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Herriot Country

Herriot Country. Welcome to Hambleton, the enchanting birthplace of Herriot Country.

Herriot Country serves as an ideal base for venturing into the Moors and Dales of North Yorkshire, as well as the historic spa town of Harrogate with its rich history, charming boulevards, and excellent shopping. Explore other market towns and the nearby historic city of York, each offering its own unique charm.

The unspoiled landscape of Herriot Country provides the perfect backdrop for cycling or walking adventures, whether it is a leisurely stroll to the nearest pub or a memorable journey along one of the many trails.

Immerse yourself in the exceptional beauty of these unspoiled landscapes, where a distinctive natural ruggedness and endearing character await exploration.

Experience the Best of Britain’s Heritage with Herriot Country Tours:

Indulge in a tailor-made adventure that suits your preferences, ranging from a single-day escapade to an immersive 7-day journey through the enchanting landscapes of James Herriot’s Yorkshire and beyond! Uncover the essence of North Yorkshire with highlights carefully curated for shorter durations.

Ditch the ordinary coach trips and embrace a personalized expedition. Your travel companions? A private guide accompanying you in one of our luxurious vehicles, ensuring a bespoke tour designed exclusively for you. Whether it is horseback riding in the picturesque Yorkshire Dales or taking to the skies in a light aircraft for an aerial spectacle, we manage every detail to make your experience extraordinary.

Travel seamlessly with our arrangements – we collect you from anywhere and transport you comfortably to your Yorkshire haven. Bid farewell with equal ease, as we drop you off at your onward travel destination, be it an airport, rail station, or your next UK stop. For an optimal experience, we recommend staying in local accommodations, and we have fostered close connections with hotels and B&Bs in Thirsk, Bedale, Masham, and Leyburn areas.

Luxury awaits, from the regal Swinton Castle near Masham to the charming Garden Suite at The Carpenters Arms near Thirsk or a cozy B&B. In 2023, a unique opportunity arises – staying as guests in a stately home between Bedale and Leyburn. Limited availability, early booking recommended. Inform us of your accommodation desires, and we will weave our contacts to craft a seamless stay.

Embark on a journey through Britain’s heritage, from Wordsworth’s Lake District to the Pennine Hills, James Herriot’s Yorkshire Dales, the historic Roman city of York, and the stunning North Yorkshire Moors and coastline. Regardless of the duration, we tailor your tour to your desires, ensuring you explore the places you long to visit.

Do not just take our word for it – our clients testify to the excellence of Herriot Country Tours. Morrie Pickler shares a delightful experience, highlighting the exceptional guides and a stellar driver.

Ready for your adventure? Contact us at:

Herriot Country Tours,

14 Manor House Walk,

Burneston, Bedale,

North Yorkshire, DL8 2GA


Immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty of Britain with Herriot Country Tours – where every tour is a masterpiece!

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