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City Sightseeing York

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St Leonards Place | Exhibition Square, York, England
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City Sightseeing York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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Don't walk York...Live it, York is one of the most inspiring cities to take a sightseeing bus tour, with our experienced LIVE guides or CD commentary you can discover Yorks exquisite architecture and history spanning 1900 years. Travel in the footsteps of Romans, Vikings and every Monarch since William the conqueror, Spot the cats as we drive by, see the only Barbican on a city wall in Britain, lookout for Dick Turpin's Grave and go deep into the Heart of Chocolate country on just one 24 hour ticket! So sit back and enjoy York in the comfort of our all electric buses. Commentary also available in Spanish, French, Russian, Chinese Mandarin, Japanese, Italian, German and Yorkshire Dialect on selected buses. ( subject to availability.)
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  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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St Leonards Place | Exhibition Square, York, England

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"open top bus"
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"ticket lasts for hours"
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"tour takes"
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"points of interest"
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

When we recently visited York it had been some time from when we were last there and we decided to take in the sights from the top of one of the sightseeing tour buses as this was the quickest way for a whistle stop tour...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Really enjoyed this tour brilliant way to see your. And find out its history would highly recommended

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Nick_Boardman, Supervisor at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your tour.

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

A great way to see round York, the information given as you go round is very good and you get a great sense of York and its history. Takes about an hour you can hop on and off all day.

Thank JaxB123
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Nick_Boardman, Supervisor at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you appreciated this cities marvellous history.

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our bus tour today. Good value for money. The live tour guide brought the whole thing to life. Very informative and good humour. I’ve been on lots of these around the world and would say he was the best.

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Nick_Boardman, Supervisor at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our brilliant live guides.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We decided to try this open-topped bus tour and were really glad we did. The route was really interesting and you can hop on or off as often as you like for up to 24 hours! The recorded commentary is interesting but the highlight was...More

Thank LCD80
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Nick_Boardman, Supervisor at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind Review.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Had to do this whilst in York, it was not raining so we sat outside, was a good tour, about an hour all the way round and some interesting stuff on commentary (recorded) live guides are on some of the tours though. Well worth the...More

Thank Paul B
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Nick_Boardman, Supervisor at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Paul many thanks for your Review.

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

The best way to see the city and learn about the history is a Hop on Hop off tour. The tour is reasonably priced and allows you to get off where you would like and return. These buses are clean and the drivers are very...More

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Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

We are so pleased you enjoyed the service and tour with city sightseeing. Thank you for taking the time to review us.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent informative tour. Comfy. Cheap and friendly. An excellent way of learn all the history of York with some surprising facts on the way

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Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for your review we a pleased to hear you found the tour informative and enjoyed your journey with us.

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is one of the best tour buses we have been on. The clarity of the narration was second to none, we understood every word, so clear and a little humour thrown in all for one price. It was a very informative tour and so...More

Thank Brian T
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Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you Brian for a fantastic review we really do appreciate our visitors writing back and letting us know what a fantastic experience they have had. Our drivers and street staff work hard to keep everything running smoothly. Do visit us again.

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Found this a bit disappointing. On day one we were not able to go round by the racecourse due to traffic issues. On day two we waited about 20 minutes at a tour stop and on phoning them they were unable to tell us what...More

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Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Regrettably parking issues at the Race course created traffic issues in this area, a decision had to be made on the day to divert and use our Route B which is referred to on our advertising. We understand that some...More

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sandra b
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Response from marieG4587IV | Reviewed this property |
you could also park at the train station .there is a pub /restuarant on the corner i thinkits called the victoria.the sight seeing bus stops right outside its a great way to see this beautifull city .go on it everytime me... More
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Response from Tracey G | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Nick_Boardman | Property representative |
Dear Veronica, If your coach is stopping at the Union Terrace Coach Park near the University then there is a stop 2 minutes away. Turn right out of the coach park on to Gilly Gate, the stop is on the right next to the... More
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