3 days in Leeds & York Itinerary

3 days in Leeds & York Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Drive:  1 h 15 min
1
Leeds
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
2
York
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
End: Manchester

1
day
Leeds

Leeds ©
One of the most cosmopolitan, innovative, and prosperous cities in the country, Leeds went from a run-down mill town to a hip 21st-century urban center in just a few decades.
On the 5th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Royal Armouries Museum and then try your luck at Bramham International Horse Trials.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Leeds trip app.

Manchester to Leeds is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July in Leeds, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to York.

Things to do in Leeds

Casinos Fun & Games Museums
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Bramham International Horse Trials ©
Bramham International Horse Trials
Royal Armouries Museum ©
Royal Armouries Museum

2
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.
On the 6th (Mon), take in nature's colorful creations at Breezy Knees Gardens, thenadmire the striking features of York Minster, and then delve into the distant past at York City Walls. Keep things going the next day: stop by The Shop That Must Not Be Named, wander the streets of York Shambles, appreciate the history behind Yorkshire Regiment Boer War Memorial York, thensee the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the York driving holiday planning site.

You can drive from Leeds to York in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in York, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

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