The historic, walled city of York is known for its tangle of quaint cobbled streets. There is also a wealth of shops, cafes and restaurants or take a walk along the ancient city walls.
What’s included in your day trip to York:
Meet and Greet Service at Manchester Piccadilly Railway Station
Meet our representative outside The Mill Bar and Kitchen and receive your train tickets and a welcome pack containing your itinerary, payment vouchers, maps and travel tips.
Return train travel from Manchester to York
Enjoy the journey through the Pennine Hills and Yorkshire (approx. 1 hour 15 minutes).
Jorvik Viking Centre
The remains of 1,000-year-old houses are revealed beneath your feet with objects and artefacts from the Viking-age being brought before your eyes.
The World famous York Minster
This cathedral church is one of the finest medieval buildings in Europe. It was built over 250 years, between 1220 and 1472.
York Sightseeing Pass – worth £75!
The York Pass allows free entry to more than 30 of York’s leading attractions and discounts on shopping. Entrance included to York Minster, Clifford’s Tower, Castle Museum, Yorkshire Museum, The York Dungeon, York’s Chocolate Story, Jorvik Viking Centre, National Railway Museum, York City Sightseeing Bus & York City Cruises.
Please note: York sightseeing bus and the river cruise do not operate from December to January/February.