Herriot Country Tour
Oct 21, 2013 08:23 pm
My sister and I have always wanted top see the Yorkshire Dales after reading all the James Herriot books. We stayed at Westfields Farms and took the tour guided by Peter. The stay at the B&B was wonderful! The food was fantastic and Chris and Peter were most friendly and delightful company. We left feeling like we found 2 new friends rather than owners of the B&B. Peter is a fantastic, safe, and thoughtful driver. With Peter driving, my sister and I were able to see the beautiful scenery ... more
Herriot Country Tours-Yorkshire Dales England
Jul 02, 2013 06:52 pm
We had such a wonderful time, we did it two years in a row! The tour was personalized to our interests.We were greeted with warm hospitality that lasted during our stay. Our days were spent surrounded by the beauty of the Yorkshire countryside as our expert friendly guide drove us to abbeys, castles, and stately homes. We gained a new appreciation of the literary figures of Beatrix Potter, Wordsworth, and James Herriot as we visited the scenic views that inspired their work. I will always trea ... more
Herriot Country Tour
Jun 06, 2013 06:42 pm
We had a most relaxing and enjoyable time on the Herriot Country Tour. Tour operator was very friendly, gracious, kind, patient and knowledgeable of the area and sites. Was flexible to take us to the Lake District and Beatrix Potter's Hilltop Farm and Wordsworth's Rydal Mount and picked us up at a hotel in Manchester rather than at the airport. Included a steam train trip to the North Sea! The trip far exceeded our expectations and was one of the best trips we have ever taken. It was a joy ... more
We will take pride in showing you the best of Britain's heritage and wonderful countryside: From the rugged natural beauty of Wordsworth's Lake District, over the Pennine Hills and down through James Herriot's glorious Yorkshire Dales, through the Vale of York to the historic Roman city of York and the magnificent York Minster. There are numerous castles, ruined abbeys, museums, waterfall's, limestone pavements and picturesque villages on the way for us to stop off and enjoy.
Most of the Yorkshire Dales are part of the National Park which preserves the landscape, wildlife and culture.
There isn't a typical day on a Herriot Country Tour! Your itinerary is set by you based on the attractions you want to see the most within your time frame.
Age range, type of group
Our tours are best suited to couples and groups of friends (max 4) of any age range.
Sleeping and meals
Sleeping accommodation is always provided by a quality B&B, public house or hotel. Your accommodation depends on where you choose at the time of booking your tour. Breakfast will be provided at your accommodation. Lunch arrangements are changeable depending on your day plan; it could be a picnic on the moors or tea at Betty's! B&B's don't usually provide evening meals so you are free to sample the delights of the local pubs and restaurants.
Policies & Restrictions
We have a no smoking policy at Westfields Farm and within the tour vehicle. Most pubs and restaurants require smokers to smoke outside the premises. We do not allow pets.
Rates start from £1650 per person for a 7 day tour
. We are flexible if you wish to have a shorter tour.
Enjoy a private chauffeur-driven tour for up to 4 guests in a 4x4 we can show you the real towns and villages of James Herriots Yorkshire Dales.
Book anytime and 3rd person goes half price!
chiltonHerriot Country Tours - Yorkshire Dales England
Leyburn, United Kingdom DL8 5QX
Phone: +44 1969 622047 View Interactive Map
|The Forbidden Corner, Middleham||approx. 5 miles|
|Dales B&B||1,650||6 nights per guest|
|Castle Hotel||2,700||6 nights per guest|
|Dales Pub||1,750||6 nights per guest|
|Country House||1,950||6 nights per guest|
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