16 days in England Itinerary

16 days in England Itinerary

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16 days in England Itinerary

Start: Brasilia
Fly + Drive:  17​h
1
Brighton and Hove
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Salisbury
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Bath
— 2 nights
train:  15​min
4
Bristol
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Oxford
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Birmingham
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Manchester
— 1 night
train:  1​h
8
Leeds
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Cambridge
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Brasilia

2
nights
Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove ©
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.
On the 23rd (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Royal Pavilion, then stop by Gustamps, then wander the streets of The Lanes, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Brighton Beach. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of North Laine, then explore the world behind art at Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, then take in panoramic vistas at British Airways i360, and finally take in the waterfront at Brighton Palace Pier.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Brighton and Hove sightseeing planner .

Brasilia, Brazil to Brighton and Hove is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 3 hours. While traveling from Brasilia, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Brighton and Hove, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Salisbury.

Things to do in Brighton and Hove

Beaches Historic Sites Outdoors
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Gustamps ©
Gustamps
Brighton Palace Pier ©
Brighton Palace Pier
Royal Pavilion ©
Royal Pavilion

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hours
Salisbury

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take an unorthodox tour of Stonehenge and then enjoy breathtaking views from Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Salisbury attractions planning app .

You can drive from Brighton and Hove to Salisbury in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Salisbury are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Bath.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Stonehenge
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Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with 44AD artspace and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, then stop by Jacks of Bath, then admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bath day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Salisbury to Bath takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Bristol.

Things to do in Bath

Tours Historic Sites Museums
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Spas

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hours
Bristol

Bristol ©
Bristol is famous for its Georgian and Victorian architecture, street art, underground music, maritime history, and the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge.
On the 27th (Sat), step aboard The Matthew of Bristol, examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain, and then snap pictures at Clifton Suspension Bridge.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bristol trip planner .

Bristol is very close to Bath. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Oxford.

Things to do in Bristol

Museums
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Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain
Clifton Suspension Bridge ©
Clifton Suspension Bridge
The Matthew of Bristol ©
The Matthew of Bristol

3
nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
On the 28th (Sun), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, then see the interesting displays at Pitt Rivers Museum, and finally get lost in a book at Bodleian Library. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Christ Church Cathedral, learn more about the world around you at Oxford University Museum of Natural History, then gain insight at University of Oxford, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Oxford trip planner .

You can take a train from Bristol to Oxford in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Oxford, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Birmingham.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums Tours Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
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Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Walking tours

1
night
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
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.
On the 30th (Tue), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then admire the masterpieces at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, and then examine the collection at Cadbury World.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Birmingham trip itinerary tool .

You can take a train from Oxford to Birmingham in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can take a train to Manchester.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Fun & Games
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Cadbury World ©
Cadbury World
Room Escape Games
Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery ©
Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

1
night
Manchester

Manchester ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manchester Cathedral, then have fun and explore at Science and Industry Museum, then browse the collection at The John Rylands Library, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Manchester online trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Birmingham to Manchester by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July in Manchester, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Leeds.

Things to do in Manchester

Childrens Museums Museums Fun & Games
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Science and Industry Museum ©
Science and Industry Museum
Room Escape Games
The John Rylands Library ©
The John Rylands Library

2
nights
Leeds

Leeds ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then have some family-friendly fun at Live For Today Adventures - Hazlewood Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, explore the ancient world of York City Walls, admire the striking features of York Shambles, then take in the spiritual surroundings of York Minster, and finally pause for some photo ops at Constantine Statue.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Leeds online trip itinerary maker .

You can take a train from Manchester to Leeds in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In August in Leeds, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cambridge.

Things to do in Leeds

Fun & Games Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

York
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls
York Shambles ©
York Shambles

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nights
Cambridge

Steeped in history and tradition, Cambridge is renowned for its ancient colleges and sprawling green gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, then explore the world behind art at Fitzwilliam Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of King's College Chapel, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at The River Cam. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Cambridgeshire Wine School, brush up on your military savvy at IWM Duxford, then admire the natural beauty at Cambridge University Botanic Garden, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cambridge trip itinerary app .

Drive from Leeds to Cambridge in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. While traveling from Leeds, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Cambridge, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Cambridge

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

IWM Duxford
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Room Escape Games
Fitzwilliam Museum
Fitzwilliam Museum
Cambridgeshire Wine School ©
Cambridgeshire Wine School

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