5 days in Milton Keynes & Lake District Itinerary

5 days in Milton Keynes & Lake District Itinerary

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5 days in Milton Keynes & Lake District Itinerary

Start: Durban
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Milton Keynes
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Millom
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Portinscale
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Durban

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Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes ©
Milton Keynes, locally abbreviated to MK, is a large town in the Borough of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, of which it is the administrative centre. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Bletchley Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Abbotts View AlpacasAbbotts View Farm.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Milton Keynes trip tool .

Durban, South Africa to Milton Keynes is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Durban to Milton Keynes due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Durban in May: high temperatures in Milton Keynes hover around 19°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Millom.

Things to do in Milton Keynes

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Abbotts View AlpacasAbbotts View Farm
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Bletchley Park ©
Bletchley Park

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Millom

Millom ©
Millom is a town and civil parish on the north shore of the estuary of the River Duddon around 7 miles north of Barrow-in-Furness in southwest Cumbria, England. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Haverigg Beach and then kick back and relax at Silecroft Beach.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Millom trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Milton Keynes to Millom takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Portinscale.

Things to do in Millom

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Silecroft Beach
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Haverigg Beach ©
Haverigg Beach
Silecroft Beach ©
Silecroft Beach

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Portinscale

Portinscale ©
On the 10th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, then go for a walk through Alpacaly Ever After, and then hike along Catbells Lakeland Walk.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Portinscale itinerary planner.

You can drive from Millom to Portinscale in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portinscale

Parks Outdoors Trails

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Keswick
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Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater

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