8 days in England Itinerary

8 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom travel route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in England Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
+2
train + bus + Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
London
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bath
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Warwick
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
4
York
— 1 night
train:  1​h
5
Durham
— 1 night
train + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam

3
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.
Churchill War Rooms and St. Paul's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Westminster Abbey and Natural History Museum. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and take an in-depth tour of British Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the London online tour itinerary planner .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to London is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

1
night
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 27th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at American Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, and finally relax in the rural setting at Bath Soft Cheese.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bath day trip planning app .

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Warwick.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
American Museum & Gardens ©
American Museum & Gardens

1
night
Warwick

Warwick ©
Warwick is the county town of Warwickshire, England. On the 28th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Warwick Castle, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Welcombe Hills, and then relax in the rural setting at Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Warwick route planner .

Drive from Bath to Warwick in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Warwick can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Warwick

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Stratford-upon-Avon
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm ©

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 29th (Sun): steep yourself in history at York City Walls, take in the spiritual surroundings of York Minster, identify plant and animal life at York Bird of Prey Centre, then contemplate the long history of York Cold War Bunker, and finally examine the collection at National Railway Museum.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our York day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Warwick to York takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Warwick in July, expect little chillier with lows of 13°C in York. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Durham.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

1
night
Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Hall Hill Farm, then contemplate the long history of Durham Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of Durham Heritage Coast.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Durham journey planner .

Take a train from York to Durham in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from York in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Durham: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Durham Heritage Coast ©
Durham Heritage Coast
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Hall Hill Farm ©
Hall Hill Farm

Similar Plans

9 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in England BY A USER FROM CANADA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, relaxing, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in England BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in England BY A USER FROM CANADA July, kids, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in England & Tywyn BY A USER FROM TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS June, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in England BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in England BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in England BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans