Welcome to Green York: A fresh take on city exploration

Step into the historic streets of York, where every corner tells a story and traditional charm meets sustainability. Enjoy meals at our local cafes and markets that focus on fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. As you explore our city's medieval alleys, river walks, and lush parks, you'll see how our commitment to green living blends seamlessly with the charm of York.

Green York offers a serene escape where you can relax and focus on well-being amid beautiful surroundings. Whether you're unwinding by the scenic River Ouse or exploring the tranquility of our lush gardens, York serves as a sanctuary of tranquility and mindful living. Experience York not just as a travel destination but as a place where you can rejuvenate and reconnect with nature.

Start planning your visit today for a serene and mindful journey through our city. Discover Green York and experience a city where relaxation and green living go hand in hand, making every moment of your stay both enjoyable and environmentally conscious.

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Sustainable Travel

Navigate York sustainably with First Bus, including their eco-friendly York Park & Ride services. Experience the ease and environmental benefits of traveling into the city on clean, electric buses that reduce congestion and emissions, making your visit greener and more enjoyable.

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York's Gardens and Green Spaces

Discover the lush gardens and serene parks of York, vital for biodiversity and perfect for peaceful retreats. Step out into the fresh air and enjoy these wonderful natural spaces that offer a tranquil escape.

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Walks Around York

Experience York's natural beauty and rich heritage at your own pace with our self-guided walks. Strolling through York's snickelways, walls, and ings is one of the best ways to uncover the hidden gems of our historic city.


Walking Tours

Discover York’s picturesque green spaces and rich history with our guided tours. Choose your own adventure: wander through the city on a leisurely walking tour or enjoy the views from a cycle along scenic paths.

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Great Outdoors

Step into the refreshing outdoor spaces of York, where a variety of activities await. Whether you're exploring serene gardens, wandering through lush woodlands, or following scenic trails, there's always something to discover.

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Save money while sightseeing with a Visit York Pass!

York's official sightseeing card which gives entry to top attractions in York, including York Minster, City Cruises York, JORVIK Viking Centre and more!

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Why get a Visit York Pass?

🏰 Save money on 25+ attractions

🏰 Quick and easy to use

🏰 Includes 24 hours city sightseeing bus ticket

It's the only ticket you need!

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