30 days in Northern England Itinerary

30 days in Northern England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Durham
— 5 nights
2
Braithwaite
— 6 nights
3
Windermere
— 4 nights
4
Liverpool
— 5 nights
5
York
— 8 nights

5
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Durham is a historic city and the county town of County Durham in North East England. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Durham: Church Gallery (in Kirkby Stephen), Appleby-in-Westmorland (Courtyard Gallery, St Anne's Hospital, &more) and Garrigill Ashgill Force (in Garrigill). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Durham Cathedral, admire the natural beauty at Crook Hall & Gardens, identify plant and animal life at Low Burnhall Woods, and have some family-friendly fun at Icarus Simulation Limited.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Durham trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Durham is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Durham, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in April, with highs in Durham at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Braithwaite.

Things to do in Durham

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Appleby-in-Westmorland, Beamish Museum, Church Gallery, St. Brandon's Church, Brancepeth, Garrigill Ashgill Force
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 6:
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Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Beamish Museum ©
Beamish Museum
Crook Hall & Gardens ©
Crook Hall & Gardens

6
nights
Braithwaite

Braithwaite ©
Braithwaite is a village in the northern Lake District, in Cumbria, England. When in Braithwaite, make a side trip to see The Howk in Caldbeck, approximately Caldbeck away. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Derwentwater, take in the pleasant sights at Latrigg, take in the awesome beauty at Helvellyn, and explore the ancient world of Castlerigg Stone Circle.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Braithwaite trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Durham to Braithwaite takes 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Braithwaite are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Windermere.

Things to do in Braithwaite

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, St John's in the Vale, The Howk, Alpacaly Ever After, Helvellyn
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Keswick Brewing Company ©
Keswick Brewing Company
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk

4
nights
Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Windermere: Predator Experience (in Ayside) and Easedale Tarn (in Grasmere). And it doesn't end there: have fun at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, get great views at Orrest Head, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Windermere, and view the masterpieces at Cookhouse Gallery.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Windermere itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Braithwaite to Windermere in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in Windermere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Grasmere, Ambleside, Old Man of Coniston, Predator Experience, Lake District National Park Guided Walks
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 16:
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Michael Coates Clay Shooting ©
Michael Coates Clay Shooting
Orrest Head ©
Orrest Head
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience

5
nights
Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Liverpool: Chester (Chester Zoo & Virtual Reality Escapes), Science and Industry Museum (in Manchester) and Bolton Steam Museum (in Bolton). And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, join the crowd at Land Rover Experience, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Liverpool Cathedral.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Liverpool trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Windermere to Liverpool takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to York.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Chester, Freckleton war Memorial, Science and Industry Museum, Lymm Heritage Centre, The Blackpool Tower
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 21:
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Royal Albert Dock Liverpool ©
Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
CoverStar Experiences ©
CoverStar Experiences
Chester Zoo ©
Chester Zoo

8
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from York: Bawtry Paintball & Laser Fields (in Bawtry), Digley Reservoir (in Holme) and Doncaster (The Vulcan Experience, Spas, &more). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, get your game on at Yorkshire Activity Centre, and admire the striking features of York Shambles.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our York vacation maker.

Drive from Liverpool to York in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in York sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Doncaster, Beacon Alpacas, Digley Reservoir
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 29:
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York City Walls ©
York City Walls