The White Horse on the hillside near Kilburn

THINGS TO DO

Situated near Thirsk, between the North Yorkshire Moors and the stunning Yorkshire Dales, White Rose Holiday Park occupies a stellar location. There are loads of things to do in and around the park, from trips to the local theme parks through to sightseeing some of the important cultural landmarks. Browse below for some of our recommendations.

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Flamingo Land

FLAMINGO LAND

Grab the whole family and head to Flamingo land theme park for a great day out. There are loads of great rides to try as well as an onsite zoo where you can watch the penguins, lemurs and meerkats go about their daily business. For easier access around the park, download the app!

Yorkshire Dales National Park

YORKSHIRE DALES NATIONAL PARK

The Yorkshire Dales is renowned for its natural beauty and attracts thousands of visitors every year.

The Dales frequently host events, guided walks and all other manor of exciting activities. For more information click here.

National Railway Museum

NATIONAL RAILWAY MUSEUM

The national railway museum is one of the most comprehensive collections of railway memorabilia. Learn about the last 300 years of railway history as you admire the huge array of locomotives and artefacts on display. Situated only half an hour’s drive away from White Rose the National Railway Museum is well worth a visit or two.

Lightwater Valley Theme Park

LIGHTWATER VALLEY THEME PARK

Lightwater Valley theme park is situated approximately 25min drive away from White Rose. The park features over 30 different fairground rides and is particularly good for young children with over 11 designated ‘mini rides’. For a reduced admission price, book online before arrival.

Thirsk

THIRSK

Thirsk is a delightful market town with plenty of pubs, cafes, restaurants and shops. If you are interested in the cultural heritage of Thirsk be sure to visit the ‘World of James Herriot’ Museum, or if you enjoy wildlife head to the birds of prey conservation centre.

Aerial Extreme

AERIAL EXTREME

Aerial Extreme is a high ropes obstacle course where you and your party can experience some adrenaline pumping fun high up in the forest canopy. Course highlights include a 75m zip wire as well as a more daring (but optional) 200m zip wire.

Duncombe Park Gardens

DUNCOMBE PARK GARDENS

These beautiful gardens are open to the public all year round. Much of the accompanying land is in fact a national nature reserve due to the presence of rare wildlife species. If you’re planning a visit do check in advance to make sure that the gardens are not closed for a private event.

Forbidden Corner

FORBIDDEN CORNER

Dare you enter the mysterious labyrinth where tricks, trips and follies lurk in every corner? Be prepared for anything as you embark on a series of challenges and decisions that will (hopefully) lead you to your journeys end. This attraction offers an entertaining day out for both adults and kids and is highly recommended.

Castle Howard

CASTLE HOWARD

The stunning Castle Howard is one of Yorkshires top attractions. The castle has some of the most beautiful architecture in the world and has a rotating programme of exhibitions and displays. For a discounted admission rate buy your tickets online in advance.

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