Relaxed 14-Day England Road Trip from Exeter to Oxford, London, and Birmingham

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14 days & 13 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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13 nights included
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14 days included
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Sit back and enjoy a relaxed 14-day road trip in England with this laid-back self-drive vacation.

This self-drive package allows you to immerse in the local culture as you travel through the picture-perfect landscapes in England at a relaxed pace. Make yourself at home at top-rated hotels and stay 3 nights in Exeter, 1 night in Oxford, 5 nights in London, and 4 nights in Birmingham. Finally, taste the local food and enjoy a refreshing drink at the most popular restaurants and bars along your road trip route in England.

Experience an easy 14-day self-drive tour across England with this carefully arranged travel plan. We’ll help you from the beginning to the end of your vacation in England so you can leave with the best road trip memories.

Freedom of choice is key to a relaxing road trip in England. For your self-drive vacation, we’ll offer you a selection of the best rental vehicles with CDW insurance. Upon arrival in Exeter, you’ll collect your rental car of choice. From there, you’ll begin your 14-day journey across England and discover its unique culture, history, and diverse scenery.

You’ll choose among the best hotels and places to stay in England. Each stop offers top-notch comfort and unique charm, designed to help you unwind and enjoy your journey. Rest assured, we’ll always offer you accommodations that fit your budget and needs, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable travel experience throughout England.

We’ll introduce you to some of the best travel destinations in England. Another highlight of this self-drive tour is the captivating British Museum.

Traveling leisurely through England means you could spend as much time as you want at the magnificent London Eye. With this travel plan, you could also soak in the atmosphere of the memorable Trafalgar Square. Get close to the spectacular Hyde Park and the wonderful Tower Bridge. You’ll have plenty of time to take in each attraction's unique features, learn its unique history, and appreciate it to the fullest.

Between sightseeing, you can make the most of your downtime and join a popular tour in England. Tours offer a special way of discovering what else England has to offer.

This relaxed road trip also gives you plenty of time to stroll through England's shopping hotspots. Here you can visit shops, discover the locals’ way of life, or try various specialties. Check out all the souvenirs and gifts you can buy in the area and bring home a piece of the country that will remind you of your relaxing vacation in England.

By the end of your 14-day road trip through England, you’ll return home feeling refreshed and enriched by your experience. You’ll have many stories about your pleasant and relaxed road trip vacation in England and memories to cherish forever.

This self-drive vacation package includes everything you need for a stress-free, easy road trip through England. You’ll have a cozy place to stay for 13 nights, with a selection of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll also provide you with the best car rental you can use throughout the 14 days of your self-drive road trip in England. On top of all that, you also have the option to add flights to your travel plan and personalize each day of your itinerary by adding tours and tickets.

This self-drive package includes 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide. You can access the guide at any point of your journey through our mobile app, where you can also keep and organize your travel documents.

Spend an amazing 14-day vacation in England and get to know more about this fantastic destination. Choose your travel dates and plan a laid-back and relaxed road trip in England today!

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Hotel, 13 nights
Rental car, 14 days
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Leavesden
Kensington
Photo of aerial view of Salisbury cathedral in the spring morning, England.Salisbury
Photo of aerial view of Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickhire, England, the birthplace of William Shakespeare.Stratford-upon-Avon
Exeter - city in United KingdomExeter / 3 nights
Eton
Bournville
Photo of old Turn Junction, or Deep Cutting Junction where the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal meets the Birmingham Canal Navigation's Main Line Canal, Birmingham, England.Birmingham / 4 nights
Richmond
Balsall Heath
London, England - Panoramic skyline view of Bank and Canary Wharf, central London's leading financial districts with famous skyscrapers at golden hour sunset with blue sky and clouds.London / 5 nights
Warwick
Greenwich
Photo of Clifton Suspension Bridge with Clifton and reflection, Bristol, United Kingdom.Bristol
Woodstock
Sutton Coldfield
Oxford - city in United KingdomOxford / 1 night
Buckfastleigh
Stourton
Photo of view of Gloucester Cathedral Church of St Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity on a sunny day, UK.Gloucester
Alton
Camden Town
Photo of Westminster palace (Houses of Parliament) and Big Ben, London, UK.Westminster

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Attractions

Photo of beautiful shot of London Eye and River Thames ,London, UK.London Eye
Photo of Buckingham Palace in London, United Kingdom.Buckingham Palace
The British MuseumBritish Museum
Tower BridgeTower Bridge
Photo of beautiful landscape around Hyde Park, London, United Kingdom.Hyde Park
Trafalgar SquareTrafalgar Square
Tower of London, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, London, Greater London, England, United KingdomTower of London
The Making of Harry Potter Warner Brothers Studio Tour London, Leavesden, UK: The main entrance signWarner Bros Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
Photo of Borough Market, London, UK.Borough Market
Madame Tussauds LondonMadame Tussauds London
Photo of Science Museum, London, United Kingdom.Science Museum
St James's ParkSt James's Park
Stonehenge at sunset in England.Stonehenge
Photo of Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England.Victoria and Albert Museum
Big Ben
Photo of aerial view of Windsor Castle that was built in the 11th Century and is the residence of the British Royal Family, UK.Windsor Castle
Photo of Iconic London Tower Bridge on the Thames River, UK.London Bridge
The National Gallery, Westminster, London, Greater London, England, United KingdomNational Gallery
. Entrance to Alton Towers Resort. Is a theme park resort located in Staffordshire, England. The resort, which is operated by Merlin Entertainments Group.Alton Towers Resort
Photo of Peaceful scenery with fountain in regent's park of London, UK.Regent's Park
Photo of Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, Richmond, UK.Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Panorama Cityscape View from Greenwich, London, England, UK.Greenwich Park
Westminster AbbeyWestminster Abbey
Photo of Royal Albert Hall in London, England.Royal Albert Hall
Photo of Warwick castle from outside. It is a medieval castle built in 11th century and a major touristic attraction in UK nowadays.Warwick Castle
Photo of Cadbury World is a visitor attraction in Bournville, Birmingham, England, featuring a self-guided exhibition tour, created and run by the Cadbury Company.[1] The tour tells the history of chocolate, and of the Cadbury business.Cadbury World
Stunning sunset over Dartmoor from Combestone Tor near Hexworthy.Dartmoor National Park
Clifton Suspension Bridge, Bristol, UK with sunset.Clifton Suspension Bridge
The Palace, the residence of the dukes of Marlborough, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Blenheim Palace
Photo of William Shakespeare's birthplace place house at sunrise on Henley Street in Stratford upon Avon in England, United Kingdom.Shakespeare's Birthplace
Photo of Salisbury Cathedral, formally known as the Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, an Anglican cathedral in Salisbury, England.Salisbury Cathedral
Photo of National Sea Life Centre, Birmingham, UK.National Sea Life Centre
Photo of the Natural History Museum of the University of Oxford, United Kingdom.Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Photo of Stourhead, a Palladian mansion house with world-famous landscape gardens, UK.Stourhead
Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, West Midlands Combined Authority, West Midlands, England, United KingdomSutton Park
Brunel's SS Great Britain, Bristol, City of Bristol, South West England, England, United KingdomBrunel's SS Great Britain
Photo of sunny day at Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, UK.Cannon Hill Park
Photo of the inside of the Covered Market, Oxford, UK.Covered Market
Photo of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery seen from public square, Birmingham, England.Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
Photo of Gloucester Cathedral, formally the Cathedral Church of St Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity, in Gloucester, England, United Kingdom.Gloucester Cathedral
St George's Chapel
Photo of beautiful Queen Square in the city of Bristol, UK.Queen Square
South Devon Railway - (Buckfastleigh, Station)
Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary
Photo of the Smiler that is a steel roller coaster located at Alton Towers in Staffordshire, United Kingdom.The Smiler
Oblivion
Photo of Library of Birmingham, England, UK.Library of Birmingham
Diagon Alley, Abbots Langley, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, East of England, England, United KingdomDiagon Alley
Belmont Park, Exeter, Devon, South West England, England, United KingdomBelmont Park
National Trust - Mompesson House, Salisbury, Wiltshire, South West England, England, United KingdomNational Trust - Mompesson House
Northernhay GardensNorthernhay Gardens

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Day 1

Day 1 – Exeter - arrival day

  • Exeter - Arrival day
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  • Northernhay Gardens
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Your slow-paced and relaxed road trip through England begins when you reach Exeter, where you’ll stay for a total of 3 nights.

Exeter is an outstanding hub for culture, comfort, and exploration. The city offers travelers plenty of experiences to look forward to, including the magnificent Northernhay Gardens. Around 320 visitors have rated this fascinating urban park and travel destination an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

When you're done sightseeing for the day, you'll check in at one of the best hotels or places to stay in the city. Take your pick and make it your home during your leisurely tour of the city.

Exploring the food culture in Exeter offers you an exciting chance to connect with locals and experience diversity along your relaxed road trip. When you’re ready to eat, we recommend you visit one of the best dining spots in the city.

An excellent example is The Last Drop. This restaurant offers a menu of comforting meals and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 411 customers.

IFood Thai Taste serves great food and is a favorite among hungry travelers and locals. This popular restaurant in Exeter has a rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from 511 reviews.

Premier Inn Exeter (M5 J29) hotel is another one of the city’s best restaurants. With an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 1,061 customers, Premier Inn Exeter (M5 J29) hotel is sure to provide you with an unforgettable dining experience.

If you’re curious about what Exeter looks like at night, a trip to some of the best bars near your accommodation is what you need next. Experience the local nightlife at Crocketts, our top recommendation in the city. Customers have rated this bar an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 247 reviews.

The Nobody Inn offers a variety of refreshing drinks and is one of the best places to relax in Exeter. This well-known city bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 525 customers.

Locals like unwinding at Pig & Pickle Micropub. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 154 customers and is a perfect place for socializing.

Free your mind of worries and enjoy your first taste of relaxation in England! Expect more to come as you continue this laid-back and relaxed road trip in England!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Exeter and Buckfastleigh

  • Exeter
  • Buckfastleigh
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Drive 101 km, 2 hours 16 min

  • Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary
  • South Devon Railway - (Buckfastleigh, Station)
  • Dartmoor National Park
  • More

On day 2 of your relaxed road trip across England, you’ll explore the area around Exeter, where you’ll be staying for another 2 nights. With so many fun and inspiring experiences to offer, a tour of Exeter will make you fall even more in love with the city and uniqueness of England.

One of the city’s best travel destinations is a fascinating national park, the stunning Dartmoor National Park. Around 14,807 visitors rated their experience at this well-known attraction an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars.

Gain a one-of-a-kind experience on your unhurried and relaxed road trip across England by joining a traveler-approved tour in Exeter. Tours offer an opportunity to get to know more about Exeter and the unique culture of the country.

There are so many fun and eye-opening activities to try out in Exeter that will make your self-drive tour in England more memorable. Check out all the most recommended and top-rated tour options in the city of Exeter to find the best options for you!

After satisfying your wanderlust, you’ll head to your accommodation in the city of Exeter for some rest and relaxation. Immerse yourself in the local food culture of England by eating at one of the best restaurants in Exeter.

With an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 1,511 customers, the dining experience Mercure Exeter Southgate Hotel offers is the perfect complement to your relaxed road trip in England.

Nando's Exeter - Princess Hay is another pleasant place to eat in Exeter. This restaurant offers a menu of delectable dishes and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,151 customers.

If you’re looking for a restaurant that locals enjoy, check out Cosy Club and try their flavorful menu. This local favorite has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,234 customers.

When you’re in the mood for an after-dinner drink, visit one of the best bars in the city. At Henry's Bar, you can relax or make friends with locals and fellow travelers. This bar in Exeter is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 220 customers.

You can also unwind and enjoy a few drinks at Mill on the Exe, another well-known bar in Exeter. Customers have rated this city bar an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 2,756 reviews.

Another top-rated bar with a unique vibe is Boom Battle Bar Exeter. Rated an average of 5 out of 5 stars by 335 customers, Boom Battle Bar Exeter is one of the best places to end a laid-back tour of Exeter.

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Day 3

Day 3 – Exeter, Salisbury, Stourton, and Oxford

  • Oxford
  • Salisbury
  • Stourton
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Drive 278 km, 3 hours 54 min

  • Stourhead
  • National Trust - Mompesson House
  • Salisbury Cathedral
  • Stonehenge
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Day 3 of your relaxed road trip across the beautiful country of England will take you on a self-paced journey to two incredible places in one day. See some of the best attractions in England, taste the most delectable foods and exquisite drinks, and make incredible memories as you go!

You’ll begin your day and sightseeing in Salisbury, and continue your explorations in the city of Stourton. The charming Oxford is where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

Your first stop is the great city of Salisbury, where you will see the amazing National Trust - Mompesson House. This famous best-rated sightseeing destination has an impressive 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 517 people.

While leisurely driving around the city, you can also spend some of your precious time at the incredible Salisbury Cathedral. The amazing Salisbury Cathedral is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 13,491 travelers.

You can also go sightseeing at the popular Stonehenge. This tourist attraction that receives 4.5 visitors every year is a spectacular travel destination rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 51,913 travelers.

Give yourself the opportunity to see more of Salisbury than meets the eye by joining a top-rated tour. Put your relaxed road trip to a halt in favor of an in-depth exploration of the city’s best sights and hidden gems while connecting with locals and fellow travelers.

After exploring the city of Salisbury, it’s time to hit the road again and continue your relaxed road trip to another city in England, the lovely Stourton!

In Stourton, you’ll find the magnificent Stourhead. This popular english garden has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 9,871 visitors.

After exploring all these beautiful places, drive leisurely to the beautiful city of Oxford for some much-needed rest and relaxation. Here you can choose from the best selection of hotels and places to stay as you get to know more about this spectacular city.

After a long day of driving and exploring some of the best places to visit in England, it’s time to make your relaxed road trip even more comforting. Sit down for a lovely meal at one of the best restaurants in Oxford.

We highly recommend going to The Big Society. This place is a popular restaurant with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 865 customers.

Another great restaurant option is Antep Kitchen. This food place is often recommended by travelers and has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,520 customers.

You can also eat at the top-rated The Victoria. Offering great food and amazing service, this restaurant has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 688 customers.

After dinner, it’s time to fall in love with the amazing nightlife in Oxford and unwind at some of the best bars in the city.

Check out The Mad Hatter for a great selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. This incredible bar is highly recommended and has a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 325 customers.

Another amazing bar that serves many kinds of beverages and cocktails is The White Horse. This bar has a wonderful rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 515 customers.

You may also try The House, another top-rated bar in the city. About 270 bargoers have given this place a thumb up, with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Let’s toast to day 3 of your laid-back self-drive in Stourton! Celebrate this unique opportunity to enjoy a memorable road trip adventure across England!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Oxford, Eton, Woodstock, and London

  • London
  • Oxford
  • Eton
  • Woodstock
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Drive 129 km, 2 hours 49 min

  • Covered Market
  • Oxford University Museum of Natural History
  • Blenheim Palace
  • St George's Chapel
  • Windsor Castle
  • More

On day 4 of your laid-back and relaxed road trip adventure, you’ll have the chance to visit two remarkable areas in England. Since this self-drive tour offers freedom and flexibility, you can decide how much time you want to spend in each place to enjoy the memorable travel destinations in England.

Your first destination is the beautiful city of Oxford. As the day progresses, you’ll continue your in-depth tour of the country in the city of Eton. You’ll spend 5 nights in London.

Take the opportunity to relax while admiring what the city has to offer. While on a relaxed road trip, one of the best places to explore in the city is the remarkable Covered Market. This market hall and popular sightseeing spot has an average rating of 4.4 over 5 stars from 9,506 visitors.

Another top sight worth checking out is the amazing Oxford University Museum of Natural History. This natural history museum and go-to attraction has an average rating of 4.8 over 5 stars from 10,413 travelers.

While exploring the city of Oxford, we highly recommend you join one of its top-rated tours. Joining a tour will allow you to better understand the local culture in England, meet new people, and create memorable experiences, while you comfortably enjoy.

After a fun experience in Oxford, buckle up and enjoy a relaxing drive to your next stop, the incredible city of Eton. This is your opportunity to create more unforgettable memories in England and discover the wonderful Eton.

While in Eton, take a break at one of its best attractions, the great St George's Chapel, Windsor. This castle chapel and popular site has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars in 5,434 reviews.

Another top location in the city is the fascinating Windsor Castle. Most travelers find that this historic house museum and travel destination lives up to its rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 53,263 reviews.

This travel spotis a go-to place in Eton.

As this day of your laid-back exploration of the best attractions in England comes to a close, continue your relaxed road trip adventure in London. Drive leisurely, enjoy the views, and listen to some good music. In London, you’ll choose from the best hotels and places to stay in the city and restore your energy.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, take it easy and have a wonderful dinner at one of the best restaurants in London. Check out Cahoots London, a top choice in England due to its excellent meals and service.

Another London restaurant to try is a local favorite, Bill's Soho Restaurant.

If you’re looking for another must-visit option, Estiatorio Milos is a perfect choice. This popular restaurant in London has a score of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,065 people.

After dinner, many travelers enjoy hanging out and unwinding at some of the top bars in London. The popular Bar Américain has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 697 customers and is the perfect place to fully appreciate your unhurried and relaxed road trip vacation in England.

You could also relax with a drink at another popular bar like The Connaught Bar. This hang-out has an average rating of 4.7 from 654 individuals.

If you want to visit another place, the locals of London recommend Bar Polski. Due to its local reputation, this bar boasts an average rating of 4.6 over 5 stars from 480 individuals.

Celebrate another day of your relaxing road trip through England with a toast at a top-rated bar in London!

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Day 5

Day 5 – London, Camden Town, Westminster, and Richmond

  • London
  • Camden Town
  • Westminster
  • Richmond
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Drive 33 km, 1 hour 46 min

  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Hyde Park
  • National Gallery
  • Trafalgar Square
  • British Museum
  • More

On day 5 of your relaxed road trip across England, you’ll explore the area around Camden Town, where you’ll be staying for another 4 nights. With so many fun and inspiring experiences to offer, a tour of Camden Town will make you fall even more in love with the city and uniqueness of England.

One of the city’s best travel destinations is a fascinating national museum, the stunning British Museum. This top sight attracts more than 5,906,716 people each year. Around 148,750 visitors rated their experience at this well-known attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Gain a one-of-a-kind experience on your unhurried and relaxed road trip across England by joining a traveler-approved tour in Camden Town. Tours offer an opportunity to get to know more about Camden Town and the unique culture of the country.

There are so many fun and eye-opening activities to try out in Camden Town that will make your self-drive tour in England more memorable. Check out all the most recommended and top-rated tour options in the city of Camden Town to find the best options for you!

After satisfying your wanderlust, you’ll head to your accommodation in the city of London for some rest and relaxation. Immerse yourself in the local food culture of England by eating at one of the best restaurants in London.

With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,537 customers, the dining experience The Palomar offers is the perfect complement to your relaxed road trip in England.

Berners Tavern is another pleasant place to eat in London. This restaurant offers a menu of delectable dishes and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,817 customers.

If you’re looking for a restaurant that locals enjoy, check out Burger & Lobster Leicester Square and try their flavorful menu. This local favorite has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 4,454 customers.

When you’re in the mood for an after-dinner drink, visit one of the best bars in the city. At Artesian, you can relax or make friends with locals and fellow travelers. This bar in London is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 657 customers.

You can also unwind and enjoy a few drinks at American Bar, another well-known bar in London. Customers have rated this city bar an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 667 reviews.

Another top-rated bar with a unique vibe is Old Shades. Rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,047 customers, Old Shades is one of the best places to end a laid-back tour of London.

Get cozy and have fun because this is what your relaxed road trip in England is all about!

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Day 6

Day 6 – London, Westminster, and Kensington

  • London
  • Westminster
  • Kensington
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Drive 15 km, 1 hour 12 min

  • Royal Albert Hall
  • Science Museum
  • Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Borough Market
  • London Bridge
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On day 6 of your relaxed road trip across England, you'll explore the best attractions in Westminster at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Westminster, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 3 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Royal Albert Hall. This incredible concert hall has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 37,841 travelers.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 6 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in England. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Westminster itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through England extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Westminster. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Rules. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,824 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Hawksmoor Seven Dials, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Hawksmoor Seven Dials is rated 4.6 stars out of 5 by 3,084 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Simpson's in the Strand. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 830 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Westminster and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular Scarfes Bar. This vibrant bar is rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 883 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular BFI IMAX. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 6,382 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Another recommendation you shouldn’t miss is The Old Bank of England. Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks. The Old Bank of England has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,562 bar goers.

Enjoy the rest of day 6 of your relaxed road trip across England, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 7

Day 7 – London and Westminster

  • London
  • Westminster
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Drive 4 km, 1 hour 2 min

  • London Eye
  • Big Ben
  • Westminster Abbey
  • St James's Park
  • Buckingham Palace
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On day 7 of your relaxed road trip across England, you'll explore the best attractions in London at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in London, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 2 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Big Ben. This incredible cultural icon has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 61,373 travelers.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 7 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in England. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your London itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through England extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in London. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Smith & Wollensky. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,343 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Hawksmoor Air Street, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Hawksmoor Air Street is rated 4.6 stars out of 5 by 3,216 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Premier Inn London County Hall hotel. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,858 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in London and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular The Ship & Shovell. This vibrant bar is rated 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,465 customers.

Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks.

Enjoy the rest of day 7 of your relaxed road trip across England, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 8

Day 8 – London and Greenwich

  • London
  • Greenwich
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Drive 35 km, 2 hours 16 min

  • Regent's Park
  • Madame Tussauds London
  • Tower of London
  • Tower Bridge
  • Greenwich Park
  • More

On day 8 of your relaxed road trip across England, you'll explore the best attractions in London at your own pace and immerse in the neighborhood's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in London, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 1 night will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Tower of London. This incredible castle has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 101,481 travelers, and is visited by 2,741,126 people every year.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 8 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in England. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your London itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful neighborhood. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through England extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the neighborhood, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in London. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, The Red Lion, Parliament Street. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,534 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Holiday Inn London - Bloomsbury, an IHG Hotel, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Holiday Inn London - Bloomsbury, an IHG Hotel is rated 4.1 stars out of 5 by 2,728 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended The Wolseley. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 5,980 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in London and unwind at the coolest bars in the neighborhood.

Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks.

Enjoy the rest of day 8 of your relaxed road trip across England, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 9

Day 9 – London, Leavesden, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwick, and Birmingham

  • Birmingham
  • Leavesden
  • Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Warwick
  • More

Drive 249 km, 3 hours 49 min

  • Warner Bros Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
  • Diagon Alley
  • Shakespeare's Birthplace
  • Warwick Castle
  • More

Day 9 of your easy and relaxed road trip through England gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Leavesden. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Birmingham, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 4 nights.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter is waiting for you. This exhibition room has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 82,133 visitors.

The next stop on your road trip vacation is Diagon Alley. This unique must-see tourist destination is a highly recommended place to visit, rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 600 visitors.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Leavesden has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in England. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Birmingham. In Birmingham, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in England.

After a long day of driving and exploring along your relaxed road trip route, sitting down for a well-cooked restaurant meal in Stratford-upon-Avon is an excellent idea.

A popular restaurant we recommend you try is Purecraft Bar & Kitchen, one of the best restaurants in Stratford-upon-Avon. With a lovely menu and an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,772 customers, you can’t go wrong with choosing Purecraft Bar & Kitchen.

Locals also recommend Grand Central Kitchen as one of the top restaurants in the area. So if you’re feeling hungry, don’t forget to check out the menu at Grand Central Kitchen as well. This local-favorite restaurant is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,311 customers.

If you feel like having something else, you could also book a table at Restaurant Folium. Restaurant Folium is another of the most popular places to eat in Stratford-upon-Avon. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 214 customers.

Take a stroll around the area, head back to your accommodation for the night, or continue your evening at one of the best-rated bars in the city.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like Equator Bar Birmingham. Equator Bar Birmingham is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 128 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Bacchus Bar. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,586 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

Alternatively, head to Be At One - Brindley Place Birmingham. This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night. Be At One - Brindley Place Birmingham is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 368 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through England!

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Day 10

Day 10 – Birmingham and Alton

  • Birmingham
  • Alton
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Drive 165 km, 2 hours 58 min

  • Alton Towers Resort
  • The Smiler
  • Oblivion
  • More

On day 10 of your relaxed road trip across England, you'll explore the best attractions in Alton at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Alton, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 3 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous The Smiler. This incredible steel roller coaster has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,308 travelers.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in England by seeing another popular site in Alton, the wonderful Oblivion. This top-tier point of interest is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,308 travelers.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 10 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in England. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Alton itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through England extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Alton. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, La Galleria. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 882 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at The Ivy Temple Row, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. The Ivy Temple Row is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by 1,888 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Malmaison Birmingham. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 1,627 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Alton and unwind at the coolest bars in the city.

Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks.

Enjoy the rest of day 10 of your relaxed road trip across England, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 11

Day 11 – Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield, Bournville, and Balsall Heath

  • Birmingham
  • Sutton Coldfield
  • Bournville
  • Balsall Heath
  • More

Drive 53 km, 1 hour 35 min

  • Sutton Park
  • Cannon Hill Park
  • Cadbury World
  • More

On day 11 of your relaxed road trip across England, you'll explore the best attractions in Sutton Coldfield at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Sutton Coldfield, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 2 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Sutton Park. This incredible park has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 9,874 travelers.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 11 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in England. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Sutton Coldfield itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through England extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Sutton Coldfield. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Purnells. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 622 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Dishoom Birmingham, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Dishoom Birmingham is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by 1,536 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended The Canal House Bar & Restaurant. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,244 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Sutton Coldfield and unwind at the coolest bars in the city.

Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks.

Enjoy the rest of day 11 of your relaxed road trip across England, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 12

Day 12 – Birmingham

  • Birmingham
  • More

Drive 1 km, 21 min

  • Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
  • Library of Birmingham
  • National Sea Life Centre
  • More

On day 12 of your relaxed road trip across England, you'll explore the best attractions in Birmingham at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Birmingham, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 1 night will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Library of Birmingham. This incredible public library has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,658 travelers.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 12 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in England. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Birmingham itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through England extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Birmingham. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Gas Street Social. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 937 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at The Botanist Bar & Restaurant Birmingham, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. The Botanist Bar & Restaurant Birmingham is rated 4.3 stars out of 5 by 3,002 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended @pizza Grand Central. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 585 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Birmingham and unwind at the coolest bars in the city.

Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks.

Enjoy the rest of day 12 of your relaxed road trip across England, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 13

Day 13 – Birmingham, Bristol, Gloucester, and Exeter

  • Exeter
  • Bristol
  • Gloucester
  • More

Drive 275 km, 3 hours 48 min

  • Gloucester Cathedral
  • Queen Square
  • Brunel's SS Great Britain
  • Clifton Suspension Bridge
  • More

Day 13 of your easy and relaxed road trip through England gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Bristol. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Exeter, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 1 night.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful Queen Square is waiting for you. This square has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,600 visitors.

The next stop on your road trip vacation is Brunel's SS Great Britain. This unique museum is a highly recommended place to visit, rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 8,847 visitors.

Don’t forget to make a stop at the incredible Clifton Suspension Bridge. With an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 16,318 visitors, this suspension bridge is one of the top sights to visit in the area.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Bristol has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in England. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Exeter. In Exeter, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in England.

After a long day of driving and exploring along your relaxed road trip route, sitting down for a well-cooked restaurant meal in Gloucester is an excellent idea.

A popular restaurant we recommend you try is Toby Carvery Exeter, one of the best restaurants in Gloucester. With a lovely menu and an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 3,409 customers, you can’t go wrong with choosing Toby Carvery Exeter.

Locals also recommend The Old Firehouse as one of the top restaurants in the area. So if you’re feeling hungry, don’t forget to check out the menu at The Old Firehouse as well. This local-favorite restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,029 customers.

If you feel like having something else, you could also book a table at Harry's Restaurant. Harry's Restaurant is another of the most popular places to eat in Gloucester. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 965 customers.

Take a stroll around the area, head back to your accommodation for the night, or continue your evening at one of the best-rated bars in the city.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like The Lucombe Oak. The Lucombe Oak is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 198 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Exeter Phoenix. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,312 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

Alternatively, head to Ship Inn. This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night. Ship Inn is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,415 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through England!

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Day 14

Day 14 – Exeter - departure day

  • Exeter - Departure day
  • More
  • Belmont Park
  • More

Day 14 of your relaxed road trip in England is your departure day. If you have a flight to catch, you’ll drop off your rental car well in advance before your departure. Choose a late flight to enjoy a stress-free last day in Exeter.

Depending on when you need to leave, you might be able to fit in some sightseeing or shopping. Embrace the beauty of Exeter once more and find some souvenirs to help you remember your time in the city. To end your relaxing road trip in England on top, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Belmont Park is an extraordinary attraction that is perfect for your last day in Exeter. This top sight is a popular park, rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 624 visitors.

Unwind and look back at the past 14 days of your relaxed road trip over a bite to eat. This is your chance to enjoy one last traditional meal in Exeter or just grab something light to keep you going.

Check out the menu at The Stand Off. Dining at The Stand Off is one of the best food experiences you can have in Exeter. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 326 customers.

Another top recommendation in Exeter is The Botanist Bar & Restaurant Exeter. If you go to The Botanist Bar & Restaurant Exeter, you can expect delicious food, a nice ambiance, and great service. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 114 customers.

Alternatively, you could also go to a place like Coolings Gandy Street. If you haven’t yet, a trip to Coolings Gandy Street is your opportunity to have a lovely meal before leaving the city. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 265 customers.

Give yourself enough time to wave goodbye to Exeter and begin your journey home. The unforgettable experiences you’ve collected along your 14-day relaxed road trip in England is a story you will tell for the rest of your life.

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