You’ll find the country’s most complete city walls encircling York, and this walking tour takes you on a complete circuit of them. Along the way, you’ll hear the extraordinary history of this magical city, and find out about the Romans, Vikings, Normans and medieval citizens of York who built, defended, attacked and sometimes died here, on and around these ancient walls.
On this tour, you’ll see and hear about:
• The magnificent cathedral of York Minster
• The four impressive city gates, each with its own story
• The dominating remains of York Castle
• The last remains of the Roman occupation of York