Tour de Yorkshire

What To Do In Yorkshire

A country in a county

The Tour de France coming to Yorkshire brings another world class event to the county. However, whilst the Grand Départ will no doubt be an exceptional moment in the history of the Yorkshire, there are so many other things to enjoy about this magnificent county.

Yorkshire in blessed with 3 National Parks, a glorious coastline, 7 magnificent cities and a host of quaint, picturesque towns and villages. All these aspects combine to leave Yorkshire as one of the most desired holiday destinations in the world.

Finding something to do in Yorkshire is easy! It's the choice that's difficult. From attractions and museums to sports and galleries, you can hop from a sculpture park onto your mountain bike or just wander on a beach with the kids and dream of surfing. Or just go and try it!!

Yorkshire features over 1,000 attractions, from World Heritage Sites to mining museums, ruined castles and abbeys, to hands on museums. You'll find serene gardens and unique breweries, thrilling rides and industrial heritage. For the history-lover to the inquisitive child, there's something for everyone.

Race week events

Looking for something to do in the run up to the Grand Départ? We've pulled together a comprehensive list to keep you busy exploring our wonderful county!

Whatever you choose to do, you are guaranteed to have a great time and we hope you enjoy your time out and about in Yorkshire!