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Ranked #1 of 90 activities in York
Category: Wellness Spas
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Ranked #2 of 90 activities in York
Owner description: Footprints Tours is now doing a FREE tour in York with History students from York University! Our guides provide fun and... more » Owner description: Footprints Tours is now doing a FREE tour in York with History students from York University! Our guides provide fun and interesting walking tours of York, covering it's traditional history, along with the slightly more bizarre aspects. We also run a unique York pub tour; an education in intoxication! « less
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Ranked #3 of 90 activities in York
Category: Sightseeing 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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Ranked #4 of 90 activities 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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Ranked #5 of 90 activities in York
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing 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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Ranked #6 of 90 activities 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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Ranked #7 of 90 activities in York
Category: Sightseeing 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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Ranked #8 of 90 activities 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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Ranked #9 of 90 activities in York
Category: Sightseeing 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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Ranked #10 of 90 activities in York
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Take a day out from York on our North York Moors and Whitby Day Trip, visiting the Kilburn White Horse, the market town of... more » Owner description: Take a day out from York on our North York Moors and Whitby Day Trip, visiting the Kilburn White Horse, the market town of Helmsley, the village of Goathland (Heartbeat and Harry Potter filming location) and the fishing port of Whitby. See Whitby Abbey (inspiration for the Dracula books), visit the Captain Cook Museum, shop for some Whitby Jet or sample Fish & Chips from the famous Magpie Cafe. « less
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Ranked #11 of 90 activities 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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Ranked #12 of 90 activities in York
Category: Sightseeing 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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Ranked #13 of 90 activities in York
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Ranked #14 of 90 activities in York
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #15 of 90 activities in York
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #16 of 90 activities 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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Ranked #17 of 90 activities in York
Category: Breweries; Food and Drink
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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Ranked #18 of 90 activities in York
Owner description: One hour is all you have to solve the various codes and puzzles to escape from York's first live escape room.Try the new real... more » Owner description: One hour is all you have to solve the various codes and puzzles to escape from York's first live escape room.Try the new real life experience that is taking the world by storm. Work as a team to find the clues and swap ideas. Use your logic and take nothing for granted and remember the clock is ticking. « less
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Ranked #19 of 90 activities in York
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #20 of 90 activities in York
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing 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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Yorkwalk (Clifton)
Ranked #21 of 90 activities in York
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #22 of 90 activities in York
Category: Sightseeing 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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Ranked #23 of 90 activities in York
Category: Ranches/Farms
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Ranked #24 of 90 activities in York
Owner description: The York Ghost Bus Tours is a theatrical sightseeing tour onboard a classic 1960s Routemaster bus, taking you on a journey... more » Owner description: The York Ghost Bus Tours is a theatrical sightseeing tour onboard a classic 1960s Routemaster bus, taking you on a journey around the darker side of Europe's most haunted city. Learn about torture, murders, executions and of course the ghosts that reside within the medieval city walls. A comedy horror show you'll never forget, this is the perfect way to see York! « less
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Ranked #25 of 90 activities in York
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Ranked #26 of 90 activities in York
Category: Bus tours; Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #27 of 90 activities in York
Category: Sightseeing 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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Ranked #28 of 90 activities 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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Ranked #29 of 90 activities in York
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Ranked #30 of 90 activities in York
Category: ; Boat Tours; Sightseeing 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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