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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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. The park has a fenced dog walk and large grassed areas Continue reading “Bring Your Dog Free to York Caravan Park” »

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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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” »

York Pass, Online tickets for York’s Attractions

If your schedule only allows a short break in York and you want to visit as many of York’s attractions as possible in a few days, York Pass might be for you. The York Pass ‘smart card’ is accepted by over 30 attractions in the city and surrounding area, and you can buy it online at a discount to normal admission prices… Continue reading “York Pass, Online tickets for York’s Attractions” »

York Racecourse Ebor Festival Racing: 21-24 August 2019

There’s a passion for horse racing in Yorkshire with the York Ebor Festival being one of the most exciting highlights of the season. York Racecourse stages “one of the oldest, richest and most famous race meetings in the North”, the Ebor Festival 21-24 August. With over £1m in prize money for these prestigious races, York Racecourse attracts the top runners.
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York Food & Drink Festival 20-29 Sept 2019

York Food Festival is a week long gastronomic treat. The festival brings over 100 food and drink producers to showcase the best of Yorkshire produce in York City centre streets and markets. Continue reading “York Food & Drink Festival 20-29 Sept 2019” »

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.

Ye Olde Starre Inn on Stonegate is probably York’s oldest surviving inn, dating from 1644. Continue reading “Historic Pubs of York” »

York National Railway Museum

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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York Hot Air Balloon Fiesta : 27-29 Sept 2019

Visit York Hot Air Balloon Fiesta at York Racecourse

Up, Up and away over York Racecourse this September when York’s Hot Air Balloon Fiesta attracts over 50 brightly coloured balloons and many enthusiasts to the 3 day event.

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