4 days in Abingdon & Southend-on-Sea Itinerary

4 days in Abingdon & Southend-on-Sea Itinerary

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Frilford
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Southend-on-Sea
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Frilford

— 1 night
You've now added Bothy Vineyard to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of The MG Car Club, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Millets Farm Falconry Centre, and then take in the exciting artwork at Aston Pottery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Abingdon County Hall Museum, do a tasting at Bothy Vineyard, and then walk around Abbey Meadows.

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London to Frilford is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Southend-on-Sea.

Things to do in Frilford

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Classes

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Southend-on-Sea

— 2 nights
Southend-on-Sea, commonly referred to as simply Southend, is a town and wider unitary authority area with borough status in southeastern Essex, England. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, delve into the distant past at St. Augustine's Abbey, admire the striking features of Westgate Towers Museum & Viewpoint, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Christ Church Gate, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Buttermarket. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Eastbridge Hospital, then look for all kinds of wild species at Belfairs Wood, Park and Nature Reserve, and then wander the streets of Old Leigh.

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Traveling by car from Frilford to Southend-on-Sea takes 2.5 hours. August in Southend-on-Sea sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Southend-on-Sea

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Wildlife

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Abingdon travel guide

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Zoos · History Museums · Parks
Abingdon, also known as Abingdon on Thames or Abingdon-on-Thames, is a market town and civil parish in England. Historically the county town of Berkshire, since 1974 it has been the seat of the Vale of White Horse district in the administrative county of Oxfordshire.The 2011 Census recorded the parish's population as 33,130. This is 2,504 more than in the 2001 Census total of 30,626, and represents just over 8% growth in the population.Geography and transportAbingdon is 6mi south of Oxford, south-east of Witney and 19mi north of Newbury in the flat valley of the Thames on its west (right) bank, where the small river Ock flows in from the Vale of White Horse. It is on the A415 between Witney and Dorchester, adjacent to the A34 trunk road, linking it with the M4 and M40 motorways. The B4017 and A4183 also link the town, both being part of the old A34 and often heavily congested.

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