The Best of York on Foot in a Small Group

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  • Group Tour
  • E-Ticket
  • 1.5 hr

The story of York is the story of England in wood, stone and chocolate. Let our expert guides lead you on a ninety-minute journey through 2000 years, from the arrival of the Romans to the birth of the KitKat. This family-friendly walking tour includes all the key sights - including the Minster and Shambles - though we will also lead you deep into the medieval maze, or Snickelways. This is the secret side of York you would never be able to experience from an open-topped bus! PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SAFETY OF OUR VISITORS IS OF PARAMOUNT IMPORTANCE: WE PLEDGE TO FOLLOW ALL CURRENT GUIDELINES ON SOCIAL DISTANCING AND TO ENSURE THIS THE TOURS ARE LIMITED TO A CAPACITY OF SIX PEOPLE PER GUIDE.

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Yorktour

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: St. Mary's Abbey

The magnificent ruins of the largest abbey in northern England

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Museum Gardens

A stunning Victorian botanic garden containing the standing remains of the Roman fortress - the place where York began!

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: York Minster

The largest medieval gothic cathedral in northern Europe

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Stonegate

Explore the labyrinth of medieval shortcuts or 'Snickelways'

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Shambles

The best-preserved medieval street in Europe - famous across the world as the inspiration for Diagon Alley

Duration: 10 minutes
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