18 days in England Itinerary

18 days in England Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Edmonton
Fly + Train:  15 h 15 min
1
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Gloucester
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Penrith
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
York
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h
5
London
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Edmonton

2
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 St. Andrew's Church. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Stonehenge and Bath Abbey. Change things up with these side-trips from Bath: Wells (A2 Gallery, Wells Cathedral, &more). It doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Castle Combe Village and pause for some serene contemplation at Manvers Street Baptist Church.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bath trip planner.

Edmonton, Canada to Bath is an approximately 15.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or fly. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in Bath

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Side Trips

Wells, Castle Combe, Stonehenge
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Wells Cathedral ©
Wells Cathedral

4
nights
Gloucester

Gloucester ©
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tewkesbury Abbey and St. Peter's Church. Get a sense of the local culture at St Mary's Church and St Oswald's Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gloucester: Berkeley (St. Mary's Church & Purton Ships Graveyard), Beverston Castle (in Tetbury) and The Parish Church of St. Mary (in Lower Slaughter).

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Gloucester road trip planning app.

You can drive from Bath to Gloucester in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. April in Gloucester sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Tewkesbury, Berkeley, Bourton-on-the-Water, Burford, Winchcombe
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St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church
Hailes Church ©
Hailes Church

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a market town and civil parish in the county of Cumbria, England. Your inner history buff will appreciate Castle Crag and St Michael's Church Barton. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Shap Abbey and St John's in the Vale. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Penrith: Loughrigg Fell (in Ambleside), St. Andrew's Church (in Dacre) and St Michael and All Angels Church, Hawkshead (in Hawkshead). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St Lawrences Church, don't miss a visit to St Andrew's church, steep yourself in history at St Anne's Hospital, and get great views at Claife Viewing Station.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Penrith travel planner.

You can drive from Gloucester to Penrith in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Gloucester in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Penrith: temperatures range from 12°C by day to 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to York.

Things to do in Penrith

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ambleside, Castle Crag, St Anne's Hospital, St Lawrences Church, St John's in the Vale
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Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
St Lawrences Church ©
St Lawrences Church
Shap Abbey ©
Shap Abbey

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.
Get some historical perspective at York City Walls and York City Church. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Railway Museum and St. Crux Parish Hall. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, examine the collection at York Castle Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Michael le Belfrey, and take a stroll through York Shambles.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our York online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Penrith to York takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Penrith in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of 3°C in York. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in York

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York City Walls ©
York City Walls
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at Tower of London and Churchill War Rooms. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Gallery and St. Paul's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, view the masterpieces at Genius Treasure Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, and explore the world behind art at Zabludowicz Collection.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our London trip planner.

You can take a train from York to London in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In April, daily temperatures in London can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

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Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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