36 days in England Itinerary

36 days in England Itinerary

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36 days in England Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
+3
Fly + train + subway + train:  14​h 30​min
1
Penrith
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Bamburgh
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
York
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Norwich
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Exeter
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Weymouth
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
7
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Portsmouth
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
9
London
— 5 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Explore hidden gems such as Carlisle Cathedral and Catbells Lakeland Walk. Visiting Muncaster Castle and Predator Experience will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Alpacaly Ever After (in Portinscale), Lake Windermere (in Windermere) and The World of Beatrix Potter (in Bowness-on-Windermere). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Vindolanda, take in the pleasant sights at Walltown Crags - Hadrian's Wall, examine the collection at Derwent Pencil Museum, and admire the sheer force of Aira Force.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Penrith online attractions planner .

New Delhi, India to Penrith is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from New Delhi to Penrith, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in May: high temperatures in Penrith hover around 17°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bamburgh.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hexham, Keswick, Predator Experience, The World of Beatrix Potter, Lake Windermere
Find places to stay May 27 — 30:
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Muncaster Castle ©
Muncaster Castle
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

4
nights
Bamburgh

Bamburgh ©
Bamburgh is a village and civil parish on the coast of Northumberland, England. Relax by the water at Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre and St Aiden Beach. Let the collections at Paxton House and National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury) and Chain Bridge Honey Farm (in Berwick upon Tweed). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Bamburgh Castle, don't miss a visit to Lindisfarne Priory, look for all kinds of wild species at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and examine the collection at Grace Darling Museum.

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Traveling by car from Penrith to Bamburgh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Penrith in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 7°C in Bamburgh. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to York.

Things to do in Bamburgh

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Berwick upon Tweed, Alnwick, The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Cragside House and Gardens, Lindisfarne Priory
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Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at Sandsend Beach and RSPB Bempton Cliffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like York Bird of Prey Centre and The York Dungeon. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: Cromford Canal (in Matlock), Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum (in Malton) and Filey Beach (in Filey). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Chatsworth House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York Minster, and make a trip to York City Walls.

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Getting from Bamburgh to York by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in York are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Norwich.

Things to do in York

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

RSPB Bempton Cliffs, Filey Beach, Chatsworth House, Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum, York Bird of Prey Centre
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 7:
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Sandsend Beach ©
Sandsend Beach
York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
RSPB Bempton Cliffs ©
RSPB Bempton Cliffs

4
nights
Norwich

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
You'll explore and learn at Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve and Gorleston Beach. Visit Horsey Beach and Blickling Estate for their historical value. Explore Norwich's surroundings by going to Natureland Seal Sanctuary (in Skegness), Ely (Oliver Cromwell's House & Ely Cathedral) and Wells Next The Sea Beach (in Wells-next-the-Sea). It doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Norwich Cathedral and explore the historical opulence of Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery.

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Getting from York to Norwich by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In June in Norwich, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Exeter.

Things to do in Norwich

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ely, Skegness, Wells Next The Sea Beach, Gorleston Beach, Blickling Estate
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 11:
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Norwich Cathedral ©
Norwich Cathedral
Horsey Beach ©
Horsey Beach
Gorleston Beach ©
Gorleston Beach

3
nights
Exeter

Exeter ©
Exeter is a cathedral city in Devon England with a population of. Get in touch with nature at Westward Ho Beach and Kents Cavern. Step off the beaten path and head to Exmouth Beach and Dunster Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Exeter: Cockington Court (in Torquay) and Woolacombe Beach (in Woolacombe). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Exeter Cathedral and make a trip to Killerton.

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You can fly from Norwich to Exeter in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Weymouth.

Things to do in Exeter

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Torquay, Exmouth Beach, Woolacombe Beach, Dunster Castle, Westward Ho Beach
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 14:
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Kents Cavern ©
Kents Cavern
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Westward Ho Beach ©
Westward Ho Beach

4
nights
Weymouth

Weymouth ©
Weymouth is a seaside town in Dorset, England, situated on a sheltered bay at the mouth of the River Wey on the English Channel coast. Visit Chesil Bank (Chesil Beach) and Abbotsbury Swannery for their historical value. Take a break from the city and head to Brownsea Island and Bournemouth Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Weymouth: Bath (No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, Bath Abbey, & more), Wells Cathedral (in Wells) and Glastonbury Abbey (in Glastonbury). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sea views from Portland Bill Lighthouse and explore the striking landscape at Lulworth Cove.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Weymouth road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Exeter to Weymouth takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Swanage.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bath, Lulworth Cove, Bournemouth Beach, Portland Bill Lighthouse, Brownsea Island
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 18:
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Abbotsbury Swannery ©
Abbotsbury Swannery
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths

2
nights
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck

Swanage ©
Swanage is a coastal town and civil parish in the south east of Dorset, England. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at StudlandBeachandNatureReserve, then explore the historical opulence of Corfe Castle, and then cool off at Dorset Waterpark. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Durlston Country Park, then get to know the fascinating history of Model Village Gardens & Cafe, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Swanage online route planner .

Drive from Weymouth to Swanage in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Swanage

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trip

Corfe Castle
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 20:
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StudlandBeachandNatureReserve ©
StudlandBeachandNatureReserve
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Durlston Country Park ©
Durlston Country Park

4
nights
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Step out of the city life by going to Mudeford Quay and Hengistbury Head Beach. Let the collections at Petworth House and Park and The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Winchester Cathedral (in Winchester), Arundel Castle and Gardens (in Arundel) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at HMS Warrior 1860 and step into the grandiose world of Carisbrooke Castle.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Portsmouth trip maker .

You can drive from Swanage to Portsmouth in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, Hengistbury Head Beach, Mudeford Quay, Winchester Cathedral, Arundel Castle and Gardens
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 24:
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HMS Warrior 1860 ©
HMS Warrior 1860
Hengistbury Head Beach ©
Hengistbury Head Beach
Carisbrooke Castle ©
Carisbrooke Castle

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.
IWM Duxford and Victoria and Albert Museum will appeal to history buffs. Visit St. Paul's Cathedral and Churchill War Rooms for some beach relaxation. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, get engrossed in the history at Westminster Abbey, admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Portsmouth to London by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

IWM Duxford
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 29:
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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
IWM Duxford ©
IWM Duxford
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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