Wouldn't be suitable for people that can't do stairs. Views from the wall are amazing. Whilst it isn't particularly high it is high enough too see around There are information points all over York. About the history.
About York City Walls
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Ive walked these walls many times over the years and cant resist another walk every few years between. Its a great way to see the city from a different perspective. It took us just less than an hour walking slowly and stopping here n there.
Beautiful way to view the city, would highly recommend! Walked along here on our way back to the train station.
The walls are in sections around various parts of the city. Some have been modernised to allow for roads and traffic. They are easy to walk with a fairly wide walkway, although some have no railings on the inner side so if you bring children...More
We enjoyed our walk round the city walls - but failed to read the notices properly so we couldn't do the last section as they closed it for the night - it was still very light so we hadn't expected that - but I can...More
Great way of getting around and viewing the city from a different perspective. Beware when wet as can be slippy in places and not railings on all the sections of wall.
Well worth a walk around the walls, there are plenty of gates which are signposted to enter and leave. In fact we found the walls better than walking by road, no traffic, bikes etc, a must do when visiting York.