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Explore the ancient city of York on a thoroughly modern bike with an entertaining, knowledgeable guide. York Cycling Tours will take you off the beaten track to fascinating historic places you won't see on a typical bus or walking tour. We travel at...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rear of Gillygate Pub | 48 Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, England
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+44 7908 245439
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Reviewed 9 March 2015

This is such a good idea. it's a great way to find out about the city, get some fresh air and learn some of the history of this lovely city. The bikes, helmets and hi-vis band are loaned so you don't need to supply anything...More

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All reviews gillygate pub hen weekend wonderful morning great company personal tour fun ride would highly recommend this tour in depth knowledge city tour leisurely pace great tour chocolate factory brilliant guide these guys highlight of our trip points of interest interesting facts
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in York for only a couple of hours and this tour turned out to be a great idea! It takes you around the city while showing you it’s main landmarks so you leave with a pretty good idea of what there’s to see...More

Thank Pau C
YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Paula for the review. We are delighted that you would recommend our tour and so pleased you enjoyed it! It was lovely to meet you and I hope that you enjoy the rest of your travels in this country. Stay safe and enjoy....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic way to see the stunning city of York. Cecil our guide was so informative and obviously has a passion for the city. He took us to places we’d never had seen on foot and shared some amazing history with us. Can’t recommend...More

Thank Alex M
YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Alex for the great review! It was quite an eventful tour wasn't it? Crime scenes, engagements, bike breakdowns and first aid but we made it!. I thoroughly enjoyed your company and hope you enjoy safe onward travels. Cheers Cecil

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Andy, our Bike Tour Guide was fantastic. Very easy to get alongwith and chat to. Like the other comments, the bike tour takes you to places you wouldn't see otherwise and gives you an overview of places you may like to go back to! A...More

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YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review - we really appreciate your feedback. It was truly lovely to meet you! Cheers Andy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A highlight of our time in York! Ceceil shared his loved of the city with a tour that was informative, engaging and very enjoyable! Was a wonderful way to get an orientation of the city at the same time as seeing parts of York we...More

Thank Ryan B
YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great to hear you enjoyed it Ryan.Thank you so much for the review. Cecil

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fun, rich and interesting experience! Cecil’s knowledge of York and its history are outstanding and he opened our eyes to so many things that we never would have noticed or understood on our own! Of all the things we did in York, touring...More

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YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Deborah. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the tour. I have never been anybody's favourite before so you must return! Seriously it was great to meet you and show the city - the pleasure was all mine. Cheers Cecil

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Loved cycling around the gorgeous city of York learning about its history and seeing out of the way areas you wouldn’t see just walking around on your own. Our guide was friendly, helpful and very knowledgeable about the city. Would highly recommend for a great...More

Thank Carey G
YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wobbly tourists? Surely not! I thoroughly enjoyed your company and hope you return again to our wonderful city. Best wishes

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Best biketour ever! We spent a lovely day exploring York on our bikes together with a fantastic guide! He knew everything about the history of York!

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YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you Per! I had a blast showing you around. A truly great bunch of people. Don’t forget which year the record flood happened in York. Cecil

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This was One of the best guided tours I ever attended. Cecil took us on a wonderful tour in the lovely York. It is a must if You want to discover the beautiful city. It is highly recommended. Good bikes, very nice and skilful guide....More

Thank TomasH357
YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Delighted that you loved it. Thank you for the kind words and come back to York again soon. Cecil

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This was the best decision I made in York! We had a small group on our tour, which was able to nimbly navigate the city and visit so many places I never would have seen - the racecourse, Parks, chocolate factory, and more. The city...More

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YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the super review Wanderer5588! We really appreciate your kind words. Best wishes

Reviewed 27 September 2018

Fantastic way to learn some of the history of York. Cecil is enthusiastic and knows so much of the history of the areas we cycled. There was no rush and Cecil was happy to take the time to answer all questions. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Mandy H
YorkCyclingTours, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Mandy. It was great to meet you and I am glad I was able to answer some of your questions if not all! Enjoy life. Cecil

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Tony F
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Hi Tony, Thanks for your note and question. Are you a part of the group with Jill (and Brett) Iti? If so, we are already in talks with them. If you are not a part of that group then we are booked up for the day with the... More
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