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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: York Minster, Minster Yard Deangate, York YO1 7HH England

    Overview of the history of the site.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Clifford's Tower, Tower Street, York YO1 9SA England

    Overview of the history people and places surrounding the tower.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Treasurer's House, Treasurers House Minster Yard, York YO1 7JL England

    Learn about the history of the building and hear about York's most famous ghost story.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: York City Walls, York YO1 7HB England

    See and hear about the walls at several locations around the city. Stopping at Micklegate Bar to hear about this Royal entrance.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Rowntree Park, Terry Avenue, York YO23 1JQ England

    Cycle through this beautiful park and hear stories of York's most famous chocolate makers.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: St. Williams College, 5 College Street, York YO1 7JF England

    Learn why the building was built in the 15th century and marvel at the great east window of York Minster.

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, UK
    Departure Time
    10:30 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Guide
    • Use of bicycle
    • Cycle helmets
    • None of these are applicable
    • Entry/Admission - York Minster
    • Entry/Admission - Clifford's Tower
    • Entry/Admission - Treasurer's House
    • Entry/Admission - St. Williams College
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 12 years
    • 12 to 16 year olds must be accompanied by an adult. No infants.
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    Loved our cycle tour of York. Led by Cecil, we were introduced to many of York’s highlights and enjoyed a good balance of history and sightseeing. Highly recommend as it’s a great way to orient oneself to a new city.
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    We had a wonderful and very informative time with Andy. There were some route challenges due to flooding, but Andy brought us round them with ease and humour. It's a great way to see some of the great spots of the city, with an informative and very personable guide. The bikes
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    Response from achatter53, Owner at York Cycling Tours
    Responded 2 days ago
    Many thanks for your lovely comments and for tackling the flooding River Ouse with me. I was on the verge of getting the snorkels out. Please come back and try the tour again in the dry season (which is normally 2 days in mid July). Cheers, Andy
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    My husband and I were the only two on our bike tour and that was a huge advantage to us. Our "private" tour with Andy was fun, safe and very educational. How Andy knows (and can remember) all the history, is amazing. The ride is (mostly) easy; I had to get off and walk the
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    Response from achatter53, Owner at York Cycling Tours
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    That is nice of you, my wife does not recognise me from your review :-) I remember all that history but forget to put the bins out. Thanks again, it was really a pleasure taking you guys around - please come back sometime. Andy
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    Very friendly guide, kmowledgeable in historical anecdotes and able to express them fluently in a light fashion.
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    Having done the York cycling tour with Andy 3 years ago, we hired bikes from York cycling tours to do our own thing. Andy welcomed us at Gillygate pub at the pre-arranged time and took trouble to check our bike set up, adjusting where necessary and also made sure the bikes were
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    Response from achatter53, Owner at York Cycling Tours
    Responded 7 Sep 2019
    Izak and Nelie, It was so nice to see you again and your brought the wonderful South African sunshine with you. Many thanks for booking with us again, it is very satisfying when customers return and thanks too for the lovely compliments. I sincerely hope you do come back again. Kind regards, Andy
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