This North York Moors and Whitby Day Tour departs from the centre of York, visiting some of the highlights of the region. Discover the pretty towns of Pickering, Whitby & Helmsley and enjoy the
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This North York Moors and Whitby Day Tour departs from the centre of York, visiting some of the highlights of the region. Discover the pretty towns of Pickering, Whitby & Helmsley and enjoy the stunning North Yorkshire countryside on this small group day tour. The tour includes transportation with a maximum of 16 passengers as well as a professional guide and is perfect in order to get a feel for the countryside around the city of York. This North York Moors and Whitby Tour is available every Monday, Thursday, Friday & Sunday from March to October.
Depart York at 09:00 and head into the Yorkshire countryside
Visit Pickering, a pretty market town which is home to the North York Railway. We’ll visit the iconic railway station, which has been restored to its 1930’s state and is home to Britains’ premier historic railway which dates back to the 18th Century.
Enjoy a ride on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway (tickets not included)
From here, drive into the heart of the North York Moors countryside, admiring the sweeping landscapes
See Goathland, a pretty village situated in the heart of the North York Moors countryside. Its station was used in the filming of Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone
Visit Whitby, the iconic northern seaside resort town. Enjoy some free time to explore the town, including Whitby Abbey and the famous promenade. You’ll also have the chance to taste some of the local food, including fish and chips
From here, head back into the countryside for the afternoon part of this North York Moors & Whitby tour
See the 16th Century ‘Beggers Bridge’ in Glaisdale which dates back to 1619!
Visit Helmsley, a pretty market town with free time to explore the market, visit Helmsley Castle or enjoy an afternoon tea in one of the many typical tea rooms
Return to York, passing more spectacular Yorkshire scenery along the way
An experienced tour guide
Transportation in a 16-seater minibus
Tickets to ride the North Yorkshire Moors Railway (subject to availability)
Food and drink
Tour departs at 09:00 from York Minister, Duncombe Place, YO1 7HD (opposite Dean Court Hotel)
Tour returns at approximately 17:30
This tour is not suitable for children under the age of 5