Top 10 things to do in Yorkshire

Yorkshire is home to an abundance of exciting family days out and breath taking countryside, there’s so much to explore while on your holiday at our Yorkshire holiday park.

Will it be nature walks, discovering the natural beauty of this country or perhaps a more actioned packed break?

Check out our top 10 things to do on your holiday in Yorkshire

1. York minster

York Minster UKJust a short drive from our Goosewood Yorkshire holiday park you can find the country’s most iconic (and most visited) building. Experience the stunning medieval architecture and breath-taking stain glass windows. Young exploreers are encouraged to get hands on with a range of activities to help them explore the cathedrals stories and fun facts; a great day out for all the family.


2. North York Moors National Park

Explore peace, beauty andhistory at the stunning North York Moors National Park. Get active in just about any way imaginable while on your Yorkshire caravan holiday. With walking and cycling to adventure activities and horse riding. There’s even a heated outdoor pool and excellent beaches!

3. The coast with the most

If you’re looking for a seaside holiday a break at our Flower of May Yorkshire holiday park could be just what you’re looking for. Perfectly placed to enjoy some of the country’s most popular seaside resorts. Scarbourgh is home to two glorious beaches. Whether you’re looking for a day of classic sand castle building, donkey rides across the beach and the exciting amusement arcades then South bay beach is for you. If you’re looking for a more relaxed, nostalgic day at the beach, head to the south bay.

4. Below the deep blue

Visit hulls award winning aquarium, The Deep, close to our low croft Yorkshire holiday park, where you can marvel at amazing marine life including sharks and rays! A perfect day out for the whole family with a host of activities  including penguin feeding, dive presentations and touch pool sessions.

5. The North Yorkshire Moors Railway

North Yorkshire Moors RailwayGet away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Considered a must visit while on your Yorkshire caravan holiday, the north Yorkshire moors railway is one of the world’s greatest heritage railway experiences with family fun at its heart. Children will love to see Goathland station; our celebrity station as seen in the first harry potter film. Step back in time to Pickering station, a must see 1930’s themed station. Climb aboard to experience miles of Yorkshires amazing countryside at this must-see visitor attraction.

6. Make a splash

Just a simple drive from our Yorkshire holiday parks you can find North Yorkshire water park. A series of man-made lakes, surrounded by beautiful countryside makes for the perfect place to try some exciting water activities. With everything from paddle boarding to electric mini ships and an aqua park, this really is the perfect family day out.

7. Dark skies festival

North Yorkshire dark skies festivals are all about discovering, learning, enjoying the dark and the stars. With family events for first time start gazers and those wishing to expand their knowledge, there’s something for everyone at our dark skies festival.

8. Yorkshire game and country fair

The ideal opportunity to experience all the countryside has to offer, from country sports to find foods, animals and so much more! It’s not just for country enthusiasts, everyone is welcome at the family fun event

9. Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal

Fountains AbbeyThis national trust property offers beautiful countryside and holds many family attractions throughout the year such as open-air family theatre shows. Explore the 12th century abbey ruins and the extensive grounds of the Studley Royal Water garden or the medieval deer park


10. Filey Bird Garden and Animal Park

While staying at your Yorkshire holiday park you can meet and feed a variety of friendly animals from giant rabbits to alpacas and miniature ponies. Making for a great family day out, no matter when you choose to visit for whatever your age, we’re sure you’ll be surprised at this award winning park.