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Footprints Tours York

49 Stonegate, York YO1 8AW, England
+44 20 7558 8706
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Brilliant walking tour

We had just arrived in York for a mini break, and this was the perfect way to discover the city... read more

Reviewed yesterday
James W
via mobile
Great experience

This tour is fascinating. James was so knowledgeable and not afraid to admit it when he didn't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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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“free tour” (16 reviews)
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“walking tour” (12 reviews)
49 Stonegate, York YO1 8AW, England
+44 20 7558 8706

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Reviewed yesterday 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
Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Judimaxx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Matt was fantastic! Even though the weather was freezing, Matt still managed to keep the tour interesting and us entertained. He has a great knowledge of York and was able to answer all of our questions. Would highly recommend.

Thank a_lj09
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Went on this tour as our first thing to do in York. Was a great way to see some of the main sites. I do think the tour guides need flags or something so they can be seen more easily. Our tour guide was knowledgeable,...More

Thank Hannah T
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Our guide did a very good job, keeping the tour interesting and answering all our questions. He made it easy to understand the way they lived and what happened through the years. We had a child in the group and he did his best to...More

Thank peterwontgrowup
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