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City Sightseeing York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

  • City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off tour of York with audio commentary
  • Create a personalized sightseeing itinerary and explore York at leisure
  • See top York attractions such as York Minster, Jorvik Viking Centre and Clifford's Tower
City Sightseeing York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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City Sightseeing York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
USD 18.18

Journey back in time with a hop-on hop-off bus tour of York, England’s quintessential medieval town. Your flexible 24-hour ticket enables you build a custom itinerary of York’s main attractions such as York Minster, Jorvik Viking Centre, Clifford’s Tower, the impressive York City Walls and more. With unobstructed views from the open-top viewing deck and 18 possible stops around town, you’ll have the best of the city at your fingertips.

What to Expect

With the untarnished essence of a true medieval village, York boasts a mix of lasting heritage and modernity, offering fascinating museums, stunning Gothic architecture and a traditional drinking and eating culture. With your 24-hour pass (valid from first use), see York’s top sights with audio commentary offering an intriguing window into the past – laced with Roman and Viking conquest. Hop on the open-top, double-decker bus at any of the 18 stops along the route, and enjoy the flexibility of choosing your own sightseeing itinerary and tour duration. 

Grab a comfortable seat in either the indoor or open-air seating section and take in the views along the 1-hour route. Relax as the bus makes the entire loop or hop off at any stop – another bus will be along in 10-30 minutes to pick you up. Discover Exhibition Square and York Minster — one of the world’s most beautiful Gothic cathedrals. Then head to Clifford’s Tower – the lasting remains of William the Conquerer’s York Castle – followed by a visit to Jorvik Viking Centre to get an interactive look 9th-century life in a viking village. Finish there, or continue to the Monk Bar Fortress or any other stop on the route that catches your fancy (full itinerary listed below).  

Ending your tour is easy - just hop off!

Note: Entrance fess are not included in your hop-on, hop-off pass.

Reviews (58)

1 - 5 of 7 reviews

Reviewed 1 June 2018
24 h pass

We only had 2 days in York and it was a bit rainy the first day. We took the trip anyway and repeated on the next day when the weather was great. Very good experience, great if you want to see a lot but you...More

6  Thank annabarlinek74320
Reviewed 24 May 2018
a good was to see the city

Would help a bit expensive especially if you only have time for a short trip. It was cold and raining on our day that didn’t help; the commentary was very good I bit of consistency with refreshments

2  Thank rayking2018
Reviewed 23 May 2018
Educational and amusing

An amazing bus tour around York. Had a wonderful driver named George who kept interrupting the taped dialogue with amusing anecdotes of his own. Well done, you made a good tour fantastic. Learnt so much about York that I didn't know.There are 20 stops on...More

Thank spark572018
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile
Random trip

We was thinking what to do in York as this bus passed by so we thought hey why not. It is a rely good way to take a tour to help find where to visit an the information on bored was pretty good to with...More

4  Thank Callum M
Reviewed 9 April 2018
Good value for money

We have used the Hop on Off tour company in a number of towns in the U.K and Europe and have always been pleased with the experience , which was no different in York. The tour takes about an hour and lots to get off...More

4  Thank David W
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