Explore the eastern part of England . Get to know the castles, manors and gardens . Take a walk through the old streets of picturesque towns.

Old Picturesque Villages Near London

The eastern part of England is filled with various picturesque villages, where you feel the history and at the same time the peace of a leisurely life. This trip will be accompanied by an incredible amount of castles and manors, which keep the history and rich decoration. You will also be impressed by the botanical gardens, parks and views. On this trip there will be a lot of crossings, be ready to dive into the atmosphere of the trip in the morning and be ready to enjoy the views and spots that you will visit.

Old Picturesque Villages Near London

8 days itinerary by Anastasia Omelchuk - History and Culture - Car, 6 Hotels

Road Trip Categories: History and Culture

Day 1: Unspoiled nature

Today is your first day in the new city and the first where you go and take some rest after arrival is the restaurant. Enjoy the fresh food and admire the atmosphere.
Visiting: Cambridge, London

Day 2: The beauty of architecture

Today you will see the surroundings of Cambridge and get acquainted with one of the oldest cathedrals in England, visit the rooms with a luxurious interior and the castle with an interesting history.
Visiting: Cambridge, Castle Hedingham, Ely, Saffron Walden, Horningsea

Day 3: History of Cambridge

This day you will spend exploring the culture and history of the city by visiting museums. Also you will visit the bridge of sighs whose name was as a tribute to his brother in Venice.
Visiting: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Day 4: Houses with an interesting history and peaceful nature

Today you will visit the abbey, after which you will go to church whose dimensions are very impressive. Next you will see stately home in the village of Long Melford. Later you can enjoy the beauty of nature in the botanical garden and park.
Visiting: Cambridge, Essex, Chelmsford, Long Melford, Colchester, London, Brentwood, Lavenham

Day 5: Variety in types of attractions

Today you will experience the culture of suburban cities. A visit to the museum in the Norman castle, a walk through the picturesque gardens, abbey and a very nice village awaits you.
Visiting: London, Norwich, Colchester, Lawford, Wivenhoe, Wymondham

Day 6: Castles and pacifying nature

Today you will have the opportunity to see various castles one of which has been preserved and the second is already in ruins.You will also visit a beautiful beach and a impressive park.
Visiting: Norwich, Colchester, Weeting, Manningtree, Ipswich, Layer Marney, Wickham Market

Day 7: Majestic castles

Today you will visit many castles each of them with its own individuality and is completely different from each other so get ready to enjoy.
Visiting: Colchester, Bromley, Tonbridge, Rochester, Sevenoaks, Maidstone

Day 8: Country residence of Sir John Champneys

Today is your final day of the route before you go to the airport you will have an exciting trip to house and award winning gardens.
Visiting: London, Bromley, Bexley