Many of North Yorkshire’s key attractions can be found within easy reach of Bedale, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Blacksheep Brewery and the ever-popularakston Brewery. Also worth checking out are Middleham Castle and Easby Abbey.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. If you’d like to spend some time in a little tranquility head to the Studley Royal Park in Harrogate.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby fashion hotspots such as the Richmond Market Place in Richmond.
When it’s time to wind down after a long day exploring the charming streets of Bedale, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Take your pick from the Holiday Inn Darlington - A1 Scotch Corner, Richmond, the Black Swan Inn, Northallerton, or the George at Wath, Ripon.