Day trip to Whitby

Give it a Go! Are taking you for a day out to Whitby!

Usual Price £10.00 – Give it a Go price only £5.00!


*We are offering a Coach Pick up from The Lawns for this trip, Please buy a Lawns Pick up Ticket if you would like to be collected from the Lawns.

Fish and chips and ice cream; history and culture; vampires and Goths: it’s all on offer at Whitby, one of the North East coast’s most beautiful and best-loved seaside towns.

With Blue Flag beaches and many attractions, including the world-famous steam North Yorkshire Moors Railway and the iconic Whitby Abbey, Whitby is the perfect location for a Spring day trip.

Whitby wallows in history, including fishing, the jet industry (did you know that it’s still the best place in the world to find the gleaming black gemstone so beloved by the Victorians?), Captain Cook (who was born nearby, and whose famous ship the Endeavour was Whitby-built) and whaling.

Also known for its literary connections – Bram Stoker’s famous Dracula features the town, with the vampire first coming ashore here from Transylvania in the guise of a black dog – have inspired the visitor attraction ‘The Dracula Experience’ which is a worth a visit.

Have stroll on the prom or on the beaches of Whitby, Walk up the famous 199 steps to Whitby Abbey and take in the beautiful view of the fishing port, beaches and the surrounding countryside.

Finally – try some of the best fish and chips in the North at Magpies before returning back to HUU!

Return coach transport is provided for this Give it a Go.

Hull Pick Up: 9.30am Departure - Please meet outside HUU Reception where a member of staff will show you to the coach

Lawns Pick UP: 9.45am Departure - Please meet at The Lawns Centre where the coach will collect you after collecting the Hull departure students.

The coach will depart from Whitby at 5pm, dropping students back to the Lawns and arriving back at HUU at around 7pm.

Your Union endeavours to make all activities accessible to all wherever possible, however please contact the Student Activities Co-ordinator on (01482) 466297 if you have any specific access requirements or questions about access to this event.


Date Venue Price  
Saturday 29th April 2017, 9:30 am Whitby From £5.00 Find Tickets