Within an hour or so of York there are beaches, dales, moors, forests and stately homes galore. Here are some of our favourite day trips when fresh air is the order of the day. Pack a picnic and have fun.
Beyond the Walls Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens
Fantastic National Trust property with wilderness adventure play area, stunning gardens and fun indoor kids’ activities just 25 minutes from York.
Beyond the Walls Newby Hall
The adventure playground, miniature railway and magical gardens make Newby Hall a great day out
Days out in the Great Outdoors Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Kids get just as much as adults from a day out at Yorkshire Sculpture Park. It’s great value too.
Days Out with Rides Flamingo Land
It’s not just rollercoasters at Flamingo Land – there’s a whole zoo-full of exotic animals too, making it a fun and varied day out.