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City Sightseeing York Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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    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 traditional drinking and eating culture. With your 24-hour pass (valid from first use), see York’s top sights with audio commentary, available in 10 languages, 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 20 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 route. Relax as the bus makes the entire loop or hop off at any stop. Discover Exhibition Square and Clifford’s Tower—the lasting remains of William the Conquerer’s York Castle. 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 fees are not included in your hop-on, hop-off pass.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
    Departure Time
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    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    You may disembark at any of the available stops.
    Inclusions
    • Unlimited hop-on hop-off for 24 hours
    • On-board audio commentary available in several languages + free headphones (English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Mandarin, Japanese, Russian, Kids Commentary in English)
    • Discount booklet including offers on local eateries, attractions and shops
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Tour operates 23rd February - 15th December
    • Tours runs daily from 9:00am - 5:30pm.
    • Tour duration: 60 Minutes
    • Tour Frequency: every 15-30 Minutes
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Would highly recommend the buss tour around York. Great way to see the city and it’s fab site. Could have done with a blanket tho was very cold up top!
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    excellent, really comfortable, good information constantly runs easy to get on friendlyservive will def use again
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    We started our 24 hour pass midday. It got us to several activities that day, back to the hotel, then to several more the next day. If it’s a dry day, be sure to sit topside!
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    This is the 3rd time I've done this tour in the last 10 years and it still has new things to offer. They always throw interesting facts about York life and history. The price was really good (the Trip Advisor price was slightly cheaper compared to buying it on the spot) and the
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    I have visited York many times but on this occasion chose to spend an hour on the City sightseeing tour bus. The guide Rebecca shared her amazing knowledge of the city with great passion. Time permitting I would have done a second circuit.
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    By: City Sightseeing York
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    Andreaphilips76
    24
    Really good way of getting around the city
    Would highly recommend the buss tour around York. Great way to see the city and it’s fab site. Could have done
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    Sandra D
    41
    day away
    excellent, really comfortable, good information constantly runs easy to get on friendlyservive will def use again
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    pxsmith
    Boise, Idaho
    6720
    Hop On/Off
    We started our 24 hour pass midday. It got us to several activities that day, back to the hotel, then to several
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    867ians
    Kettering, United Kingdom
    642165
    Good....
    .......especially as it was raining! This was included with our York Visitor Pass so we did the round trip. We
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    maerceci2014
    Maidenhead, United Kingdom
    15265
    Good way to see the city
    We went round once and part way a second time. Different parts of the commentary seemed to play on the stretch we
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    ElinaKvrnt
    London, United Kingdom
    20
    Brilliant tour of the city.
    This is the 3rd time I've done this tour in the last 10 years and it still has new things to offer. They always
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    Rosemary P
    20
    Citysightseeing tour bus
    I have visited York many times but on this occasion chose to spend an hour on the City sightseeing tour bus. The
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    Sirwolfe
    Lowestoft, United Kingdom
    15631
    Hop on and off and 24hr travel
    Great little service we jumped on and off several times as we went around the city for the day, Really handy and
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    LTheOne
    Calgary, Canada
    86
    York hop on hop off
    It was raining, so, the bus was awesome. Got on at the train station and enjoyed the narrated tour and was able
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    Brian C
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    51
    Our Experience
    Excellent Tour...very good and clear commmentary...top Brownie Points...would certainly use TripAdvisor and the
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    887katem
    Derby, United Kingdom
    4938
    We enjoyed it so much that we went round twice, and a bit more.
    Very informative and entertaining piped commentary from the on-board speakers, marvellous value for the
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    hattiee
    East Anglia
    337160
    Excellent value for money
    Great way to see the city. Informative narrative (though difficult to hear at times) We did the tour morning and
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    TrevB56
    Camberley, United Kingdom
    806222
    Great start to our visit
    We have used hop on hop off buses all over the world and as usual this was a perfect way to get some orientation
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    R N
    Hartlepool, United Kingdom
    975294
    Great way to see York
    Marvellous trip around York on a hot day: excellent guide given and I found out a lot more about York this way. It
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    honeysrascal
    Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
    364134
    A Game of Two Halves
    We come to York most years and usually do this on our first day after walking a circuit of the walls as it gives
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