Explore The Yorkshire Wolds Villages
The Yorkshire Wolds are home to a string of beautiful picturesque villages dotted along the route of the Yorkshire Wolds Way and beyond. Some are well known, and some are a little more hidden, but all of them have secrets ready to whisper in an explorer’s ear.
Imagine a beautiful necklace of villages each one it's own precious stone with the tradition and tranquillity of the Yorkshire Wolds sparkling from it .This brilliant vision is captured in the landscape stretching from Filey to the Humber Estuary.
Take your time to enjoy a slice of country life at one of the many café’s, tearooms and country pubs serving locally produced food and beers.
The whole area is a rich patchwork of history, colour, people and architecture just waiting to be discovered.
Picturesque Welton is steeped in history. The Green Dragon, 17th century coaching Inn played its part in history, Dick Turpin is reputed to have frequented the establishment before his capture.
A charming rural village set in a hollow with whitewashed cottages, red brick houses, a pretty pond and a traditional village pub. Bishop Burton Agricultural College holds many public events.
The impressive St Andrew’s church, known as the Cathedral of the Wolds, has a font believed to date back to the Norman period. Wolds Village has tearooms, gallery and a gift shop.
Skidby has last working mill in Yorkshire has magnificent views over the Wolds. It is set in an acre of land with Museum of East Riding Rural Life and cafe