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City Sightseeing York

| Exhibition Square, York, England
+44 1904 634296
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York is one of the most inspiring cities to take a sightseeing bus tour, with 20 stops around the city and experienced LIVE guides you can discover Yorks exquisite architecture and history spanning 1900 years. York will capture the hearts of all ages as there are so many things to do, and CitySightseeing will assist you to discover all of the major sights and attractions that this thriving city has to offer while painting a colourful picture of its historic past. Walking around the City is OK but why not learn more about it and let us drive you around on a 24 hour ticket! Available in Spanish, French, Russian, Chinese Mandarin, Japanese, Italian, German and Yorkshire Dialect!
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“bus tour” (26 reviews)
“hop on hop” (16 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| Exhibition Square, York, England
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+44 1904 634296

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Hop on and hop off as you please handy way to explore York with all day pass. Some drivers use automated track but one had his own patter which was great. Keep an eye out for the cats at first floor level on the buildings...More

1  Thank Fiona M
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for your review. Thank you also for mentioning York Pass, available at Visit York information office on Museum Street, not far from our first stop! We are glad you enjoyed our commentary recorded new this year.

Reviewed 9 August 2016

I've been to York several times, but today my wife suggested trying a sight seeing bus trip. It was excellent. If all the guides are as humorous and well informed as Paul you will have a very enjoyable and instructive hour or more. Money well...More

1  Thank Trevor O
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

We are very pleased that you enjoyed Paul's tour and were able to get a brilliant insight into York. All our guides have a different take on Yorks history so you are always going to get a different tour!

Reviewed 9 August 2016

As it was our first visit to York we decided to go on the tour bus and was not disappointed. The fact you can hop on and off when ever you like is fantastic and then you just hop back on where you left off....More

1  Thank Joanne S
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are very pleased you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 8 August 2016

We live just outside York, so we'd never felt the need to take a tourist-style bus ride before, but on this particular day, my husband was in hospital for a knee op and I had an indefinite amount of time to amuse the children, 6...More

1  Thank MaddLizzie
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Many thanks for your review and taking the time to cover many as-pects of your tour. We appreciate the comments regarding cost as this an issue raised several times this season, we attempt to be competitive with other attractions in York and remain one of...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016

I have taken these 'hop on hop off' sightseeing tours in many cities and, in truth, York is not a large city and thus the bus has to be a little creative in the route it takes. Nevertheless, if you have not got an in...More

1  Thank Helen J
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Many thanks for your review. We agree our tours do give an opportunity to learn something about our historical city. The good thing is you could do it all again and still learn more!

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This was absolutely fabulous. It takes just over an hour but you can hop on and off and it's valid for 24hrs. It takes in all the sights. The driver was fantastic and informative. Great value. Great for all. The less mobile can sit downstairs...More

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Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

We are very pleased that you made full use of your 24 hour ticket and that you enjoyed your tour with us. Thank you for taking the time to write and we hope you return soon.

Reviewed 6 August 2016

York is so small you do not need to take a tour as everything is well within walking distance. Unfortunately we did not know this nor that the buses stop at 5:30. As a result we hopped off to see York Minster and by the...More

Thank Gary W
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Though we agree that York is walkable, what we hope we offer is an insight into over 1900 years of the City, it is ver difficult walking around to get a sense of the history in...More

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Very reasonable ticket lasts 24 hours ... Tour guides are very knowledgeable. You can hop off and on anytime. The weather was beautiful so we sat at the top otherwise you have an option to stay under shade. If you are visiting York this is...More

1  Thank Lea C
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your visit with us and enjoyed your time in York.

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I just finished the city sightseeing bus tour of York. We often take the sight seeing bus tours when visiting new cities. I wish every tour was as informative and interesting. The live commentary was second to none and I would recommend it to anyone...More

1  Thank Steven C
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for your kind words, we pride our selves on giving the best service and day out that we can. Our live guides are, and always have been the best selling point on our tours as they bring the city alive.

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Even though we have visited York a number of times we always go on the bus tour as it's a great way to see York and learn about the history of it. Each journey's commentary is completely individualised, depending on who you get, which is...More

1  Thank SLB007
Nick_Boardman, Manager at City Sightseeing York, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Many thanks for taking the time to reviews. We are leased you enjoyed your tour with George!

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Veronica S
1 April 2017|
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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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1 March 2017|
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Hello, Parking in York centre can be a bit tricky, the nearest is on a street called St Mary's which charges per hour of your stay in the car park. If you don't mind public transport I can recommend the park and ride which... More
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