Herriot Country is the heart of Yorkshire! It takes it's name from one of the world's best loved writers, James Herriot. For more than 50 years it was home to the vet-cum-author, whose books have enthralled fans and put Yorkshire firmly on the map.
Visit historic market towns, and some of the country's finest national parks. These blended together with an array of visitor attractions, hotels and accommodation offer visitors the ultimate getaway.
Whether you want to see the sights the area has to offer through the footsteps of James Herriot, or simply while away the days, there is no better place for you to kick start your perfect holiday than in the very heart of Yorkshire. There is unspoilt countryside with miles of heather moors. When it comes to getting away from it all, there is no better place for visitors to stretch their legs, as it boasts some of the county's best walking and biking trails. These blended together with some vibrant attractions and idyllic tearooms add that extra special touch to your break.
So come and take in all that Herriot Country has to offer from spectacular views to outdoor pursuits, coupled with true Yorkshire hospitality, making your holiday truly memorable.
For more information on things to see and do, and places to stay in Herriot Country - check out the following links...
Welcome To Herriot Country