The historic Shambles Street. An iconic place of the city of York which is a stop on the Free Walking self-guided tour of Pandemic Tours. An incredible experience for users to enjoy free of charge.

York Free Walking Tour City Centre

Let Amy show you the top attractions and history hiding in plain sight in the beautiful city of York! This is an entertaining and informative experience for everyone to enjoy - whether you’re a local or a newcomer to the city. 

During this amazing experience you will learn about religion, roman conquerors, architecture, revolutions, the true (and known) history of Vikings, Harry Potter, you'll get the best recommendations of what to do and where to eat and much more. Also, you will learn everything there is to know about the important characters of the colourful history of York and the most terrifying Viking Kings ever documented, who happen to have lived here in Jorvik.

Plus, this tour offers fantastic photo opportunities, the chance to walk at your own leisure, and helps you to choose what to visit in the never-ending list of attractions of York. So plug in your headphones and tag along!

This activity includes:

  • A lot of walking!

  • York Minster and the Liberty of St Peter

  • The City Walls and Gatehouses

  • St Mary’s Abbey and the Museum Gardens

  • The Shambles

  • Kings and Queens

  • York Castle

  • Roman Heritage

  • Viking Invasions

  • Catholic Saints and Martyrs

  • Recommendations

Download the app to start this amazing experience!

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