Explore Whitby and the Yorkshire Coast

Explore the full range of activities in and around Whitby

Discover the Best of Yorkshire’s Food & Drink, Attractions, Family-Friendly Activities and Days Out

Whitby is located on the North Yorkshire coast – surrounded by the North York Moors. Follow the coast you’ll find a number of amazing beaches and quaint fishing villages. Head inland and you’ll discover the wilds of the Moors. Within easy reach are the market towns of Pickering, Malton and Kirbymoorside. Further afield you’ll find the historic city of York.

Home to many excellent restaurants, Whitby is a fantastic destination for food-lovers. It is also the perfect place for a family holiday, with plenty for everyone to enjoy. Walkers and cyclists will have no-end of excellent options – such as the Cleveland Way.

Whitby is also a great location for travellers needing pet-friendly accommodation. Lots of holiday cottages are avaible to guests with four-legged friends! The town is also keen to show it’s ethical and environmental credentials. There are loads of plastic-free food outlets. Many cafes, take-aways and restaurants also serve excellent vegan options.

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