10 days in Southern England Itinerary

10 days in Southern England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London
— 5 nights
2
Broadstairs, Isle of Thanet
— 1 night
3
Maidstone
— 2 nights
4
Southampton
— 1 night

5
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, and make a trip to Tower of London.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the London sightseeing planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to London. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Broadstairs.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

1
night
Broadstairs, Isle of Thanet

Broadstairs
Broadstairs is a coastal town on the Isle of Thanet in the Thanet district of east Kent, England, about 80mi east of London. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): surround yourself with nature on Rib Request - Day Tours, thenadmire the landmark architecture of The Grange, and then get the lay of the land with St Peter's Village Tour.

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

Drive from London to Broadstairs in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Maidstone.

Things to do in Broadstairs

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Ramsgate
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2
nights
Maidstone

Maidstone ©
Maidstone is a large, historically important town in Kent, England, of which it is the county town. On the 12th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at East Sussex Falconry and then get interesting insight from Elveys-Canoe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Kent Owl Academy and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Hawking Centre.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Maidstone tour website.

Traveling by car from Broadstairs to Maidstone takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can go by car to Southampton.

Things to do in Maidstone

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

The Hawking Centre, East Sussex Falconry, Playopolis Board Game Cafe
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East Sussex Falconry ©
East Sussex Falconry
Playopolis Board Game Cafe ©
Playopolis Board Game Cafe
The Hawking Centre ©
The Hawking Centre

1
night
Southampton

Southampton ©
Southampton, on the south coast of England, is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): get active on the water at Seadogz Rib Charter Limited, thenstep aboard Steamship Shieldhall, thencontemplate the long history of Hospital of St Cross, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Winchester Cathedral.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Southampton itinerary app.

Getting from Maidstone to Southampton by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Southampton can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Southampton

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Winchester
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Steamship Shieldhall ©
Steamship Shieldhall
Seadogz Rib Charter Limited ©
Seadogz Rib Charter Limited
Winchester Cathedral ©
Winchester Cathedral