Places of Interest

The pretty village of Bishop Monkton is situated on the west edge of the Vale of York, three miles from Ripon and eight miles from Harrogate.

It is an ideal touring base for the Yorkshire Dales, the North Yorkshire Moors and the historic city of York.

A stream runs through the centre of the village. There are two pubs serving first class food and a post office at the village garage.

The many visitor attractions in the locality include: