10 days in England Itinerary

10 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England travel route planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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London
— 4 nights
Train
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Windermere
— 1 night
Drive
3
Cheltenham
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive to Bristol Airport, Fly to Washington

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London

— 4 nights

The Square Mile

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, don't miss a visit to Tower Bridge, examine the collection at The British Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the London trip builder app.

Washington, USA to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington to London is 5 hours. Traveling from Washington in July, things will get slightly colder in London: highs are around 73°F and lows about 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Windermere.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Windermere

— 1 night
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. On the 11th (Mon), push the limits with an extreme tour, then explore the activities along Tarn Hows, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere.

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You can take a train from London to Windermere in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Windermere

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Cheltenham

— 2 nights
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Tewkesbury Abbey, get outside with The Cotswold Range, and then stroll through Walks With Hawks. On your second day here, look for gifts at The Baobab Tree, admire the natural beauty at Hidcote Manor Garden, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Falconry Centre, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cheltenham online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Windermere to Cheltenham by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:

Bath

— 2 nights

Queen of English Cities

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 14th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, see the interesting displays at The Jane Austen Centre, get engrossed in the history at American Museum & Gardens, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Stonehenge.

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Getting from Cheltenham to Bath by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:

England travel guide

4.4
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.