City Sightseeing York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

City Sightseeing York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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$18.74
Duration: 1 day
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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!

Often called England’s 'capital of the north,' York is a city that has history, fine architecture and countless attractions! The Romans left their mark on the city, and York’s Viking heritage gives its history a very interesting edge. Hop-on to a City Sightseeing York bus at any of the 20 stops located around the city to start exploring it all for yourselves!

The first tour stop is located at Exhibition Square, if you’re waiting for the next tour bus, there’s plenty of eateries and shops dotted around here to keep you occupied! Hop-on to the tour as it continues to one of York’s finest attractions, the Monk Bar. Hop-off to explore one of the city’s four major gateways, built in the 14th century, making it one of the city’s oldest landmarks. Today it is home to the Richard III Experience, a fabulous and interesting attraction that explores the history of the former King!

Another one of the most interesting spots along the tour is the Clifford Tower, it is almost all that remains of York Castle and has an extensive history, having been previously used as a prison. Passengers can also hop-off here to climb Clifford Tower and enjoy stunning panoramic views over York that stretch as far as the North York Moors!

For a simply unique experience, hop-off at York’s Chocolate Story and discover the stories behind your favourite Chocolate bars, including how they got their name and how chocolate in York has been made all these years!

If you’re a fan of shopping or want to stop off for a bite to eat, hop-off at the famous Bishopthorpe Road, which has previously been named the Best High Street in Britain! Here, you’ll enjoy a variety of high-street favourites and high-end boutiques, as well as countless eateries!

The full list of stops along the route are:

  1. Exhibition Square
  2. GillyGate
  3. Monk Bar
  4. Foss Bank
  5. Peasholme Green
  6. The Stonebow
  7. Clifford’s Tower
  8. Margaret Street
  9. Walmgate Bar
  10. Barbican Centre
  11. Fishergate
  12. Bishopthorpe Road
  13. South Bank
  14. Campleshon Road
  15. Mount Vale
  16. The Mount
  17. Blossom Street
  18. Railway Station
  19. Memorial Gardens
  20. Museum Gardens

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!