North Yorkshire Moors Railway - Annual Steam Gala

Southern Railway 825 hauling the Pullman Carriages - © NYMR
Autumn on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway - © John Hunt via NYMR
LNER B1 - 61002 - © Phillip Benham via NYMR

Holiday Highlights

  • 3 days at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway Annual Steam Gala

  • Enjoy steam journeys through stunning scenery

  • Hotels located in the nearby Seaside resort of Scarborough

  • Option to upgrade accommodation


Tour dates:
Thursday 24 to Monday 28 September 2020

One of the premium rail events of the year! The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) hosts its Annual Steam Gala this September. The 3-day event features a mixture of services operated by both the NYMR’s own fleet as well as visiting locomotives. Marvel at the heritage engines and enjoy a host of exciting events across the 18 miles of breathtaking countryside from Pickering to Grosmont, taking in the world famous North Yorkshire Moors National Park along the way.

This is a self-drive break, but public transport options are available which we can arrange upon request at additional cost.


Day 1 – Travel to Scarborough

Travel to the North Yorkshire town of Scarborough. After checking into your accommodation, enjoy the rest of the evening at leisure in the coastal town of Scarborough.

Days 1 to 4 – NYMR Annual Steam Gala

Located approximately 30 minutes drive from Scarborough is the town of Pickering, home of the North Yorkshire Moor Railway. Enjoy the next three days at leisure traveling through the Yorkshire Moors at the NYMR Annual Steam Gala.

Day 5 – Homeward Bound

After breakfast, depart Scarborough for home.

Selected Hotels

Esplanade Hotel, Scarborough – from £310 p/p

Britannia Grand Hotel, Scarborough – from £345 p/p

Crown Spa Hotel, Scarborough – from £440 p/p

Please note - hotels can be subject to change

Price Includes

  • 3 Day rover ticket for the NYMR Annual Steam Gala
  • Four nights’ accommodation in Scarborough

Price per person

From £310 per person sharing

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