5 days in England Itinerary

5 days in England Itinerary

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5 days in England Itinerary

Start: London
train:  2​h 15​min
1
Liverpool
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
York
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
End: London

2
nights
Liverpool

Liverpool ©
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Kids will appreciate attractions like St. Annes Beach Huts and Blundellsands Beach. World Museum and Williamson Tunnels Heritage Centre will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Liverpool: Ainsdale Beach (in Ainsdale) and Formby Beach (in Formby). It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Crosby Beach and view the masterpieces at Sudley House.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Liverpool trip itinerary builder .

London to Liverpool is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. When traveling from London in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Liverpool, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to York.

Things to do in Liverpool

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Crosby Beach, St. Annes Beach Huts, Formby Beach, Ainsdale Beach
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Crosby Beach ©
Crosby Beach
World Museum ©
World Museum
Sudley House ©
Sudley House

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 3rd (Thu), examine the collection at The York Dungeon and then examine the collection at York Castle Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Fairfax House and then get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our York trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Liverpool to York in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in York can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Fun & Games
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
The York Dungeon ©
The York Dungeon

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