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North York Moors and Whitby Day Trip from York

Take a day out from York on this small-group guided tour to explore the scenic and picturesque North York Moors National Park and Whitby, passing by the famous Kilburn White Horse hill figure and visiting the market town of Helmsley, the village of Goathland (Heartbeat and Harry Potter filming location) and the fishing port of Whitby. See Whitby Abbey (inspiration for the Dracula books), visit the Captain Cook Museum, shop for some Whitby Jet or Gothic Fashion, sample Fish 'n' Chips from the famous Magpie Cafe or just enjoy the beach and waterfront - the choice is yours! You will also have the option of departing Whitby by steam train on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway and rejoining the Minicoach at Goathland! To ensure personal service and comfort, the tour capacity is limited to 16 passengers and the Minicoach is equipped with air-con.
$61
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

North York Moors and Whitby Tour from York with Steam Train

Explore the stunning North York Moors by road and steam train on this wonderful small-group day trip from York. Travel through the beautiful Yorkshire countryside and visit the fabulous seaside town of Whitby, famous for its association with Captain James Cook and featured in Bram Stoker's Dracula, before boarding a steam train for a journey across the majestic North York Moors. You'll see the best of the Moors, spend time by the seaside and visit the charming railway station made famous as 'Hogsmeade Station' in the Harry Potter films.
$61
9 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

North York Moors and Whitby in Winter from York

Explore the famous area or the North York Moors National Park. Famed for the largest area of heather Moorland in England, there is much more than meets the eye. The moors are one of the most important historical areas in Britain in terms of religion, farming, mining, fishing and smuggling It has more ancient scheduled monuments than anywhere in the country including, standing stones, Stone crosses and burial mounds. Explore historic towns, quaint villages and historic sites such as Whitby Abbey. Enjoy unrivalled views across the Yorkshire coast and for miles across the Yorkshire. On a clear day views can exceed 50 miles.Highlights Explore the famous landscape of the North York Moors Historic port of Whitby Whitby Abbey Stop in Pickering to explore the oldest wall paintings in a church Visit the market town of Helmsley Explore the Famous North York Moors
$44
8.5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

York to North Yorkshire Moors and Whitby Full-Day Tour

Explore the famous area or the North York Moors National Park. Famed for the largest area of heather Moorland in England, there is much more than meets the eye. The moors are one of the most important historical areas in Britain in terms of religion, farming, mining, fishing and smuggling It has more ancient scheduled monuments than anywhere in the country including, standing stones, Stone crosses and burial mounds. Explore historic towns, quaint villages and historic sites such as Whitby Abbey. Enjoy unrivalled views across the Yorkshire coast and for miles across the Yorkshire. On a clear day views can exceed 50 miles. This tour is available on:Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays & Sundays from 25/03/2018 - 28/10/2018.
$55
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Steam Trains, Whitby and the Moors Tour from York

Enjoy a visit to Whitby and see the North York Moors in winter on this great-value small-group day trip from York. Travel through the beautiful Yorkshire countryside to the idyllic village of Hutton-le-Hole before crossing the heart of the wild and rugged North York Moors National Park. Enjoy two hours in the fabulous seaside town of Whitby, famous for fish and chips as well as its association with Captain James Cook and Bram Stoker's Dracula. Discover the charming moorland village of Goathland, known as "Aidensfield" to Heartbeat fans and as "Hogsmeade" to Harry Potter fans. You'll also enjoy a photo stop at "Giant's Fury" and the market town of Pickering as we return to York in time to explore the city's delightful Christmas Markets.
$41
6 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

An Afternoon & Evening in the Moors

Enjoy an afternoon tour of the North York Moors and visit the coastline at Whitby on this great-value small-group day trip from York. Travel through the beautiful Yorkshire countryside to the idyllic village of Hutton-le-Hole before crossing the heart of the wild and rugged North York Moors National Park. Enjoy two hours in the fabulous seaside town of Whitby, famous for fish and chips as well as its association with Captain James Cook and Bram Stoker's Dracula. On the return journey you'll enjoy a brief visit to Goathland and another drive through the Moors, before returning to York.
$47
6 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

York to Whitby and North York Moors Private Full-Day Tour

Explore the stunning North York Moors on this tailor-made private full-day tour from York. Drive through the beautiful Yorkshire countryside, visit the atmospheric seaside town of Whitby, ride a steam train across the wild North York Moors, and visit the railway station made famous as 'Hogsmeade Station' in the Harry Potter films. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
$502
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Robin Hood Bay, Whitby and the North York Moors

Explore the famous area or the North York Moors National Park. Famed for the largest area of heather moorland in England, there is much more than meets the eye. The Moors are one of the most important historical areas in Britain in terms of religion, farming, mining, fishing and smuggling. It has more ancient scheduled monuments than anywhere in the country including, standing stones, Stone crosses and burial mounds. Explore historic towns, quaint villages and historic sites such as Whitby Abbey. Enjoy unrivalled views across the Yorkshire coast and for miles across the Yorkshire. On a clear day views can exceed 50 miles. Discover the Smuggling history of Robin Hoods Bay, this quintessential fishing village is built on the steep cliff edges dropping from the moor tops into the North Sea and is famed for its narrow winding streets used by smugglers to evade the customs and excise offices.
$55
8.5 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Full-Day Heartbeat Locations Tour from York

Step back to the 1960s on a guided bus tour exploring Heartbeat country in Yorkshire. Explore Aidensfield, Ashfordley and the beautiful moorlands of Yorkshire.
$73
7 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Whitby - Home of Captain Cook and Count Dracula

A private full day tour from York (and surrounding area) to the picturesque seaside town of Whitby. Famous for its beautiful harbour, Captain Cook, the ruined Abbey.  Not forgetting the famous steps that feature highly in the classic horror, Dracula.
$364
1 day