18 days in England Itinerary

18 days in England Itinerary

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18 days in England Itinerary

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  9 h 15 min
1
London
— 4 nights
Train:  4 h 15 min
2
Ambleside
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Great Malvern
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
4
Gloucester
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Bath
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Riyadh

4
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, unwind over a drink at Coca-Cola London Eye, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our London holiday planner .

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to London is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Riyadh to London due to the time zone difference. In December, London is slightly colder than Riyadh - with highs of 11°C and lows of 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ambleside.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 25:
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

4
nights
Ambleside

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Venture out of the city with trips to Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Predator Experience Ltd (in Ayside) and Michael Coates Clay Shooting (in Windermere). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, admire the natural beauty at Borrans Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Jesus Church, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Loughrigg Fell.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ambleside online tour itinerary planner .

You can take a train from London to Ambleside in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Great Malvern.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Kendal, Keswick, Windermere, Easedale Tarn, Keld Chapel
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 29:
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Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Helvellyn
Helvellyn

1
night
Great Malvern

Great Malvern ©
Great Malvern is an area of the spa town of Malvern, Worcestershire, England. Morgan Motor Company has been added to your itinerary. On the 30th (Mon), learn the secrets of production at Morgan Motor Company, then identify plant and animal life at Malvern Hills, and then don't miss a visit to Worcestershire Beacon.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Great Malvern trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ambleside to Great Malvern takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. December in Great Malvern sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Great Malvern

Tours Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:
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Morgan Motor Company ©
Morgan Motor Company
Malvern Hills ©
Malvern Hills
Worcestershire Beacon ©
Worcestershire Beacon

4
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is a city and district in southwest England, the county city of Gloucestershire. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gloucester: Tetbury (Beverston Castle, Chavenage House, & more) and Berkeley (St. Mary's Church & Purton Ships Graveyard). The adventure continues: browse the collection at Gloucestershire Archives, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Innocents Church, make a trip to Gallery Pangolin, and admire the landmark architecture of Gloucester Cathedral.

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Getting from Great Malvern to Gloucester by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In December in Gloucester, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Stroud, Tetbury, Painswick, Berkeley, St John the Evangelist Church, Slimbridge, Glos
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 3:
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Gloucestershire Archives ©
Gloucestershire Archives
Rodborough Common ©
Rodborough Common

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Get out of town with these interesting Bath side-trips: Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Cirencester (Corinium Museum & Octavia's Bookshop) and Cheltenham (Walks With Hawks & Battledown Brewery). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, get your game on at VR-Here, see the interesting displays at The Jane Austen Centre, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company.

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You can drive from Gloucester to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. On the 7th (Tue), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Cirencester, Cheltenham, Cotswold Archery, Stonehenge, Cotswolds Distillery
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 7:
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

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