Scarborough, Yorkshire

Scarborough Postcard

Attracting visitors for nearly 400 years, Scarborough is perhaps the world's first seaside break. The town boasts two splendid bays separated by the magnificent castle headland.

From the beach take the Victorian cliff lifts to the town to explore the gardens, amusements and nightlife.

Scarborough's Local Attractions

The Military Adventure Park makes a fun outing for all the family in the heart of Scarborough. You can drive tanks around a specially designed off road track, hone your skills on the shooting ranges, test your fitness on the inflatable assault course and even do battle amongst family and friends in a laser combat arena.

For over 80 years North Bay Railway have been running on a ¾ mile track from Peasholm Park to Scalby Mills. Operating a number of locomotives and regular services throughout the summer months why not take a relaxing view of Scarborough's North Bay?

Full on family entertainment in one place with traditional seaside amusement arcades, ten pin bowling and a children's karting track there's plenty to keep you entertained, even in the rain.

A whole host of sea life finds sanctuary at the Scarborough centre with the seals, penguins and otters sure to be a hit with everyone. You can also find out all you need to know about the Giant Pacific Octopus and see some splendid loggerhead turtles.

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