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“walking tour”(83 reviews)
“three hours”(70 reviews)
“hour tour”(43 reviews)
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 (3pm tours in...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
High Petergate, York YO1 7EN, England
+44 7792 207679
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The guide made it VERY clear that although it was advertised as free, you could pay him what you think he is worth. We always give the guide a gratuity but we object to having it stated, in this case, several times, that he fully...More

1  Thank petermT8070SP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide, Alan - was friendly and knowledgeable about York and all of the sights we toured. The pace was comfortable, and there was great attention made to things like bathroom opportunities, and a snack. As a diabetic, I appreciated that input. The meeting...More

Thank AAirsick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I took the tour with David and it was wonderful and very educational. We knew very little about the history of York before this tour and David was very knowledgeable and his depth of knowledge is incredible. We strongly recommend this tour...More

1  Thank Discover789160
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide on Wednesday was David Haw. He is like a walking encyclopaedia and delivers the tour in a fun and interesting way. Give it a go you will not be disappointed.

1  Thank P9310GOdavidr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited York in September of 2018 and joined the Saturday morning 11am walking tour with tour guide Alex, the weather was horrendous however, we had a group of about a dozen and Alex carried on regardless, the tour took 2 hours however, if there...More

Thank Janner1955
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great tour. My guide David is very knowledgeable about the city of York and its history. The city itself is really beautiful

Thank Shella G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a free (tip based) walking tour that lasted close to three hours. Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable and had many different stories and pieces of information about the city. He was happy to answer all questions. The tour covers most of the city...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great walking tour - the guide (I think it was David @11.00am on a Saturday) was so knowledgable and really knew how to tell the stories of York in an interesting and fun way! We started at York Minster and walked all...More

Thank Trvl-and-Wander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This walk was hosted by Alan who, not only was knowledgeable about the history of York, but a comedian and showman who brought the city to life for us. It was a cold and rainy day but all 14 participants stayed with the tour for...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This 3 hour walking tour of York was thoroughly enjoyable. David's depth of knowledge about the city, passion for history and enthusiasm made this one of the best walking tours we've ever done. Huge thanks, David!

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August 14, 2018|
Response from ash211263 | Property representative |
Hi. We will have a 1pm tour on Friday as normal. The guide will be David.
Ruth M
July 12, 2018|
Response from ash211263 | Property representative |
Hi. Sorry, I didn't see this question before the tour time. If you have not already joined our 1pm tour, we do have one at 3pm today as well.
Ruth M
July 12, 2018|
Response from Dayna Y | Reviewed this property |
Summer hours have one at 3pm in afternoon, there is another in the morning aswell.