28 days in England Itinerary

28 days in England Itinerary

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28 days in England Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
London
— 6 nights
Train:  2 h
2
York
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Keswick
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Woolacombe
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Bath
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Doha

6
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.
Shop till you drop at Harrods and Jamon Jamon Paella. There's still lots to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Camden Market, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, take an in-depth tour of British Museum, and get a taste of the local shopping with Covent Garden.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the London vacation planner.

Doha, Qatar to London is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Doha to London. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Doha in July: high temperatures in London hover around 26°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to York.

Things to do in London

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
Covent Garden ©
Covent Garden

5
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.
Shop till you drop at York Shambles and Hebden Tea Company. Step out of the city life by going to York Bird of Prey Centre and The National Birds of Prey Centre. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at The Imaginarium - York, examine the collection at National Railway Museum, explore the historical opulence of Castle Howard, and admire the striking features of York Minster.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our York trip planner.

Traveling by train from London to York takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in York when traveling from London in July, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Keswick.

Things to do in York

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

National Centre for Birds of Prey, York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
York Shambles ©
York Shambles
York Minster ©
York Minster

5
nights
Keswick

Keswick ©
Keswick is an English market town and civil parish, historically in Cumberland, and since 1974 in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria. Head to The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (Sarah Nelson's) and Sam Read Booksellerfor some retail therapy. Escape the urban bustle at Buttermere and Ullswater. Venture out of the city with trips to Predator Experience (in Cartmel), Windermere (Holehird Gardens & Lake Windermere) and Grasmere (Grasmere Chocolate Cottage & Herdy). The adventure continues: stroll through Catbells Lakeland Walk, explore the activities along Derwentwater, and look for gifts at Friars.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Keswick vacation trip planner.

Getting from York to Keswick by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Keswick are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Keswick

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Grasmere, Windermere, Buttermere Lake, Predator Experience Ltd, Ullswater
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Predator Experience Ltd ©
Predator Experience Ltd
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake

4
nights
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Shop till you drop at Waterside Food and Craft Market and Stalls Lifestyle. Visiting Cotswold Falconry Centre and The River Avon Trail will get you outdoors. Go for a jaunt from Stratford-upon-Avon to Stourton to see Cotswolds Distillery about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Stratford Town Walk, explore the historical opulence of Warwick Castle, admire the natural beauty at Hidcote Manor Garden, and look for gifts at Nutcracker Christmas Shop.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Stratford-upon-Avon itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Keswick to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Keswick in July: highs in Stratford-upon-Avon hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Woolacombe.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Cotswolds Distillery, Hidcote Manor Garden, Warwick Castle, Cotswold Falconry Centre
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Hidcote Manor Garden ©
Hidcote Manor Garden
The River Avon Trail ©
The River Avon Trail

2
nights
Woolacombe

Woolacombe ©
Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Barricane Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Grunta Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Woolacombe Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Woolacombe trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Woolacombe in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Woolacombe

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Barricane Beach ©
Barricane Beach
Grunta Beach ©
Grunta Beach

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Head to Pulteney Bridge and The Makeryfor some retail therapy. Take a break from the city and head to Bournemouth Beach and Hawk Conservancy Trust. Explore Bath's surroundings by going to Sandbanks Beach (in Poole), Cheddar Caves & Gorge (in Cheddar) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, stop by The Oldfield Park Bookshop, tee off at Victoria Falls Adventure Golf, and admire the striking features of Bath Abbey.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bath itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Woolacombe to Bath takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Bath, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wells, Sandbanks Beach, Bournemouth Beach, Stonehenge, Hawk Conservancy Trust
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Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

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