Destinations

Top Rated Attractions to See When in England

England sees its fair share of international tourists every year with many visiting London on business or personal trips. This is not surprising given its rich history and culture, plethora of stunning architecture and monuments as well as the traditional food to enjoy among many others. With an overwhelming number of attractions to choose from, we listed some of the top rated destinations to visit when in England.

Stonehenge
Stonehenge
Location: Shrewton, Wiltshire
Highlights: Ancient monument that dates back to the Neolithic Age, follow the footsteps of Neolithic people who once lived in the area, Stone Circle, ancient houses, visit the museum, see the exhibition of ancient artifacts

Tower of London
Tower of London
Location: Central London
Highlights: Historic palace, explore the fortress, see the Crown Jewels, Yeoman Warder Tours, visit the White Tower, spot the ravens

City of Bath
Bath
Location: Bath
Highlights: A UNESCO World Heritage Centre, stunning Georgian architecture that dates back to the 18th century, natural hot springs, centuries old Roman Baths, breathtaking scenery of the countryside, art galleries, museums, see attractions like Bath Abbey, Camden Crescent, Great Pulteney St, Hanging tree,
Medieval wall, and more

Windsor Castle
Windsor Castle
Location: Windsor
Highlights: Royal residence, historic castle that traces back to 1078, top attractions include the State Apartments (when The Queen is not in residence), Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House, and the Great Park, see the changing of the guards, explore the exhibitions

Yorkshire
Yorkshire
Location: Yorkshire
Highlights: Explore traditional Yorkshire, historic and picturesque towns, medieval buildings like churches, Abbey House Museum, Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, breathtaking scenery of the countryside

Cambridge University
Cambridge University
Location: Old Schools, Trinity Lane, Cambridge
Highlights: World-renowned university, historic buildings, Cambridge Folk Festival, Midsummer Fair

Lake District
Lake District
Location: Cumbria
Highlights: Lake District National Park, stunning scenery, spectacular landscape, Scafell Pike, natural attractions like lakes, picturesque villages, North Lakes

Canterbury Cathedral
Canterbury Cathedral
Location: 11 The Precincts, Canterbury
Highlights: UNESCO World Heritage Site, ancient Christian structure, home to the Archbishop of Canterbury, explore the Precincts to see medieval buildings and ruins, The Quire and Trinity Chapel, The Crypt, beautiful architecture and interiors

Cotswolds
Cotswolds
Location: Cotswolds
Highlights: Dreamy and quiet countryside, breathtaking scenery, medieval buildings and cottages, picturesque villages, explore the Cotswold Way, visit Castle Combe, Chipping Norton, and Tetbury

Warwick Castle
Warwick Castle
Location: Warwick
Highlights: Historic castle that dates back to the medieval times, jousting festivals, medieval fairs

British Museum
British Museum
Location: Great Russell St, London
Highlights: Museum with an extensive collection of artefacts from around the world, exhibitions, free activities, events, cafes and restaurants,

Big Ben
Big Ben
Location: City of Westminster
Highlights: Clock Tower of the Palace of Westminster, beautiful architecture