©

Flamborough trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Flamborough

(4.4/5 based on 750+ reviews for 4 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, sightseeing, golf
Flamborough is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 4mi north-east of Bridlington town centre on the prominent coastal feature of Flamborough Head.The most prominent man-made feature of the area is Flamborough Head Lighthouse. The headland extends into the North Sea by approximately 6mi. To the north, the chalk cliffs stand at up to 400ft high. For information about its founding, see Thorgils Skarthi.According to the 2011 UK Census, Flamborough parish had a population of 2,161, an increase on the 2001 UK Census figure of 2,121.The church of St Oswald stands in the village and was designated a Grade II* listed building in 1966 and is now recorded in the National Heritage List for England, maintained by Historic England. The village centre contains a number of shops and public houses. The Old Dog and Duck is at Dog and Duck Square.In the village are the fragmentary remains of Flamborough Castle, a medieval fortified manor house.In 1823 the village was a parish in the Wapentake of Dickering. Flamborough was recorded as "merely a fishing village" with a "very ancient station, formerly of some note". The population at the time was 917, half of which constituted the families of fishermen. Occupations included eleven farmers, two blacksmiths, two butchers, two grocers, seven carpenters, four shoemakers, three tailors, a stone mason & flour dealer, a bacon & flour dealer, a weaver, a corn miller, a straw hat manufacturer, and the landlords of the Sloop, the Board and the Dog and Duck public houses. Also listed was a schoolmaster and a gentlewoman. Four carriers operated in the village, destinations being Hull and York twice a week, and Bridlington, daily. With St Oswald's Church was a Methodist and a Primitive Methodist chapel.
Whether you only want to go to Flamborough, or have a whole adventure planned, Inspirock has you covered with our user-friendly United Kingdom (UK) trip itinerary planner.
Source

Plan your trip to Flamborough

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

See this by visiting one of the destinations below

Why?
Some destinations do not have accommodations and require staying in a nearby city. Here are places you can stay:
Nature, beaches, zoos & aquariums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, beaches
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Museums, zoos & aquariums, sightseeing
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Zoos & aquariums, wildlife areas, historic sites
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Theme parks, museums, outdoors
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Bridlington

1 day in Bridlington BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Bridlington BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in North Yorkshire & Bridlington BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Bridlington BY A USER FROM ALGERIA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Edinburgh & England BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in England BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, teens, culture, relaxing, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Yorkshire BY A USER FROM MALTA August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Paris & England BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM HONG KONG August, teens, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Grange-over-Sands & Yorkshire BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, relaxing, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Bridlington BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News