11 days in North Yorkshire Itinerary

11 days in North Yorkshire Itinerary

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11 days in North Yorkshire Itinerary

Start: Moscow
+2
Fly + subway + train:  10​h
1
York
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Whitby
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Settle
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h
End: Moscow

5
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 a short trip to Fountains Abbey in Ripon (about 54 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls, get in on the family fun at York Maze, and examine the collection at Jorvik Viking Centre.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read York trip maker tool .

Moscow, Russia to York is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Moscow to York is minus 3 hours. In September in York, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Whitby.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Fountains Abbey
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

2
nights
Whitby

Whitby ©
On the 23rd (Mon), explore the ancient world of Whitby Abbey, get to know the fascinating history of 199 Steps, then contemplate the waterfront views at Peasholm Park, then sample the fine beverages at Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery, and finally take in the views from Swing Bridge. On the next day, make a trip to Whitby Harbour, examine the collection at Museum of Victorian Science, then take in the dramatic scenery at Falling Foss Tea Garden and Waterfall, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Scarborough Beach.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Whitby trip itinerary site .

Getting from York to Whitby by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Whitby can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Settle.

Things to do in Whitby

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Scarborough, Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery
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Museum of Victorian Science ©
Museum of Victorian Science
Whitby Abbey ©
Whitby Abbey
Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery ©
Spirit of Yorkshire Distillery

3
nights
Settle

Settle ©
Settle is a small market town and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. On the 25th (Wed), get outside with Farm Adventure Yorkshire, then stroll the grounds of Settle: Holy Ascension : Church Street, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9JA, and then go for a walk through Malham Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ingleton Waterfalls Trail, admire the sheer force of Aysgarth Falls, then view the masterpieces at Stacey Moore Art Gallery, and finally take in the views from Ribblehead Viaduct.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Settle trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Whitby to Settle takes 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Settle can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Settle

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Ingleton, Stacey Moore Art Gallery, Malham Cove, Farm Adventure Yorkshire, Aysgarth Falls
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Farm Adventure Yorkshire ©
Farm Adventure Yorkshire
Malham Cove ©
Malham Cove
Aysgarth Falls ©
Aysgarth Falls