You don't have to book a table at that swanky restaurant this Valentine's Day — you could go out and explore some of Yorkshire's most romantic spots instead.

We've put together a gallery of some of the most beautiful, romance-inspiring, sweep-them-off-their-feet locations across the county, from abbey ruins to waterfalls, secluded beaches to breathtaking moors.

Climb to the top of Pen-y-ghent and marvel at the views. Stroll through woodland in the North York Moors and get lost in nature.

Or, if you fancy less hiking, head to the stunning York Minster or explore scenic Knaresborough and its romantic waterfront.

Planning a proposal? You're sure to find a stunning spot to pop the question here.

Want to try something different this Valentine's Day? Grab your walking boots and head out into the fresh air.

You're bound to find the perfect location to declare your love in our gallery!

Your favourite romantic spot not in our gallery? Tell us where it is in the comments.

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