The Whitby Guide

The ‘jewel in the crown' of the North Yorkshire coast, Whitby is consistently voted as one of the UK’s top seaside destinations

Whitby has a year-round season, comprehensive events calendar and rich cultural history, it’s easy to see why this picture-postcard fishing port nestled on the edge of the North York Moors continues to attract generations of tourists from the UK and abroad.

Whitby's 199 Steps
Whitby's 199 Steps are one of the most recognisable parts of the town.
Whitby is one of the most popular seaside towns in the UK for holidaymakers. Known as the ‘jewel in the crown’ of the North Yorkshire Coast, the River Esk carves its way through the Eskdale Valley to this stunning natural harbour.
With towering cliffs riding high on the ancient East Side and dramatic landscapes ushering in the modern West Cliff, the town of Whitby has a great legacy steeped in history, culture and myth.

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You can find Whitby themed presents, gifts, seaside themed products and nautical products in our online shop.

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Looking for a local Whitby business? Find hotels, bed and breakfasts, cottages and more in our directory.

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