Grand Old Duke of York

Grand Old Duke of York

York is a beautiful city with over 2000 years of history packed within its City Walls.

The Grand Old Duke of York


York is a beautiful city offering over 2000 years of history and culture! There are over 30 museums to explore, a Cathedral, City Walls, a restaurant or eatery every few paces, a pub for each day of the year and of course one of the world’s best preserved medieval shopping streets on “The Shambles”!  


Our Hotel: Queens Hotel, York

This firm favourite is ideally situated on the banks of the River Ouse, right in the heart of York. The Queens boasts a Brasserie restaurant and Riverside Lounge Bar with beautiful river views.


All bedrooms are en-suite with complimentary toiletries, tea/coffee making facilities, television and telephone. This hotel has a lift.


What’s Included:

· Door to door service

· Dinner Bed & Breakfast

· Porterage

· Guided tour of York

· Early Evening River Cruise of York

· Journey on the North Yorkshire Moors Steam Railway

· Visit to Whitby

Included Excursions:

Your holiday includes the two excursions below and a free day.

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Discovering York

- Enjoy a guided tour of the City by coach this morning, followed by a free afternoon at leisure to explore York at your own pace. Following an early dinner this evening, we have arranged a delightful evening 'Cruise on the Ouse' to see the sights of the City from a different perspective!

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NYMR & Whitby

- Enjoy a scenic and nostalgic journey on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway to the much loved and quaint fishing port of Whitby, the fabled landing point of Bram Stokers Dracula! Browse the cobbled streets, pick up some 'Whitby Jet', enjoy some fish & chips or if you're feeling fit, climb the 199 steps to the ruins of the Abbey before we return to the hotel by coach.

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B=Breakfast included, D=Dinner included

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All tours on this site do include our very popular door to door service. On the day of departure, one of our small minibuses or cars will pick you up, at your door at the stipulated time and transfer you to the coach. Check on this map to see if your address is within our pick up area. PLEASE NOTE – if you do not live within our pick up area, call us and we will arrange to collect you at a mutually convenient point en-route.

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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Bamber Bridge Bamber Bridge
Farm Farm, FY6 0JW
River Wyre River Wyre
Wesham New Fire Station Wesham,Opp. New Fire Station
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