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 to explore the 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 or sample Fish 'n' Chips from the famous Magpie Cafe. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group minicoach tour, limited to 16 people.
• 8.5 hours
Explore the stunning scenery of the Yorkshire Dales National Park on this small-group guided day trip from York, visiting Bolton Castle, Aysgarth Falls, 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. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group minicoach tour, limited to 16 people.
• 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
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
Wonder at the beauty of the North York Moors & Castle Howard on this day tour from York. Travelling in a comfortable mini-coach with an expert guide, spend the day touring the English countryside in search of the moors’ most picturesque sights. You will have time to explore one of the finest stately homes in Britain, Castle Howard and its acres of gardens. During the afternoon the tour makes it way through the famous moorland to the market town of Helmsley, before making your way back to York.
• 8 hours
This private 2-hour walking tour is tailored to what you want to see, ensuring you make the most of your time in the beautiful city of York.
• 2 hours