5. Great Orme, North Wales
If you’ve had a Christmas Day blowout, a stomp up the 207m headland of the Great Orme is just the ticket. Rising from the Victorian splendour of Llandudno, it’s the highest point on this part of the North Wales coast, and there are several great walks to the top. On a clear day you can see Snowdonia and Anglesey, the Isle of Man, Blackpool and the Lakes from the summit.
(Check the summit complex is open by calling 01492 860963).