15 days in England Itinerary

15 days in England Itinerary

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Start: Seattle
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
London
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Bath
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Gloucester
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Windermere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Cockermouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
York
— 2 nights
+3
Train + Subway + Train + Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Seattle

3
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: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the London day trip site.

Seattle, USA to London is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 8 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Seattle in August: high temperatures in London hover around 72°F and lows are around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Bath.

Things to do in London

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

1
night
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Combe Village, get engrossed in the history at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, thentake an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, and finally steep yourself in history at Bath Abbey.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bath sightseeing tool.

You can take a train from London to Bath in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Castle Combe Village
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

3
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Get out of town with these interesting Gloucester side-trips: The Cotswold Range (in Somerford Keynes), Corinium Museum (in Cirencester) and Chavenage House (in Tetbury).

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Gloucester online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Gloucester takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Gloucester sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Gloucester

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Cheltenham, Cirencester, Cotswolds Distillery, Hidcote Manor Garden, Chavenage House
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The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Corinium Museum ©
Corinium Museum
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House

2
nights
Windermere

Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. On the 10th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Holehird Gardens, push the limits with an extreme tour, thentake in the exciting artwork at Cookhouse Gallery, and finally explore the activities along Lake Windermere. On the next day, stroll around Go Ape Grizedale, take a memorable tour with Tours, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Orrest Head.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Windermere road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Gloucester to Windermere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Go Ape Grizedale, Boat Tours & Water Sports
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Go Ape Grizedale ©
Go Ape Grizedale
Boat Tours & Water Sports

2
nights
Cockermouth

Cockermouth ©
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): see the interesting displays at J.B.Banks and Son Ltd, explore the activities along Derwentwater, thensample the tasty concoctions at Keswick Brewing Company, thentrek along Alpacaly Ever After, and finally examine the collection at Derwent Pencil Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk, go deep underground at Honister Slate Mine, and then explore the activities along Buttermere Lake.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cockermouth vacation site.

You can drive from Windermere to Cockermouth in 1.5 hours. In August in Cockermouth, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to York.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Alpacaly Ever After
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Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): find something for the whole family at York Maze and then admire the natural beauty at Breezy Knees Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, and then stop by York Shambles.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our York travel route website.

You can drive from Cockermouth to York in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in August, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in York

Theme Parks Parks Museums
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York Maze ©
York Maze
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

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