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Private Yorkshire Dales Day Trip from Leeds
"Your private Yorkshire Dales day trip from Leeds begins when a knowledgable friendly guide meets you at your hotel and ushers you off in a comfortable mini-coach. Head for the unforgettable landscape of Yorkshire Dales National Park which includes Wensleydale Littondale and Nidderdale. Upon arriving in Wensleydale explore the 14th-century era Bolton Castle the former home of Mary Queen of Scots. The area’s most famous landmark offers the opportunity to learn about local history snap photographs overlooking the area or grab a tasty Yorkshire Brew in the medieval castle’s Tea Room. Then continue on to the village of Aysgarth to see the famous falls where ‘Robin Hood – Prince of Thieves’ was filmed. Take the scenic route through H
From GBP545.00
 
The York Pass
"Choose from a 1- 2- or 3-day sightseeing pass to suit your schedule and enjoy the flexibility to visit the York attractions that you want at a time that suits you best. Passes are valid for your choice of consecutive calendar days from the time of first use. After redeeming your voucher for your York Pass you’ll also receive a color guidebook with detailed information about the historical city and its famous attractions. Use the guidebook to plan your independent sightseeing with ease.The York pass includes entry to 30 top attractions around the c and discover Gothic architecture at its finest on a visit to York Minster — one of the largest cathedrals in Europe. Entrance to family-friendly attractions such as York Dungeon and York’s CHOCOLATE Story are included in the pass alongside lesser-known treasures like Clifford’s Tower.Free Entry to Select York Attractions:Barley Hall Beningbrough Hall Byland Abbey Captain Cook Memorial Museum in Whitby Castle Howard
From GBP38.00
 
Private Yorkshire Dales Day Trip from York
"The tour will depart from the York meeting point at 9:00am and head for the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The first stop will be Wensleydale’s most famous landmark the 14th century Bolton Castle which once housed Mary Queen of Scots. Take the opportunity to enjoy and photograph the magnificent views over Wensleydale learn a bit about the history of the area from your Guide or just have a leisurely Yorkshire Brew in the medieval castle’s Tea Room. The choice is yours.After make the short journey to Aysgarth to see and photograph the major falls which were a filming location for Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. Then follow the scenic route to Hawes passing through the traditional Dales village of Askrigg
From GBP495.00

More Local Customs in Skipton

Tourist information Centre

Skipton's tourist information centre is based in the Town Hall, which is located on High Street.As you walk into the Town Hall, it's on your left.This information centre really does offer a wealth of...
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Benson35
Jul 20, 2012

Sheep Day

Sheep Day takes part just once a year in the mid summer on a Sunday. In 2012 it was on July 1. It was unfortunate that the weather was mainly dull in 2012 and showers spoilt the day but nevertheless...
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Britannia2
Jul 02, 2012

Sir Mathew Wilson Baronet

Was an English landowner and politician who sat in the house of commons various times between 1842 and 1846.He became a J.P.at the age of 22 and became the longest serving magistrate in Skipton's...
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mickeyboy07
Apr 04, 2011

Skipton Market

The market is held on the High Street & surrounding cobbled streets. It takes place 4 days a week. Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday.
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Oct 18, 2009
 
 
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Art Gallery

New in 2016 is the garden at the rear of York Art Gallery.This is a new area not open to the public before. It is enclosed by the Abbey wall . Access is by the side of the Art Gallery front by the...
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King's Manor

The Kings Manor was originally built for the Abbott of St Marys Abbey. When the Abbey was dissolved in 1539 , King Henry VIII instructed that it be the seat of the Council of the North. King Charles I...
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Cartwright Hall

On the Sunday morning of our stay we took a walk to Lister Garden and Cartwright Hall. I thought Cartwright Hall was an old stately home but it turned out to be a purpose built art gallery. We knew it...
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Lister Park

I thought Lister Park was the most beautiful place we visited in Bradford. I had read reviews of it which said it was lovely and reviews of it which said it was a muggers' paradise. I did not go there...
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Leeds and Liverpool Canal

Leeds and Liverpool Canal is Britain's longest single waterway canal. The 127 miles stretch starts from Leeds, crosses the Pennines and finishes in Liverpool. Rishton, a Lancashire market town, is...
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Leeds and Liverpool Canal

Leeds and Liverpool Canal is Britain's longest single waterway canal. The 127 miles stretch starts from Leeds, crosses the Pennines and finishes in Liverpool. It was built in 1816, engineered by...
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Myfanwe

"A Great place to visit"
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Balam

"A Nice Town"
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"SKIPTON"
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nickandchris

"Castles, Canals and Markets"
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"Yorkshire Delight"
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