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Visit Pickering

Explore quaint Pickering: its gardens, forests, fishing and more!

Venture to top sights like Yorkshire Moors and Dalby Forest Visitor Centre as you discover Pickering—an area also notable for its gardens.

Top hotels in Pickering

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Cawthorne House
Cawthorne House
4 out of 5
42 Eastgate, Pickering, England
£98
per night
6 Dec-7 Dec

Situated in Pickering, this bed & breakfast is within 1 mi (2 km) of Pickering Church and Yorkshire Moors. Beck Isle Museum and Pickering Castle are also within ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"Lovely property and excellent host. Breakfast superb."…"

Reviewed on 31 Oct 2019

Cawthorne House
Pear Tree House Bed and Breakfast
Pear Tree House Bed and Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
103 Westgate, Pickering, England
£74
per night
10 Dec-11 Dec

Situated in Pickering, this cottage is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beck Isle Museum and Yorkshire Moors. Pickering Church and Pickering Castle are also within 15 minutes. ...

5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)

"Very friendly couple , lovely service , lovely food would definatly stay again and reckomend it to everyone."…"

Reviewed on 20 Aug 2019

Pear Tree House Bed and Breakfast
Craven Garth Cottages
Craven Garth Cottages
3 out of 5
Craven Garth Farm, Rosedale, Pickering, England

Situated in Pickering, this cottage is within 2 miles (3 km) of Yorkshire Moors, Rosedale Abbey and Gillies Jones Glass. Ryedale Folk Museum and Museum of Victorian ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)

"Garth cottages is a beautiful location. We arrived very late in the pouring rain to a lit fire and a bottle of wine. A little slate with our name , indicated where our cottage was located. Met by the owners the next day, who were very friendly and helpful. We were given plenty of local knowledge ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2019

Craven Garth Cottages

Popular things to do in Pickering

Yorkshire Moors
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Yorkshire Moors

4.5/5(580 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors with a trip to Yorkshire Moors, a popular green space in Whitby. While you're in the area, stroll along the waterfront.

Dalby Forest Visitor Centre
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Dalby Forest Visitor Centre

4.5/5(27 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors with a trip to Dalby Forest Visitor Centre, a popular green space in Pickering. Discover the area's entertainment choices and spas.

Pickering Castle
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Pickering Castle

Enjoy a stop at Pickering Castle, a landmark worth seeing in Pickering. While in this culturally rich area, you can savour the top-notch restaurants.

Whitby Abbey
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Whitby Abbey

4.5/5(230 reviews)

Unravel the story behind Dracula in this dramatic 13th-century monastery and enjoy its intricate carvings, fascinating stories and spectacular coastal views.

Scarborough Open Air Theatre
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Scarborough Open Air Theatre

4.5/5(70 reviews)

Watch productions and performances by world-famous music acts at one of the largest outdoor theaters in Europe, a venue with a stage in an unusual setting. 

Castle Howard
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Castle Howard

4.5/5(116 reviews)

Castle Howard is a well-known landmark worth seeing in York. Visit the top-notch restaurants or lively bars in this quaint area.

Top activities in Pickering

SEA LIFE Scarborough
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SEA LIFE Scarborough

£10

Scarborough SEA LIFE Sanctuary will take you on a fascinating journey from the coastline to the depths of the ocean through 12 themed zones. Every step will reveal something new, from a face to face encounter with sharks to a hands-on rock-pool experience.

Whitby and The North York Moors Day Trip from York
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Whitby and The North York Moors Day Trip from York

£45

The tour heads out of the hustle and bustle of the city for a scenic drive through the Vale of York to the first stop at the Kilburn White Horse hill figure on the boundary of the North York Moors National Park, where your guide will tell you the story of how it was carved into the hillside in 1857.

Christmas House and Grounds Entry
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Christmas House and Grounds Entry

£22

Enjoy a truly magical day out as Castle Howard is transformed for the festive season. Experience the magnificent decorations as you journey through the House’s grand state rooms.

Reviews of Pickering

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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

24 Sep 2019

Great market on Mondays and the Parish Church is a must.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

11 Sep 2019

Lovely, friendly town. We used it for the railway, wonderful trip to Whitby, the volunteers on the train were extremely knowledgeable and happy to share

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

27 Aug 2019

Pickering small market town very nice ,lovely traditional pubs. Church has some unique paintings.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

18 Aug 2019

lovely places to eat and have a few drinks

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

12 Jul 2019

Pickering is an ideal base for North Yorkshire railway, Scarborough, Dalby Forest and several historic homes. The frescoes in Pickering church are amazing.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

6 Jul 2019

Very Yorkshire type atmosphere plus the North Yorkshire Steam Railway main station.