Whitby, North Yorkshire

Picturesque and historic town on the North Yorkshire coast, known for it's winding streets, the '199 steps' up to Whitby Abbey. A sandy beach, and a harbour make for an ideal tourist destination.

  • Whitby Abbey
  • 199 Steps


Whitby Map

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#wonderfulwhitby Summer evening this year http://t.co/mVWXz6yejs

24 Sep 13

Whitby from Sandsend this weekend #GoodTimes #Yorkshire #Whitby http://t.co/r5TInpy7hb

22 Jul 13

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Whitby Abbey at sunset

Whitby Abbey at sunset

About North Yorkshire

Whitby is located in the county of North Yorkshire. The dramatic high cliffs of the North Yorkshire Coast are the setting for coastal resorts such as Whitby and Scarborough.


Whitby blog news

Blog entries

Bexhill Sea Angling Festival
Aug 7, 2013
New website launched
Jul 8, 2013
Top 5 Coastal Breaks
December 12, 2011


Whitby attractions, places to stay, and things to do

Anchor Cottage on Twitter Twitter - Anchor Cottage Anchor Cottage

Fabulous 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Whitby, North Yorkshire. Comfortably sleeps 7 people and close to the beach and town centre. Available all year round.

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Whitby Abbey at sunset

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