York, with it’s superb historic architecture and ancient Roman and Viking past, offers an abundance of sites and attractions for visitors.

Boasting the National Railway Museum which takes you into the past, present and future of railways, and the JORVIK Viking Centre, where you can journey back to the the reconstruction of Viking-age streets and experience life as it would have been in 10th century York.

Not to be missed is the iconic York Minster, along with one of England’s most famous streets, Shambles with it’s 14th century medieval architecture and great mix independent shops. Crowned Britain’s Home of Chocolate,  York’s Chocolate Story is must-see, and no visit to York would be complete without a walk around the city walls. At 3.4 km long, the beautifully preserved Roman walls are the longest medieval town walls in England.

Take a cruise along the River Ouse to view the city from a different perspective.  Daytime and evening sightseeing cruises will take you through the city with informative live commentary.

A day trip from York can take you to the magnificent Castle Howard, the charming Victorian spa town of Harrogate or the stunning Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors. Be sure to make a stop at the popular seaside town of Whitby for some traditional fish and chips.

York is an outstanding destination and offers an eclectic mix of culture and history, with hidden gems and unique experiences around every corner.

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