11 days in England Itinerary

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Fly
1
London
— 3 nights
Train
2
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Moreton-in-Marsh
— 1 night
Drive
4
Cockermouth
— 2 nights
Drive
5
York
— 2 nights
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London — 3 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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the London travel planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to London is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Amsterdam to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. September in London sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can catch the train to Bath.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 21:

Bath — 2 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Highgrove Gardens, then admire the landmark architecture of Chavenage House, and then get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Stonehenge, see the interesting displays at The Jane Austen Centre, then take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bath route planning app.

Traveling by train from London to Bath takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Moreton-in-Marsh.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Moreton-in-Marsh — 1 night

Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. On the 24th (Sun), get to know the resident critters at Cotswold Falconry Centre, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, then examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of St. Mary.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Moreton-in-Marsh online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Moreton-in-Marsh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Moreton-in-Marsh, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cockermouth.
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Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries
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Cockermouth — 2 nights

Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk, then examine the collection at Derwent Pencil Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Alpacaly Ever After, and finally sample the fine beverages at The Lakes Distillery. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at J.B.Banks and Son Ltd, explore the activities along Derwentwater, and then surround yourself with nature on Lakeland Mountain Guides.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cockermouth attractions planning website.

Traveling by car from Moreton-in-Marsh to Cockermouth takes 4.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Moreton-in-Marsh in September: highs in Cockermouth hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to York.
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Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours
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Find places to stay Sep 24 — 26:

York — 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): examine the collection at National Railway Museum, then take a stroll through York Shambles, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at York Minster, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at York City Walls, then see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, and then examine the collection at Jorvik Viking Centre.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the York journey builder website.

Traveling by car from Cockermouth to York takes 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in York are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Find places to stay Sep 26 — 28:

England travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Gardens
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.
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