8 days in England Itinerary

8 days in England Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam
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
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
York
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
5
Durham
— 1 night
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.
You'll explore and learn at The British Museum and Churchill War Rooms. Tower of London and Buckingham Palace will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the London online visit planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to London is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) 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
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History 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): take in nature's colorful creations at American Museum & Gardens, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey, thentake an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, and finally experience rural life at Bath Soft Cheese.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bath driving holiday planner.

Getting from London to Bath by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Warwick.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
American Museum & Gardens ©
American Museum & Gardens

1
night
Warwick

Warwick ©
On the 28th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle, look for all kinds of wild species at The Welcombe Hills, and then relax in the rural setting at Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Warwick using our trip planner.

Drive from Bath to Warwick in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Warwick

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Stratford-upon-Avon
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Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm ©
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.
On the 29th (Sun), take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls, admire the striking features of York Minster, look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, thensteep yourself in history at York Cold War Bunker, and finally take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our York visit planner.

You can drive from Warwick to York in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Warwick in July since evenings lows in York dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can take a train to Durham.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

1
night
Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. On the 30th (Mon), experience rural life at Hall Hill Farm, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Durham Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of Durham Heritage Coast.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Durham trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Take a train from York to Durham in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from York in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Durham, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
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Durham Heritage Coast ©
Durham Heritage Coast
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Hall Hill Farm ©
Hall Hill Farm

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