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Yorkshire Dales and Fountains Abbey Small-Group Day Trip from York provided by Grand Yorkshire

Yorkshire Dales and Fountains Abbey Small-Group Day Trip from York

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You'll start at
YO1 7EF
York YO1 7EF, UKOpposite the Dean Court Hotel, next to York Minster in York city centre.
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  • 1
    Knaresborough Castle
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 2
    Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Middleham Castle
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Wensleydale Creamery
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 5
    Buttertubs Pass
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 6
    Aysgarth Falls
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 7
    Bolton Castle
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
YO1 7EF
York YO1 7EF, UKOpposite the Dean Court Hotel, next to York Minster in York city centre.
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Important Information
Departure Point
York YO1 7EF, UK
Duration
9h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local, experienced driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Transport by air-conditioned minibus
  • Pickup and drop-off from centrally located meeting point
Exclusions
  • Food and drink
  • Gratuities
  • Entrace tickets for Fountains Abbey - payable locally directly to the attraction.
  • Entry/Admission - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden
  • Entry/Admission - Middleham Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Bolton Castle
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Caroline S wrote a review Sep. 8
London, United Kingdom57 contributions14 helpful votes
We spent around 3 hours walking round the abbey and gardens, but could have spent much longer. The ruins are vast quite striking because of their scale, but also the backdrop of the Yorkshire Dales which are magnificent. The volunteers who patrol the Abbey are knowledgable and
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Date of experience: August 2020
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ian c wrote a review Mar. 2020
Leeds, United Kingdom130 contributions8 helpful votes
studley royal deer park is next to fountains abbey great for wild birds roe deer and is the place for all the family to enjoy
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Kevin wrote a review Nov. 2019
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We had a great time with our friendly and knowledgeable guide Peter who led us on this tour. The van was just the right size for the smaller roads and we packed a lot into the day. Although some of the stops were short, there was just enough time to see just about everything
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from ChrisofYorkshire, Owner at Yorkshire Dales and Fountains Abbey Small-Group Day Trip from York
Responded Nov. 5, 2019
Thanks for the review... Great to see you had fun with Peter!
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Bianca wrote a review Sep. 2019
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Started out with a beautiful sky but most of the day was overcast and rained many times when we left the vehicle. Pete was a fun, thoughtful, informative tour guide.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Chris M, Owner at Yorkshire Dales and Fountains Abbey Small-Group Day Trip from York
Responded Oct. 11, 2019
Thanks for the review - glad you enjoyed your day out with Peter despite the poor weather!
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ChristineBreckell wrote a review Sep. 2019
Plymouth, United Kingdom8 contributions1 helpful vote
Our guide Chris was knowledgeable, friendly and versatile, juggling visits to fit the weather conditions. We got a great overview of the landscapes outside York and Fountains Abbey was incredible.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Chris M, Owner at Yorkshire Dales and Fountains Abbey Small-Group Day Trip from York
Responded Oct. 11, 2019
Thank you for your kind review Christine - really glad you enjoyed the day and the (mixed) weather!
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About the operator

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By: Grand Yorkshire
Phil C
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Lived in Yorkshire for 40 years and finally went here
We were blown away by the castle - what a great place - fantastic main hall - beautiful gardens great for photogra
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U9056XOlindam
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THIS IS NO PUFFING BILLY!!
When I didn't live in Bridlington as l do now l practically l took every opportunity to holiday when I could to be
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M H
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Great Fun
My 11 year old daughter and I loved this experience and had a fantastic day out. We travelled standard class there
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oscarhuddart
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David
Stayed for 1 Night as a Birthday Treat . This is a Beautiful Hotel with excellent professional friendly, and helpfu
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zupare
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Fun Day!
This was a great way to see parts of the area we would not have seen. Peter picked us up at our hotel, mapped out t
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Sue123646
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Fantastic chauffeured trip
Fantastic day with our wonderful driver Peter. He was so informative, polite and friendly. Fantastic value would re
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Anna W
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A&S
An excellent day out with a friendly knowledgable guide. We would definitely recommend this tour. Good Value for mo
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mray14
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Fabulous day out
Fantastic day out in the Yorkshire Moors, Helmsley, Whitby and ‘Aidansfield’! An excellent day and a brilliant guid
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Sajid B
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York and Yorkshire in a day
The tour was excellent and well organised. Peter is a brilliant guide and went an extra mile to entertain
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KarlRaine
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Very relaxing and friendly
The North Moor Tour was very relaxing and comfortable. Some beautiful scenic spots and traditional Yorkshire towns
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carolgapstow
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Grand Yorkshire tours
Great tour company for sight-seeing outside of York. Guides are excellent and the stops are very interesting. Highl
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TraceyH2238
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A full day of sights and delights.
Brilliant day on this North York Moors tour. First stop, the very cute village of Helmsley. Then on through the mis
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Debra S
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Grand Yorkshire
A great tour, only six of us but it was all so friendly. Will definitely come back to York and GY. **
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SomaticCoach
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Excellent, enjoyable, recommended
Local lad Peter welcomed us to one of the firm's 8-seater comfortable buses conveniently outside York Minster and,
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mikey494
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North Yorkshire Moors Railway
Our mixed Social Group of about 10 adults. Age range 55 to 75 years old, were on a Shearings 3 night 4 day weekend
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  • Duration: 9h
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