Visit James Herriot Country in North Yorkshire

James Herriot Country

Yorkshire's Herriot Country is a beautiful area of countryside, peacefully sandwiched between two world famous national parks - the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Dales.

Nestling in the Vale of Mowbray, it is an area of sweeping hills, valleys, charming market towns and pretty villages at the foot of the Hambleton Hills.

Plan your visit with the James Herriot App (NEW)

The World of James Herriot have launched a fantastic FREE new travel app which makes it easier for visitors to North Yorkshire’s Herriot Country to explore the region.  The ideal travel companion, the app allows you to book your train travel and accommodation as well as planning your trip to over 140 local attractions.

The app also includes suggested trails, directions, opening times and money-saving offers.

You can also plan your visit using the links below:

Grand Central serve the following stations in this region:

Special offers in James Herriot Country

2 for 1 entry at The World of James Herriot

Travel with Grand Central and present your 'Grand Central only' ticket at this attraction for 2 for1 entry with Grand Central ticket (cheapest admission goes free).

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Ideas for days out in James Heriot Country

The Wensleydale Railway

This authentic heritage railway travels 16 miles through the Yorkshire Dales and Herriot Country. Find out more

Visit award-winning food shop Lewis & Cooper

No trip to Northallerton is complete without a stop at the world-renowned gourmet food emporium, Lewis & Cooper, established in 1899. Find out more