Yorkshire Dales Area Guides

Striking scenery and a laid back, tranquil atmosphere make for a relaxing getaway in the Yorkshire Dales. Home to historic castles and abbeys, vast heather clad moorland, sweeping hills and weaving valleys, you’ll have plenty to discover. Hike through the Yorkshire Dales National Park and take in the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Skipton

The beautiful market town of Skipton in the Yorkshire Dales has something for everyone. With independent shops, delicious eateries, a historic castle, a bustling market and incredible countryside, a stay in Skipton offers everything for a memorable break in the Yorkshire Dales. 

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Ilkley

Ilkley is a beautiful, picturesque town located in West Yorkshire. You can find Ilkley in the Wharfedale Valley, which is part of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. This lovely town is known for its stunning natural beauty, historic architecture and vibrant cultural scene.

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Pateley Bridge

Experience all the charms of rural life in the delightful little town of Pateley Bridge. As the starting point of the Nidderdale Way, which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Pateley Bridge is the perfect place to begin your exploration of the Yorkshire Dales. Discover beautiful landscapes, independent shops, quaint tea rooms and plenty of history when you visit.

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Richmond

Known as the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales, Richmond is a market town with plenty of charm.

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Wensleydale

The beautiful valley of Wensleydale in the Yorkshire Dales is home to charming villages, pretty castles, huge waterfalls and breathtaking scenery. Known as the Cheese County, you also can't visit Wensleydale without trying the cheese which made this corner of Yorkshire world-famous! The perfect place for exploring the great outdoors, you’ll always find more to uncover here.

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