North East Coast

Beaches on the North East Coast

Take a trip and discover the amazing beaches along the North East Coast of England. 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 fresh local seafood at Craster beach to fine sandy beaches and coastal castles, Northumberland Beaches have a lot to offer.


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


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


Beaches in East Riding of Yorkshire, from bustling Bridlington to lovely sandy beaches on the beautiful Holderness coastline.


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

Coastal Activities

Go Surfing in North East England

Learn to surf. Find surf schools all around the North East.

  • The Best Surfing Beaches
  • Beginners welcome
  • Coaching for all levels.

Walk the North East Coast

Follow the dramatic North East coast of England through Durham, Northumberland Yorkshire and Tyne and Wear. With miles of coastal paths, along glorious sandy beaches to quiet natural rural beaches teaming with wildlife and seabirds.

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Learn to surf. Find surf schools all around the North East.

Kitesurfing Lessons UK


Find your nearest Kitesurfing lessons for all levels.

Sailing UK


Discover sailing and the clubs on the North East Coast

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