1. United Kingdom
  2. Yorkshire and The Humber
  3. York
  4. North York Moors

Robin Hood's Bay, Whitby & North York Moors Tour from York

Product ID: 110143
Join us on this glorious Journey taking in two highlights of the famous Yorkshire coast, Whitby and Robin Hood's Bay. Enjoy your day travelling through the wild and famous moorland.
About this activity
Duration: 8.5 hours
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  • Explore Whitby, a famous old sea port dominated by it 12th Century Abbey that inspired Bram Stokers' Dracula
  • Enjoy Robin Hood's Bay, a charming fishing village
  • Marvel at the North York Moors, one of largest expanses of Heather Moorland in the UK
Full description
Explore the famous area or the North York Moors National Park. Famed for the largest area of heather moorland in England, there is much more than meets the eye. The moors are one of the most important historical areas in Britain in terms of religion, farming, mining, fishing and smuggling. It has more ancient scheduled monuments than anywhere in the country including, standing stones, Stone crosses and burial mounds. Explore historic towns, quaint villages and historic sites such as Whitby Abbey. Enjoy unrivalled views across the Yorkshire coast and for miles across the Yorkshire. On a clear day views can exceed 50 miles.

Discover the Smuggling history of Robin Hoods Bay, this quintessential fishing village is built on the steep cliff edges dropping from the moor tops into the North Sea and is famed for its narrow winding streets used by smugglers to evade the customs and excise offices.
  • Transport in a 16-seater minibus
  • Knowledgable driver/guide commentary
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drink
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

9:15 AM, opposite Dean Court Hotel in Duncombe Place next to York Minster, Y01 7EF. The pickup point is in the heart of city, approximately 10 minutes walk from York Railway Station.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Rain gear
Know before you go
• Unfortunately tours are not suitable for children under the age of 5
• Routes are subject to change without notice and the vendor reserves the right to alter tours in the event of severe inclement weather, traffic congestion, or for operational reasons
• There will be toilet and photo stops on route
• Minimal walking is required, but do wear sensible shoes and bring a light rain coat
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 10 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    4.9 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.6 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Great day out.

Robin Hood bay, Whitby and a lovely trip over The moors who could ask for more. The driver (Steve) was very knowledgable and Helpful, friendly and nothing was to much trouble for him making it a lovely and enjoyable Day out and worth every penny. I would certainly recommend this trip to friends And that’s why I have rated this trip Five stars for excellence Thank you once again for a lovely experience And enjoyable day.

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July 14, 2019

Everything went very well despite the negative weather conditions at the beginning of the trip.

August 1, 2019

To short time in Robin Hood bay. It should have been a hour and half long, not 45 min that we got.

July 31, 2019

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Yorkshire Day Tours

Product ID: 110143