60 days in England Itinerary

60 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England attractions planner

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Leeds
— 2 nights
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York
— 5 nights
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Sheffield
— 4 nights
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Nottingham
— 3 nights
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Birmingham
— 5 nights
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London
— 6 nights
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Brighton and Hove
— 4 nights
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Portsmouth
— 3 nights
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Bournemouth
— 3 nights
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Bath
— 5 nights
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Torquay
— 3 nights
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Falmouth
— 4 nights
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St Ives
— 3 nights
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Liverpool
— 5 nights
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Manchester
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Leeds

— 2 nights

Capital of the North

One of the most cosmopolitan, innovative, and prosperous cities in the country, Leeds went from a run-down mill town to a hip 21st-century urban center in just a few decades.
Venture out of the city with trips to Harrogate (Nidderdale Llamas, RHS Garden Harlow Carr, &more), Farm Adventure Yorkshire (in Masham) and Mother Shipton's Cave (in Knaresborough). There's still lots to do: catch some excitement at Live For Today Adventures - Hazlewood Castle, tour the pleasant surroundings at SMJ Falconry, admire the striking features of Thornton's Arcade, and stroll around Roundhay Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Leeds day trip app.

Manchester to Leeds is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In March in Leeds, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Leeds

Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 1 — 3:

York

— 5 nights

City of Festivals

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 out of town with these interesting York side-trips: GTS Adventure (in Huby), Museum of Victorian Science (in Whitby) and Filey Beach (in Filey). The adventure continues: do sightseeing your way with Brewtown Tours, surround yourself with nature on Riverside Falconry, appreciate the extensive heritage of Durham Heritage Coast, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Durham Cathedral.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our York trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Leeds to York takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sheffield.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 3 — 8:

Sheffield

— 4 nights

Greenest City in England

A major industrial and cultural center, Sheffield is renowned for its green open spaces, art galleries, and state-of-the-art sports facilities.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sheffield: Bamford (Ladybower Reservoir, Ladybower Fisheries, &more), Castleton (Speedwell Cavern, Ridge Walk Mam Tor to Losehill, &more) and Mam Tor (in Hope). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Holly Hagg Community farm, browse the exhibits of Eyam Plague Village Museum, examine the collection at The Vulcan Experience, and admire the natural beauty at Sheffield Botanical Gardens.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Sheffield online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from York to Sheffield in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daytime highs in Sheffield are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to drive to Nottingham.

Things to do in Sheffield

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 8 — 12:

Nottingham

— 3 nights

Queen of the Midlands

With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
Explore Nottingham's surroundings by going to Derby Hydrangeas (in Derby), Kedleston Hall (in Kedleston) and Ticknall (Dimmingsdale Nature Reserve & National Trust - Calke Abbey). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Beth Shalom Holocaust Centre, step into the grandiose world of Lincoln Castle, head outdoors with Stoke Lock & Woods Riverside, and make a trip to Stoneywell.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Nottingham itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Sheffield to Nottingham takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Nottingham can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Birmingham.

Things to do in Nottingham

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Classes

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 12 — 15:

Birmingham

— 5 nights

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Birmingham: Cheltenham Racecourse (in Cheltenham), Broadway (Gordon Russell Design Museum & Broadway Tower) and Tewkesbury Abbey (in Tewkesbury). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, sample the tasty concoctions at Hook Norton Brewery, admire the natural beauty at Batsford Arboretum, and get to know the resident critters at Cotswold Falconry Centre.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Birmingham route planning site.

Traveling by car from Nottingham to Birmingham takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Birmingham are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Birmingham

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 15 — 20:

London

— 6 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Kearsney Abbey Gardens (in River), Dover (Dover Castle & White Cliffs Cross Fit) and Joe's Bows (in Hernhill). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, see the interesting displays at The British Museum, steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey, and take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the London day trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Birmingham to London takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Brighton and Hove.

Things to do in London

Museums · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 20 — 26:

Brighton and Hove

— 4 nights

London-by-the-Sea

The vibrant seaside resort of Brighton and Hove features a lively nightclub scene and an abundance of cultural sites sure to keep you entertained for days.
Get out of town with these interesting Brighton and Hove side-trips: The Big Cat Sanctuary (in Smarden), Sissinghurst Castle Garden (in Sissinghurst) and All Saints Church Biddenden (in Biddenden). There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at Body Base, look for gifts at Gustamps, stop by The Lanes, and learn the secrets of beer at Brighton Food Tours.

Make your Brighton and Hove itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by train from London to Brighton and Hove takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Brighton and Hove sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 26 — 30:

Portsmouth

— 3 nights
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Explore Portsmouth's surroundings by going to Beaulieu National Motor Museum (in Beaulieu), C2 Ribs (in Hamble) and Paultons Park (in Romsey). Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Hawk Conservancy Trust, brush up on your military savvy at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Winchester Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at The Mary Rose.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Portsmouth trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Brighton and Hove to Portsmouth in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. March in Portsmouth sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 30 — Apr 2:

Bournemouth

— 3 nights
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bournemouth: Lulworth Cove (in West Lulworth), Weymouth (Weymouth Harbour, Weymouth Beach, &more) and Xtreme Falconry at Dorset Falconry Park (in Dorchester). There's much more to do: make a trip to Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, sample the tasty concoctions at Ringwood Brewery, contemplate the long history of Old Sarum, and gain interesting insight with Dorset Heavy Horse Farm Park.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bournemouth trip planning app.

You can drive from Portsmouth to Bournemouth in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. April in Bournemouth sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 2 — 5:

Bath

— 5 nights

Queen of English Cities

A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bath: Cary Alpacas (in Yeovil), Fleet Air Arm Museum (in Ilchester) and Bristol (Bristol Cathedral, Brunel's SS Great Britain, &more). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, pause for some serene contemplation at Gloucester Cathedral, delve into the mystery of Stonehenge, and stroll through Walks With Hawks.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bath online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Bournemouth to Bath by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 5 — 10:

Torquay

— 3 nights

English Riviera

Torquay is a seaside town in Devon, England, part of the unitary authority area of Torbay. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Torquay: Exeter Cathedral (in Exeter), Salcombe to Bolt Head Walk (in Salcombe) and Buckfastleigh (Pennywell Farm & Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plymouth Synagogue, stroll through Hawkridge Bird of Prey Centre, let the kids burn off some steam at Simmons Park, and experience rural life at Peak Hill Llamas.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Torquay trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Bath to Torquay takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Falmouth.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 10 — 13:

Falmouth

— 4 nights
Falmouth is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Change things up with these side-trips from Falmouth: Crantock Beach (in Crantock), Lizard (Three Sides of The Lizard & National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove) and Newquay (Porth Beach, Holywell Bay Beach, &more). And it doesn't end there: stroll through The Flicka Foundation - Donkey Sanctuary, take in nature's colorful creations at Eden Project, take in the pleasant sights at Padstow and Stepper Point Walk, and don't miss a visit to Falmouth Lifeboat.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Falmouth journey planner.

Getting from Torquay to Falmouth by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Falmouth are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to St Ives.

Things to do in Falmouth

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 13 — 17:

St Ives

— 3 nights
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St Ives: Wheal Coates (in St Agnes), Porthcurno Beach (in Porthcurno) and Land's End Landmark (in Sennen). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at Porthminster Beach, head off the coast to The Island - Pendinas, and get great views at Cape Cornwall.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the St Ives planning app.

Drive from Falmouth to St Ives in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to fly to Liverpool.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 17 — 20:

Liverpool

— 5 nights

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Explore Liverpool's surroundings by going to Beaumaris (Seacoast Safaris & Beaumaris Castle), Conwy (RNLI Conwy Lifeboat Station, Plas Mawr, &more) and Penrhyn Castle (National Trust) (in Bangor). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Snowdon, shop like a local with Walker Art Gallery, join the crowd at Land Rover Experience, and explore the striking landscape at Great Orme.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Liverpool trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from St Ives to Liverpool takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Manchester.

Things to do in Liverpool

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 20 — 25:

Manchester

— 4 nights

Capital of the North

Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Change things up with these side-trips from Manchester: Bowness-on-Windermere (The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more), Kendal Unitarian Chapel (in Kendal) and Lakeland Motor Museum (in Backbarrow). The adventure continues: sample the fine beverages at The City of Manchester Distillery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Manchester Cathedral, have fun and explore at Science and Industry Museum, and explore the activities along Tarn Hows.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Manchester holiday builder.

Getting from Liverpool to Manchester by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Manchester can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks · Tours · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 29:

England travel guide

4.4
Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Historic Sites
A trip through England is a trip through world history, and few places in the world offer such a diverse variety of places to visit, activities, and experiences. The sprawling urban areas surrounding the capital city offer countless sightseeing opportunities, such as museums and historical sites, as well as some of the best shopping, nightlife, and culinary options in the world. To truly experience this country steeped in centuries of history, try to make time to explore the sweeping countryside, where you can enjoy the warm hospitality of small villages and explore the ancient remains of once-powerful societies. England boasts an outstanding transportation system, and many visitors find that even a short train ride through the country’s landscape of rolling hills and plains can be a highlight of their entire vacation. However you choose to move about, remember that in this compact country you’re never very far from a bustling town, where modern pubs, shops, and restaurants await to be explored.

Cornwall travel guide

3.9
Gardens · Beaches · Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing
Cornwall, or Kernow as the locals often call it, features the longest stretch of continuous coastline in Britain. No longer just a series of idyllic beaches and imposing cliffs, this rugged region has recently experienced a cultural and culinary revival that has turned it into one of the most vibrant parts of the country. Considered home of the legendary King Arthur, Cornwall is one of the more distinct parts of the UK, providing a vacation that will immerse you in its diverse Celtic heritage and an enormous wealth of archaeology. During your trip you will experience the many locals, fiercely protective of their Celtic roots, considering themselves more Cornish than British. Regardless of how they see themselves, the world regards the land of the proud Cornish as a captivating blend of ancient and new, where modern attractions stand right alongside historical mines and picturesque market towns.