9 days in England Itinerary

9 days in England Itinerary

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9 days in England Itinerary

Start: Colombo
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
London
— 4 nights
2
Cheltenham
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Colombo

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.
Family-friendly places like Tower Bridge and Natural History Museum will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read London trip planner .

Colombo, Sri Lanka to London is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Colombo to London. Traveling from Colombo in October, expect London to be colder, temps between 19°C and 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cheltenham.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

4
nights
Cheltenham

Cheltenham ©
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. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Roman Baths and The Cotswold Range. Explore Cheltenham's surroundings by going to Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens (in Burford), Cotswold Archery (in Moreton-in-Marsh) and Bath Abbey (in Bath). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks, admire the natural beauty at Westonbirt Arboretum, and sample the tasty concoctions at The Cotswold Brewing Company.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Cheltenham travel route builder app .

Drive from London to Cheltenham in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Cheltenham, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bath, Bourton-on-the-Water, The Cotswold Range, Cotswold Archery, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks

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