Things to do in Whitby

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

With 24 miles of railway nestled within the most beautiful scenery in Yorkshire, the North Yorkshire Moors Railway is one of the most breath taking experiences you could go on. The trains are either steam or heritage diesel trains, and are traditionally styled and will transport you back in time as well as through beautiful destinations. The stops include; Whitby, Pickering, Grosmont, Goathland, Newtondale Holt, Esk Valley, and Levisham. The Whitby stop is within walking distance from the award winning chip shop, The Quayside, which is the perfect place to sit, eat and watch the tide go out. You could also go to the 199 steps and walk enjoying views of the coast.


The Railway has many seasonal options so it is worth checking the website for special events near your time of booking. At Christmas time you can enjoy a Santa experience and there’s a steam gala in September and October.

If you want to experience a time before all the hustle and bustle of modern life you can even book in with one of Pullman dining cart to eat a delicious meal while enjoying the sights and sounds of a traditional railway experience.


There are some great group booking discounts and two for one offers on the North Yorks Moors Railway here.



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