5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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York
— 2 nights
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Portsmouth
— 1 night
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Bournemouth
— 1 night

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York

York ©

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Get a sense of the local culture at Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum and York Castle Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Filey Beach and Sandsend Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Whitby (Whitby Abbey & 199 Steps) and Scarborough Beach (in Scarborough). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of York City Walls.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read York attractions planner.

London to York is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In August, daytime highs in York are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Portsmouth.

Things to do in York

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum ©
Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum
Sandsend Beach ©
Sandsend Beach
Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): examine the collection at The Mary Rose, then examine the collection at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, then examine the collection at HMS Victory, and finally explore the world behind art at Chichester Cathedral.

To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Portsmouth road trip app.

Take a train from York to Portsmouth in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Portsmouth can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Bournemouth.

Things to do in Portsmouth

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Chichester Cathedral ©
Chichester Cathedral
HMS Victory ©
HMS Victory
The Mary Rose ©
The Mary Rose

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Bournemouth

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): head off the coast to Brownsea Island, then stroll through Bournemouth Beach, and then kick back and relax at Hengistbury Head Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bournemouth trip planner.

You can take a train from Portsmouth to Bournemouth in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Outdoors

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Brownsea Island ©
Brownsea Island
Hengistbury Head Beach ©
Hengistbury Head Beach
Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach

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