York Caravan Park & Camping: 2023 Season

York Touring Caravan & Camping opens in March

York Caravan Park will open 15 Mar 2023 until 1 Jan 2024. 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 here in the centre of York. Holiday bookings are already getting underway Continue reading “York Caravan Park & Camping: 2023 Season” »

York Christmas Markets 17 Nov – 23 Dec 2022

Choose York Caravan Park and Visit York Christmas Markets

Christmas brings glad tidings to York from 17 November until 23 December. The city is transformed into a wonderland of glittering lights and Christmas music while the city’s markets are filled with stalls selling Christmas gifts and seasonal treats. Can you imagine the Shambles Markets and Parliament Square lined with wooden, alpine style chalets all beautifully decorated for Christmas? York’s Christmas Market festivities include live music, choirs and speciality markets at weekends throughout December.

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Christmas at York Caravan Park 2023

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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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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York’s Winter Wonderland 18 Nov 2022 – 8 Jan 2023

Visit York's Yorkshire Winter Wonderland at Christmas

Give yourself a special treat over the Christmas holiday with a visit to Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland at York’s Designer Outlet. You’ll find an ice rink, a vintage funfair, with Christmas music and exciting cafés and bars. Designer Outlet features some of the city’s top retail therapy. All this within a few moments’ drive from York Caravan Park. Continue reading “York’s Winter Wonderland 18 Nov 2022 – 8 Jan 2023” »

10 Must-See York Attractions for 2023

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

Learn about York in the 9th century at York’s wonderful Jorvik Viking Centre in Coppergate. The Jorvik experience is a faithful re-creation of a Viking street in Jorvik, the Viking name for York. A highlight of the visit is a guided-transporter tour through authentic dioramas depicting life, farming and work in Viking times. Continue reading “Jorvik’s Vikings Return to York” »

York National Railway Museum 2023

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 exciting day out.
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Historic Pubs of York

York has around 80 inns and pubs within the City Walls alone. Autumn 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” »

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” »