Whitby, UK

from £34pp +1.8% BF

1 days

Whitby

Duration: 1 days

Discover Whitby, a town where history and natural beauty intertwine seamlessly, offering a rich tapestry of experiences. From the hauntingly majestic Whitby Abbey overlooking the North Sea to the timeless charm of its historic streets, this coastal gem invites you to immerse yourself in its maritime heritage, savour freshly caught seafood, and enjoy the lively atmosphere of its traditional pubs and waterfront.

Explore a place where legends meet the sea breeze and the past whispers through the cobbled lanes.

Itinerary

  • We begin our trip with a coach pick-up from the pick-up point. Our trip leaders will ensure that everyone has arrived and is ready to depart.
  • Your day will start with a visit to Whitby Abbey, perched dramatically on the cliffs overlooking the North Sea. Explore the abbey ruins and take in the breathtaking coastal views.
  • You’ll have free-time in the afternoon to explore the rest of everything Whitby has to offer.
  • We’ll then be returning back to the pick-up spot after an unforgettable day.
  • Stroll through Whitby’s historic streets, including Church Street and Henrietta Street. Admire the picturesque houses, shops, and traditional fish and chip restaurants.
  • Visit the Captain Cook Memorial Museum, housed in the birthplace of the famous explorer. Explore the museum’s exhibits and learn about Captain Cook’s voyages.
  • Take a leisurely walk around Whitby Harbour and its two piers. Enjoy the maritime atmosphere, watch the fishing boats, and take in views of the town and the sea.
  • Climb the famous 199 Steps to St. Mary’s Church at the top. Explore the churchyard and enjoy panoramic views of Whitby, the harbour, and the abbey.

What's included?

Return Transport via Private Coach

Return Transport via Private Coach

Trained UniLife Leader

Trained UniLife Leader

Free Map

Free Map

Free Water and Snack

Free Water and Snack

Games (Friendship Speed-Dating/Quizzes)

Games (Friendship Speed-Dating/Quizzes)

Photography Competition & Prizes

Photography Competition & Prizes

Frequently Asked Questions

Day trip tickets are non-refundable but can be sold to another participant.

We recommend bringing comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for the weather conditions. Don’t forget your camera, sunscreen, and any personal items you may need during the day.

Yes, we will provide you with the meeting point and departure time well in advance of the trip via email.

Yes, our friendly and knowledgeable UniLife trip leader will accompany you throughout the trip to provide information about the destinations and answer any questions you may have.

Rain or shine, we still travel in the UK.  Please check the weather forecast before you go and wear appropriate clothing such as a waterproof jacket and good footwear for rainy days.

If you can no longer attend the trip, it may be possible to sell your ticket to another participant.

You can do this by contacting support@unilifeuk.com with your name, the trip you are travelling on, and full name, e-mail and phone number of the person taking your ticket.

UniLife is a student travel company and is aimed at students, however, we welcome anyone on our trips. We believe the more, the merrier.

Entry into attractions is not included in your ticket unless otherwise stated.

Trip highlights

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Whitby Abbey

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Whitby Harbour

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St. Mary's Church

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