Welcome to Yorkshire - make amazing memories...

Incredible Yorkshire is made up of four counties: North Yorkshire, East Riding of Yorkshire, South Yorkshire and West Yorkshire. These areas cover a large chunk of the North of England, and are home to roughly 5.8 million people. There are now 8 cities in Yorkshire, including York, Leeds, Sheffield, Hull, Bradford, Ripon, Wakefield and Doncaster.

Popular areas with visitors include: the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors, and the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

Whether you visited before, or are here already, Welcome to Yorkshire is here to tell you what’s happening, where to stay and help you find more places to visit. Go to Yorkshire for your next trip!

As well as these populous areas, there are many places in Yorkshire worth visiting. Learn about them all, here at Yorkshire.com.

Make magical memories in Yorkshire.

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Things to Do

Jump into Yorkshire and discover your perfect day.

Attractions in Yorkshire

There’s many more amazing attractions for visitors and residents all across Yorkshire. You can find them by location, using the places page as your starting point or you can find by type, in the attractions pages.

Events in Yorkshire

Lighting Up The Coast

Mulitple Locations – Whitby Abbey, Scarborough Castle & Lighthouse, Flamborough Chalk Tower, Withernsea Lighthouse & Spurn Lighthouse

Date & Time:

December 3rd, 2022 12:00am

The Mascot Gold Cup

Wetherby Racecourse and Conference Cente, York Rd,, Wetherby, LS22 5EJ, United Kingdom

Date & Time:

April 30th, 2023 12:00am

The Last Ride of the Year

Prologue Performance Cycling, Wellington House, Cold Bath Road, Harrogate, United Kingdom

Date & Time:

December 31st, 2022 12:00am

There’s a huge number of events taking place across Yorkshire. This week, it’s all about Halloween and Bonfire & Fireworks events, which are often community events, that pull people together. If you get a chance, experience a Yorkshire bonfire night this year! You won’t regret it (and remember, remember, Guy Fawkes was a Yorkshireman).


Find inspiration for your visit to beautiful and historic Yorkshire with the below items.


Get outdoors, get healthy, feel the wind in your hair and enjoy walking in this beautiful place. We’ve got a collection of walks to inspire you.


Search for the best accommodation in Yorkshire and book your stay

Hotels in Yorkshire

Maybe you have somewhere in particular in mind? We’ve created several useful pages for you, including:

If you’ve got somewhere in mind, also see the Places to Visit in Yorkshire pages, as each page will contain an accommodation section suited to the type and style of accommodation on offer in that location.

Self Catering Holiday Cottages in Yorkshire

Know where you’d like to stay? Browse our places pages to narrow down your search. For example, you can find hotels in York or holiday cottages in the Yorkshire Dales.


Discover a land of possibilities.

What’s Hot in Yorkshire this week?

Popular right now: Fountains Abbey, Ponds Forge, Aysgarth Falls.

Animal lovers will be enjoying the new series of All Creatures Great and Small, shot in the region, which is in it’s third season, as well as more instalments of The Yorkshire Vet.

Learn more interesting news about Yorkshire in our blog.