10 days in England Itinerary

10 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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London
— 3 nights
Train
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Bath
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Ambleside
— 2 nights
Drive
4
York
— 2 nights
Train to London Kings Cross, Fly to Tan Son Nhat

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London

— 3 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.
The British Museum and Natural History Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate National Gallery and Victoria and Albert Museum. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to London is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in August, you will find days in London are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are colder (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites
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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 19th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, then explore the historical opulence of Farleigh Hungerford Castle, and finally take an unorthodox tour of Stonehenge. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village, then examine the collection at Corinium Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wells Cathedral.

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Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ambleside.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 18 — 20:

Ambleside

— 2 nights
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): examine the collection at Lakeland Motor Museum, then steep yourself in history at Stott Park Bobbin Mill, then steep yourself in history at Townend, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House, then explore the world behind art at Beatrix Potter Gallery, then examine the collection at Hawkshead Grammar School, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hawkshead Brewery.

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You can drive from Bath to Ambleside in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Ambleside

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 22:

York

— 2 nights

City of Festivals

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and finally take a stroll through York Shambles.

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Traveling by car from Ambleside to York takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in York can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:

England travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · 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.