5 days in Manchester, Shropshire & Llandudno Itinerary

5 days in Manchester, Shropshire & Llandudno Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

5 days in Manchester, Shropshire & Llandudno Itinerary

Start: Durban
+4
Fly + Train + Foot + Bus + Train:  18​h
1
Manchester
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Oswestry
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Llandudno
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Durban

1
day
Manchester

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Manchester Cathedral, engage your brain at Science and Industry Museum, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Manchester trip planner .

Durban, South Africa to Manchester is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Durban to Manchester, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Durban in January, expect Manchester to be cooler, temps between 8°C and 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Oswestry.

Things to do in Manchester

Childrens Museums Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Science and Industry Museum ©
Science and Industry Museum
Room Escape Games
Manchester Cathedral ©
Manchester Cathedral

1
night
Oswestry

Oswestry ©
Oswestry is a large market town and civil parish in Shropshire, England, close to the Welsh border. On the 7th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Chirk Railway Viaduct, make a trip to St. Mary's Church, Chirk, then view the masterpieces at British Ironworks Centre & Shropshire Sculpture Park, and finally walk around Nesscliffe Country Park.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Oswestry online holiday planner .

You can drive from Manchester to Oswestry in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Oswestry can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Llandudno.

Things to do in Oswestry

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Chirk, Nesscliffe Country Park
Highlights from your plan

2
nights
Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Llandudno Promenade. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Great Orme, cruise along Marine Drive, then pause for some photo ops at The Mad Hatter Statue, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Llandudno trip planner .

Traveling by car from Oswestry to Llandudno takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in January, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Llandudno

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Llandudno Promenade ©
Llandudno Promenade
Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

Similar Plans

7 days in Manchester BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Llandudno BY A USER FROM OMAN August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Oslo BY A USER FROM MEXICO June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Manchester BY A USER FROM SLOVAKIA June, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Shropshire BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Manchester & Liverpool BY A USER FROM MALTA November, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in Manchester & Tel Aviv BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Manchester BY A USER FROM NIGERIA July, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 53 days in England BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, teens, outdoors, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, outdoors, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, teens, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Manchester BY A USER FROM GHANA May, romantic, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Shropshire BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans