8 days in Yorkshire Itinerary

8 days in Yorkshire Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train:  3 h 15 min
1
Scarborough
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Whitby
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Malham
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
York
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h
End: London

2
nights
Scarborough

Scarborough ©
Scarborough is a town on the North Sea coast of North Yorkshire, England. Change things up with these side-trips from Scarborough: RSPB Bempton Cliffs (in Bempton) and Flamborough Lighthouse (in Flamborough). The adventure continues: stroll around Peasholm Park, stroll through Scarborough Beach, explore the historical opulence of Scarborough Castle, and perfect your strike at Scarborough Bowls Centre.

Make your Scarborough itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

London to Scarborough is an approximately 3.5- hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. In June, daytime highs in Scarborough are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Whitby.

Things to do in Scarborough

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bridlington, Filey Beach
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Peasholm Park ©
Peasholm Park
RSPB Bempton Cliffs ©
RSPB Bempton Cliffs
Scarborough Beach ©
Scarborough Beach

2
nights
Whitby

Whitby ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): examine the collection at Museum of Victorian Science, then stroll through Sandsend Beach, then don't miss a visit to Whitby Harbour, and finally explore the ancient world of Whitby Abbey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Mary, Whitby, then get to know the fascinating history of 199 Steps, then walk around Pannett Park, and finally kick back and relax at Whitby Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Whitby day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Scarborough to Whitby takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Whitby, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Malham.

Things to do in Whitby

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Museum of Victorian Science ©
Museum of Victorian Science
Whitby Abbey ©
Whitby Abbey
Whitby Harbour ©
Whitby Harbour

1
night
Malham

Malham ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Janet's Foss, then contemplate the waterfront views at Malham Tarn, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael and All Angels Church, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Malham Cove.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Malham travel planner.

Traveling by car from Whitby to Malham takes 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to York.

Things to do in Malham

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

St Michael and All Angels Church
Highlights from your plan
Janet's Foss ©
Janet's Foss
Malham Cove ©
Malham Cove
St Michael and All Angels Church ©
St Michael and All Angels Church

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): examine the collection at Jorvik Viking Centre, examine the collection at York Castle Museum, then get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum, and finally wander the streets of York Shambles. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Museum Gardens, explore the ancient world of York City Walls, examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story, then pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, and finally stop by Earworm Records.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read York itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Malham to York takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to take a train back home.

Things to do in York

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York Shambles ©
York Shambles

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