28 days in England Itinerary

28 days in England Itinerary

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28 days in England Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  25​h
1
London
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bath
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Cirencester
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Windermere
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Penrith
— 6 nights
train + Fly:  27​h
End: Sydney

5
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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Tower Bridge, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, and get engrossed in the history at Westminster Abbey.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our London trip tool .

Sydney, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to London. Traveling from Sydney in October, things will get slightly colder in London: highs are around 19°C and lows about 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 21:
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Venture out of the city with trips to The Severn Ham (in Tewkesbury), Gloucester (St. Nicholas' Church & Severn Bore) and Cheltenham (Cheltenham Minster, SimAir737, & more). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, enjoy some diversion at Lady’s Wood Shooting School, play a few rounds at Chipping Sodbury Golf Club, and hike along Cotswold Way.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bath trip maker app .

You can take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cirencester.

Things to do in Bath

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Gloucester, Chipping Sodbury, The Severn Ham, Cotswold Way
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 25:
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Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Lady’s Wood Shooting School ©
Lady’s Wood Shooting School

5
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Change things up with these side-trips from Cirencester: Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd (in Uley), Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh) and Walks around Wotton-under-Edge (in Wotton-under-Edge). Next up on the itinerary: get outside with The Cotswold Range, take in nature's colorful creations at Westonbirt Arboretum, contemplate the long history of Malmesbury Market Cross, and admire the landmark architecture of Chavenage House.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cirencester trip planner.

Getting from Bath to Cirencester by car takes about 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Windermere.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Tetbury, Malmesbury Market Cross, Walks around Wotton-under-Edge, WMSki, Warden's Way
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 30:
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Head 4 Heights Waterpark ©
Head 4 Heights Waterpark
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd ©
Cotswold Guided Walks Ltd

4
nights
Windermere

Windermere
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Change things up with these side-trips from Windermere: Predator Experience (in Ayside) and St Sunday Crag (in Patterdale). And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, stop by Roly's Fudge Bowness-on-Windermere, contemplate the long history of Stott Park Bobbin Mill, and have fun at Ambleside Climbing Wall.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Windermere journey planning tool .

Getting from Cirencester to Windermere by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Ambleside, Lake District, Stott Park Bobbin Mill, Roly's Fudge Bowness-on-Windermere, Newby Bridge Weir
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Predator Experience Ltd ©
Predator Experience Ltd
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

6
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Change things up with these side-trips from Penrith: Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Buttermere (in Buttermere) and Riverside Golf Club (in Ravenstonedale). There's lots more to do: hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Ullswater, and get outside with Greystoke Outdoor Pool.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Penrith journey planner .

Drive from Windermere to Penrith in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Keswick, Cockermouth, Riverside Golf Club, Ullswater, Alpacaly Ever After
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 9:
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Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

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