Edinburgh Castle is the UK's favourite family-friendly Tripadvisor attraction, according to new data.

Legal and General has looked at 13,000 kid-friendly TripAdvisor attractions to bring you their ultimate family day out list.

It ranked activities based on the highest number of 5-star ratings and the highest number of reviews.

According to the list, Scotland is home to three of the UK’s most popular kid-friendly attractions.

Edinburgh also claimed the number two spot in the rankings of the UK's most child-friendly cities and regions.

While Yorkshire took the crown as the UK region that is home to the most kid-friendly activities. 

Other notable attractions include the theme park Alton Towers and Chester Zoo. 

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The monthly membership is the ultimate passport to some of the best attractions across the UK, including some on this very list like Alton Towers and Warwick castle.

Check out the full top ten ranking of family-friendly attractions below.

The top 10 family attractions on Tripadvisor in the UK

  1. Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
  2. The Royal Mile, Edinburgh
  3. Titanic Belfast, Belfast
  4. National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
  5. Alton Towers Theme Park, Staffordshire
  6. Edinburgh Old Town, Edinburgh
  7. Chester Zoo, Chester
  8. The Shambles, York
  9. Warwick Castle, Warwick
  10. Stonehenge, Amesbury

The top 5 child-friendly cities and counties in the UK

  1. Yorkshire
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Cornwall
  4. Devon
  5. Hampshire

Yorkshire came out on top of the list as the region with a staggering 220,143 5 star reviews for their Tripadvisor attractions so there's plenty on offer for children and parents of all ages to enjoy.

Despite the fact, it is up against entire counties, the Scottish capital comes in second place with a whopping 133,457 family activities.

While Cornwall, Devon and Hampshire round out the list showing that there are plenty of things for kids to do - within they live in urban or rural areas.