One of the most popular holiday destinations within northern England, the Yorkshire Dales have much to offer the visitor. Quaint dales villages and market towns each with a range of unique gift and antique shops, arts and craft centres, historic castles, famous abbeys and ancient churches, set in unspoilt Yorkshire countryside of rolling hills and moorland, dramatic crags, limestone scars and green pastoral valleys.
With a wide range of natural and man made visitor attractions the dales in Yorkshire are an ideal destination for taking part in outdoor activities and events, rural pursuits, wildlife and farm tourism, visiting museums, agricultural shows and festivals that take place throughout the year.
Visitors to the Yorkshire Dales National Park are well served by an excellent choice in quality accommodation, country house hotels, bed and breakfast, self catering holiday cottages, traditional pubs and inns. Good local food and drink is served in restaurants, cafes and tearooms throughout the area.
Easy access by road, rail and air (Leeds/Bradford, Durham/Tees Valley) and a good public transport system, means you can enjoy holiday days in the North Yorkshire Dales at any time of year and experience a slower pace of life in which to relax and enjoy.
Welcome to the Yorkshire Dales