Places, cities, and holiday destinations to visit in England

Want to find out what’s near Bristol or York? See how far Lincoln is from the coast? Or maybe you’re keeping your options open and want to find out about somewhere completely new. Our map shows you cities to visit in England, counties and popular places, and Tourist Information Centres, so you can plan your holiday with ease. Use the filter on the right to find out more about holiday destinations in England.

Places, cities, and holiday destinations to visit in England

Want to find out what’s near Bristol or York? See how far Lincoln is from the coast? Or maybe you’re keeping your options open and want to find out about somewhere completely new. Our map shows you cities to visit in England, counties and popular places, and Tourist Information Centres, so you can plan your holiday with ease. Use the filter on the right to find out more about holiday destinations in England.

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Bath

Bath

There's plenty bubbling below the surface of this elegant Somerset city, and not just the ancient thermal springs.

Birmingham

Birmingham

Visit Birmingham to indulge in Michelin-starred restaurants after a day exploring Birmingham’s Victorian streets and shopping centres.

Blackpool

Blackpool

Looking for things to do in Blackpool? This seaside town has it all, glitzy ballrooms, white knuckle rides, a laugh out loud comedy strip, and so much more.

Bristol

Bristol

Bristol is as well known for Brunel's elegant Clifton Suspension Bridge as it is for Banksy's street art.

Cambridge

Cambridge

Cambridge's impressive looking university colleges span so many centuries it's difficult to know where to start exploring.

Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire

Looking for something to do in Cambridgeshire? This eastern county has miles of lush and marshy fenland, picturesque cathedral towns, and medieval markets.

Cheshire

Cheshire

Come to this northwestern county prepped for hikes, stately homes and castle gardens, and high-end shopping.

Chester

Chester

Visit Chester for a historic city break. Combining old timbered houses, medieval walls, and goblin towers, Chester will take you on a trip through time.

Cornwall

Cornwall

Crumbly Yarg cheese, meat-stuffed pasties, clotted cream... The endless list of Cornish delicacies literally rolls off the tongue.

Cotswolds

Cotswolds

Visit museums that transport you back to the Domesday Book and manors perched on rolling, emerald hills.

Cumbria

Cumbria

There's Lakeland packed with fells, forces, pikes and tarns to explore in scenic Cumbria.

Derbyshire

Derbyshire

This East Midlands county is all about the great outdoors with its national park, sweeping dales and dense woodland.

Devon

Devon

Explore Devon’s moorland National Park that goes on forever and miles of heritage coast and riviera coastlines.

Durham

Durham

Durham's fairy-tale, turreted castle and grand Norman cathedral have the words 'World Heritage Site' written all over them.

East Riding of Yorkshire

East Riding of Yorkshire

Vales of open farmland and estuaries lined with forts and suspension bridges are all hallmarks of this East Yorkshire county.

Essex

Essex

Essex has had its share of reality dramas from Roman takeovers to castles surviving smuggler invasions.

Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire

Elegant spa and market towns and stately homes presiding over rolling, green landscapes.

Herefordshire

Herefordshire

Charge cameras to explore this West Midlands county's Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Lancashire

Lancashire

Hearty casserole, brisk Pennine walks and neon-lit seaside towns – there's something heart-warming about Lancashire.

Leicestershire

Leicestershire

This Midlands county is as much known for its connections with Richard III and its battlefields as well as its balti.

Merseyside

Merseyside

Uncover estuaries teeming with birdlife and cities packed with northwest heritage from the slave trade to the Beatles.

NewcastleGateshead

NewcastleGateshead

Looking for things to do in Newcastle and Gateshead? These twin cities have their fair share of history, art, and shopping. They’re pretty sport mad too.

Norfolk

Norfolk

Celebrity-status estates and a water world of rivers and lakes and seaside. Norfolk has space and lots of it.

Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire

Elizabethan mansions perched in romantic deer parks, sleepy canals and earls' residences hidden in farmland.

Northumberland

Northumberland

Historical sites to take you back through time, vast landscapes to explore and wildlife to make you go ‘aw’.

Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire

Deep forests steeped in folklore and romantic medieval castles that conjure up Robin Hood legends.

Peak District

Peak District

Climb to the tallest peak and take in stunning panoramas across dales and moors in the Peak District National Park. Its Elizabethan manors are also the setting for Pride & Prejudice.

Rutland

Rutland

Surrounded by water, nature reserves bursting with birdlife and country houses; Rutland makes a big splash.

Shropshire

Shropshire

Gorges billed as World Heritage Sites and hills classed as Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty – Shropshire bears all the badges.

Somerset

Somerset

Take in the sights of Somerset’s majestic gorges, rolling hills, endless wetlands and Saxon market towns.

South Yorkshire

South Yorkshire

You'll find jaw-dropping scenery, cities steeped in industrial heritage and hidden market towns in South Yorkshire.

Staffordshire

Staffordshire

Staffordshire’s theme parks, industrial heritage, miles of canals and haunted castles will keep you on your toes.

Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon

Immerse yourself in everything Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon, the town of his birth and the home of The Royal Shakespeare Company.

Suffolk

Suffolk

Suffolk is filled with swanky coastal towns and landscapes straight from Constable and Gainsborough paintings.

Tyne and Wear

Tyne and Wear

This northeast county is brimming with cultural quayside cities and sandy North Sea beaches.

Warwick

Warwick

Looking for things to do in Warwick? We suggest you begin with Warwick’s nearly 1000 year old castle, and witness one of the world’s largest working siege engines, the Warwick Trebuchet.

Warwickshire

Warwickshire

Walk through history with Warwickshire's castles, canals and close ties to Shakespeare.

West Midlands

West Midlands

Hippodromes, bullrings and sky domes. You'll know when you've hit the West Midlands.

West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire

This northern county offers vibrant cities, industrial heritage and pretty Pennine villages in equal doses.

Worcestershire

Worcestershire

Head west to Worcestershire for ornate cathedrals, glorious hills and towns sitting on spring water wells.

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