Thornton Dale Tourism

Visit Thornton Dale - Best of Thornton Dale

Thornton-le-Dale (also called Thornton Dale) is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England, about three miles east of Pickering on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. A thatched cottage in the village has appeared on countless calendars and chocolate boxes over the years. The village is often regarded as one of the prettiest in Yorkshire Thornton Dale is also famous for its yearly shows where people from the area gather to compete in various events. On the first Saturday in December, the Village Lights Committee (all volunteers) stage the annual Christmas lights 'Switch On'. This is the culmination of a whole year's work of raising money and putting up the lights around the village. In November each year, the Thornton le Dale players put on a play in the village hall. This normally runs for three nights and is always well attended and enjoyed by many villagers and visitors from the surrounding area. The route of The White Rose Way, a long distance walk from Leeds to Scarborough, North Yorkshire also passes through.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about Thornton Dale, which is a city in United Kingdom. A gripping city on its own right, Manchester also deserves a visit. Attractions in Manchester include Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Thornton Dale is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

Explore the travel itinerary planning tool for your visit to Thornton Dale and create a flawless plan in few simple steps!

Facts and Stats for Thornton Dale*

  • Pollution Statistics in Thornton Dale

    Know the pollution level of Thornton Dale before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Thornton Dale: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Thornton Dale for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Thornton Dale.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.21 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.93 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.14 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.46 (Low)
    • Attacks 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.79 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 64.29 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.71 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Thornton Dale - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Thornton Dale is 203.84 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 59.67 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 85.31 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 8.84 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.4 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.16 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.22 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 115.84 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Thornton Dale

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Thornton Dale

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.43 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 80.86 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Thornton Dale Travel Guides

The best trip plans created by users and travel experts that cover the top spots and attractions of Thornton Dale

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo