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3 days in North Yorkshire Itinerary
York— 2 nights
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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.York is known for museums, nightlife, fun & games, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Brew York, and explore the historical opulence of Castle Howard.
To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the York trip planner .
London to York is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in York can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Whitby.