Grassington is one of the best loved of the many delightful small towns and picturesque villages in the Yorkshire Dales and is fast becoming a destination village due to its attractive location on the river Wharfe surrounded by beautiful open countryside.
The heartbeat of the Wolds, Driffield, is also its cultural 'capital' and an ideal place to take a break from city life.
Once the location of Britain's largest sheep market, the quaint rural town of Market Weighton is also the birthplace of William Bradley, Britain's tallest recorded man.
This is a classic English market town is located at the foot of the Yorkshire Wolds, 15 miles from the city of York.
When you think of 'The Wolds', it's usually The Cotswolds that springs to mind.
Walk through Howden's narrow streets to admire its fine Georgian architecture, as well as some attractive shops, historic coaching inns and charming tea rooms.
Herriot Country covers some of the most beautiful countryside in the UK. From the grand sweeping hills and rich valleys of the world famous North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales to the charming market towns and picturesque villages of Thirsk, Northallerton, Easingwold, Great Ayton, Bedale and Stokesley, expect stunning scenery and a warm welcome to 'God's Own Country'.
Wakefield’s picturesque landscapes have inspired great artist and sculptors throughout history so it’s no surprise that renowned sculptors Dame Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore were both born here.
Elegant Bridlington, with its peaceful promenades, sandy beaches and historic harbour offers a bright and breezy day out. The historic old town is filled with quaint shops, restaurants and cafés.
At the western edge of the Yorkshire Dales lies its latest addition. The Westmorland Dales became part of the National Park in 2016 and is home to wonderful walking, cycling and horse riding. There is the lovely market town of Kirkby Stephen and a collection of delightful villages to explore.