8 days in England Itinerary

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York — 1 night

City of Festivals

Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): wander the streets of York Shambles, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at York Minster, and then delve into the distant past at York City Walls. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, then see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the York attractions website.

Stockholm, Sweden to York is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car, bus, and train; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to York due to the time zone difference. In September in York, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Moreton-in-Marsh.
Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Shopping
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Moreton-in-Marsh — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Bourton House Garden, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cotswold Falconry Centre, then sample the fine beverages at Cotswolds Distillery, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Hawkstone Brewery.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Moreton-in-Marsh holiday maker.

You can drive from York to Moreton-in-Marsh in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. September in Moreton-in-Marsh sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bath.
Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Zoos & Aquariums
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Bath — 1 night

Queen of English Cities

On the 10th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then examine the collection at No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, and finally admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa.

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Drive from Moreton-in-Marsh to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can take a train to London.
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London — 4 nights

The Square Mile

London is known for museums, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read London route planner.

You can take a train from Bath to London in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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England travel guide

Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Architectural Buildings
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.