplate the long history of Statue in Memory of Charles Frohman. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Bekonscot Model Village, then make a trip to Hatfield House (museum), and then let little ones run wild at Westwood park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Beaconsfield trip builder website.

Beaconsfield is just a short distance from Great Missenden. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Oxford.
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Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Fun & Games · Theme Parks
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Oxford — 4 nights

City of Dreaming Spires

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Explore Oxford's surroundings by going to Bath (Bath Abbey, The Roman Baths, &more), Bletchley Park (in Bletchley) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). The adventure continues: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take an in-depth tour of Kedermister Library, step into the grandiose world of Windsor Castle, and examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Oxford attractions planner.

Getting from Beaconsfield to Oxford by car takes about an hour. September in Oxford sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bibury.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours
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Bibury — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Church, then explore the activities along River Coln, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): stroll through Bibury Trout Farm, then admire the landmark architecture of Arlington Row, and then look for all kinds of wild species at National Trust - Bibury.

Plan trip to Bibury with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Oxford to Bibury takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. September in Bibury sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cirencester.
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Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature
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Cirencester — 3 nights

Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Cirencester is known for fun & games, parks, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Corinium Museum, get a taste of life in the country at Talland School of Equitation, stroll around Abbey Grounds Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parish Church of St John Baptist.

Discover how to plan a Cirencester trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Cirencester is just a short distance from Bibury. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bourton-on-the-Water.
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Bourton-on-the-Water — 3 nights

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. Bourton-on-the-Water is known for sightseeing, wildlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: sample the tasty concoctions at Cotswold Brew Co, get to know the resident critters at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, see the interesting displays at Cotswold Motoring Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Bourton on the Water Visitor Information Centre.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bourton-on-the-Water journey tool.

Bourton-on-the-Water is very close to Cirencester. In September, daily temperatures in Bourton-on-the-Water can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Lower Slaughter.
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Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours · Museums
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Lower Slaughter — 2 nights

On the 3rd (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Warden's Way, then admire the striking features of Upper Slaughter Manor, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Parish Church of St. Mary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do sightseeing your way with Cotswolds By Car and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Church.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lower Slaughter trip builder site.

Lower Slaughter is just a short distance from Bourton-on-the-Water. In October, daytime highs in Lower Slaughter are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Stow-on-the-Wold.
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Stow-on-the-Wold — 2 nights

Stow-on-the-Wold is a small market town and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): stop by Jaffe & Neale Bookshop and Cafe Stow, then steep yourself in history at Stow-on-the-Wold Market Square, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Edward's Church. On the next day, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Tara Antiques Centre, take in the exciting artwork at Fosse Gallery, and then steep yourself in history at Chastleton House and Garden.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Stow-on-the-Wold route planner.

Stow-on-the-Wold is just a short distance from Lower Slaughter. October in Stow-on-the-Wold sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Chipping Campden.
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Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Chipping Campden — 4 nights

Chipping Campden is a small market town in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. Explore Chipping Campden's surroundings by going to Tewkesbury (Tewkesbury Abbey & Arctic Quest Sled Dog Adventures). And it doesn't end there: sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, take in nature's colorful creations at Ernest Wilson Memorial Garden, hike along Walk to Broadway Tower, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Eadburgha’s Church.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Chipping Campden trip itinerary planner.

Chipping Campden is just a short distance from Stow-on-the-Wold. In October, daily temperatures in Chipping Campden can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Leicester.
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Leicester — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Lord Leycester Hospital, then steep yourself in history at Warwick Castle, and then steep yourself in history at Guys Cliffe House. Keep things going the next day: expand your horizons at 45 Gin School - The Distillers Kitchen, then head outdoors with Icarus Falconry, and then sample the fine beverages at Warner's Distillery.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Leicester trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Chipping Campden to Leicester in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. October in Leicester sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Stamford.
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Stamford — 1 night

Stamford is a town on the River Welland in Lincolnshire, England, 92mi north of London on the A1. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in the pleasant sights at King's Cliffe Walk, contemplate the long history of Burghley House, then pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Barn Hill.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Stamford sightseeing website.

Traveling by car from Leicester to Stamford takes an hour. In October in Stamford, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel 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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