Knaresborough Certificated Locations

The market town of Knaresborough is situated in the English county of Yorkshire, perched right on the cliffs above the River Nidd and Nidd Gorge.

This makes it a beautiful place to holiday, as there are some spectacular views and a host of fun attractions for visitors of all ages.

Particular highlights include Knaresborough Castle ruins, Mother Shipton's Cave, St Robert's Cave, the promenade at the base of the cliffs and the Courthouse Museum.

You won't be short of places to eat or drink, as there are a number of pubs and restaurants within the town that cater for all appetites.

Also in Knaresborough centre are several high street retailers and Ye Oldest Chymist Shoppe in England, which is an attraction in itself.


If you're visiting in June, don't miss the annual bed race, when competitors race their extravagantly decorated beds along a tough course around town to delight spectators.