Whitby 5 Days - Royal Whitby Hotel
- Duration: 5 days
- Board Basis: Half Board
- Tour Ref: D2TALF5280
- Travel Type: Coach
Historic Whitby is an ideal touring base from which to explore the breath taking North York Moors and Yorkshire Coast. This quaint old fishing town, standing on the mouth of the River Esk, is famous as the home of Dracula. Towering over the harbour are the ancient ruins of the Abbey of St Hilda, which dominates East Cliff.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Full Day - NYM Railway & Ryedale Folk Museum
We enjoy a scenic journey by train from Pickering to Goathland./nOur heritage train takes us through the dramatic North York Moors National Park./nGoathland Station was made famous by the first Harry Potter film./nA fascinating look at the development of rural life from the Iron Age to the 1950s./nExplore the traditional buildings and workshops. /nThe museum houses collections of farming equipment and vehicles from all eras. /n
Day 3 - Day at Leisure
Today is left free to allow for relaxing in the hotel or exploring the local area. /nDon't hesitate to enquire with the hotel reception regarding local attractions and travel options.
Day 4 - Scarborough Half Day
Scarborough is arguably the oldest seaside resort in Britain, predating Brighton./nThe town's two bays are divided by a dramatic headland with its medieval castle./nScarborough also retains a busy fishing harbour./n
Day 5 - Return Travel
Royal Whitby Hotel
This hotel offers great views of Whitby Abbey, the harbour, the old town and the wonderful beach courtesy of its cliff-top setting.