Fun Things to do on a Weekend Trip to


Looking for some fun weekend getaway ideas for your trip to York? Here are some fun things to do when visiting York that are worth the money and time spent!


Save money on attractions in York by buying the York City Pass. This pass includes access to 20 attractions such as Jorvik Viking Centre & York Minster.


Visit York Minster: Outside you can take in the architecture. Once inside you will see its impressive stained glass windows. You’ll be able to admire the construction and decor of the building.


Enjoy a Cruise Along the River Ouse: You’ll get to see some of York’s most famous landmarks, including the medieval city walls, and Cliffords Tower.


Walk Along the City Walls: The walls date back to Roman times hence why York is known as being a “walled city”.


Go on a Ghost Tour: One of the best-rated ghost tours is the Shadows of York. 


Visit the National Railway Museum: The National Railway Museum is home to over 100 locomotives and exhibits on the history of rail travel in the UK.

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