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 2020 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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10 Must-See York Attractions for 2020

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

Visit York’s amazing Jorvik Viking Centre in Coppergate. The Jorvik experience was a casualty of the flooding in December 2015. The re-built 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 through Continue reading “Jorvik’s Vikings Return to 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” »

York Racecourse Ebor Festival Racing: 19-22 August 2020

There’s a passion for horse racing in Yorkshire and the York Ebor Festival is an exciting highlight of the season. York Racecourse stages “one of the oldest, richest and most famous race meetings in the North”, the Ebor Festival 19-22 August. With over £1m in prize money for these prestigious races, York Racecourse attracts the top runners.
Then there’s the fun and glamour of Ladies day… Continue reading “York Racecourse Ebor Festival Racing: 19-22 August 2020” »

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 exciting day out.
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York Food & Drink Festival 18-27 Sept 2020

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 18-27 Sept 2020” »

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 Christmas Markets 2020

Choose York Caravan Park and Visit York Christmas Markets

St Nicholas brings glad tidings to York 12 Nov – 20 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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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” »