2 days in Northern England Itinerary

2 days in Northern England Itinerary

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2 days in Northern England Itinerary

Start: Glasgow
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Portinscale
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
York
— 1 night
train:  3​h 30​min
End: Glasgow

1
day
Portinscale

Portinscale ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater and then trek along Alpacaly Ever After.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Portinscale road trip planner.

Glasgow to Portinscale is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. In October, daytime highs in Portinscale are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to York.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Derwentwater
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Alpacaly Ever After ©
Alpacaly Ever After
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, examine the collection at York Castle Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our York road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Portinscale to York takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites
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York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster