30 days in England Itinerary

30 days in England Itinerary

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Fly to Durham Tees Valley Airport, Drive to Ambleside
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Ambleside
— 4 nights
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York
— 5 nights
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Warwick
— 4 nights
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Cheltenham
— 5 nights
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Bath
— 5 nights
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London
— 6 nights
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Ambleside

— 4 nights
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ambleside: Windermere (Michael Coates Clay Shooting & Lake Windermere). The adventure continues: scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, don't miss a visit to Lake Grasmere, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, and hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Ambleside online road trip planner.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Ambleside is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dammam to Ambleside due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to York.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 2 — 6:

York

— 5 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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Grindleford Community Shop (in Grindleford), Ladybower Reservoir (in Bamford) and Peak Mountaineering (in Castleton). And it doesn't end there: sample some tasty brews at Brewtown Tours, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, take a stroll through York Shambles, and identify plant and animal life at National Centre for Birds of Prey.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the York trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Ambleside to York takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Warwick.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 6 — 11:

Warwick

— 4 nights
When in Warwick, make a side trip to see Tanks-Alot in Helmdon, approximately Helmdon away.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Warwick trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from York to Warwick in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Warwick can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Warwick

Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 11 — 15:

Cheltenham

— 5 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. Explore Cheltenham's surroundings by going to Bourton-on-the-Water (Cotswold Motoring Museum & Birdland), The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes) and Chavenage House (in Tetbury). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, pause for some serene contemplation at Gloucester Cathedral, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Cheltenham trip itinerary app.

Getting from Warwick to Cheltenham by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a train. May in Cheltenham sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 15 — 20:

Bath

— 5 nights

Queen of English Cities

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: Wilton House (in Wilton), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Dorset Adventure Park (in Corfe Castle). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, delve into the distant past at Avebury Stone Circle, admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, and look for all kinds of wild species at Ham Wall Nature Reserve.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bath journey builder.

You can drive from Cheltenham to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 20 — 25:

London

— 6 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 plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read London trip planner.

You can take a train from Bath to London in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in London, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay May 25 — 31:

England travel guide

4.4
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.