60 days in Northern England Itinerary

60 days in Northern England Itinerary

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Staithes
— 1 night
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Whitby
— 3 nights
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Pickering
— 3 nights
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Helmsley
— 3 nights
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Middlesbrough
— 3 nights
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Alnwick
— 4 nights
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Rothbury
— 2 nights
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Reeth
— 4 nights
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Jervaulx
— 1 night
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Askrigg
— 3 nights
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Windermere
— 4 nights
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Cockermouth
— 4 nights
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Liverpool
— 4 nights
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Disley
— 3 nights
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Hebden Bridge
— 3 nights
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Keighley
— 4 nights
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Bolton Abbey
— 1 night
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Knaresborough
— 3 nights
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York
— 6 nights

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Staithes

Staithes ©
Staithes is a seaside village in the Scarborough Borough of North Yorkshire, England. Your day by day itinerary now includes Saltburn Pier as well as Staithes Beach. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): kick back and relax at Staithes Beach.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Staithes travel route app.

Birmingham to Staithes is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In April in Staithes, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Whitby.

Things to do in Staithes

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Saltburn Pier
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 2:
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Saltburn Pier ©
Saltburn Pier

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Whitby

Whitby ©
Whitby Abbey has been added to your itinerary.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Whitby travel route planner.

Whitby is just a stone's throw from Staithes. April in Whitby sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. On the 5th (Sun), you're off to Pickering.

Things to do in Whitby

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 5:
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Whitby Abbey ©
Whitby Abbey
199 Steps ©
199 Steps

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Pickering

Pickering ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Hole of Horcum as well as North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

Before you visit Pickering, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Whitby to Pickering in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Pickering sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Helmsley.

Things to do in Pickering

Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

The Hole of Horcum
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
North Yorkshire Moors Railway ©
North Yorkshire Moors Railway

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Helmsley

Helmsley ©
Helmsley is a market town and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. Your day by day itinerary now includes Rievaulx Abbey. There's more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Nunnington Hall and don't miss a visit to Newburgh Priory.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Helmsley tour itinerary planning website.

Helmsley is just a short distance from Pickering. April in Helmsley sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 3°C at night. On the 11th (Sat), you'll travel to Middlesbrough.

Things to do in Helmsley

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Newburgh Priory, Nunnington Hall
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 11:
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Rievaulx Abbey ©
Rievaulx Abbey
Nunnington Hall ©
Nunnington Hall
Newburgh Priory ©
Newburgh Priory

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Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough ©
Middlesbrough is a large industrial town on the south bank of the River Tees in North Yorkshire, north-east England, founded in 1830. Roseberry Topping has been added to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Middlesbrough side-trips: Durham (Durham Cathedral & Durham Castle).

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Middlesbrough sightseeing planner.

Drive from Helmsley to Middlesbrough in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Alnwick.

Things to do in Middlesbrough

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Durham
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 14:
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Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Roseberry Topping ©
Roseberry Topping
Durham Castle ©
Durham Castle

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Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. You've now added Alnwick Castle to your itinerary.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Alnwick road trip tool.

You can drive from Middlesbrough to Alnwick in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 4°C. You will leave for Rothbury on the 18th (Sat).

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 18:
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Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle

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Rothbury

Rothbury ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cragside House and Gardens. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): admire the striking features of Cragside House and Gardens.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rothbury attractions website.

Rothbury is just a stone's throw from Alnwick. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. You will leave for Reeth on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Rothbury

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

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Reeth

Reeth
Reeth is a village about 11 miles west of Richmond in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England, located within the civil parish of Reeth, Fremington and Healaugh. For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Reeth tour planner.

Traveling by car from Rothbury to Reeth takes 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 3°C. On the 24th (Fri), you'll travel to Jervaulx.

Things to do in Reeth

Parks · Nature · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 24:

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Jervaulx

Jervaulx ©
Jervaulx Abbey has been added to your itinerary. On the 25th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Jervaulx Abbey.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Jervaulx tour itinerary maker website.

Jervaulx is very close to Reeth. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Askrigg.

Things to do in Jervaulx

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Jervaulx Abbey ©
Jervaulx Abbey

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Askrigg

Askrigg ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Aysgarth Falls, Keld Waterfalls and Gayle Mill.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Askrigg tour builder.

Traveling by car from Jervaulx to Askrigg takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. On the 28th (Tue), you're off to Windermere.

Things to do in Askrigg

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Keld Waterfalls, Gayle Mill, Aysgarth Falls
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Aysgarth Falls ©
Aysgarth Falls
Gayle Mill ©
Gayle Mill

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Windermere

Windermere ©
Windermere is the largest natural lake in England. Windermere is known for nature, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Old Man of Coniston.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Windermere online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Askrigg to Windermere takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Cockermouth.

Things to do in Windermere

Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Old Man of Coniston
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 2:
Highlights from your plan
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston

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Cockermouth

Cockermouth
Cockermouth is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, so named because it is at the confluence of the River Cocker as it flows into the River Derwent. For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Cockermouth trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Windermere to Cockermouth takes 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Cockermouth can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 6th (Wed), you'll travel to Liverpool.

Things to do in Cockermouth

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:

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Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Go for a jaunt from Liverpool to Chester to see Chester Cathedral about 42 minutes away.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Liverpool itinerary maker site.

Drive from Cockermouth to Liverpool in 3 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Disley.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chester Cathedral
Find places to stay May 6 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Chester Cathedral ©
Chester Cathedral

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Disley

Disley ©
Disley is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. You've now added Lyme Park to your itinerary.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Disley driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Liverpool to Disley in 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Disley are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. On the 13th (Wed), you'll travel to Hebden Bridge.

Things to do in Disley

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay May 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Lyme Park ©
Lyme Park

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Hebden Bridge

Hebden Bridge ©
Hebden Bridge is a market town which forms part of Hebden Royd in West Yorkshire, England. Your day by day itinerary now includes Hebden Bridge Canalside. There's more to do: admire the engineering at Derwent Dam.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Hebden Bridge tour itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Disley to Hebden Bridge takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Keighley.

Things to do in Hebden Bridge

Parks

Side Trip

Derwent Dam
Find places to stay May 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Derwent Dam ©
Derwent Dam

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Keighley

Keighley ©
Keighley is a town and civil parish within the metropolitan borough of the City of Bradford in West Yorkshire, England. You've now added Malham Cove to your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Ingleton Waterfalls Trail in Ingleton (about 56 minutes away).

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Keighley route builder tool.

Traveling by car from Hebden Bridge to Keighley takes an hour. In May in Keighley, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Bolton Abbey.

Things to do in Keighley

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trips

Malham Cove, Ingleton Waterfalls Trail
Find places to stay May 16 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Ingleton Waterfalls Trail ©
Ingleton Waterfalls Trail
Malham Cove ©
Malham Cove

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Bolton Abbey

Bolton Abbey ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bolton Abbey. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): deepen your understanding of the past and present with Bolton Abbey.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bolton Abbey trip planner.

Bolton Abbey is just a stone's throw from Keighley. May in Bolton Abbey sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Knaresborough.

Things to do in Bolton Abbey

Tours
Find places to stay May 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Bolton Abbey ©
Bolton Abbey

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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. You've now added Knaresborough Viaduct to your itinerary. The adventure continues: browse the fresh offerings at Knaresborough Market.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Knaresborough tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bolton Abbey to Knaresborough takes an hour. In May, daytime highs in Knaresborough are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. On the 24th (Sun), you're off to York.

Things to do in Knaresborough

Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Knaresborough Market ©
Knaresborough Market
Knaresborough Viaduct ©
Knaresborough Viaduct

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes York Shambles as well as York Minster. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read York driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Knaresborough to York takes an hour. In May in York, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. On the 30th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay May 24 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
York Minster ©
York Minster
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
York Shambles ©
York Shambles