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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: York Minster, Minster Yard Deangate, York YO1 7HH England

    Overview of the history of the site.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Clifford's Tower, Tower Street, York YO1 9SA England

    Overview of the history people and places surrounding the tower.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Treasurer's House, Treasurers House Minster Yard, York YO1 7JL England

    Learn about the history of the building and hear about York's most famous ghost story.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: York City Walls, York YO1 7HB England

    See and hear about the walls at several locations around the city. Stopping at Micklegate Bar to hear about this Royal entrance.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Rowntree Park, Terry Avenue, York YO23 1JQ England

    Cycle through this beautiful park and hear stories of York's most famous chocolate makers.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: St. Williams College, 5 College Street, York YO1 7JF England

    Learn why the building was built in the 15th century and marvel at the great east window of York Minster.

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, UK
    Departure Time
    10:30 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Guide
    • Use of bicycle
    • Cycle helmets
    • None of these are applicable
    • Entry/Admission - York Minster
    • Entry/Admission - Clifford's Tower
    • Entry/Admission - Treasurer's House
    • Entry/Admission - St. Williams College
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 12 years
    • 12 to 16 year olds must be accompanied by an adult. No infants.
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    All reviews gillygate pub bike ride wonderful morning friendly city chocolate orange on foot beautiful city frequent stops morning tour leisurely pace funny stories fantastic guide would highly recommend this tour city tour points of interest meeting point his knowledge
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    Reviewed today

    We had a wonderful and very informative time with Andy. There were some route challenges due to flooding, but Andy brought us round them with ease and humour. It's a great way to see some of the great spots of the city, with an informative...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank twokatzen
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I were the only two on our bike tour and that was a huge advantage to us. Our "private" tour with Andy was fun, safe and very educational. How Andy knows (and can remember) all the history, is amazing. The ride is...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank MKE817
    achatter53, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    That is nice of you, my wife does not recognise me from your review :-) I remember all that history but forget to put the bins out. Thanks again, it was really a pleasure taking you guys around - please come back sometime. Andy

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Very friendly guide, kmowledgeable in historical anecdotes and able to express them fluently in a light fashion.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Philippe N
    Reviewed 8 September 2019

    Having done the York cycling tour with Andy 3 years ago, we hired bikes from York cycling tours to do our own thing. Andy welcomed us at Gillygate pub at the pre-arranged time and took trouble to check our bike set up, adjusting where necessary...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank sakman2015
    achatter53, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2019

    Izak and Nelie, It was so nice to see you again and your brought the wonderful South African sunshine with you. Many thanks for booking with us again, it is very satisfying when customers return and thanks too for the lovely compliments. I sincerely hope...More

    Reviewed 2 September 2019

    Andy is a fantastic guide to see York via bike. I really enjoyed his detailed stories about the York history of different spots along the way. He is so friendly and helpful. I would recommend this tour to anyone, it is a very leisurely ride...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Michelle M
    achatter53, Owner at York Cycling Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2019

    Michelle, thanks for the kind review. Nice people, nice weather, good humour, it all adds up to making it a nice experience for everyone. As nice for me as for you I hope. Many thanks, Andy

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    Response from alantubby | Reviewed this property |
    AS far as i can remember yes but just contact them direct and they will be able to help
    1 May 2018|
    Response from Martin O | Reviewed this property |
    In March we booked a night or two before and had no problems. I guess it depends on the month and your desire for definitely doing it. Light rain is fine. Wind and heavy rain are not nice, but less likely now.
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