Around Yorkshire

 

Things to do around Yorkshire

The Alhambra Theatre in Bradford
The Alhambra Theatre in Bradford

 

  • Xscape Castleford: You’ll probably need several trips here! Rock climbing, skiing, snowboarding, cosmic golf, laser quest, skateboarding and more!

 

  • Bradford Ice Arena: You may not find an Ice Rink in Leeds so head to Bradford

 

  • Alhambra Theatre Bradford: A lot of major West End and other shows will tour here!

 

  • Laser Zone Bradford and Huddersfield: For the ultimate laser quest experience.

 

Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Yorkshire Sculpture Park
  • Laser Tag Brighouse and Wakefield: An outdoor alternative to laser quest that doesn’t hurt like paintballing

 

  • Meadowhall Sheffield: For the shoppers.

 

  • Lightwater Valley Theme Park: Located in Ripon, ideal for tight budgets that can’t accommodate Alton Towers.

 

  • Flamingo Land: A Theme Park AND a Zoo

 

  • Yorkshire Sculpture Park: For the artsy amongst you, lots of open-air modern and quirky exhibitions.

 

 

Towns and Cities

 

  • Bradford: Just for the curry

 

Harrogate
  • Harrogate: Picturesque North Yorkshire town. Be sure to visit Betty’s Café Tea House for a nice cup of tea.

 

  • York: A beautiful, historic city, complete with cobbled streets.

 

  • Sheffield: Venture down to South Yorkshire to visit Yorkshire’s other major city.

 

  • Scarborough: Known as the queen of the Yorkshire coast, enjoy a walk along her beach.

 

 

Villages

 

  • Otley: Served by the X84 limited stop direct bus service to Otley, Ilkley and Skipton, stop off to visit a true Yorkshire village.

 

Haworth Station
Haworth Train Station
  • Ilkley: Home to Ilkley Moor, put on your walking boots and take in the amazing views of the Yorkshire countryside.

 

  • Skipton: Visit Skipton Castle for some casual history.

 

  • Haworth: Home to the Brontë sisters and at the edge of the Pennine Moors in Brontë Country.

 

  • Grassington: The nearest village to Leeds within the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park.