Attractions near Newbiggin Hall Cottages.
Local amenities can be found just under 2 miles away in the village of Egton, consisting of a small shop, garage, doctor's, church, sports field/play area and country pubs with good food and drink. The North York Moors Steam Railway at Grosmont is less than 2 miles from Egton.
Historic Whitby is full of charm and character, with its quaint streets and alleyways as well as the picturesque harbour, famous for 'Captain Cook', the Legend of Dracula, the 199 Steps, the 'Endeavour Ship', 'Heartbeat' and the New Abbey Visitor Centre, to name but a few of the attractions in the area.
For more information about what's going on in the area visit www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com
North York Moors Railway - Travel on the Steam train through the beautiful North York Moors calling at Pickering, Levisham, Goathland and Grosmont
The Esk Valley Railway - The train runs through stunning views between Whitby and Middlesborough, a favourite for hikers to explore villages and surrounding countryside.
Whitby Town - Discover the old fishing port thriving with History.
Whitby Harbour - The harbour seperates the east and west side of the town, take a trip on a boat and see Whitby from the sea Replica Bark Endeavour, Whitby - opens for pleasure trips.
Whitby Abbey – Search the dramatic ruins of the Abbey and its graveyard.
St Mary’s Church, Whitby – Climb the 199 Church steps and explore the church and its outstanding views of the coastline.
Whale Bones, Whitby - The whale bones are a reminder of the times when Whitby ships were engaged in whaling.
Lifeboat Museum, Whitby - An exhibition of the history of Whitby's lifeboats.
Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Whitby - The Museum is in the 17th century house on Whitby’s harbour where the young James Cook lodged as an apprentice before his epic voyages of discovery
Pictorial Achieves and Heritage Centre – Be taken back in time, search through the hundreds of Photographs depicting life in Whitby.
Gillies Jones Glass, Rosedale Abbey - Gillies Jones show their work in the modern art spot in New York
Rosedale Abbey Golf Course - 9 Hole Golf Course, no membership required, clubs for hire, all welcome, any age, any standard
Staithes ‘Dinosaur Coast’ - Discover Fossils in Saltwick Bay, Runswick Bay and Port
Mulgrave – Explore the Yorkshire Coast and search for fossils.
The Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum – Discover the customs and skills of Cleveland’s Ironstone miners
Pickering Trout Lake - Sit by the lake and fish for your dinner Ryedale Festival, Pickering - A selection of music and theatre events
Scarborough Sea Life and Marine Sanctuary - You can view animals like Seals, Otters and Penguins as well as many of the underwater creatures that would normally be hidden beneath the waves
Dalby Forest - For walking and cycling Bridestones, Dalby Forest Concerts at Dalby Forest, nr Thornton le dale
Ability Outdoors, Dalby Forest – Visit to take part in arranged exciting outdoor activities including all manner of Outdoor Pursuits, Paintball, Power Boating. Quad Biking, Archery, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Kayaking, and Climbing
Helmsley Castle, Helmsley - Unlock 900 years of life at Helmsley Castle, an essential site for any visitor to the market town of Helmsley in the North York Moors National Park.
Walled Gardens, Helmsley - Walk over five acre walled working kitchen garden under the walls of Helmsley Castle
Walled Gardens Scampston, Malton - Wander through this contempory walled garden
York Minster, York - The largest gothic cathedral in northern Europe. Opening times, service information and a history of the cathedral.
York Castle Museum - One of Britain's leading museums of everyday life
Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens, York - A great place to visit, Offering local historical artefacts from Roman and Viking times, plus much more
The YorkWheel (NRM) - View the city of York from the sky. 54 metres high
National Railway Museum (NRM) – York - So much to see at this popular museum
Castle Howard, nr York - Castle Howard is one of Britain's finest historic,designed, and built it over three centuries ago. View the website for dates and events
Duncombe Park, Helmsley - Duncombe Park offers something for everyone it is amongst Yorkshire’s most amazing historic houses and estates
Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Nr York - Nunnington Hall is set on the banks of the River Rye, a wonderful place to visit or simply walk around the organic garden.
Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington Airfield, York - Yorkshire Air Museum is the home of the Allied Air Forces Memorial in the UK