14 days in West Country Itinerary

14 days in West Country Itinerary

Created using Inspirock West Country attractions planner

Make it your trip
Drive
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Newent
— 1 night
Drive
2
Bath
— 4 nights
Drive
3
Cullompton
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Plymouth
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bournemouth
— 2 nights
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Newent

— 1 night
Newent is a small market town and civil parish about 10.6mi north west of Gloucester in Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): relax and rejuvenate at Cosmic Teapot, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Church, and then see the interesting displays at Dymock Poets. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hillside Brewery, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The International Centre for Birds of Prey, and then relax in the rural setting at Briery Hill Llamas.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Newent trip planner.

Manchester to Newent is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Newent

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Spas · Museums

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Find places to stay Feb 7 — 8:

Bath

— 4 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: St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses (in Glastonbury), Stonehenge (in Amesbury) and Wells (The Square & Wells Cathedral). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, browse the eclectic array of goods at Pulteney Bridge, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and admire the natural beauty at Prior Park Landscape Gardens (NT).

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bath online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Newent to Bath by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Cullompton.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 8 — 12:

Cullompton

— 3 nights
Cullompton is a town and civil parish in the district of Mid Devon and the county of Devon, England, locally known as Cully. Get out of town with these interesting Cullompton side-trips: Verity (in Ilfracombe), North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (in Croyde) and Raceworld Ltd (in Woodbury Salterton). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Yarak Bird of Prey, gain interesting insight with Exeter Cathedral, hike along South West Coast Path - Hooken Cliffs, and relax in the rural setting at Peak Hill Llamas.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cullompton route planner.

Traveling by car from Bath to Cullompton takes 2 hours. In February, daytime highs in Cullompton are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Cullompton

Parks · Wildlife · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 12 — 15:

Plymouth

— 3 nights

Spirit of Discovery

Once an important departure point for immigrants sailing for the New World, Plymouth is now mostly known for being one of the world’s most impressive natural harbors.
Get out of town with these interesting Plymouth side-trips: The Granite Way (in Okehampton), Britannia Royal Naval College (in Dartmouth) and St Michael and All Angels' Church (in Princetown). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Plymouth Synagogue, take in the pleasant sights at Hoe Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Crantock Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at Eden Project.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Plymouth online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Cullompton to Plymouth in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Plymouth

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 15 — 18:

Bournemouth

— 2 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. On the 19th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at Compton Acres, then admire the masterpieces at Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bournemouth Beach. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Hintons Broadstone, then see the interesting displays at Boscombe Down Aviation Collection, then admire the striking features of Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, and finally contemplate the long history of The Close.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bournemouth trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Plymouth to Bournemouth in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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