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About Thornton-le-Dale

Thornton-le-Dale is a lovely village lying at the foot of the North Yorkshire Moors. It offers visitors a choice of three pubs, a bistro, tea rooms, and excellent friendly village shops. The architecture of the village is typical of the area, with stone houses and cottages from Victorian times and beyond.

The regions outstanding attractions include the beautiful Yorkshire coast where you can discover Robin Hood's Bay and Whitby. The beautiful Dalby forest and the delightful market towns of Pickering, Malton, Kirkby and Helmsley.

Flamingoland offers an enjoyable visit for everyone as does the North Yorkshire Moors Railway which takes visitors on a romantic steam journey from Pickering through spectacular Newton Dale to Grossmont.

The area is superb for walking, forest drives and mountain hiking.

Recommended towns & villages near Thornton-le-Dale


Pickering (140 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of North Yorkshire

(2.2 miles, 3.5 km, direction W of Thornton-le-Dale)

The enduring popularity of the East Coast of North Yorkshire owes much to the excellent long sandy beaches, while the lure of the wild moorland and its communities never fades...


Levisham (19 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of North Yorkshire

(4.9 miles, 7.9 km, direction N of Thornton-le-Dale)

This beautiful isolated moorland village overlooks Newton Dale; the road plunges down towards the station, a watermill and a church, on Levisham Beck...

Rosedale Barn

Rosedale Abbey (20 Pictures) in the county of North Yorkshire

(10.4 miles, 16.7 km, direction NW of Thornton-le-Dale)

This is a lovely village hidden in a lush green valley landscape of sweeping hillsides, meadows and breathtaking scenery...

Thomason Foss Waterfall, Beck Hole, Goathland, North Yorkshire Moors

Beck Hole (22 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of North Yorkshire

(12.1 miles, 19.5 km, direction N of Thornton-le-Dale)

A picturesque village near to Goathland..


Scarborough (420 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of North Yorkshire

(13.5 miles, 21.7 km, direction E of Thornton-le-Dale)

To this day Scarborough remains a very popular resort and this delightful north coast town overlooks two magnificent sandy bays which are divided by a huge headland...

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Flamingo Land Theme Park & Zoo (4 Pictures)

(3.9 miles, 6.3 km, direction SW)

Flamingo Land Theme Park & Zoo, situated in Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire, stands as a dynamic and multifaceted attraction......

A forest trail, Dalby Forest, North Yorkshire

Dalby Forest (17 Pictures)

(4.0 miles, 6.5 km, direction NE)

The Dalby Forest lies in the majestic northern uplands at the edge of North Yorkshire Moors National Park. It is mostly a.....

Eden Camp Museum, Malton, North Yorkshire.

Eden Camp (162 Pictures)

(6.1 miles, 9.8 km, direction S)

Unlike most museums, the Eden Camp Museum is a real living celebration of the nations war-time experiences. This is told through.....

Malton Museum, Malton , North Yorkshire.

Malton Museum (1 Pictures)

(7.6 miles, 12.3 km, direction SW)


Slingsby Castle, North Yorkshire

Slingsby Castle (1 Pictures)

(10.0 miles, 16.1 km, direction SW)

The remains of a moat still surround the ruinous Slingsby Castle built for Ralph de Hastings in 1338. Indeed, the moat may well.....

Castle Howard

Castle Howard (140 Pictures)

(10.9 miles, 17.6 km, direction SW)

Close to the historic city of York is the hauntingly beautiful Castle Howard. This magnificent house was used as the setting for.....

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North York Moors National Park (91 Pictures)

(11.5 miles, 18.6 km, direction NW)

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