Ready to plan your next adventure?

Then why not take a trip down The Explorer’s Road and discover some of England’s hidden gems and finest attractions?
Our interactive itinerary will help you plan your tailor-made tour through the cultural and historic heart of our extraordinary nation.

The Explorer’s Road is a 300 mile touring route that spans the length of Eastern England from the Scottish borders to Hertfordshire.

The route roughly follows the A1 road but you can explore the same destinations by train with our route partners London North Eastern Railway.

From stunning beaches and spectacular countryside to stately homes and gardens, historic landmarks and vibrant city culture,
The Explorer’s Road has something for everyone.
Whether you have two days or two weeks, this handy guide will help you find the best places to stay, eat and visit whilst enjoying this quintessentially English adventure.