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Whalebone Arch

4.5/5
11 Reviews
Historical Architecture
Open Open 24 hours
Address: Cliff top Whitby YO21 3EL United Kingdom
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What people are saying:

On the hillside opposite the monastery. The arch is the second place, mainly overlooking the monastery and the sea from there, the scenery is super beautiful.

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  • Bmel15
    Bmel15
    Blackpool
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    Iconic

    Interesting iconic visit to the whale bone arch. Shame it's not real whale bone anymore however it's still an interesting visit with great views. Can't go to Whitby without a visit to here. Highley ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1603437889000+0800)/
  • Laura T
    Laura T
    Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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    Iconic Whitby landmark - nearby great views on a nice day

    For me, the whalebone arch is one of the most iconic landmarks of Whitby - and the one I remember most from my children. Others are the 199 steps, the church at the top and the pier (reviewed separate...

    Reviewed on /Date(1601954977000+0800)/
  • B9730YJpaulf
    B9730YJpaulf
    Derby, United Kingdom
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    Wet and drizzly

    Well we slogged up the steps to get to the whale bones it's something you have to do if visiting Whitby even if it's not you first time! Today was grim.....very wet....not too cold but miserable. We ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1601688900000+0800)/
  • ShazmeisterP
    ShazmeisterP
    Northants
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    Windy visit

    I just about managed to stay on my feet when my partner took my photo. An iconic landmark of Whitby.

    Reviewed on /Date(1601444457000+0800)/
  • joannaa2013
    joannaa2013
    Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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    Windy windy windy

    Wow, that was difficult in windy weather this weekend. Crazy up there. Myself and my husband are not little and we were being pushed around. Fab view though.

    Reviewed on /Date(1601203684000+0800)/

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