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Places to Visit in North Yorkshire

 

The following are just a few of the many highlights awaiting you in North Yorkshire.

 

Harrogate Cenotaph
Harrogate Cenotaph

Harrogate … 15 miles … 30 minutes

Spa town with conference centre, specialist shops and RHS Harlow Carr Gardens. (Image Copyright D S Pugh. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 2.0 License)

 

Autumn Scene on the North Yorkshire Moors
Autumn Scene on the North Yorkshire Moors

North Yorkshire Moors

In the North York Moors National Park you’ll enjoy miles of stunning heather, towering sea-cliffs, sandy beaches, ancient woodland and grassy dales as well as pretty villages, historic sites and a wealth of wildlife. Ryedale Folk Museum. North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway

 

Pickering Market Square
Pickering Market Square

Pickering … 30 miles … 45 minutes

Traditional town with Castle and North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway (Image Copyright Charles Rispin. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 2.0 License)

 

View from Richmond Castle
View from Richmond Castle

Richmond… 30 miles … 45 minutes

Georgian town with Castle and largest market square in the country.

 

Ripon
Ripon

Ripon … 8 miles … 15 minutes

The smallest city in the country. Traditional market each Thursday. Magnificent Cathedral. Racecourse. Many unique museums. (Image Copyright Chris Wilson. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 2.0 License)

 

Thirsk Clock Tower
Thirsk Clock Tower

Thirsk … 7 miles … 10 minutes

Market town with the World of James Herriot. Racecourse.

 

The Shambles in York
The Shambles in York

York … 14 miles … 25 minutes

Historic walled city, cobbled streets, museums, galleries, specialist shops, York Minster, National Railway Museum and Yorvik Viking Centre.

 

The Yorkshire Dales
The Yorkshire Dales

 

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