Journey Planner

Journey Planner

Use the Open Harrogate journey planner to find your way around by entering a starting point and a destination and choosing either the cycling or walking tab. The planner will plot your route and calculate the average number of calories a person would use to walk or cycle as well as working out the average volume of CO2 saved by not using the car.


The Tour de France

The first stage of the Grand Depart finished in Harrogate on July 5th 2014. The historic event has done a great deal to identify Harrogate as a home for cycling and underlines the town's strong cycling traditions. From May 2015 the annual Tour de Yorkshire will take place. This race will showcase some of the worlds highest profile cycling teams as they race over three days through the historic County of Yorkshire.

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The Old Swan Hotel

Former guests include Karl Marx and Agatha Christie who was found in the Hotel after her dissapearance in 1926. These days the Hotel hosts the annual Harrogate Crime Writers Festival.

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