30 days in England & Cardiff Itinerary

30 days in England & Cardiff Itinerary

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30 days in England & Cardiff Itinerary

Start: London
1
London
— 8 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Dover
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
3
London
— 5 nights
train:  2​h
4
York
— 3 nights
train:  2​h
5
London
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
6
Bath
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
7
Cardiff
— 1 night
train:  2​h
8
London
— 6 nights
End: London

8
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Hyde Park, Trafalgar Square, and other attractions. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace. Shop till you drop at Harrods and M&M's World. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, and get curious at Science Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read London sightseeing planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to London. In November, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Dover.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Victoria and Albert Museum ©
Victoria and Albert Museum

1
night
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes White Cliffs of Dover. On the 8th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Dover Castle and then take in the dramatic natural features at White Cliffs of Dover. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Canterbury Cathedral and then stop by Canterbury Glass Art.

Make your Dover itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from London to Dover by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Dover

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Canterbury
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Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
Canterbury Cathedral ©
Canterbury Cathedral
White Cliffs of Dover ©
White Cliffs of Dover

5
nights
London

London ©
You've added Imperial War Museum, Westfield Stratford City, Cutty Sark, and other attractions to your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at British Museum and Oxford Street. See even more of London: browse the eclectic array of goods at Camden Market.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Dover to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow time for the train ride to York.

Things to do in London

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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British Museum ©
British Museum
Imperial War Museum ©
Imperial War Museum
Camden Market ©
Camden Market

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes York's Chocolate Story as well as Clifford's Tower. York Minster and York City Walls will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Railway Museum and York Castle Museum. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to York Shambles, see the interesting displays at Jorvik Viking Centre, and identify plant and animal life at York Bird of Prey Centre.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to York fast, fun, and easy.

Take a train from London to York in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for the train ride to London.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

York Bird of Prey Centre
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York Bird of Prey Centre ©
York Bird of Prey Centre
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

3
nights
London

London ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tower Bridge, Borough Market, Sherlock Holmes Museum, and other attractions you added. Enjoy London some more: examine the collection at Madame Tussauds London.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the London trip planning site .

You can take a train from York to London in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. You will leave for Bath on the 20th (Thu).

Things to do in London

Shopping Museums
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Borough Market ©
Borough Market
Madame Tussauds London ©
Madame Tussauds London
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Warwick Castle, Pulteney Bridge and Bath Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, then browse the exhibits of The Roman Baths, then contemplate the long history of Bath Abbey, and finally hunt for treasures at Pulteney Bridge.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bath road trip tool .

You can take a train from London to Bath in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Cardiff.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Warwick Castle, Stonehenge
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle

1
night
Cardiff

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Roald Dahl Plass as well as Cardiff Castle. On the 22nd (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Roald Dahl Plass.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cardiff route planner .

You can take a train from Bath to Cardiff in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Cardiff

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Roald Dahl Plass ©
Roald Dahl Plass
Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle
National Museum Cardiff ©
National Museum Cardiff

6
nights
London

London ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes St. Paul's Cathedral as well as Millennium Bridge.

Planning London trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Cardiff to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Sat).

Things to do in London

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Millennium Bridge ©
Millennium Bridge

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