Sheffield best day trips 2023: 11 towns, villages, castles and more for a great day out this summer

These are 11 of the best towns, villages, castles, natural attactions and more for a summer day out near Sheffield - including Mam Tor, Bakewell and Conisbrough Castle.

Summer is here and with the kids at home and in need of entertaining, some parents may be wondering what they can do to get everyone out and about and happy.

Luckily, Sheffield has a range of incredible locations just a short journey away, which are excellent for whole days of exploring, learning and having fun. Whether you choose treks through the Peak District or history lessons at one of the many nearby English Heritage sites, there are plenty of day out possibilities near the Steel City.

Take a look through our list below for some summer inspiration.