Ripon trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Ripon

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Yorkshire  /  North Yorkshire  /  Ripon
(4.4/5 based on 6,000+ reviews for top 20 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, theme parks, religious sites
Ripon is a cathedral city, market town and successor parish in the Borough of Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is located at the confluence of two tributaries of the River Ure in the form of the Laver and Skell. The city is noted for its main feature the Ripon Cathedral which is architecturally significant, as well as the Ripon Racecourse and other features such as its market. The city itself is just over 1,300 years old.The city was originally known as Inhrypum and was founded by Saint Wilfrid during the time of Angle kingdom Northumbria, a period during which it enjoyed prominence in terms of religious importance in Great Britain. It was for a period under Viking control, although the city later suffered under the Normans. After a brief period of building projects under the Plantagenets, the city emerged with a prominent wool and cloth industry. Ripon became well known for its production of spurs during the 16th and 17th century, but would later remain largely unaffected by the Industrial Revolution.
Arrange all the small, but important details of your Ripon trip itinerary using our United Kingdom (UK) vacation trip planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Ripon

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Ripon:
Museums, sightseeing, historic sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Parks, nature, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, outdoors, parks
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, wildlife areas, parks
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Museums, sightseeing, wildlife areas
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News