Pontefract Vacation Packages
Pontefract is close to a diverse collection of West Yorkshire’s attractions. Pontefract Castle and the Castleford Queens Park are amongst the popular destinations in the area. Also, well worth the effort are Nostell Priory and the Townclose Hills Nature Reserve.
Vacationers in Pontefract, looking for something different, will love the nearby museums and theaters. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the Wakefield Theatre Royal in Wakefield.
If you are spending a while in and around Pontefract, treat yourself with a visit to Wakefield Cathedral in Wakefield. Those who enjoy sights steeped in religious history should make a trip to the Temple Newsam House in Leeds. Those with a passion for history will enjoy spending a few hours at Sandal Castle in Wakefield.
Nearby Post Office Road Stadium, Wakefield is the perfect place to catch a game of rugby league, and to see local legends, the Featherstone Rovers, in action. On game days follow the procession of navy and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
To really get to know Pontefract, consider booking a room close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Holiday Inn Express Leeds East, the De Vere Oulton Hall, Leeds and the Campanile Hotel Wakefield are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.