12 days in Manchester, Harrogate & Paris Itinerary

12 days in Manchester, Harrogate & Paris Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco, United States
Fly:  14 h
1
Manchester, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Harrogate, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: San Francisco, United States

4
nights
Manchester, United Kingdom

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Chatsworth House and White Peakhouse Gallery. Visit Kinmel Bay Beach and Kinmel Dunes Local Nature Reserve for some beach relaxation. Explore Manchester's surroundings by going to Lakeland Motor Museum (in Backbarrow), St Paul's Church, Grange over Sands (in Grange-over-Sands) and Predator Experience (in Ayside). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Deganwy Beach, explore the activities along Ladybower Reservoir, tour the pleasant surroundings at Talacre Beach, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St Mary & All Saints.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Manchester online tour planner.

San Francisco, USA to Manchester is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Manchester is 8 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: high temperatures in Manchester hover around 55°F and lows are around 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Harrogate.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kinmel Bay, Grange-over-Sands, Bakewell, Llandudno, Lakeland Motor Museum
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Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House
Lakeland Motor Museum ©
Lakeland Motor Museum

2
nights
Harrogate, United Kingdom

Harrogate ©
Harrogate is a spa town in North Yorkshire, England. On the 29th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Treasurer's House, thenadmire the landmark architecture of York Minster, thentake a stroll through York Shambles, and finally go for a walk through York City Walls. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at York Castle Museum and then get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum.

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You can drive from Manchester to Harrogate in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Harrogate sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Harrogate

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

York
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York Minster ©
York Minster
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Get some historical perspective at Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, get a taste of the local shopping with Avant-Garde Gallery, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, and stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Harrogate to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in April, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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