5. Roseberry Topping
The stunning views make this a beautiful place for a lovely stroll. Roseberry Topping was a source of inspiration for ancient Britons and Viking invaders and it sparked adventure for a famous explorer and inspired Northumbrian princes. It has a rating of five stars on TripAdvisor with 759 reviews.
Photo: Gary Longbottom
6. Aysgarth Falls
As you walk along the Aysgarth Falls, you can get a stunning view of the waterfalls on the River Ure and the surrounding woods or you can head up to the scenic villages of Caperby or Aysgarth. It has a rating of four and a half stars on TripAdvisor with 1,960 reviews.
Photo: James Hardisty
7. Bolton Abbey
From a chilled walk across the moor, a fun family day out at one the Abbey’s organised events or a day out shopping and afternoon tea with friends, there are plenty of things to do in Bolton Abbey. Bolton Abbey takes its name from the ruins of the 12th century Augustinian monastery, which is now known as Bolton Priory. The Priory was closed in the 1539 Dissolution of the Monasteries ordered by King Henry VIII. It has a rating of four and a half stars on TripAdvisor with 1,875 reviews.
Photo: Jonathan Gawthorpe
8. Whitby Beach
Whitby has beaches on either side of the River Esk; West Cliff Beach is the main beach in Whitby. There is an outdoor paddling pool, skateboard park, children’s crazy golf, pitch and putt, trampolines and bumper boats for a fun day out with the family. It has a rating of four and a half stars on TripAdvisor with 1,467 reviews.
Photo: Danny Lawson / PA