Tour the Yorkshire Dales – Studley Royal & Fountains Abbey
Whilst we give you a guide of what is possible, We are careful to observe this is your day and will do our upmost to ensure you get the maximum enjoyment. To make the journey even more enjoyable alcoholic drinks are provided as part of the tour. (1 Bottle of bubbly is free)
Were offering a luxury chauffeured tour on the tiny rural lanes and hidden backroads of the Yorkshire Dales, You’ll enjoy a truly personal experience in the company of a local Yorkshire Guide, allowing you to ask questions along the way and to make extra photo stops on demand at truly unforgettable locations in the incredible Yorkshire Dales.
On this exclusive tour, you’ll explore some of Yorkshire’s most iconic scenery as you travel on the rural lanes in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, as well as spending time in the morning at the UNESCO World Heritage site of Fountains Abbey.
We’ll drive you to the market town of Knaresborough, stopping at Knaresborough Castle to enjoy the stunning views of the Nidd Gorge. We then continue through the countryside to Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site which combines the majestic and historic beauty of the Cistercian Abbey ruins with the impeccable Georgian Water Garden and the true charm of the medieval Deer Park. Spend time among the incredibly well preserved ruins of the ancient abbey, imagining how life was for the monks who lived here several hundred years ago. Enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the Georgian Water Garden on a gentle stroll, appreciate the views as you indulge yourself with coffee and cake at the Lakeside Café and then enjoy a drive through the medieval Deer Park as we look for the different herds of deer.
Leaving behind the tranquility of Fountains Abbey we then pro cede to Pateley Bridge to see the oldest sweet shop in England, then heading to Grassington in the Dales to enjoy the outstanding views and to visit the film locations for the James Herriot TV Series before enjoying a relaxingg drive back to your hotel.
Features of the Tour:
Black Sheep Brewery
Tour Length – circa 8 hours. Alcohol for over 18’s only. 1 bottle of bubbly free, additional drinks charged as per our drink list.