33 days in South East England Itinerary

33 days in South East England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South East England trip planner

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Route & dates

1
London
— 8 nights
2
Ashford
— 5 nights
3
Eastbourne
— 5 nights
4
Ventnor, Isle of Wight
— 4 nights
5
Winchester
— 4 nights
6
Oxford
— 6 nights

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the London journey planning site.

In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Ashford.

Things to do in London

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

5
nights
Ashford

Ashford ©
Ashford is a town in the county of Kent, England. Venture out of the city with trips to Canterbury Cathedral (in Canterbury), Dover (Dover Castle, Roman Painted House, &more) and Room Escape Games (in Margate). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, contemplate the long history of St. Mary's Parish Church, and delve into the lush surroundings at Ashenbank Wood.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ashford day trip planning tool.

You can take a train from London to Ashford in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Ashford can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Eastbourne.

Things to do in Ashford

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dover, Rye, Ashenbank Wood, Canterbury Cathedral, Sky Bird Of Prey Display Team
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 23:
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The Big Cat Sanctuary ©
The Big Cat Sanctuary
Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
Room Escape Games

5
nights
Eastbourne

Eastbourne ©
Eastbourne is a town, seaside resort and borough in the non-metropolitan county of East Sussex on the south coast of England, 19mi east of Brighton. Get out of town with these interesting Eastbourne side-trips: English Martyrs Catholic Church (in Worthing), Brighton (Royal Pavilion, The Lanes, &more) and Piltdown Golf Club (in Uckfield). There's much more to do: get in on the excitement at 1066 Target Sports, look for all kinds of wild species at East Sussex Falconry, get outside with Hassocks Community Cycle Hire, and take a peaceful walk through Butchershole, Friston Forest.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Eastbourne vacation website.

You can drive from Ashford to Eastbourne in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August in Eastbourne, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ventnor.

Things to do in Eastbourne

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Brighton and Hove, Hastings, Seaford, East Sussex Falconry, English Martyrs Catholic Church
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 28:
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Gustamps ©
Gustamps
1066 Target Sports ©
1066 Target Sports
Seven Sisters Country Park ©
Seven Sisters Country Park

4
nights
Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Ventnor ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ventnor: Cowes to Sandown (in Cowes), Osborne House (in East Cowes) and West Wight Alpacas (in Wellow).

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Ventnor trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Eastbourne to Ventnor in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August in Ventnor, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Winchester.

Things to do in Ventnor

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Shanklin, Ryde, Newport, Isle of Wight Steam Railway, St Peter's Church
Find places to stay Aug 28 — Sep 1:
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Godshill Model Village ©
Godshill Model Village
St Catherine's Lighthouse ©
St Catherine's Lighthouse
The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary ©
The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary

4
nights
Winchester

Winchester ©
Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Winchester: Portsmouth (The Mary Rose & Portsmouth Historic Dockyard) and Southampton (Speed Boats Tours & Steamship Shieldhall). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with The Tank Driving Company, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Weirs Winchester, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Hawk Conservancy Trust, and step into the grandiose world of The Great Hall.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Winchester tour itinerary builder website.

Getting from Ventnor to Winchester by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Oxford.

Things to do in Winchester

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Southampton, Portsmouth, Hawk Conservancy Trust, Hensting Alpacas alpaca walking
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Steamship Shieldhall ©
Steamship Shieldhall
Speed Boats Tours
Hawk Conservancy Trust ©
Hawk Conservancy Trust

6
nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
Venture out of the city with trips to Abbotts View AlpacasAbbotts View Farm (in Aylesbury), Fly A Flight (in Leighton Buzzard) and The Wychwood Brewery (in Witney). There's much more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Hook Norton Brewery, deepen your understanding at Magdalen College, examine the collection at Pitt Rivers Museum, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Oxford online day trip planner.

You can drive from Winchester to Oxford in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Fun & Games

Side Trips

Reading, Bletchley Park, The Race Hut Berkshire, Rebellion Beer Co. Ltd., Abbotts View AlpacasAbbotts View Farm
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 11:
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Hook Norton Brewery ©
Hook Norton Brewery
Rebellion Beer Co. Ltd. ©
Rebellion Beer Co. Ltd.
Abbotts View AlpacasAbbotts View Farm ©
Abbotts View AlpacasAbbotts View Farm