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Whitby and North Yorkshire Moors Railway

5 days - from only £399pp


Whitby and North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Historic Whitby is an ideal touring base from which to discover the delights of the North York Moors and Yorkshire Coast. Take to the tracks aboard the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, enjoy a scenic trip through the North York Moors and visit Scarborough!


  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 4 evening meals
  • Local joining points
  • Porterage at the hotel

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to the Royal Hotel, Whitby for four nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: North Yorkshire Moors Railway and Ryedale Folk Museum

    We head into the beautiful North York Moors and travel to pretty Goathland, instantly recognisable as Aidensfield from TV's Heartbeat. Here we take to the tracks of the North Yorkshire Moors Railway and enjoy a journey in the lovingly restored carriages, to Pickering.

    We continue to visit the interesting Ryedale Folk Museum before taking the scenic route back over the moors as we return to Whitby.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    North Yorkshire Moors Railway

    North Yorkshire Moors Railway

    Included Highlights

    • Ryedale Folk Museum
    • North Yorkshire Moors Railway
  • Day 3: Day at leisure or York

    Enjoy a day to relax in seaside Whitby. Climb the 199 Steps to the dramatic ruins of the abbey, enjoy some fish and chips at the Magpie Cafe or take a stroll around the shops along cobbled Church Street.

    Alternatively, join our optional excursion to York, with its ancient walls, independent shops and quaint tea rooms. This magnificently historic city has so much to discover in the quaint Shambles that are overlooked by the glorious York Minster.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    2023 2024
    • York
    £10.00 £11.00

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 4: Scarborough

    Enjoy a trip along the North York coast to reach popular Scarborough - beneath the resort’s prominent headland thrives a colourful fishing community and sophisticated holiday resort.

    Two beaches, castle ruins and seaside amusements have attracted visitors to Scarborough since the Victorian age.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Scarborough
  • Day 5:

    Return home

    Included meals: Breakfast


You will stay for four nights at the 3-star Royal Hotel in Whitby.

  • Royal Hotel Whitby

    Occupying an imposing cliff-top position, The Royal Hotel offers a very warm welcome, with helpful staff and a friendly atmosphere. From the enviable location you can enjoy the most stunning views on all sides of the beaches, harbour, old town, abbey ruins and headland. Savour tasty breakfast, midday and evening meals in the hotel restaurant, and be sure to have an after-meal drink in the scenic bar and lounge. Whitby’s famous harbour is just a few minutes’ walk from The Royal, as are many shops, restaurants and cafés.

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Telephone

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price.

See our full list of our joining points.