1 National Coal Mining Museum
A working coal mine until the mid-1980s, now a museum; you can even head underground, if you’re brave enough.
2 Bradford curry houses
Bradford’s Indian restaurants provide wonderful opportunities for gastronomic exploration.
Visiting the moorland home of the talented and ultimately tragic Brontë sisters is an affecting experience, despite the crowds.
It’s a breathtaking hike from Malham village to the glorious natural amphitheatre of Malham Cove.
5 Fountains Abbey
Enjoy views of the atmospheric ruins of Fountains Abbey set in spectacular Studley Water Gardens.
6 Harrogate Turkish Baths
The late Victorian opulence of Harrogate’s magnificently restored Turkish baths is a great place to get pampered.
7 Jorvik/Dig!, York
Travel through time to Viking York, then seek out new discoveries at Dig!
Follow in the footsteps of Count Dracula and Captain James Cook in this spectacularly pretty former whaling port.