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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 6 days ago

We chanced upon this tour one day and it gave us a great historical introduction to York. Our guide, David, was very knowledgeable and pleasant to deal with. He kept us interested throughout the 3-hour walking tour. Although it's advertised as a free tour, it's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank liammitre
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this tour purely by chance just as it was starting. Was a bit dubious when we found out it was about 3 hours, but decided to go with it, and was very pleased we did! Alan, i think his name was, was extremely...More

Thank Porqueno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

David was a very thoughtful and interesting guide. Would highly recommend. He was full of knowledgable facts.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nilrep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dont usually do guided tours, but wanted to know a bit more about York's history. There about 30 of us in the group, and I wasnt sure how we'd all hear the guide - but the locations where he stops and gives an update...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MJMCD67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was amazing, David was incredible, he was so knowledgeable and so chatty. We loved it. The tour was a bit long but definitely worth it.

Thank beatrizb876
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RoseAndJ
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We went to York in November and had a very short time to spend there so we decided to go on a free tour and we didn't regret it. Really passionate guide making this three hour tour worth it! We loved it! Thanks Allan!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank laurinet681
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Not only did David really know a lot about the area and the history, he was a very friendly and chatty guy! Would definitely remcommed, genuinely very knowledgable.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

David is a great guide - very informative and passionate about what he talks about. I loved being able to learn more about Tudor history in York. 3 hours might be a bit long in the winter, though.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank serena778
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Our Tour Guide was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic throughout the walk. He made the whole tour enjoyable. The meeting place for the start of the tour was really easy to find, just outside the 2 towers of the Minster. About halfway through the walk we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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14 August 2018|
Response from ash211263 | Property representative |
Hi. We will have a 1pm tour on Friday as normal. The guide will be David.
12 July 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.
12 July 2018|
Response from Dayna Y | Reviewed this property |
Summer hours have one at 3pm in afternoon, there is another in the morning aswell.