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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Whitby, United Kingdom

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  1. Whitby Abbey

    #1 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Whitby Abbey

    Tags: Religious Site, Outdoors, Tourist Center, Monastery

    Address: Abbey Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire, Yo22, 4JT

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    You do not have to be Dracula to visit the Whitby Abbey. In fact, Dracula should be one of the reasons to get you here. The fictional character that enters England after the destruction of his ship is...Read more

  2. North Yorkshire Moors Railway

    #2 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    North Yorkshire Moors Railway

    Tags: Outdoors, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Train Ride

    Address: 12 Park Street, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7AJ

    Timings: 09:25 am - 06:00 pm Details

    North Yorkshire Moors National Park is amazing by itself. Something that makes it more interesting is the fact that it has North Yorkshire Moors Railway running by it. North Yorkshire Moors Railway is...Read more

  3. Whitby Beach

    #3 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Whitby Beach

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Waterfront, Tourist Center

    Address: West Cliff, Whitby YO21 3EN, England

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Tourists and locals have some really wonderful experiences to share about Whitby Beach. The beach is extensively clean and in the midst of sand, you are sure to feel tranquility and peace. The beach o...Read more

  4. Church Of St Mary , Whitby

    #4 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Church Of St Mary , Whitby

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Next to the Abbey, Whitby YO22 4AU,England

    Very few places in Whitby have a full fledged coal boiler to keep them warm. Apart from that amusing fact, St Mary's Church is said to be the most beautiful church in this city. There is a lot of info...Read more

  5. Pannett Park

    #5 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Pannett Park

    Tags: Museum, Outdoors, Garden, Park

    Address: St Hilda's Terrace, Whitby YO21 1RE, England

    Timings: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    If you are someone who finds peace of mind in midst of flowers and lush green gardens, you should definitely visit Pannett Park. With a new park for children and amazing flowers at display, this park ...Read more

  6. Sandsend Beach

    #6 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Sandsend Beach

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Pubs, Tourist Center

    Address: Sandsend, Whitby, England

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Sandsend is actually a small village right outside Whitsby. When there is high tide, a particular spot becomes sandy and is a beautiful view to watch. This place is safe to take kids along as there is...Read more

  7. Dracula Experience

    #7 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Dracula Experience

    Tags: Entertainment, Play, Tourist Center

    Address: 9 Marine Parade, Whitby, YO21 3PR 

    Timings: 09:45 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Dracula as a character was thought of in this town. He is also supposed to have come here after his ship wreck in the story. Whitby is most famous for being the town of Dracula. There are a lot of act...Read more

  8. Robin Hoods Bay And Fylingdales Museum

    #8 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Robin Hoods Bay And Fylingdales Museum

    Tags: Museum, Tourist Center

    Address: Fisher head, Robin Hood's Bay, Whitby, England

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details

    The building was purchased on a 1000 year lease by Rev. R.J. Cooper, Vicar of Fylingdales Parish in 1891. It seems like it was a small cottage built into the slope of the land. On his own the Vic...Read more

  9. Fallen Foss Tea Garden And Waterfall

    #9 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Fallen Foss Tea Garden And Waterfall

    Tags: Outdoors, Forest, Garden, Waterfall

    Address: Midge Hall, Whitby YO22 5JD, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Falling Foss Tea Garden is an enchanting tea garden situated in the grounds of Midge Hall, a tiny cottage which stands at the top of the mesmerizing Falling Foss Waterfall in the heart of Sneaton Fore...Read more

  10. Whitby Lighthouse

    #10 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Whitby Lighthouse

    Tags: Outdoors, Light House, Waterfront, Tourist Center

    Address: Whitby lighthouse, Whitby, England

    The Whitby Harbor is the base for the fishing fleet of the town .From here, Captain Cook set out on his voyage of discovery to Australia in 1768. Whitby Lighthouse was built by Trinity House in 1858 o...Read more

  11. Poet's Cottage Shrub Nursery

    #11 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Poet's Cottage Shrub Nursery

    Tags: Outdoors, Garden, Tourist Center

    Address: Lealholm, Whitby, YO21 2AQ, North Yorkshire

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Poet's Cottage Nursery was established in the late 70's by the well-known plants lover and woman; Hilda Rees. She constructed the garden and began selling cuttings over the gate of the garden. The nur...Read more

  12. Black Market Jewelry

    #12 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Black Market Jewelry

    Tags: Outdoors, Tourist Center, Market, Shopping Center

    Address: 17 Sandgate, Whitby YO22 4DB, England

    Every city has some or the other specialty. More often than not, it’s either a food place or some local shopping spot. Whitby has enough of both. You should definitely visit the Black Market Jew...Read more

  13. The Dracula Experience

    #13 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
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    Address: 9 Marine Parade

  14. Captain Cook Memorial Museum

    #14 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Captain Cook Memorial Museum

    Tags: Museum, Tourist Center, Specialty Museum

    Address: Grape Lane, Whitby YO22 4BA, England

    Timings: 09:45 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Captain Cook is known for his voyages. The museum is situated in the 17th century harbor side house where Cook lodged as an apprentice. In this town, he acquired his sea side skills and undertook thos...Read more

  15. Whitby Museum

    #15 of 75 Things To Do in Whitby
    Whitby Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Tourist Center

    Address: Pannett Park, Whitby YO21 1RE, England

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Made with the intention of conserving an Edwardian atmosphere, this museum is situated in Pannett Park, another tourist attraction in Whitby. The museum has around 80,000 interesting artifacts. You ca...Read more

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  • Whitby Abbey

    Abbey Lane

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • English Heritage

    East Cliff

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Pickering Castle

    Castle Rd

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Scarborough Castle

    Castle Rd

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • North York Moors Historical Railway Trust

    Station House Front St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • English Heritage

    Pickering Castle, Castlegate

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Wykeham Lakes Fishery

    Long Causeway Rd

  • Wykeham Lakes

    Long Causeway Rd

  • Scaling Dam

  • The Mere

    Mere Lane

  • Lockwood Beck

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  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum

    Grape Lane

  • Whitby Museum

    Pannet Park

  • Lifeboats-Royal National Lifeboat Institution

    Pier Rd

    Museums Landmarks
  • Whitby Lifeboat Museum

    Pier Rd

  • Beck Isle Museum

    Beck Isle

    Museums Landmarks
  • Rotunda Museum

    Vernon Rd

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  • Pleasureland

    Pier Rd

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • Millers Amusements

    Pier Rd

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • Fun City & Funlands Amusements

    18-30 Pier Rd

    Amusement Parks
  • Whitby Ghosts and Traditions

    Amusement Parks
  • Olympia Leisure

    Foreshore Rd

    Amusement Parks Arcades Landmarks
  • Saltburn Pier

    Lower Promenade

    Amusement Parks Landmarks
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  • The Stakesby Arms

    1 Byland Rd

  • Crown Tavern

    8 Scalby Rd

  • The Byways

    Station Rd

  • Flask Inn

    Robin Hood Bay

    Bars Restaurants
  • Scarborough Arms

    North Terrace

  • Three Jolly Sailors

    2 High St

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  • Ladbrokes

    New Quay Rd

    Casinos and Gaming
  • William Hill

    8 New Quay Rd

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Opera House Casino

    56-64 St. Thomas St

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • William Hill

    Pavillion House Valley Bridge Parade Scarborough, North Yorkshire

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Ladbrokes

    2-4 Northgate

    Casinos and Gaming
  • E Casino

    26 Newborough

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Stainton Dale Shire Horse Farm

    Natural Parks
  • Saltburn Valley Woodland Centre

    Valley Gardens

    Natural Parks
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  • Robin Hood's Bay and Fylingdales Museum

  • South Bay

  • Marske Beach

  • Scarbourgh

  • Fluid Concept

    The Promenade, The Spa

  • Burniston Rocks

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  • Cleveland Way

  • Forge valley

  • Bridestones, Crosscliff and Blakey Topping

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  • Pickering Trout Lake

    Newbridge Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • J Brennan

    27 Mulgrave View

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Wykeham Lakes

    Keepers Cottage, Ings Lane

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Scarborough Angling Centre

    7 Market Way

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Castle Foot Tackle Supplies

    Quay St

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Waterhouse Irving Fishing Tackle Manufacturers

    32 Lady Ediths Ave

    Hunting and Fishing
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