North East Coast

Beaches on the North East Coast

Take a trip and discover the amazing beaches along the North East Coast. Taste the local seafood and enjoy the sights and history of the coastal villages and towns. Popular North East seaside towns include Whitby and Scarborough in North Yorkshire. Enjoy the area’s spectacular natural beauty and fascinating heritage.


From local seafood at Craster beach to sandy beaches and coastal castles Northumberland Beaches have a lot to offer.


Home to famous Scarborough Beach to the Dinosaur Coast in Runswick Bay there is lots to see and do along the Yorkshire Coast.


Enjoy the beautiful family friendly Tyne & Wear coast with broad golden sandy beaches stunning natural scenery and rich history.


Great for weekends away at the beach, the East Riding coast has plenty of sightseeing as well as water sports destinations.


Visit the the Durham Heritage Coast looking out over the North Sea, from Sandy Crimdon beach to sites of Special Scientific Interest.

Coastal Activities

Take the plunge and get involved in the many water sports available from kayaking, kitesurfing, sailing surfing and more. Walkers can take in the stunning views along the coastal paths.

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