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Steam Trains, Whitby, and the North York Moors Full-Day Tour from York
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Steam Trains, Whitby, and the North York Moors Full-Day Tour from York

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See North Yorkshire’s countryside and coast on a day trip from York. An in-depth overview of the northern county’s delights, this day trip takes you to more sites than you’d manage to see alone. Explore North York Moors National Park, Whitby, and filming locations in Goathland—a treat for 'Heartbeat' and Harry Potter fans alike. Finally, finish with a steam train ride across the moors.
$68.68 per adult
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Nigel B wrote a review Mar 2021
Wakefield, United Kingdom922 contributions259 helpful votes
The climb seems to go on forever. There are a few benches to rest if needed. At the top there is a church and the historic Abbey as well as spectacular views over the town, harbour and coast. Worth the effort.
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Date of experience: March 2021
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akelly1712 wrote a review Nov 2020
Northampton, United Kingdom88 contributions42 helpful votes
Don't worry about the 199 steps wearing you out, as you will stop 199 times to admire the changing view as you climb! There are opportunities to rest if you in need. I took about 199 photos too - I'm sure you will too :) An absolute MUST do activity when visiting Whitby (and you could reward yourself with a trip to the Whitby Brewery at the top!).
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Waddler wrote a review Nov 2020
York, United Kingdom9,373 contributions1,066 helpful votes
We accidentally missed it on the way down and went down the donkey track right next to it. Which was quiet and I probably preferred actually! You need to walk through the church graveyard to go the right way. The steps back up were fine. There's nice view over Whitby. Our 4 year old managed it no problems.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Nicola B wrote a review Oct 2020
13 contributions1 helpful vote
We loved walking up and down the steps for the amazing view from the top. Pleased to see they had a one way system in place to keep social distancing which made it feel very safe
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Climber716497 wrote a review Oct 2020
Burnopfield, United Kingdom54 contributions48 helpful votes
A nice steady stroll,only 199 steps,well worth doing,the views are amazing. The Abbey is stunning,the church is a serene place. You need to do the climb up these steps at least once in your life.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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