Walking Tours in York
Bespoke Private Walking Tours in York
York is an excellent place to explore but it’s easy to miss the best parts for those not familiar with everything the city has to offer. A walking tour ensures you make the most of your stay – learning about this historic location in lively detail whilst wandering the cobbled streets!
Discover some of York’s best hidden gems by going on the beat with former police officers Howard Smelt-Webb and his team. York is a fascinating city, with an extraordinary history. Since leaving the force, this team have spent hours studying the history and archaeology of York in order to provide you with an informed and unique experience.
Each tour lasts 2-3 hours and can be tailored to your individual requirements.
The tours take in the full splendour of York and capture the everything from the striking Minster, down the windy and twisty streets of the city along to the ancient city walls. Walk past the array of bars and restaurants that line the streets.
Howard is from a farming background – the famous vet, James Herriot (Alf Wight) used to be the vet for the family farm! Howard is now also able to offer chauffeur guided tours of Yorkshire through his parent company, The Yorkshire Tour Guide. These are normally for a day and are priced from £350 for the car and driver guide.
If you are interested in either of these tours, contact Howard at www.theyorkshiretourguide.co.uk quoting “York Boutique Lets”