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Footprints Tours York

49 Stonegate, York YO1 8AW, England
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Almost compulsory

Irmine (Hopefully it is spelled properly, archaeological student from France) was our guide on 5th... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
13jlordovas
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Great Tour

Our tour guide was a lovely French girl (sorry totally forgot her name), she is an archeology... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ZhanaBorisova
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Footprints Tours is now doing a FREE tour in York with History students from York University! Our guides provide fun and interesting walking tours of York, covering it's traditional history, along with the slightly more bizarre aspects. We also run a unique York pub tour; an education in intoxication!
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“two hours” (19 reviews)
“free tour” (15 reviews)
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49 Stonegate, York YO1 8AW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Irmine (Hopefully it is spelled properly, archaeological student from France) was our guide on 5th May 2018, she showed us the best places in York with wonderful explanation of everything, what happened along history, with different versions of what happened and much passion about everything...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour guide was a lovely French girl (sorry totally forgot her name), she is an archeology student and was very knowledgeable of history. We had a great experience walking around York, the walking tour is the best way to explore and learn. I cannot...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Went on this 2 hour free walking tour of York guided by a delightful archaeology student. She showed and talked to us about things in York that we would definitely have missed if left to our own devices! Tips are discretionary at the end of...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We had just arrived in York for a mini break, and this was the perfect way to discover the city. Irmine was a fantastic tour guide, and she was polite enough at the beginning to apologise for her French accent, but I can assure you...More

Thank James W
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

This tour is fascinating. James was so knowledgeable and not afraid to admit it when he didn't know the answer to one of our questions. Bet he does now! Seems like the sort of bloke who would go out of his way to have all...More

Thank ozlanders
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

James was a fantastic source of historic information and I thoroughly enjoyed walking around the city and taking in the minister and walls. Well worth the money if you want a tour of York. The minister is stunning and well worth the extra 10 pounds...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We had a lovely time on the walking tour with James over the weekend, we learned so many interesting facts and stories about York. James was very knowledgeable about York's history and could easily answer any question we threw at him. It was a very...More

Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We did a free walking tour with Ermine in York today. It was really nice. She did it quite enjoyable. She knew a lot about York's history and help us to understand it a bit better. We highly recommend to do a free tour with...More

Thank Alejandro M
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Today I took my mum on a guided tour in York and I have to say the tour guide blew us away, her passion and knowledge of the city was outstanding. We thoroughly enjoyed our experience and we most certainly Gained more knowledge about the...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Having attended a Christmas party at the Marriott Hotel (30 minute walk to York town centre) the day before, my wife had booked this tour a couple of days previously. The weather forecast was awful, the temperature around zero and I was concerned about the...More

Thank Stephen T
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