Private Tour: North Yorkshire Moors and Whitby from Harrogate in 16 Seat Minibus

Private Tour: North Yorkshire Moors and Whitby from Harrogate in 16 Seat Minibus

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 Dales. On a clear day views can exceed 50 miles.
* Duration: 8 hours
* Starts: Harrogate, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




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 Dales. On a clear day views can exceed 50 miles.

Itinerary
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Stop At: York Minster, Minster Yard Deangate, York YO1 7HH England

Meet your driver guide in Duncombe Place, outside the York minster to begin your tour.

Stop At: Pickering, Pickering, North Yorkshire, England

Stop in the beautiful Yorkshire town of Pickering, when you can enjoy a hot drink and explore this interesting area. You will have the option to visit the famous Church, which is home to the oldest wall paintings in England.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Goathland, Goathland, North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England

Visit this beautiful town, nestled in the heart of the moors. Goathland is famous for the TV series Heartbeat and its appearance in Harry Potter as Hogsmede station.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Whitby, Whitby, Scarborough District, North Yorkshire, England

Stop for a few leisurely hours in this stunning coastal town. Enjoy world famous fish and chips and saunter through the beautiful streets. You will also have the option to visit the famous Abbey during your two hour stop here if you wish.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: North York Moors National Park, North York Moors National Park, North Yorkshire, England

Enjoy a scenic drive through the North York Moors National Park, where you will see stunning views which extend for miles.

Stop At: Helmsley, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, England

Enjoy a break in this Yorkshire village, where you can stop for a drink and explore the area. You will also have the option to visit the castle ruins for an additional £5.80.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: York Minster, Minster Yard Deangate, York YO1 7HH England

Finish your tour of the North York Moors back in the heart of the medieval city.