4 days in Chester & Yorkshire Itinerary

4 days in Chester & Yorkshire Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Chester
— 2 nights
2
York
— 1 night

2
nights
Chester

Chester ©
Chester is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Alton Towers Theme Park and Welsh Mountain Zoo. Get out of town with these interesting Chester side-trips: Bodnant Garden (in Tal-y-Cafn) and Great Orme (in Llandudno). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at Chester Zoo.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Chester trip website.

Durham to Chester is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. August in Chester sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to York.

Things to do in Chester

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bodnant Garden, Welsh Mountain Zoo, Alton Towers Theme Park, Great Orme
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Chester Zoo ©
Chester Zoo
Alton Towers Theme Park
Alton Towers Theme Park
Welsh Mountain Zoo ©
Welsh Mountain Zoo

1
night
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 5th (Sun): take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls, contemplate the long history of Treasurer's House, thenadmire the striking features of York Minster, thentake a stroll through York Shambles, and finally take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our York trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Chester to York by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in York can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Minster ©
York Minster
York Shambles ©
York Shambles

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