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Day Trips & Excursions

North York Moors and Whitby Day Trip from York

Take a day out from York on this small-group guided tour to explore the scenic and picturesque North York Moors National Park and Whitby, passing by the famous Kilburn White Horse hill figure and visiting 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, sample Fish 'n' Chips from the famous Magpie Cafe or just enjoy the beach and waterfront - the choice is yours! You will also have the option of departing Whitby by steam train on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway and rejoining the Minicoach at Goathland! To ensure personal service and comfort, the tour capacity is limited to 16 passengers and the Minicoach is equipped with air-con.
8 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

City Sightseeing York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

There is no better way to see York than on a double-decker City Sightseeing bus! Hop on and hop off as you please at any of the 20 stops around Yorkshire’s capital, including wonderful sights such as Clifford’s Tower, Exhibition Square, York Minster, Jorvik Viking Centre and much more! Whilst you travel through York on the bus, passengers will be able to enjoy panoramic views of the city as well as an informative recorded commentary accessible in several languages!
1 day
Cultural & Theme Tours

The York Dungeon

Step back in time and discover the darkest moments in Yorkshire’s history with a visit to York Dungeon! The ticket to the spooky walk-around attraction includes access to live shows, gripping rides and state-of-the-art special effects and staging. Learn of famous foes such as Dick Turpin and Guy Fawkes, and laugh at details of their exploits before they were caught. The top York attraction makes for a fun family visit; just prepare to be spooked!
1.25 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

North York Moors and Whitby Tour from York with Steam Train

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
Day Trips & Excursions

Yorkshire Dales Day Trip from York

Explore the stunning scenery of the Yorkshire Dales National Park on this small-group guided day trip from York, visiting Bolton Castle, Askrigg, Kettlewell, 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. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group minicoach tour, limited to 16 people.
8.5 hours
Private & Custom Tours

York City Walls Private Small-Group Walking Tour

Your own personalized tour guide, taking you on a spectacular trip round the world famous city walls! You are provided a unique guided tour experience - you will be picked up at your hotel, or in town at a place of your choosing, at a time to suit you. You will be taken around the walls, no big groups to tag along with or time schedules to keep, and even arrange coffee/food along the way at some of York's very best food and drink establishments.
3 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

York Private Ghost Tour with York Minster and The York Dungeon

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. Private tour means it will be operated with just your guide and you.
2 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

York Ghost Tour by Vintage Routemaster Bus

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
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Yorkshire Dales, Lake District, Windermere Cruise from York

This fantastic tour allows you to tick off Britain’s two most popular and famous National Parks in one day. The Morning section take you for a gentle drive through the Yorkshire Dales. You will enjoy fantastic Dale’s views including the Medieval Castles of Middleham and Bolton, Aysgarth waterfalls and beautiful villages before arriving in the unofficial capital of the Dales, Hawes. Enjoy a brief stop to sample some Wensleydale cheese, enjoy a brew or just potter around the town. After our stop we head out of the Dales and into the Lake District where you will start the Lake District section of the day.After arriving in Windermere we set off to enjoy views of Wray Castle before heading to Beatrix Potter’s House, Hill Top. You are given time to visit her old home before heading for lunch in Hawkshead. After our lunch stop we enjoy a scenic drive to the famous beauty spot of Tarn Hows and then onto board the ferry for a cruise across England's largest lake, Windermere.
12 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

York to North Yorkshire Moors and Whitby Full-Day Tour

Explore the famous area or the North York Moors National Park. Famed for the largest area of heather Moorland in England, there is much more than meets the eye. The moors are one of the most important historical areas in Britain in terms of religion, farming, mining, fishing and smuggling It has more ancient scheduled monuments than anywhere in the country including, standing stones, Stone crosses and burial mounds. Explore historic towns, quaint villages and historic sites such as Whitby Abbey. Enjoy unrivalled views across the Yorkshire coast and for miles across the Yorkshire Dales. On a clear day views can exceed 50 miles.
8 hours