Breathtaking purple heather clad moors

North York Moors

The North York Moors are located in the North East of England in North Yorkshire and offer a superb location for a holiday, short break or day out. Much of the region is a designated National Park with numerous Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The Moors are typified by rolling heather clad hills interspersed by lush dales and river valleys. The North York Moors boasts one of the largest areas of natural untamed heather in England, and a visit in spring to see the heather in full purple bloom is breathtaking and well worth the effort.

The area lends itself to outdoor pursuits, in particular walking and cycling. You can get 'lost' for hours if not days in the calm tranquillity of your surroundings with only fellow...