Enjoy free entry to 30 top York attractions with the York Pass, a flexible sightseeing pass that allows you to visit the sites that interest you most. Entrance to some of York’s finest showstoppers such as York Minster and York’s Chocolate Story are included. Choose from a 1-, 2- or 3-day pass and sightsee as you wish; all options include an informative York guidebook, discounted entry to attractions in the wider Yorkshire area and discounts on meals at popular York eateries.
• 3 days
There is no better way to see York than on a double-decker City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus! See top York attractions on this comprehensive sightseeing tour, such as Clifford’s Tower, Exhibition Square, York Minster, Jorvik Viking Centre and much more. The buses are open top, allowing 360-degree panoramic views along the route. Hop on and off at any of the 18 stops around Yorkshire’s capital during 24 hours of sightseeing.
• 1 day
Take a day out from York on this guided small-group North York Moors and Whitby Day Trip, visiting the Kilburn White Horse, the market town of Helmsley, the village of Goathland (Heartbeat and Harry Potter filming location) and the fishing port of Whitby. See Whitby Abbey (inspiration for the Dracula books), visit the Captain Cook Museum, shop for some Whitby Jet or Gothic Fashion or sample Fish 'n' Chips from the famous Magpie Cafe.
• 8.5 hours
Enjoy the stunning scenery of the Yorkshire Dales National Park on this full-day small-group guided tour. Visit Aysgarth Falls, Bolton Castle, Askrigg, Arncliffe, Pateley Bridge and the traditional Dales Market Town of Hawes, where you will have the opportunity to visit the award winning Wensleydale Creamery, the home of Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese.
• 9 hours
Explore the stunning North York Moors by road and steam train on this wonderful small-group day trip from York. Travel through the beautiful Yorkshire countryside and visit the fabulous seaside town of Whitby, famous for its association with Captain James Cook and featured in Bram Stoker's Dracula, before boarding a steam train for a journey across the majestic North York Moors. You'll see the best of the Moors, spend time by the seaside and visit the charming railway station made famous as 'Hogsmeade Station' in the Harry Potter films.
• 9 hours
Discover York’s sinister side on this 1-hour ghost bus tour, led by a hellishly hilarious guide. Visit some of city’s spookiest sights and learn about the restless spirits whose sightings have earned York the accolade of the most haunted city in the world. From your blood red seat aboard a Routemaster — a classic double-decker bus — pass by top historical attractions such as York Minster, Clifford’s Tower and the grave of the notorious highwayman Dick Turpin, hopping off occasionally to get acquainted with the sites of ghostly apparitions.
• 1 hour
This day tour from York takes you to Haworth, Harrogate and Skipton. The morning will be spent in the village of Haworth, famous for the Bronte Sisters and their Parsonage. There will be time to explore the village, before heading to the historic market town of Skipton for lunch. In the afternoon the tour will visit the famous Spa town of Harrogate, home Betty's Tea Room!
• 8 hours
Explore Castle Howard, the world-famous Yorkshire country estate, discover the incredible sights and rugged wilderness of the North York Moors, visit the ruins of Rievaulx Abbey and see some of North Yorkshire's finest villages and countryside scenery on this unforgettable day trip from York. After travelling across the countryside of North Yorkshire you'll have time to explore the market town of Helmsley and the ruins of Rievaulx Abbey before enjoying a fantastic journey out into the wild and beautiful North York Moors National Park. Finally, you'll spend three magical hours at Castle Howard, Yorkshire's finest stately home.
• 8 hours
Delve into the countryside and discover the delights of northern England on this full-day Yorkshire Dales tour from York. Travel deep into the Yorkshire Dales National Park with a guide and enjoy sweeping views over the rolling hills. Explore traditional towns and villages such as Buckden, Kettlewell, Leyburn, and Masham, and discover top local attractions including 14th-century Bolton Castle and Middleham Castle. Along the way, admire natural landmarks like Aysgarth and Ure River waterfalls. Round-trip coach travel from your York hotel is included on the tour.
• 8 hours
Let your own personalised tour guide take you on a spectacular trip round this world famous city at night. You are provided a unique guided tour experience and picked up at your hotel or elsewhere in town at a place of your choosing, at a time that suits you. You will be taken around the major historic points of interest in York, without a big group to tag along with or time schedules to keep, and even arrange coffee or food along the way at some of York's very best food and drink establishments.
• 2 hours