25 days in England Itinerary

25 days in England Itinerary

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25 days in England Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + train:  26​h
1
Durham
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
2
York
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Bath
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
5
London
— 6 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Sydney


2
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Visit Durham Cathedral and Durham Castle for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Durham Heritage Coast and Ushaw College. Explore Durham's surroundings by going to Brough Castle Ice Cream Parlour (in Kirkby Stephen), Long Meg and her Daughters (in Penrith) and Brough Castle (in Brough). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St LAURENCE'S CHURCH, Pittington and take in nature's colorful creations at Crook Hall & Gardens.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Durham trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Durham is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Sydney in November, things will get colder in Durham: highs are around 10°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to York.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Long Meg and her Daughters, Brough Castle Ice Cream Parlour, Brough Castle
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Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Brough Castle ©
Brough Castle
Durham Castle ©
Durham Castle

6
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Railway Museum and York Shambles. Your inner history buff will appreciate York Minster and York City Church. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at York City Walls, contemplate the long history of York Cold War Bunker, admire the striking features of Jacob's Well, and explore the historical opulence of Castle Howard.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read York trip itinerary tool .

You can take a train from Durham to York in an hour. Another option is to drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

4
nights
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Warwick Castle and Tewkesbury Abbey. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St Oswald's Church and Blenheim Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to St Mary's Church (in Swinbrook), Gloucester Cathedral (in Gloucester) and Old Baptist Chapel (in Tewkesbury). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Guy's Cliffe House, admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Birthplace, and step into the grandiose world of Sudeley Castle.

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Traveling by car from York to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Stratford-upon-Avon can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Tewkesbury, Burford, Warwick, Blenheim Palace, Gloucester Cathedral
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Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Sudeley Castle ©
Sudeley Castle
Gloucester Cathedral ©
Gloucester Cathedral

4
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Get some historical perspective at The Roman Baths and Wells Cathedral. Get a sense of the local culture at Stonehenge and Castle Combe Village. Get out of town with these interesting Bath side-trips: Brunel's SS Great Britain (in Bristol) and Avebury (Avebury Manor, Avebury Stone Circle, & more). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Bath Abbey, examine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre, take in the exciting artwork at 44AD, and steep yourself in history at Bath Street.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bath sightseeing tool .

You can drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Avebury, Stonehenge, Castle Combe Village, Wells Cathedral, Brunel's SS Great Britain
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

6
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.
Popular historic sites such as Westminster Abbey and Tower of London are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Natural History Museum and Churchill War Rooms. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at British Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and tour the pleasant surroundings at St. James's Park.

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Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in London can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

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