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Footprints Tours York

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Walking tour free York

The walking tour was great. We had a small group so we're able to get alot of information out of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Wonderful trip

I booked with footprint to see the place free of charges. As the website says if you wish you can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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...more
49 Stonegate, York YO1 8AW, England
+44 20 7558 8706
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The walking tour was great. We had a small group so we're able to get alot of information out of it. Our guide (sorry I can't remember her name) was very informative and keep it very interesting. I would recommend to those in York for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked with footprint to see the place free of charges. As the website says if you wish you can leave a tip and it is not compulsory. The lady from the foot print was waiting for me with a placard of the footprint. I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were full of expectation for this tour in the delightful town of York but were sadly disappointed. Our guide whilst charming just rattled off history facts in broken English with a lot of mispronounced words. It was if she had learnt a script and...More

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide was Nicola; she was charming, friendly and knowledgeable. The tour takes two hours and shows you all of York’s important sights. You pay what you think is fair at the end. We thought it was brilliant: highly recommended.

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Reviewed August 7, 2018

Booked the tour for Saturday morning @ 11am in good faith. [those who use "free walking tours" will know these are not free as there is a commercial transaction once the tour is complete]. In my experience the guide will ask for a reasonable and...More

Thank Strachp
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Mariona our guide was wonderful! She showed us all the important spots of the city and the little fun local facts! I would totally recommend this tour to anyone! Thank you very much.

Thank Anna c
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

It may be free so not the worst, but it's annoying that no guide bothered to show up. Even with the world cup it's unacceptable.

Thank Alex M
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Irmine (hopefully correct name) was an excellent tour guide for our 2 hour free walking tour. She was funny, informative and kept the group together on a very busy hot day in York. Tour took you through all the main sights and gave an excellent...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Irmine who was our walking tour guide did an excellent job in explaining the sights and history of York. For such a beautiful and historical city it would be a shame to not learn about its history. Would totally recommend this tour as a must...More

Thank lowcwmy
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Irmine (Hopefully it is spelled properly, archaeological student from France) was our guide on 5th May 2018, she showed us the best places in York with wonderful explanation of everything, what happened along history, with different versions of what happened and much passion about everything...More

Thank 13jlordovas
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