The Whalebone Arch, Whitby

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  • I can't say as I liked this as it does look very dated. I have seen several photos taken through it - particularly of the Abbey, but when I tried myself, I found that the Abbey is obscured by a more m...  more »
  • well worth a look, they are bigger than you may think,must have been a big whale that they were took from  more »
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  • Lovely views from here, Whitby is always nice at any time of year but it does get busy. I didn't like the new pay toilets, I thought that 40p to use them was far too expensive and might encourage people to go elsewhere.
  • If visiting whitby it is well worth taking the short walk for town up to the whalebone as the view across to the old town and the abbey and out to sea is stunning. If the weather is good definitely take your picnic or fish and chips up there. There is grass and benches next to the whalebone. It is quite a steep walk up from the town so those with mobility issues or prams may find it better to drive up to the cliffs and park on the sea front.
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