60 days in England Itinerary

60 days in England Itinerary

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60 days in England Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
London
— 9 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Winchester
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Cirencester
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Bath
— 9 nights
5
St Ives
— 8 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
6
Grasmere
— 9 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
York
— 10 nights
train + Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: New York City

9
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.
Get some historical perspective at St. Paul's Cathedral and Churchill War Rooms. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Westminster Abbey and Natural History Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, and see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds London.

Plan my day in London using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

New York City, USA to London is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 5 hours. In September, London is a bit cooler than New York City - with highs of 67°F and lows of 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Winchester.

Things to do in London

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 22:
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

6
nights
Winchester

Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Stonehenge and The Mary Rose Museum. Visit Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta and Winchester Cathedral for their historical value. Explore Winchester's surroundings by going to Portsmouth (Portsmouth Historic Dockyard & HMS Warrior 1860), Ringwood Brewery (in Ringwood) and New Forest National Park (in Lyndhurst). There's lots more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Hawk Conservancy Trust, race across the water with a speed boat tour, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, and tour the water at your own pace with Yachts For Fun.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Winchester day trip planning app .

Getting from London to Winchester by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Winchester

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Portsmouth, Ringwood Brewery, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, New Forest National Park, Yachts For Fun
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Winchester Cathedral ©
Winchester Cathedral

6
nights
Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Get some historical perspective at Sudeley Castle and St. Mary's Church. Do some cultural sightseeing at Mechanical Music Museum and Chavenage House. Get out of town with these interesting Cirencester side-trips: Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton), Feldon Valley, Cotswolds (in Brailes) and Upper Slaughter (St Peter's Church & Warden's Way). Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Head 4 Heights Ltd, explore the ancient world of Tewkesbury Abbey, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Edward's Church, and see the interesting displays at Cotswold Motoring Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Cirencester sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Winchester to Cirencester takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Bath.

Things to do in Cirencester

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Upper Slaughter, Cotswold Archery, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Chavenage House, Feldon Valley, Cotswolds
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 4:
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church

9
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Visit The Roman Baths and Bath Abbey for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Somerset Crafts and Snowshill Manor. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Cleeve Hill Golf Club Ltd (in Cleeve Hill), Gloucester (Gloucester Narrowboats & St. Nicholas' Church) and Chipping Sodbury Golf Club (in Chipping Sodbury). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with The Lady Lena, tee off at Lilley Brook Golf Club, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wells Cathedral, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cotswold Way.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bath travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Cirencester to Bath takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Bath

Outdoors Golf Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Glastonbury, Gloucester, Wells Cathedral, Tewkesbury Battlefield
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
Snowshill Manor
Snowshill Manor

8
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum and Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden will appeal to museum buffs. St. Michael's Mount and The Lost Gardens of Heligan will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St Ives: Perranporth Beach (in Perranporth), Crantock Beach (in Crantock) and Porthcurno (in Porthcurno). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Godrevy Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Porthmeor Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Eden Project, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the St Ives trip builder site .

You can drive from Bath to St Ives in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Newquay, Gwinear Pitch & Putt, Porthcurno Beach, Eden Project, St Just-in-Roseland Church
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
St Just-in-Roseland Church ©
St Just-in-Roseland Church
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount

9
nights
Grasmere

Grasmere
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. You'll explore and learn at Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum and Derwent Pencil Museum. Castle Crag and Ruskin Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Grasmere: Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Seascale Beach (in Seascale) and Silecroft Beach (in Silecroft). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Helvellyn, contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, trek along Central Fells, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Grasmere online trip builder .

Traveling by car from St Ives to Grasmere takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to York.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Keswick, Coniston, Lake District, Penrith, Grange-in-Borrowdale
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

10
nights
York

York ©
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.
Get some cultural insight at National Railway Museum and Chatsworth House. Step out of the city life by going to Riverside Golf Club and Ladybower Reservoir. Change things up with these side-trips from York: Smardale Gill Nature Reserve (in Kirkby Stephen), Sizergh Castle (in Kendal) and Durham (Seaham Beach, Durham Heritage Coast, & more). There's much more to do: wander the streets of York Shambles, examine the collection at Jorvik Viking Centre, contemplate the waterfront views at Digley Reservoir, and sample the fine beverages at Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the York online journey planner .

You can drive from Grasmere to York in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Durham, Sizergh Castle, York Bird of Prey Centre, Riverside Golf Club, Spirit of Harrogate Ltd
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 10:
Highlights from your plan
York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House

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