Leisure Activities - Yorkshire Coast
Walking, paddling, swimming, surfing; art galleries and theatres; cultural attractions ranging from tiny independent art galleries through world-class theatre to ancient castles and abbeys – you can find it all on the Yorkshire coast.
And wherever on this coast you choose to base yourself, the rest of it is within two hours’ drive – so if you fancied exploring a tumbling clifftop fishing village packed with quirky shops and galleries in the morning, doing a spot of bird-watching at one of the world’s premiere spots for seabirds in the afternoon, followed by an evening of world-beating theatre – it can all be yours!
Want a chance to do things at your own pace? The Grainary gives you the lively unique culture of a working English farm amidst the beautiful countryside of the North York Moors National Park. ...More info
Spend your time relaxing in the peaceful Glen Gardens these fantastic gardens offer the perfect retreat for family picnics. Glen Gardens boasts a fantastic open air boating lake as well as a traditional play park. ...More info
Why not enjoy some fabulous biking in the North York Moors? Nothing beats a ride around Sutton Bank with its breath-taking views. Shop bike hire and guided rides for all abilities. ...More info
Purpose-built managed workspace to support individuals companies and enterprises operating in the digital media and creative sector. ...More info
Original Whale jaw bone arch was erected some time after 1853 & is now displayed in the Whitby Archives & Heritage Centre. A replica was presented to Whitby by Norway in 1963. The current replacement was donated by Alaska in April 2003. ...More info
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