5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

5 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Start: London
Train:  2 h
1
York
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
2
Knaresborough
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Manchester
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
4
Liverpool
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
End: London

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York

York ©
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.
On the 7th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at York Minster, and then take a stroll through York Shambles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at York Castle Museum, thensample the tasty concoctions at Brew York, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church, and finally go for a walk through York City Walls.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the York day trip planner.

London to York is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or fly. In November in York, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Knaresborough.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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York Shambles ©
York Shambles
York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum

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Knaresborough

Knaresborough ©
Knaresborough is an historic market town, spa town and civil parish in the Borough of Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): stroll through River Nidd Waterside Walk, explore the fascinating underground world of Mother Shipton's Cave, and then explore the ancient world of Fountains Abbey.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Knaresborough travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from York to Knaresborough in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Knaresborough

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Fountains Abbey
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Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Mother Shipton's Cave ©
Mother Shipton's Cave

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Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, thenexplore the galleries of Manchester Art Gallery, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Manchester Cathedral, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The City of Manchester Distillery.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Manchester trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Knaresborough to Manchester takes 2 hours. November in Manchester sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Manchester

Breweries & Distilleries Fun & Games Shopping
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The City of Manchester Distillery ©
The City of Manchester Distillery
Manchester Art Gallery ©
Manchester Art Gallery
Manchester Cathedral ©
Manchester Cathedral

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Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Walker Art Gallery, stroll the grounds of Liverpool Cathedral, thencontemplate the long history of Williamson’s Tunnels – Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels, and finally take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Liverpool sightseeing planner.

Getting from Manchester to Liverpool by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Liverpool Cathedral
Liverpool Cathedral

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