York: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Explore York on an unlimited hop-on hop-off bus tour valid for 24 hours. Discover the city's key sights, such as York Castle and Monk Bar, and enjoy panoramic views from the open-top deck.

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  • Hop on and off at more than 20 tour stops along the route
  • Enjoy panoramic views of York from the bus' open-top deck
  • See amazing views of York from Clifford Tower
  • Mobile and printed paper vouchers are both accepted on this tour
  • Explore the life of a former King at the Richard III Experience


Founded by the Romans, York soon became England's Second City and has witnessed wars, peace agreements, and prosperity throughout its 2,000 years of existence. King George VI reflected on the city's central role throughout the years when he said, 'The history of York is the history of England'. Visit the magnificent York Minster, with its priceless display of stained glass. Walk along medieval streets or on the 800-year-old Bar Walls. Visit award-winning museums, the York Botanical Gardens, or enjoy excellent restaurants and shopping facilities. You'll never be short of places to discover in this wonderful city. Bus Stops: Stop 1 - Exhibition Square Stop 2 - GillyGate Stop 3 - Monk Bar Stop 4 - Foss Bank Stop 5 - Peasholme Green Stop 6 - The Stonebow Stop 7 - Clifford's Tower Stop 8 - Margaret Street Stop 9 - Walmgate Bar Stop 10 - York Barbican Stop 11 - Fishergate Stop 12 - Bishopthorpe Road Shops Stop 13 - Bishopthorpe Road Stop 14 - South Bank Stop 15 - Campleshon Road Stop 16 - Blossom Street Stop 17 - The Mount Stop 18 - Mount Vale Stop 19 - Railway Station Stop 20 - Memorial Gardens Stop 21 - Museum Gardens


24-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour Audio guide in 10 languages Headphones Stops near all the major sights

Important Information

  • First departure from Stop 1 at 9:08am
  • Last departure from Stop 1 at 4:38pm
  • The duration is 60 minutes
  • Buses run every 15 minutes
  • Tour times are subject to change, please check locally for the latest timetable • With your voucher, enjoy flexible access for up to 12 months from the travel date you select at check-out
  • Mobile and printed paper vouchers are accepted on this tour and can be redeemed at any of the stops along the route

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