8 days in Central England and the Midlands Itinerary

8 days in Central England and the Midlands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Vancouver
Fly + Drive:  14 h 30 min
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Church Stretton
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Uttoxeter
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: Vancouver

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Church Stretton

Church Stretton ©
Church Stretton is a small town in Shropshire, England, 13mi south of Shrewsbury and 15mi north of Ludlow. Get some historical perspective at Stokesay Castle and Hawkstone Park Follies. Step out of the city life by going to The Long Mynd and The Quarry. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Church Stretton: Battlefield Falconry Centre (in Shrewsbury) and Docklow Pools (in Docklow). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Carding Mill Valley.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Church Stretton trip planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Church Stretton is an approximately 15- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Church Stretton is 8 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Vancouver in August: high temperatures in Church Stretton hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Church Stretton

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Shrewsbury, Stokesay Castle, Docklow Pools
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Battlefield Falconry Centre ©
Battlefield Falconry Centre
Docklow Pools ©
Docklow Pools
Stokesay Castle ©
Stokesay Castle

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Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Step out of the city life by going to The River Avon Trail and The Welcombe Hills. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Warwick Castle and Shakespeare's Birthplace. There's lots more to do: tee off at Welford-On-Avon Golf Course, experience rural life at Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm, get outside with The Knights of Middle England, and get to know the fascinating history of The Shakespeare Heritage Trail.

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Getting from Church Stretton to Stratford-upon-Avon by car takes about 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Uttoxeter.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Warwick
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The River Avon Trail ©
The River Avon Trail
Warwick Castle ©
Warwick Castle
Shakespeare's Birthplace ©
Shakespeare's Birthplace

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Uttoxeter

Uttoxeter ©
Uttoxeter is a market town in Staffordshire, England. On the 21st (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Cannock Chase AONB and then hike along Llama Adventures.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Uttoxeter trip maker app.

Getting from Stratford-upon-Avon to Uttoxeter by car takes about 1.5 hours. August in Uttoxeter sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Uttoxeter

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Cannock Chase AONB
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Cannock Chase AONB ©
Cannock Chase AONB