28 days in England Itinerary

28 days in England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England trip planner
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London
— 9 nights
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Liverpool
— 2 nights
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Manchester
Drive
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Leicester
— 2 nights
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Birmingham
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London
— 9 nights
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Leicester
— 4 nights
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London
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London — 9 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The British Museum. When in London, make a side trip to see Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in Kew, approximately Kew away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Banqueting House, look for gifts at M&M'S London, take a stroll through Soho, and pause for some photo ops at Royal Artillery Memorial.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the London online tour builder.

If you are flying in from Colombia, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport, London St. Pancras International, Ebbsfleet International Rail Station, South Cape (Zuid-Kaap) Airport (nonexistent / spam) and Ashford International Rail Station. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 4°C. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll travel to Liverpool.
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Liverpool — 2 nights

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Anfield Stadium. On the 3rd (Tue), catch a live event at Anfield Stadium and then examine the collection at Museum of Liverpool. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Exchange Newsroom War Memorial, take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Liverpool Cathedral.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Liverpool trip itinerary planner.

Fly from London to Liverpool in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Manchester.
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Manchester

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.
For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Manchester trip itinerary site.

Getting from Liverpool to Manchester by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. January in Manchester sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 2°C at night. You'll set off for Leicester on the 5th (Thu).
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Leicester — 2 nights

Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of New Walk, get engrossed in the history at New Walk Museum, then view the masterpieces at Newarke Houses Museum & Gardens, and finally walk around Watermead Park.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Leicester trip planner.

You can take a train from Manchester to Leicester in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Birmingham.
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Birmingham

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.
To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Birmingham online travel route planner.

Getting from Leicester to Birmingham by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. On the 7th (Sat), you're off to London.
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London — 9 nights

The Square Mile

Explore London's surroundings by going to Chiltern Valley Winery & Brewery (in Henley-on-Thames) and Oxford (Walking tours & The Oxford Artisan Distillery). Explore London further: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, shop like a local with Oxford Street, wander the streets of Soho, and take in panoramic vistas at Up at The O2.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the London visit planner.

You can take a train from Birmingham to London in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You will leave for Leicester on the 16th (Mon).
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Leicester — 4 nights

Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Leicester: Nottingham (Wollaton Hall and Park & Room Escape Games), Eden Hall Day Spa (in Newark-on-Trent) and Lincoln (Lincoln Castle & Lincoln Cathedral). Explore Leicester further: sample the fine beverages at 45 Gin School - The Distillers Kitchen, stroll around Bradgate Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Peter's Church and Heritage Centre, and get curious at National Space Centre.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Leicester itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by train from London to Leicester takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can take a train to London.
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London — 1 night

The Square Mile

Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, then get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip itinerary app.

You can take a train from Leicester to London in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus.
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England travel guide

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Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Gardens
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.
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