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  • Address: Ilkey, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, Leeds
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Educational Site, Family And Kids, Town, Architecture , Exhibition

Make a day trip to Ilkley, located northwest of Leeds. Its town centre is characterized by Victorian architecture, wide streets and floral displays. Ilkley Moor, which is to the south of the town, is the subject of a folk song, often described as the unofficial anthem of Yorkshire, "On Ilkla Moor Baht 'at". The town is known as Spa Town and its attractions include:

  • Remains of a Roman wall.
  • The Manor House (one of the oldest buildings in Ilkley) with a museum and art gallery.
  • The Ilkley Toy Museum with its fascinating collection of toys dating from 350 BC to the present day.

Ilkley is also home to the Ilkley Literature Festival which takes place every October. Further, this cozy little town is also home to one of Betty's famous tearooms, along with a great selection of other pubs and restaurants. 

How to Reach Ilkley

  • Trains from Leeds to Ilkey.

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  • Ilkley Address: Ilkey, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, Leeds
  • Ilkley Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Ilkley(preferred time): 08:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Ilkley: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 28.92% of people who visit Leeds include Ilkley in their plan

  • 37.12% of people start their Ilkley visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Ilkley

Monday, Tuesday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ilkley

People normally club together The Worlds End and Meanwood Valley Trail while planning their visit to Ilkley.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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