16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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16 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Start: Manchester
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Manchester
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Southport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Ambleside
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Blackpool
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Southport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
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Liverpool
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Conwy
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
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Caernarfon
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
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Southport
— 1 night
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Bolton
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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York
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
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Bakewell
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
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Matlock
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
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Bibury
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
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Cirencester
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Bath
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
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Port Isaac
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Mousehole
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Port Isaac
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
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Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
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Chester
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
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Wilmslow
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
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Stockport
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Manchester


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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.
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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Manchester Airport, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Leeds Bradford Airport, Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport and East Midlands Airport. August in Manchester sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 52°F at night. On the 20th (Tue), you're off toSouthport.

Things to do in Manchester

Nightlife Fun & Games Parks
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Southport

Southport is a large seaside town in Merseyside, England. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Southport Pier, then contemplate the long history of Rufford Old Hall, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Southport trip itinerary builder app .

You can take a train from Manchester to Southport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Southport, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Ambleside.

Things to do in Southport

Spas Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rufford Old Hall
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Spas
Southport Pier ©
Southport Pier
Rufford Old Hall ©
Rufford Old Hall

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Ambleside

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. On the 21st (Wed), contemplate the long history of Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House and then explore the historical opulence of Wray Castle.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ambleside trip maker .

You can drive from Southport to Ambleside in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Blackpool.

Things to do in Ambleside

Historic Sites Museums
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Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House ©
Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
Wray Castle ©
Wray Castle

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Blackpool

Blackpool ©
Over 12 million people visit Blackpool each year, making it Britain’s top holiday resort and one of its most visited cities overall, second only to London.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Blackpool Tower Dungeon and then find something for the whole family at The Blackpool Tower.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Blackpool holiday site .

You can drive from Ambleside to Blackpool in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Blackpool can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Southport.

Things to do in Blackpool

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums
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The Blackpool Tower ©
The Blackpool Tower
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The Blackpool Tower Dungeon

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Southport

Southport
To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Southport road trip planner .

Getting from Blackpool to Southport by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. You will leave for Liverpool on the 22nd (Thu).

Things to do in Southport

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games
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Liverpool

Liverpool
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Liverpool day trip planner .

Take a train from Southport to Liverpool in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Liverpool can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll travel to Conwy.

Things to do in Liverpool

Nightlife Fun & Games Parks
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Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. On the 22nd (Thu), steep yourself in history at Plas Mawr, then make a trip to Conwy Town Walls, then explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Smallest House in Britain.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Conwy trip planner.

You can drive from Liverpool to Conwy in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Conwy sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 55°F at night. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Conwy

Historic Sites Museums
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Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Plas Mawr ©
Plas Mawr
Conwy Town Walls ©
Conwy Town Walls

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Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. On the 22nd (Thu), make a trip to Gelert's Grave.

To plan Caernarfon vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Conwy to Caernarfon in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Southport.
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Gelert's Grave ©
Gelert's Grave

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Southport

Southport
To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Southport trip planner .

You can drive from Caernarfon to Southport in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. On the 23rd (Fri), you're off toBolton.

Things to do in Southport

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games
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Bolton

Bolton
Bolton is a town in Greater Manchester in North West England. To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bolton online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Southport to Bolton takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Bolton, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 53°F at night. On the 23rd (Fri), you're off toYork.

Things to do in Bolton

Nightlife Fun & Games Parks
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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 23rd (Fri), see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum, then take a stroll through York Shambles, and finally take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): get in on the family fun at York Maze, admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and then appreciate the history behind Constantine Statue.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our York trip planner .

Drive from Bolton to York in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in York are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bakewell.

Things to do in York

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

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Bakewell

Bakewell ©
Bakewell is a small market town and civil parish in the Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, England, well known for the local confection Bakewell pudding. On the 25th (Sun), trek along Monsal Trail, take in the exciting artwork at Chatsworth House, then look for gifts at Chatsworth Estate Farm Shop, and finally make a trip to Holy Trinity Parish Church.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bakewell trip itinerary planning app .

You can do a combination of train and bus from York to Bakewell in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Matlock.

Things to do in Bakewell

Shopping Outdoors Trails
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Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Monsal Trail ©
Monsal Trail
Holy Trinity Parish Church ©
Holy Trinity Parish Church

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Matlock

Matlock
Matlock is the county town of Derbyshire, England. To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Matlock holiday planner.

Matlock is just a stone's throw from Bakewell. August in Matlock sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 54°F at night. You will leave for Bibury on the 26th (Mon).

Things to do in Matlock

Nightlife Parks Outdoors
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Bibury

Bibury ©
Bibury is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): admire the striking features of Arlington Row and then get to know the resident critters at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bibury journey planner.

Drive from Matlock to Bibury in 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Bibury can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. On the 26th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cirencester.

Things to do in Bibury

Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
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Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Arlington Row ©
Arlington Row

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Cirencester

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. On the 26th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Chavenage House.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cirencester trip itinerary planner .

Cirencester is very close to Bibury. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bath.

Things to do in Cirencester

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chavenage House
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House

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Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): contemplate the long history of The Roman Baths, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bath Abbey.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Bath trip builder app .

You can drive from Cirencester to Bath in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Port Isaac.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Spas Museums
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Spas

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Port Isaac

Port Isaac
Port Isaac is a small and picturesque fishing village on the Atlantic coast of north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Port Isaac trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Bath to Port Isaac takes 3.5 hours. You'll set off for Mousehole on the 28th (Wed).

Things to do in Port Isaac

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Mousehole

Mousehole ©
Mousehole is a village and fishing port in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): kick back and relax at Porthcurno Beach, then don't miss a visit to Land's End Landmark, then take in the pleasant sights at Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps, and finally make a trip to Mousehole Harbour.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mousehole trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Port Isaac to Mousehole in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Mousehole are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Port Isaac.

Things to do in Mousehole

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps, Land's End Landmark, Porthcurno Beach
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Porthcurno Beach ©
Porthcurno Beach
Land's End Landmark ©
Land's End Landmark

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Port Isaac

Port Isaac ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): appreciate the views at St. Nectan's Glen, delve into the distant past at Tintagel Castle, then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, and finally learn about all things military at Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Port Isaac trip planner.

You can drive from Mousehole to Port Isaac in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Port Isaac

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Tintagel, The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum
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Tintagel Castle ©
Tintagel Castle
The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic ©

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Newport

Newport ©
Newport is a cathedral and university city and unitary authority area in south east Wales. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): examine the collection at St Fagans National Museum of History, take a leisurely stroll along Cardiff Bay Wales, then step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle, and finally contemplate the long history of Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Newport online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Port Isaac to Newport takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Chester.

Things to do in Newport

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cardiff
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St Fagans National Museum of History ©
Cardiff Bay Wales ©
Cardiff Bay Wales
Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle

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Chester

Chester ©
Chester is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Chester Zoo and then make a trip to Chester Rows. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): explore the ancient world of Walls of Chester, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then contemplate the long history of Chester Cathedral, and finally explore the activities along River Dee.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Chester itinerary site .

You can take a train from Newport to Chester in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August in Chester, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 53°F at night. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Wilmslow.

Things to do in Chester

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
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Chester Zoo ©
Chester Zoo
Chester Cathedral ©
Chester Cathedral
Walls of Chester ©
Walls of Chester

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Wilmslow

Wilmslow ©
Wilmslow is a town and civil parish in Cheshire, England, that is 11mi south of Manchester. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Alban's RC Church and then steep yourself in history at Gawsworth Hall.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Wilmslow route builder tool .

You can drive from Chester to Wilmslow in an hour. September in Wilmslow sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Stockport.

Things to do in Wilmslow

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gawsworth Hall, St Alban's RC Church
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Gawsworth Hall ©
Gawsworth Hall
St Alban's RC Church ©
St Alban's RC Church

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Stockport

Stockport ©
Stockport is a large town in Greater Manchester, England, 7mi south-east of Manchester city centre, where the River Goyt and Tame merge to create the River Mersey. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Robinsons Brewery, then walk around Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens, then steep yourself in history at Stockport Air Raid Shelters, and finally get your game on at Awesome Walls Climbing Centre Stockport.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Stockport attractions app .

Stockport is very close to Wilmslow. In September in Stockport, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in Stockport

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Fun & Games

Side Trip

Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens
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Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens ©
Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens
Stockport Air Raid Shelters ©
Stockport Air Raid Shelters

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