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Shared 3 Hours Hidden Gems Foodie Tour of York

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  • Tours in a Dish will take you deep into the heart of York's culinary scene on the Hidden Gems Foodie Tour. From locally sourced produce to food from distant lands, you are sure to find it a perfect experience to satisfy your appetite for unique, delicious and authentic...Read more

York - The BIG EXPLORE (Private 1 Day Pass)

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  • Self-guided Travel Exploration Experience
    - 1 ticket allows up to 15 Family & Friends!
    - Over 100 Destinations & Challenges
    - Win Prizes*
    - Avoid Crowds, Kid Friendly, Hidden Gems
    - Start & Finish anytime
    - 100% Free Cancellation

    Our York themed scavenger hunt is a truly innovative way to travel and explore. Simple to use,...Read more

Ice- and Fire-Powered Family Tours of York

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  • Led by expert guides, Dr. Simon Rogerson and Dr. Liam Herringshaw, our Ice- and Fire-powered Family Tours of York blaze a trail/glide serenely through York's hidden history, illuminating highlights that other tours miss.

    In February and March, we get our skates on for An Ice Tour of York, revealing how ice has shaped every corner of the...Read more

Private York Self-Guided Tour

clock 2 to 3 hours
  • Forget about crowds, schedules or lines! With this self-guided experience, your smartphone is your new private guide.

    Stroll through the top attractions and history hiding in plain sight in the beautiful city of York! This is an entertaining and informative experience for everyone to enjoy - whether you’re a local or a newcomer to the...Read more

York 3-Hour Photography Walking Tour

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  • York Photo walks are about learning and developing
    your photography knowledge, whilst exploring York’s
    wonderful history, people and architecture.

    The aim is to inspire you to stretch your creative legs
    when you are out and about with your camera.
    Whether you want to just learn the basics or
    improve your photography...Read more

York Secrets & Legends Tour

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  • The York Secrets & Legends Tour is a unique, fun and fascinating walking tour where you will discover secret places as well as uncover little-known tales from the history of the City.

    Where in York do you need to kiss so stay together forever Where can you find the most haunted house in York Which street was voted the most picturesque in...Read more

Dark Chronicles of York

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  • The Dark Chronicles York, is a a very different kind of walking tour to be attempted only by the bravest and most intrepid of explorers. Let us take you on a journey through Yorks darkest secrets, 2000 years of terrifying history.

    Be sure before you come with us...Once you have seen Yorks true face, you will never forget...Read more

Wild Food Foraging Walks in York

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  • Learning to forage for wild food gives many benefits. Namely it is free, and super healthy, it is the ultimate local food and helps future-proof you against food shortages. It is an activity that gets you outside connecting with nature and gives the whole family exercise and fresh air whilst gathering contributions to the dinner...Read more

Full Tour of the City of York

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  • A unique and memorable Tour of York, the amazing city of the north of England.
    Founded by the Roman Empire in the year 71 AD, York was occupied by Anglo-Saxons and Vikings, and invaded by the Normans!
    A great Gothic Cathedral: York Minster, the ruins of a medieval monastery, gardens, a Castle, Georgian and Victorian architecture......Read more

Withlocals City Kickstart Tour: York with a Private Local Guide

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  • Receive a warm welcome to Warsaw on a private tour that will kick off your time in the city in the best way possible! In only 90 minutes, a local guide will get you acquainted with Warsaw to help you enjoy the rest of your stay to the fullest.

    Discover where to find York Minster and York City Walls, and how to explore them away from the...Read more

Guided walk by The Ghost Hunt of York: Outstanding entertainment

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  • The Ghost Hunt of York offers an evening, walking ghost tour of York`s haunted locations.
    Whatever the weather and always on time, the Victorian guide with his frock coat, top hat and Gladstone bag manifests at the strike of half past seven at the bottom of Shambles, England's most famous mediaeval street. Ringing his death bell he gathers the...Read more

The Bloody Tour of York - Tourism Award Winner 2020

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  • The Bloody Tour of York is the multi award winning* tour of the City.
    Join Mad Alice as you wander down the medieval streets hearing the gruesome history the city has to offer. Ghosts, Witches, murderers, Kings and Queens have all left their bloody footprints.
    An entertaining, educational and a fascinating look at Britain's best loved city,...Read more

Shadows of York: Voted Best Small Attraction in York

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  • Are you brave enough to uncover some of York’s turbulent and tragic past- A past that manifests itself in the unexplained sightings of shapes and shadows haunting our streets and buildings. Do you believe in ghosts-

    My name is Mackenzie. I want to take you on a journey through the lanes and snickelways that, if the walls could speak,...Read more

Private Ghost Tour of York

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  • Let your own personalised tour guide take you on a spectacular trip round this world famous city at night. You are provided a unique guided tour experience and picked up at your hotel or elsewhere in town at a place of your choosing, at a time that suits you. You will be taken around the major historic points of interest in York, without a big...Read more

Dark Ghost Walking Tour in York

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  • The Deathly Dark Tour is a family friendly experience, perfect for those who have a bit of a wicked streak and are looking to explore the darker side of the city with tour guide famous for his wonderfully dark sense of...Read more

Best of York on Foot - Socially Distanced Small Group Walking Tour

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  • The story of York is the story of England in wood, stone and chocolate. Let our expert guides lead you on a ninety-minute journey through 2000 years, from the arrival of the Romans to the birth of the KitKat. This family-friendly walking tour includes all the key sights - including the Minster and Shambles - though we will also lead you deep into...Read more

Guided Bike Tour in York

clock 120 to 150 minutes
  • Guided bike tour of York, inside and outside the city walls.  Starting at a central location in the city.  A 2 to 2.5 hour tour with multiple stops to hear the stories of the saints and sinners, the good and the evil, from Romans and Vikings to the sweetness of chocolate makers.  Although factual, your guide will tell the grisly tales in a...Read more

A Fatal Feud - An Immersive Treasure Hunt-style Murder Mystery - The Secret City

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  • Immerse yourself in historic sights and obscure quirks as you solve riddles and progress on your treasure hunt style adventure. Once your tale starts you’ll unravel cryptic clues to unlock the hidden path to a location within walking distance. Decode the clue and search nearby to find the answer. All on your mobile phone using Telegram available...Read more

Private Viking Walk of York

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  • Discover the extraordinary Viking history of York, and the incredible tales of the most famous Vikings of them all - Ragnar, Ivar the Boneless, Erik Bloodaxe and Harald Hardrada. Why was York such an important Viking city, and why were so many Viking battles fought here- Find out why in this exclusive, personalized 2-hour walking tour of Viking...Read more

York Walking Tour by British Routes

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  • Don't just visit, experience York with British Routes. A unique tour looking at all aspects of York's history and architecture. From the arrival of the Romans to the glory days of the Georgian wealthy, our guide will show you hidden streets, forgotten gems such as the many guilds of York, and Historic, Real Ale houses and churches hidden in plain...Read more

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What are the best walking tour in York?

York walking tours are unique in that they permit tourists to take a closer view and enjoy Yorks main attractions alongside roaming the local streets and neighbourhoods, stopping off at a pub or local cafe. It's a great way of sightseeing in York because it takes you to areas where you won't be disturbed by road noise and motors can't go.

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