York Caravan Park & Camping: Open to 5 Jan 2020

York Touring Caravan & Camping opens in March

York Caravan Park is now open until 5 January 2020. Our long season means you won’t miss York’s Autumn fairs and Festivals or the fabulous Christmas Markets. You could spend a delightful Christmas or New Year holiday, right in the centre of York. Holiday bookings are already getting underway for what promises to be another wonderful season. So if you want to pitch close York City centre, please check availability for your preferred dates.
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York Christmas Markets 14 Nov – 22 Dec 2019

Choose York Caravan Park and Visit York Christmas Markets

St Nicholas brings glad tidings to York 14 Nov – 22 December. The city is transformed into a wonderland of glittering lights and Christmas music with a treasure trove of street markets selling Christmas gifts and seasonal treats.

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Bring Your Dog Free to York Caravan Park

Dog friendly Caravan Holidays at York Caravan Park

Dog owners will be glad to know that 1 dog comes free of charge with our 2019 inclusive price list, making it easier for guests to bring their dogs on caravan holidays in York. York Caravan & Camping Park is just 2 miles from York City centre, though our country setting makes us an ideal caravan site for holidays with dogs.

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Christmas at York Caravan Park

Staying at York Caravan Park at Christmas

Are you looking a for a caravan site open at Christmas? A caravan site where you can fill your Christmas holidays with all the magic and joys of the festive season? Well, take a look at York Caravan Park.

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10 Must-See York Attractions for 2019

Cliffords Tower, York Castle

There really is so much to see and do around our fabulous City of York. A week’s holiday would be great, but if you can’t stay a full week, then take a look at Visit York’s guide to the 10 ‘Must See Attractions’ in York. The very good news, if you are staying at York Caravan Park, is that all of York City’s top attractions are within walking distance of the Coastliner bus stops.

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A ‘Right’ Yorkshire Christmas

Visit Castle Howard at Christmas, a short drive from York Caravan Park

Yorkshire is an amazing county to visit in the lead-up to Christmas and New Year. There’s much to see and do around York City, but that’s not all. Browse our suggestions for other places to visit in North Yorkshire through the festive period.

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Jorvik’s Vikings Return to York

Visit York's Jorvik Viking Centre from York Caravan Park

York’s amazing Jorvik Viking Centre has reopened in Coppergate. The Jorvik experience was a casualty of the December 2015 floods when it’s exhibits became submerged in 50cm of water. The centre depicts the Viking way of life in the 9th Century around a re-creation of a Viking street in Jorvik, the Viking name for York. A highlight of the visit is a guided-transporter tour of Continue reading “Jorvik’s Vikings Return to York” »

Historic Pubs of York

York has around 80 inns and pubs within the City Walls alone. Summertime is ideal for taking an evening walk around the walls or riverside and then sampling some real Yorkshire ale in a cosy inn.
Purely for the culture and history, of course.

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Enjoy a York Boats City Cruise in York

Enjoy the Beauty of York City from a York Boats River Cruise

What could be more of a holiday treat than a relaxing York Boats Cruise along the River Ouse in the beautiful City of York. York Boats offer a full programme of morning, afternoon and evening cruises varying between 45mins and 1 hour. Each of the vessels feature fully enclosed, heated saloons in addition to open air viewing decks which give the best views of the city. Continue reading “Enjoy a York Boats City Cruise in York” »

York National Railway Museum

York's National Railway is a 'must visit' when staying at York Caravan Park

Visit York National Railway Museum and see the UK’s largest collection of record breaking locomotives and wonderful railway artefacts, including Queen Victoria’s lavish ‘Royal Train’ ‘a palace on wheels’. Entrance to the museum is FREE and there’s almost always a workshop, tour or exhibition to make your visit to the railway museum a truly excellent day out.
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