8 days in Manchester, York & Liverpool Itinerary

8 days in Manchester, York & Liverpool Itinerary

Created using Inspirock England Trip Planner

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Manchester
Drive
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York
— 3 nights
Drive
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Liverpool
— 4 nights
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Manchester

Capital of the North

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 19th (Sat): explore the engaging exhibits at Science and Industry Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Manchester trip planning site.

Budapest, Hungary to Manchester is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. In August, Manchester is little chillier than Budapest - with highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to York.

Things to do in Manchester

Museums · Childrens Museums
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York

— 3 nights

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.
On the 20th (Sun), see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, steep yourself in history at Treasurer's House, then explore the ancient world of York City Walls, and finally take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Rievaulx Abbey, then see the interesting displays at Yorkshire Air Museum, and then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the York trip app.

You can drive from Manchester to York in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August, daytime highs in York are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Liverpool.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites

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Liverpool

— 4 nights

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Harlech Castle and Penrhyn Castle (National Trust). Let the collections at The British Ironwork Centre and Lakeland Motor Museum capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Liverpool: Barmouth Beach (in Barmouth), National Trust - Chirk Castle (in Chirk) and National Slate Museum (in Llanberis). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Plas Mawr, admire the natural beauty at Bodnant Garden, take in the pleasant sights at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cartmel Priory.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Liverpool trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from York to Liverpool takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Liverpool

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Beaches

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