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Walking Tours - Association of Voluntary Guides

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jean gave an excellent 2 hour tour of York. She was very clear with her descriptions and had many interesting stories. The tour was a very good pace. Would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended the walking tour at 1.15pm yesterday and were both thoroughly impressed. Our host Jean was friendly, so knowledgeable and very interesting to listen too and I would completely recommend joining one of these tours on a trip to York. We visited places that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a spare afternoon in York and decided to join the free walking tour, which lasted a couple of hours and were really pleased we did. There is so much history in York it was great to see a few highlights with an extremely knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having done many walking tours, this was the best one we ever done! It was a cold, wet day but that didn’t put us off. David was a polite and knowledgable gentleman! Ask him any question and he probably would know the answer! Overall an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

We try and go on a walking tour in whatever country/city were are visiting and thought this would be worth doing. We did the 10.15 tour, granted the weather was cold and it started to rain but our tour guy whilst being a nice man...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank karen b
Reviewed 10 November 2018

We had a very enjoyable 2.5 hr walking tour of York with Peter. His knowledge of facts and interesting stories was brilliant. Peter clearly loved what he does and has real enthusiasm and passion for history. A very enjoyable free tour and I would highly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Richard A took us for the 10.15 tour and I cannot recommend this tour enough; I can’t believe that it is free and we learned so much from his knowledge and enthusiasm. Hidden churches, wonderful walls and interesting and entertaining facts that brought York to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

This tour was a complete historical walk of York. The guide was very knowledgeable in the subject matter. She spoke clearly and loudly for all to here. The tour was extremely interesting and she added some humour along the way. The weather was cold and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 82donnag
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Our guide David was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. He kept us engaged with his stories and welcomed interaction. It was a pleasure and would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Really great free walking tour of York. Guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Tour lasted about 2.5 hours. Walking the city walls was great.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jane K
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search for footprints york walking tours
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Colleen H
21 May 2015|
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Exhibition Square, in front of the art gallery. 10.15, 13.15 and also 18.15 during the summer. No booking required.
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