Holidays in Pickering
The charming town of Pickering is a very popular holiday destination nestled near other popular tourist towns such as Whitby, Scarborough and Bridlington. With plenty to discover and do, it is no surprise Pickering holiday cottages are so popular. No matter your taste, Pickering is suited to people of all ages and interests.
A lot of mystery surrounds this town as to when it was first established, however mythical legend says it was established in 270BC by the Legendary king of the Britons, King Peredurus. Pickering's diverse history is one of the main factors so many people visit Pickering accommodation. Such sites of historical interest include Pickering Castle, a ruinous fortification, built during the 12th century. Visitors may also visit one of Pickering's many museums which each explore various aspects of this town's history.
For many years people have travelled to England for its seemingly magical countryside and the many great walking and hiking opportunities it offers. Destinations such as the Yorkshire Moors are one of England more popular national parks and for this reason year after year more and more people like to stay in Pickering holiday cottages. Located in equally beautiful Vale of Pickering, this town is the official gateway to the Yorkshire Moors. The huge expanses of heather covered moorland surrounding this town means you're never far from a stunning walking route while in Pickering holiday accommodation.