York City – sightseeing cruise

York City – sightseeing cruise
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York City Cruise – Explore Historic York from the River Ouse! Discover the enchanting beauty and rich history of York with our York City Sightseeing Cruise along the meandering River Ouse. Marvel at the city’s iconic landmarks from a unique vantage point while our experienced team provides fascinating insights into its past and present. Departure … Continued
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Duration: 1 hour
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York City Cruise - Explore Historic York from the River Ouse!

Discover the enchanting beauty and rich history of York with our York City Sightseeing Cruise along the meandering River Ouse. Marvel at the city's iconic landmarks from a unique vantage point while our experienced team provides fascinating insights into its past and present.

Departure Points:

Choose from two convenient departure points - the King’s Staith landing and the Lendal Bridge landing. Both locations offer excellent views of the city's captivating scenery.

Cruise Duration:

The duration of the cruise can vary depending on weather conditions and demand, offering either a 45-minute or 1-hour option. Rest assured, your ticket will grant you access to the cruise of the day, whichever duration it may be.

1-Hour Cruise Itinerary:

The one-hour cruise takes you upstream to the Clifton Bridge, located on the northern outskirts of York city. From there, you'll glide downstream to the Millennium Bridge on the city's southern outskirts before returning to the original landing stage. This comprehensive route covers significant landmarks while giving you a glimpse of both the city's modern and historical aspects.

45-Minute Cruise Itinerary:

The 45-minute cruise, while covering the same area, allows for a more focused experience, taking you through the heart of the walled city. Admire the captivating sights as you travel along this shorter yet equally enjoyable route.

Captivating Live Commentary:

Throughout the cruise, our skilled captain will keep you engaged with live commentary, narrating intriguing stories about the sites you pass. Learn about York's fascinating history of flooding and its prosperity as an inland port, tracing the footsteps of the Romans and Vikings who once graced these waters.

Comfort and Refreshments:

Sail in comfort on our well-equipped vessel, featuring an enclosed and heated saloon to ensure a pleasant experience, regardless of the weather. Our on-board facilities also include restrooms for your convenience. Moreover, our fully stocked bar serves a variety of beverages, including beers, wines, spirits, soft drinks, hot drinks, and delicious snacks.

Embark on a memorable journey with York City Cruise and immerse yourself in the captivating history and natural beauty of York. Book your cruise today and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime!

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Meeting Points:

  • King’s Staith landing, King’s Staith, York, YO1 9SNStart time: King’s Staith at 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m. (& 4:00 p.m April to October only)
  • Lendal Bridge, Lendal Bridge, York, YO1 7DPStart time: Lendal Bridge at 10:30 a.m., 12:10 p.m., 1:40 p.m., 3:10 p.m. (& 4:10 p.m. April to October only)

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A skilled captain will keep you engaged with live commentary, narrating intriguing stories about the sites you pass.

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