Northallerton Tourist Information

Northallerton

Northallerton

Northallerton market town is a gateway into the North York Moors, the Yorkshire Dales and Herriot Country, and is the starting point of the heritage Wensleydale Railway. A host of attractions and activities are easily accessed from this county market town including the nearby ruins of Mount Grace Priory just to the East, the World of James Herriot attraction to the South and, via the Wensleydale Railway, a host of specialist shops, ruined castles and abbeys and beauty spots like Aysgarth Falls in the Yorkshire Dales to the West.

Best twice weekly markets take place on Northallerton High Street, and this large market town between the Yorkshire Moors and Dales is famed for its award-winning inns and restaurants. Outdoor activities available nearby range from premier golf and horse riding to a huge choice of walks and cycling trails.

Northallerton’s mainline station is on the East Coast Mainline, offering fast rail links to London, York and Scotland – the town is perfect for car free holidays. An eclectic mix of accommodation is also available in the Northallerton area to suit all budgets and tastes, from elegant country house hotels ideal for weddings and conference events to character family run B&Bs, old coaching inn hotels and budget caravan parks. Find a place to stay in Northallerton now with Iknow!