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Things to do in Whitby

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The best things to do in Whitby

There is so much stuff to do in Whitby, a town in England known for the numerous fossils that have been discovered there. This includes entire skeletons of pterodactyls and ammonite fossils.
Other attractions in Whitby include various landmarks which were mentioned in the novel "Dracula" by Bram Stoker, which takes place largely in the city.

There are a range of things to do in Whitby, the variety of which is wide and depends largely on your interests and tastes.
Some of the main places to visit in Whitby are St Mary's Church, Whitby Abbey. and St Hilda's Church, as well as landmarks such as the pier and cliff.
Other Whitby attractions include major museums, and if you love science you can visit the Museum of Victorian Science, Robin Hood's Bay, Fylingdales Museum, The Whitby Jet Heritage Centre, and the Captain Cook Memorial Museum.

Still wondering about things to do in Whitby? You can partake in one of the great tours of the city and its surroundings. Some of the most popular Whitby activities include strolling through Whitby Harbour, following the Dracula Experience route, boating, or take a leisurely walk for the sea views in Whitby Pavilion, where you can also have a coffee. For more things to see in Whitby, search on Minube.

The top 19 attractions in Whitby

Abbeys in Whitby
Whitby Abbey
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Whitby Beach
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Whitby Town
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St. Mary the Virgin Church
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199 Steps
Hiking in Whitby
Whitby Cliff Walk
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Whitby Swing Bridge
Viewpoints in Whitby
Whalebone Arch
Historical Monuments in Whitby
Whitby Lighthouse
Tourist Information in Whitby
Whitby Tourist Information Centre
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Whitby Pier
Hiking in Whitby
Horcum Dyke
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Cholmley House
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John Bull
Shops in Whitby
Sandgate Seafood
Of Cultural Interest in Whitby
Statues in Whitby
Captain Cook Memorial Museum
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