12 days in England Itinerary

12 days in England Itinerary

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12 days in England Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly:  13 h
1
London
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Salisbury
— Few hours
Train:  1 h
3
Bath
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
4
Oxford
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 30 min
5
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Liverpool
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
York
— 1 night
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  17 h
End: Chennai

4
nights
London

London ©
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: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, make a trip to Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, and snap pictures at Tower Bridge.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read London trip itinerary maker site.

Chennai, India to London is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Chennai to London due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Chennai in May, with highs in London at 19°C and lows at 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Salisbury.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay May 8 — 12:
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

few
hours
Salisbury

Salisbury
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Salisbury planning website.

Traveling by train from London to Salisbury takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Salisbury can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. On the 12th (Tue), you're off to Bath.

Things to do in Salisbury

Nightlife Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 12 — 13:

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

To see photos and more tourist information, refer to the Bath vacation site.

You can take a train from Salisbury to Bath in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Oxford.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Spas
Find places to stay May 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa ©
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

1
night
Oxford

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Pitt Rivers Museum, examine the collection at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, then deepen your understanding at Balliol College, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Oxford day trip planning site.

You can take a train from Bath to Oxford in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or drive. May in Oxford sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to catch the bus to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Oxford

Tours Museums
Find places to stay May 14 — 15:
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Walking tours
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Pitt Rivers Museum ©
Pitt Rivers Museum

1
night
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens, admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Birthplace, then putt your heart out at Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Stratford-upon-Avon route maker tool.

Take a bus from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Oxford in May, Stratford-upon-Avon is a bit warmer at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks
Find places to stay May 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf ©
Stratford-upon-Avon Minigolf
Shakespeare's Birthplace ©
Shakespeare's Birthplace
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens ©
Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens

1
night
Liverpool

Liverpool
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Merseyside Maritime Museum, take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, then stroll the grounds of Liverpool Cathedral, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Liverpool road trip app.

Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Liverpool in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Liverpool, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 17th (Sun), you'll travel to York.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay May 16 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Liverpool Cathedral
Liverpool Cathedral
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Merseyside Maritime Museum ©
Merseyside Maritime Museum

1
night
York

York ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): delve into the distant past at York City Walls, admire the striking features of York Minster, and then pause for some photo ops at Statue of Constantine the Great.

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You can drive from Liverpool to York in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May in York, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 17 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

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