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There's so much for you to discover in East Yorkshire

There's so much for you to discover in East Yorkshire

Allerthorpe is the perfect location from which to explore the stunning Yorkshire countryside. Situated within a short distance of the popular city of York, the park is within easy reach of a choice of beautiful countryside, historic market towns and picture-postcard villages. 

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Nestled in the rolling Yorkshire countryside, you’ll find yourself at ease in peace and tranquillity with so many different places to visit and explore.

Aysgarth Falls and Hardraw ForceYorkshire and Lancashire

Aysgarth Falls and Hardraw Force

Lace up your walking boots, for there are waterfalls to marvel at; Aysgarth Falls and Hardraw Force is are must-sees. With walks winding through the wooded valley, breathtaking views of the river and falls are guaranteed. Keep your eyes out for squirrels and deer, as well as wild flowers in the spring and summer.

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Bolton AbbeyYorkshire and Lancashire

Bolton Abbey

There’s an unbelievable amount to see and do at this Augustinian monastery; the priory has been a continuous site of worship since 1154. Sitting alongside the Wharfe, there’s woodland walks, historic tours, interesting attractions and food and drink. Bolton Abbey is a full family day out, with plenty of interesting nearby villages too.

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Flamingo LandYorkshire and Lancashire

Flamingo Land

Flamingo Land has something for everyone: white-knuckle rides for the thrill-seekers, and, as the name may suggest, its own zoo for those after a more relaxing stroll! Fifty-two rides, nine roller coasters, two water rides and more flamingos than you can shake a stick at. For the little ‘uns, there’s even a calendar of events!

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Fountains AbbeyYorkshire and Lancashire

Fountains Abbey

Yorkshire is home to some beautiful abbeys, and Fountains doesn’t disappoint. This remarkably well-preserved Cistercian monastery ruins promises a fascinating day out. The adjoining Studley Royal Water Garden, designed in the 18th century, gives ample opportunity to stretch those legs — keep your eyes peeled for deer!

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Goodmanham Arms

Goodmanham Arms

For a ‘proper Yorkshire’ pub look no further than the Goodmanham Arms. One of Hull and East Yorkshire’s leading real ale pubs, you can be transported back in time – adorned with old relics and with two roaring fires, you’ll have no problem chasing away the afternoon in here.

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Kirkham Priory

Kirkham Priory

Visit the beautiful and historic ruins of Kirkham Priory, set in the stunning Derwent Valley near the Yorkshire Wolds. Learn the history and the story of Winston Churchill’s secret visit. Nearby is The Stonetrough Inn where you can enjoy a delicious meal and, if it’s sunny, sit out on the hill view terrace.

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Lightwater Valley

Lightwater Valley

A theme park with something for all ages Lightwater Valley provides a special day out when staying at the park. The perfect outing during the school holidays, packed full of exhilarating rides, fairground entertainment and even pedal boats it’s a day not to forget.

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Mother Shipton's Cave

Mother Shipton's Cave

Mother Shipton’s Cave is a well-loved tourist attraction in the area with an interesting story attached. Mother Shipton was a local witch who prophesied future events through her poems. Visit the petrifying and wishing well or take a trip to the boat house or historic museum to discover the whole story for yourself in mystical surroundings.

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York MinsterYorkshire and Lancashire

York Minster

Explore the beautiful city of York and its breathtaking Gothic cathedral, one of the most magnificent in the world. The third-highest office within the Church of England, York Minster traces its roots back to Roman times in 314. Whilst you’re in the area, make sure to check out the nearby historic Shambles market and Clifford’s Tower.

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Yorkshire Dales National ParkYorkshire and Lancashire

Yorkshire Dales National Park

The jewel in Yorkshire’s crown. Experience spectacular waterfalls and ancient broadleaved woodland contrasted with scattered remains of former mine workings and other rural industries. With a rich industrial heritage, The Yorkshire Dales are famed for glorious limestone scenery, crags, winding paths as well as an underground labyrinth of caves.

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Yorkshire Sculpture ParkYorkshire and Lancashire

Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Described as ‘Britain’s first and finest sculpture park’, at YSP you’ll be able to appreciate awe-inspiring work by renowned artists at an open air gallery. Showcasing modern and contemporary work from Britain and across the world, YSP’s ‘art without walls’ is always rotating, so there’s always an excuse to keep on returning!

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