55 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

55 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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55 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+3
Fly + train + subway + train:  27​h
1
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Wolverhampton
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Whitby
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Morpeth
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
London
— 48 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Sydney

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. Plan my trip to Stratford-upon-Avon with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Sydney, Australia to Stratford-upon-Avon is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -10 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in September: highs in Stratford-upon-Avon hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 13°C. You will leave for Wolverhampton on the 14th (Fri).

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games
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1
night
Wolverhampton

Wolverhampton ©
Wolverhampton is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Dudley Zoo and Castle and then see the interesting displays at Royal Air Force Museum Cosford.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Wolverhampton trip planner .

Getting from Stratford-upon-Avon to Wolverhampton by car takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of train and tram. In September, daytime highs in Wolverhampton are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Whitby.

Things to do in Wolverhampton

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

Royal Air Force (RAF) Museum Cosford, Dudley Zoo and Castle
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Royal Air Force (RAF) Museum Cosford ©
Dudley Zoo and Castle ©
Dudley Zoo and Castle

1
night
Whitby

Whitby ©
On the 15th (Sat), explore the activities along Peasholm Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Mary, Whitby, then get to know the fascinating history of 199 Steps, then delve into the distant past at Whitby Abbey, and finally make a trip to Whitby Harbour Apartment.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Whitby travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Wolverhampton to Whitby takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of tram and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Morpeth.

Things to do in Whitby

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Peasholm Park, Goathland Station
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Peasholm Park ©
Peasholm Park
Whitby Abbey ©
Whitby Abbey
Church of Saint Mary, Whitby ©
Church of Saint Mary, Whitby

2
nights
Morpeth

Morpeth ©
Morpeth is a historic market town in the north-east of England, lying on the River Wansbeck. On the 16th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Warkworth Castle & Hermitage. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Cragside House and Gardens, then explore the historical opulence of Alnwick Castle, then step into the grandiose world of National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle, and finally admire the natural beauty at The Alnwick Garden.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Morpeth road trip site .

Traveling by car from Whitby to Morpeth takes 2 hours. September in Morpeth sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Morpeth

Historic Sites Transportation Parks

Side Trips

Durham, Alnwick, Cragside House and Gardens, Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, The Angel of the North
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Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle
Durham Castle ©
Durham Castle
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

48
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Westminster Abbey and Tower of London. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: Canterbury Cathedral (in Canterbury), Dover Castle (in Dover) and Windsor (Windsor Castle & Legoland Windsor Resort). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, take in the views from Tower Bridge, and brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the London trip itinerary maker website .

Explore your travel options from Morpeth to London with the Route module. September in London sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Windsor, Dover Castle, Royal Pavilion, Bletchley Park, Ickworth
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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