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#1 of 68 attractions in York
Owner description: Footprints Tours Free Tour is now in York! We use University students to provide fun and interesting walking tours of York.... more » Owner description: Footprints Tours Free Tour is now in York! We use University students to provide fun and interesting walking tours of York. Notable tours include our 2 hour free tour and our unique York pub tour. « less
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#2 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: Lost Earth Adventures provides exhilarating outdoor activities for people of all ages and abilities throughout the... more » Owner description: Lost Earth Adventures provides exhilarating outdoor activities for people of all ages and abilities throughout the countryside, mountains, lakes and rivers. Come and have some fun and fresh air with us on a good hike or test your nerves on an exciting day of gorge walking, mountain biking, kayaking, rock climbing, scrambling or abseiling. « less
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#3 of 68 attractions in York
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#4 of 68 attractions in York
Owner description: Stepping through the streets of York is like taking a tour through all of England’s history. On our 3 hour free walking tour... more » Owner description: Stepping through the streets of York is like taking a tour through all of England’s history. On our 3 hour free walking tour you will see the sights and hear the stories of this fascinating city. Tours leave every day at 11am and 3pm (also at 1pm Fridays and Saturdays) from near the West entrance of York Minster, opposite Cafe Concerto. Just look for our guides in the blue White Rose York tee-shirts. « less
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#5 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: FREE FUN IN YORK... aka The Fabulous York Cat Trail provides both visitors and locals with the opportunity to find and photo... more » Owner description: FREE FUN IN YORK... aka The Fabulous York Cat Trail provides both visitors and locals with the opportunity to find and photo the numerous statues of cats which are on York's old buildings. These were put there to frighten away rats and mice. The statues were also thought to ward off wandering evil spirits and to bestow good luck and good health on people. Enjoy the trail... it's FREE! You are warmly invited to download it from our website, or to pick it up from our Shambles based shop « less
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#6 of 68 attractions in York
Owner description: We are an independent bike shop specialising in folding bikes. Ideally located in York train station, we provide a full... more » Owner description: We are an independent bike shop specialising in folding bikes. Ideally located in York train station, we provide a full workshop service and can treat any kind of bike. We also have a comprehensive fleet of bikes available for hire. If you fancy a ride but are unsure on where to go we can suggest routes and attractions to visit. Different bikes available to hire are as follows: 3 speed city bike with sit up a beg riding position. Super comfortable and relaxed although a bit heavy for longer distances. 24 Speed hybrid bike with solid 26" wheels. Rugged whilst being light and quick. Ideally suited to longer rides like the 'Way of the Roses'. Brompton folding bike. This compact light folding bike is designed for quick commuting. Ideal for journeys which involve a train, if you're limited on storage space, or maybe you just want to experience the ride of a Brompton. « less
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#7 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: York Terror Trail, a history tour of the horrors of York.There is a monster, 1900 years old, thousands have died in its name.... more » Owner description: York Terror Trail, a history tour of the horrors of York.There is a monster, 1900 years old, thousands have died in its name. Like all the best masters of disguise it’s gone by many names: Eboracum, Eoforvic, Jorvic… today we just call it York. It has many weapons: battles, murders, terrible accidents and deliberate neglect. This city has two sides, the one it wants you to see and the one it doesn’t. It hides it down back streets and in the corner of your eye. We shouldn’t want to see it but we do. The terror trail can show it to you…The tour starts 6.45pm every night from York’s most haunted pub the Golden Fleece Inn.Adults: £5Children: £2 « less
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#8 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: This day trip from York is the perfect opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and deep into the... more » Owner description: This day trip from York is the perfect opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and deep into the scenic and picturesque North York Moors National Park. Highlights: -View the Kilburn White Horse -Visit Goathland Station (Harry Potter & Heartbeat filming location) -Explore the seaside town of Whitby *Beach, Waterfront, Fishing Port *Whitby Abbey *Captain Cook Museum *Shop for Whitby Jet « less
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#9 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Walking tours

The Association of Voluntary guides offer free walking tours of York lasting around two hours. You'll get to see the sights and hear lots of interesting history about the area... more »

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#10 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: Welcome to SCOOT CYCLING HOLIDAYS. We are passionate about offering you the best UK cycling holiday experience, in the most... more » Owner description: Welcome to SCOOT CYCLING HOLIDAYS. We are passionate about offering you the best UK cycling holiday experience, in the most beautiful part of England, in Yorkshire’s fabulous countryside. A self-guided Yorkshire cycling holiday is a great way to discover a very special part of the UK. We help you get the most out of your biking holiday. We don’t charge extra for bike or equipment hire, and the tours we have planned are all graded so you can be confident that you will be able to choose the cycling holiday/vacation that most matches your experience and interests. We also offer Sightseeing city tours of York. These 2 hour tours provide a great introduction to the city are are informative and fun. York is a great cycling friendly city, and the route we take gives you the best of the attractions as well as the nicest routes to cycle! « less
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#11 of 68 attractions in York
Owner description: This is not a ghost tour...York has nearly 2,000 years of gruesome and gory history. Join your guide Mad Alice as she embarks... more » Owner description: This is not a ghost tour...York has nearly 2,000 years of gruesome and gory history. Join your guide Mad Alice as she embarks on a journey around the city uncovering the truth. Hear the stories of murders, criminals, executions, witchcraft, blood-thirsty Kings and Queens. Learn the truth about history's most famous characters such as Guy Fawkes and Dick Turpin. This 90 minute tour tells all the tales that other tours daren't. Dare you take the tour...? « less
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#12 of 68 attractions in York
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#13 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Walking tours
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#14 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Walking tours
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#15 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Breweries
Owner description: Established in May 1996 inside the historic Micklegate Bar Walls, York Brewery is both a traditional working brewery and a... more » Owner description: Established in May 1996 inside the historic Micklegate Bar Walls, York Brewery is both a traditional working brewery and a major tourist attraction providing customers locally and from around the country with the first real ales from within the walls of York for over 40 years. Come along and experience the traditional art of brewing within the historic city walls. We offer guided tours around the brewery offering an insight on how we produce our award-winning range of ales. Plus, make sure you visit the York Brewery Gift Shop before you leave for those last minute souvenirs and mementos. We stock an extensive range of exclusive York Brewery merchandise including our full range of bottled beers, gift sets, books and clothing. « less
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#16 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Walking tours
Owner description: Descubre York: our tour company offers professional guided tours in the historic city of York and region of Yorkshire in... more » Owner description: Descubre York: our tour company offers professional guided tours in the historic city of York and region of Yorkshire in general. Services in Spanish, English and Portuguese. The best reference in Yorkshire for Spanish speaking visitors. « less
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#17 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: The Ghostwalk was established before 1973 and was an original creation believed to be the first in the world. We promise a... more » Owner description: The Ghostwalk was established before 1973 and was an original creation believed to be the first in the world. We promise a unique opportunity to discover the hidden magic of our ancient City through the real art of storytelling. Tales are drawn from the immense history of York and are told against a backdrop of haunting beauty. We walk in the very footsteps of those who have passed before. « less
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#18 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Bus tours
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#19 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Walking tours
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#20 of 68 attractions in York
Owner description: Gloots Massage Therapy is an independent Therapy room based within Hedley House Hotel in York and welcomes residents and... more » Owner description: Gloots Massage Therapy is an independent Therapy room based within Hedley House Hotel in York and welcomes residents and non-residents to experience our bespoke face and body treatments including Hot Lava Shell and Warm Bamboo Massages. We are certified professionals offering all Face and body treatments. Come and enjoy the leisure facilities within the hotel, including Hot tub and sauna area. « less
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#21 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: Be photographed in York's famous places.Fun walking tour with local, professional photographer Terence. Tour includes photo's... more » Owner description: Be photographed in York's famous places.Fun walking tour with local, professional photographer Terence. Tour includes photo's taken outside Clifford;s Tower, The Shambles. The Minster, Stonegate, City Walls and Museum Gardens. Expect 60 to 80 full size digital images, ready for printing, supplied as a DVD or fast download link for easy downloads which can be shared with friends and family.Great for sharing home and abroad. Perfect for couple's,family's,friends, school and coach parties. Share Terence's local knowledge. Free advice on value deals in restaurants, pubs and clubs. Recommendations on things to do and see. Group discounts. Recommended for anniversaries,birthdays,proposals.School, College Trips, Hen and Stag. See web site for tour prices and easy telephone booking by text. Sample images on our web site. « less
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#23 of 68 attractions in York
Owner description: Visit the York Cocoa House chocolate workshop to discover how to work with chocolate to learn new skills and make something... more » Owner description: Visit the York Cocoa House chocolate workshop to discover how to work with chocolate to learn new skills and make something gorgeous for friends and family or to just enjoy yourself. We have activities that run every day with classes that run on most days. « less
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#24 of 68 attractions in York
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#25 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: YorkBoat are delighted to offer a unique perspective of York on-board one of our comfortable riverboats. We have something... more » Owner description: YorkBoat are delighted to offer a unique perspective of York on-board one of our comfortable riverboats. We have something for everyone including sightseeing trips,BBQ cruises, relaxing lunch and dinner, party cruises and self-drive boats. Escape the city rush and relax with YorkBoat. All of our vessels have fully stocked bars, open top decks,and toilet facilities. Finalist in the 2012 Visit York Awards for Outstanding Customer Service. « less
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#26 of 68 attractions in York
Owner description: We are a york based tour company who specialise in fully escorted walking or driving tours around some of the most scenic and... more » Owner description: We are a york based tour company who specialise in fully escorted walking or driving tours around some of the most scenic and interesting sights of yorkshire « less
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#27 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: The Green Cab is a small independent pedicab company that provides visitors and residents of York with a unique and very... more » Owner description: The Green Cab is a small independent pedicab company that provides visitors and residents of York with a unique and very enjoyable way to see the city. The Green Cab sits on Duncombe Place or you can Hail it down where ever you see, well as long as there isn't anyone in the back. If you've just arrived in York or are coming to York and don't want to lug your luggage to your hotel then we can help out. We will collect your luggage from anywhere inside the city walls and take it your hotel to save you the hassle. Check out our website for a full range of offers and services we provide. « less
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#28 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: The York Viking Walk is a fascinating tour through Viking York. It is ideal for anyone interested in history or anyone who... more » Owner description: The York Viking Walk is a fascinating tour through Viking York. It is ideal for anyone interested in history or anyone who simply enjoys great storytelling. Travel through time as you experience the history of Viking York, the principal city of Viking England. The Walk starts with the Viking invasion of York in 866 when Ivar the Boneless defeated the Saxons. The Walk continues along some of York's famous Viking streets before moving onto the reign of Eric Bloodaxe, York's most aptly named Viking king! The Walk concludes with the events of 1066 when two of the three battles that decided the fate of England (and the Vikings) were fought in or near York.The Guide is Simon Grey - best known for his bestselling children's books, The Last Vikings and The Return of Sigurd the Dragon Slayer. Walks take place at 6pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday during school holidays or by demand. Please contact Simon - see website for contact details « less
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#29 of 68 attractions in York
Category: Tours
Owner description: The multi award winning entertaining family Minster ghost walk. Leaving 7:30pm (prompt)every night from the West Doors of... more » Owner description: The multi award winning entertaining family Minster ghost walk. Leaving 7:30pm (prompt)every night from the West Doors of York Minster (beneath the twin bell towers)- whatever the weather. Equity qualified. Est. 1994 « less
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#30 of 68 attractions in York
Owner description: Self drive boat hire on the river Ouse in York. The most modern and new boats for up to 6 people per boat. Cruise the river... more » Owner description: Self drive boat hire on the river Ouse in York. The most modern and new boats for up to 6 people per boat. Cruise the river Ouse at your own pace to take in all the sights York has to offer. No experience required as a comprehensive handover is given on arrival. All boats feature a sun deck and ipod connection. « less
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