5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Bath
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Ilchester
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
3
Glastonbury
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
4
Wells
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Manchester


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1
night
Bath

Bath ©
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 5th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, and then admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa. Keep things going the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours and then explore the ancient world of Stonehenge.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bath day trip site .

Manchester to Bath is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ilchester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Stonehenge
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

1
night
Ilchester

Ilchester ©
Ilchester is a village and civil parish, situated on the River Yeo or Ivel, five miles north of Yeovil, in the English county of Somerset. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Cary Alpacas and then learn about all things military at Fleet Air Arm Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Ilchester trip planner.

You can drive from Bath to Ilchester in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Glastonbury.

Things to do in Ilchester

Museums

Side Trip

Cary Alpacas
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Fleet Air Arm Museum ©
Fleet Air Arm Museum
Cary Alpacas ©
Cary Alpacas

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night
Glastonbury

Glastonbury ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary & All Saints, don't miss a visit to Glastonbury Tor, contemplate the long history of Chalice Well, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses, then make a trip to Glastonbury Goddess Temple, and finally explore the ancient world of Glastonbury Abbey.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Glastonbury itinerary planning site .

Glastonbury is just a stone's throw from Ilchester. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Wells.

Things to do in Glastonbury

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Glastonbury Tor ©
Glastonbury Tor
Glastonbury Abbey ©
Glastonbury Abbey

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Wells

Wells ©
Wells is a cathedral city and civil parish in the Mendip district of Somerset, on the southern edge of the Mendip Hills. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of The Bishop's Palace and Gardens, get your game on at The Square, then steep yourself in history at Wells Cathedral, and finally admire the striking features of Vicar's Close.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Wells road trip site .

Wells is just a short distance from Glastonbury. October in Wells sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Wells

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games
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The Bishop's Palace and Gardens ©
The Bishop's Palace and Gardens
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral
The Square ©
The Square

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