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3 Fairway, Clifton, York YO30 5QA, England
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All reviews guide chris in depth knowledge guided walk amazing city visited york many times great tour hour tour historical facts couple of hours york minster historian tours walls information instructive parts roman
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

One other couple turned up for the afternoon scheduled guided tour and our guide was very happy to modify the walk according to our wishes (this was our first visit ever to York so we wanted the basics). A very friendly, knowledgeable guide took us...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Romppanen
Reviewed 12 August 2018

There were two couples on our tour. Tour guide was prompt and very friendly. The tour was insightful, historical and humorous. We learned many historical facts about York as we walked through the streets and alleyways. We learned facts we never would have known without...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HNTVirginia
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We wanted to learn a lot about York and its history and found Yorkwalk. On our first day we took the Secret tour and were led by Gary throughout all the funky parts of York. It was absolutely amazing and he was super knowledgeable about...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kajan G
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We had James and he was a great guide. It was just our family (husband and 8 year old) that showed up for 2:15 tour on a Monday. We had a great time, learned a lot and James did a great job of including our...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank charlestonmel
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We went along for the Roman walk, but since there was just us there, we were given the option of three walks and our guide James very helpfully combined aspects of both the Roman and Snickelways walks. James was extremely knowledgable, and though we had...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank FosterW21
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We had a great morning on the essential walk. James was very friendly and welcoming, there was only the two of us waiting at the gates for the tour to start and we weren't sure if it would go ahead, we were grateful it did!...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank travelbugyolo
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Our guide Chris Kelly took us on the most interesting and informative guided walk we've ever done. He was full of local anecdotes and historic facts and took us to areas of the city we never of knew about. Excellent.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Especially in sunshine but also on overclouded days this is a great way of getting your bearings in York and reimagining the past. York is so steeped in history that any review here cannot do it justice. The walls themselves are well preserved and it's...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SticklerForTruth
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We did the Essential Walk as we thought this would cover everything - which it did. Our guide said the walk would last approx. 2 hours, he went over and above and the walk lasted 2.5 hours. He was a great guide and very informative,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Tracey D
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I heartily recommend this tour. We were lucky to find ourselves at the right place at the right time - 2.15pm on a Saturday outside the museum garden gates, when Chris was about to kick off his tour. It was a really informative, interesting and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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