The Alton Towers Resort Theme Park has an amazing selection of thrill rides and family attractions. Head deep underground and experience the terrifying Nemesis Sub-Terra. Continue reading
To the north of Darley Dale is Bakewell. Bakewell is the only market town within the Peak District National Park boundary and its attractive courtyards, independent shops, cafés and its location on the River Wye make it a hugely popular destination for tourists to the Peak District. Continue reading
This romantic residence – built by Sir Charles Cavendish in 1612 and completed by his son William – is a fantastic place to immerse yourself in the Golden Age of Chivalry. Continue reading
The working farmyard offers people of all ages the opportunity to handle the animals, learn about food production and find out more about poultry, cattle and sheep, to name but a few. Continue reading
Take a tram ride through time at Crich Tramway Village, home of The National Tramway Museum – an ideal destination for all ages. Continue reading
Peak District cycling has routes for all the family. If you haven’t cycled for a long time, then opt for cycle hire in the Peak District on a fun and easy-going route for all ages and abilities. Continue reading
There’s a huge variety of things to do in the Peak District and Derbyshire. With visitor attractions to keep everyone entertained – something for everyone to enjoy! Continue reading
This Medieval and Tudor manor house is an absolute gem. Inside, there is a fine example of a medieval kitchen; and an Elizabethan long gallery – the most modern room in the house! Continue reading
Welcome to Hardwick, whose stunning houses and beautiful landscape have been shaped by a cast of thousands. Continue reading
The Heights of Abraham is located in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales in the picturesque village of Matlock Bath that is a unique place with something for everyone.
The High Peak Trail runs for 17.5 miles from High Peak Junction, near Cromford, to Dowlow, 6 miles south of Buxton. Continue reading
To the South of Darley Dale is the town of Matlock which is a former spa town situated at a sharp bend in the River Derwent. Continue reading
Set in part of a 600 acre working farm, the Park provides a great day out with varied activities for all the family. Continue reading
After a £2m restoration scheme, the Monsal Trail an 81/2 mile stretch of railway line between Bakewell and Blackwell Junction near Buxton, is now open again after over 40 years. Continue reading
The imposing ruins of Peveril Castle stand high above the pretty village of Castleton in the heart of Derbyshire’s Peak District. Mentioned in the Domesday survey, Peveril Castle is one of England’s earliest Norman fortresses. The keep was built by Henry II in 1176. Continue reading
Stones Restaurant Matlock
Stones Restaurant in Matlock has a menu that leans towards a Mediterranean influence. The restaurant feels intimate, but doesn’t feel cramped. Continue reading
The Tissington Trail runs for 13 miles from Ashbourne to Parsley Hay where it is joined by High Peak Junction. Continue reading
If you’ve never been to the Derbyshire Peak District then Matlock Bath offers many attractions for children and adults. One of the star attractions is Gullivers Kingdom, and is one of the four parks in the UK owned by the Gulliver Theme Park Resorts group.
The Peak District is renowned for it’s caves and caverns, of which there are several open to the public and make a fascinating day out for all the family.