17 days in England Itinerary

17 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bideford
— 4 nights
2
Newquay
— 4 nights
3
Whitby
— 2 nights
4
Bamburgh
— 3 nights
5
Penrith
— 3 nights

4
nights
Bideford

Bideford ©
Bideford is a historic port town on the estuary of the River Torridge in north Devon, south-west England. We've included these beaches for you: Saunton Beach and Westward Ho Beach. Attractions like Watermouth Family Theme Park & Castle and The Big Sheep. make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bideford: Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum (in Barnstaple), Woolacombe Beach (in Woolacombe) and Valley of the Rocks (in Lynmouth). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Dunster Castle.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bideford trip maker app.

Mumbai, India to Bideford is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Mumbai to Bideford, you'll gain 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Mumbai in August, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Bideford: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Newquay.

Things to do in Bideford

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Watermouth Family Theme Park & Castle, Saunton Beach, Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum, Woolacombe Beach, Valley of the Rocks
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Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Saunton Beach ©
Saunton Beach
Westward Ho Beach ©
Westward Ho Beach

4
nights
Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Crantock Beach and Screech Owl Sanctuary. We've included these beaches for you: Godrevy Beach and Porthminster Beach. Explore Newquay's surroundings by going to Padstow Harbour (in Padstow), St Ives (Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden & Porthmeor Beach) and Trebah Garden (in Mawnan Smith).

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Newquay trip app.

Getting from Bideford to Newquay by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Whitby.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

St Ives, Padstow Harbour, Screech Owl Sanctuary, Godrevy Beach, Crantock Beach
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Godrevy Beach ©
Godrevy Beach
Crantock Beach ©
Crantock Beach
Screech Owl Sanctuary ©
Screech Owl Sanctuary

2
nights
Whitby

Whitby ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): make a trip to Whitby Harbour, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Mary, Whitby, and then kick back and relax at Sandsend Beach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Robin Hoods Bay Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Scarborough Beach, and then admire the natural beauty at Falling Foss Tea Garden and Waterfall.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Whitby trip maker tool.

Getting from Newquay to Whitby by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Whitby sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Bamburgh.

Things to do in Whitby

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Scarborough Beach, Robin Hoods Bay Beach
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Sandsend Beach ©
Sandsend Beach
Church of Saint Mary, Whitby ©
Church of Saint Mary, Whitby
Falling Foss Tea Garden and Waterfall ©
Falling Foss Tea Garden and Waterfall

3
nights
Bamburgh

Bamburgh ©
Bamburgh is a village and civil parish on the coast of Northumberland, England. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St Aiden Beach and The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin. Attractions like The Elizabethan Walls and Bamburgh Castle make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Bamburgh to Rothbury to see Cragside House and Gardens about 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, explore the ancient world of Lindisfarne Priory, and head off the coast to Farne Islands.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bamburgh trip builder website.

Drive from Whitby to Bamburgh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. August in Bamburgh sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Bamburgh

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Holy Island, Cragside House and Gardens, The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Farne Islands, The Elizabethan Walls
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St Aiden Beach ©
St Aiden Beach
The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin ©

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): steep yourself in history at Castlerigg Stone Circle, get to know the fascinating history of Orrest Head, then have fun and explore at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, and finally admire the sheer force of Aira Force Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Catbells Lakeland Walk and then contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Penrith day trip planner.

Drive from Bamburgh to Penrith in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Keswick, Orrest Head, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction
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Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Aira Force Waterfall ©
Aira Force Waterfall

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