20 days in Yorkshire Itinerary

20 days in Yorkshire Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Yorkshire tour planner
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Ingleton
— 3 nights
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Richmond
— 2 nights
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York
— 3 nights
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Bradford
— 2 nights
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Wakefield
— 2 nights
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Bawtry
— 3 nights
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Patrington
— 1 day
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Bridlington
— 4 nights
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Ingleton — 3 nights

Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Scafell Pike Mountain and then contemplate the waterfront views at Wast Water.

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

Toronto, Canada to Ingleton is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Ingleton is 5 hours. Traveling from Toronto in July, things will get slightly colder in Ingleton: highs are around 24°C and lows about 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Richmond.
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Richmond — 2 nights

Richmond is a market town and civil parish in North Yorkshire, England and the administrative centre of the district of Richmondshire. On the 23rd (Tue), stroll through Auckland Castle. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at The Green Howards Museum, find something for the whole family at The Forbidden Corner, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jervaulx Abbey.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Richmond online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ingleton to Richmond in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Richmond can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to York.
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York — 3 nights

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Yorkshire Air Museum and Treasurer's House. Rievaulx Abbey and National Railway Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of York with an excursion to National Centre for Birds of Prey in Helmsley--about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: go for a walk through York City Walls, get a taste of the local shopping with York Shambles, look for all kinds of wild species at York Bird of Prey Centre, and examine the collection at York Castle Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our York road trip site.

Traveling by car from Richmond to York takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Bradford.
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Bradford — 2 nights

The City of Bradford is a local government district of West Yorkshire, England, with the status of a city and metropolitan borough. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at National Trust Brimham Rocks, Head underground at Stump Cross Caverns, and then experience rural life at Thornton Hall Country Park. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Hardcastle Crags and then pause for some serene contemplation at Haworth Parish Church.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bradford trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from York to Bradford takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bradford can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can go by car to Wakefield.
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Wakefield — 2 nights

Wakefield is a city in West Yorkshire, England, on the River Calder and the eastern edge of the Pennines, which had a population of 77,512 at the 2011 census.Wakefield was dubbed the "Merrie City" in the Middle Ages and in 1538 John Leland described it as, "a very quick market town and meately large; well served of fish and flesh both from sea and by rivers... Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): kick your exploration up a notch at National Coal Mining Museum and then identify plant and animal life at RSPB Old Moor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: expand your horizons at Haddon Hall and then view the masterpieces at Chatsworth House.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Wakefield trip maker.

Getting from Bradford to Wakefield by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Bawtry.
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Bawtry — 3 nights

Bawtry is a small market town and civil parish which lies at the point where the western branch of the Roman road Ermine Street crosses the River Idle in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England and met the Great North Road. On the 1st (Thu), get your game on at Bawtry Paintball & Laser Fields. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Rufford Abbey Country Park and then get engrossed in the history at Beth Shalom Holocaust Centre.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bawtry trip maker site.

Getting from Wakefield to Bawtry by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Patrington.
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Patrington — 1 day

Patrington is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, in an area known as Holderness. On the 4th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre, contemplate the long history of St Patrick's Church, examine the collection at Withernsea Lighthouse Museum, then steep yourself in history at RAF Holmpton - Visit the Bunker, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kilnsea Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Patrington road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bawtry to Patrington takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bridlington.
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Bridlington — 4 nights

Bridlington is a coastal town and civil parish on the Holderness Coast of the North Sea, situated in the unitary authority and ceremonial county of the East Riding of Yorkshire approximately north of Hull. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Flamborough Lighthouse and The Scarborough Fair Collection. Kids will enjoy Bondville Model Village and Playdale Farm Park. Get out of town with these interesting Bridlington side-trips: Robin Hoods Bay (Robin Hoods Bay Beach & Old St Stephen's Church), Peasholm Park (in Scarborough) and Whitby (Whitby Abbey, Captain Cook Memorial Museum Whitby, &more). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bridlington Priory Church.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bridlington trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Patrington to Bridlington in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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Yorkshire travel guide

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The largest of the 39 historic counties of England, Yorkshire's whimsical residents often call their home "God's Own Country." The sprawling county is divided up into four separate regions, each with its own cultural identity, thriving urban centers, and historic market towns that can fill a variety of holiday itineraries. The region’s countryside, featuring green valleys and gently rolling hills, has long attracted tourism from around the globe. Well connected to all other parts of the country by an extensive railway network, Yorkshire is a prime region for outdoor activities, with stunning scenery that includes three national parks. As part of your itinerary, explore the region’s numerous historical sites, but don’t miss meeting the colorful locals, known for being proud, industrious, and extremely opinionated about almost every subject under the sun.
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