The Yorkshire Dales
Information on the magnificent Yorkshire Dales.
Skipton is known as ‘The Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales’. The Yorkshire Dales National Park covers an area of 1769 square kilometres amidst the Pennines in the North of England.
If you like walking then ten of the best walks in the Yorkshire Dales recommended by the Guardian is recommended, click here for details.
The outstanding landscape of one of the finest upland areas of Britain, the wildlife and cultural heritage of the region have made the Yorkshire Dales a favourite Tourist destination for many generations.
Much of the film ‘Calendar Girls’ was filmed in and around the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The Channel 4 series Love thy Neighbour was filmed in the village of Grassington, less than 30 minutes from the holiday cottage.
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