A MAGICAL winter wonderland, complete with real reindeer, has been set up at a visitor attraction.

Thorp Perrow Arboretum has set up a Santa’s grotto in its grounds near Bedale, North Yorkshire.

Visitors can be guided to Santa through a variety of festive rooms with stories and activities on the way.

Snowmen, winter villages and elves all feature.

Tickets for children aged four and over are priced £8, which includes entrance fee and a present from Santa, and the normal entrance fee of £7.90 applies to adults.

For the wonderland’s opening times, and further information, visit the website; www.thorpperrow.com