8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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8 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
+2
Fly + bus + train:  4​h 45​min
1
York
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Warwick
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​min
3
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Windsor
— 1 night
subway + Fly:  4​h
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
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.
Popular historic sites such as York Minster and York City Walls are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at National Railway Museum and Jorvik Viking Centre. When in York, make a side trip to see National Centre for Birds of Prey in Helmsley, approximately 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, take an in-depth tour of York Castle Museum, contemplate the long history of St. Crux Parish Hall, and take a stroll through York Shambles.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our York trip itinerary builder website .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to York is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight, bus, and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Warwick.

Things to do in York

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

National Centre for Birds of Prey, York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum

2
nights
Warwick

Warwick ©
Warwick is the county town of Warwickshire, England. On the 5th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle, then tour the water at your own pace with Warwick Boats, and then steep yourself in history at Guy's Cliffe House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: choose your vessel at Kate Boats, then get outside with The Knights of Middle England, and then steep yourself in history at Charlecote Mill.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Warwick trip itinerary planner .

Getting from York to Warwick by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from York in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Warwick, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Warwick

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours
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Kate Boats ©
Kate Boats
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Guy's Cliffe ©
Guy's Cliffe

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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. On the 7th (Sat), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Falconry Centre, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Oswald's Church, and then stroll through Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens. On the next day, experience rural life at Mary Arden's Farm, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Welcombe Hills, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at The River Avon Trail.

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Stratford-upon-Avon is just a short distance from Warwick. In July, daily temperatures in Stratford-upon-Avon can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive to Windsor.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Burford, Cotswold Falconry Centre
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Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
St Oswald's Church ©
St Oswald's Church
Cotswold Falconry Centre ©
Cotswold Falconry Centre

1
night
Windsor

Windsor ©
On the 9th (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Windsor Castle and then tee off at Burnham Beeches Golf Club.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Windsor holiday tool .

Traveling by car from Stratford-upon-Avon to Windsor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Windsor

Historic Sites Outdoors Golf

Side Trip

Burnham Beeches Golf Club
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Windsor Castle ©
Windsor Castle
Burnham Beeches Golf Club ©
Burnham Beeches Golf Club

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