A nice walk around York. Some of it is unprotected so not good for young children. Nice to pass the time though and gives an indication of how people used to live!
About York City Walls
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We didn't have a chance to do the whole route but will be returning to complete in the future. A mixture of narrow walkways, views of York (and people's gardens!) and a way to navigate the city away from the traffic. Not suitable for wheelchair...More
Be sure when climbing the stairs you try pushing the gates open or you may think the entrances are closed. Walking the walls gives a good elevated view of the city and views of excellent gardens.
These walls are a good walk but wear good shoes as most of the walls don't have a barrier or rail inside and it's quite high up but the ground below is solid under foot. This will give you fabulous views as you walk around...More
We arrived in city and decided we would immerse ourselves by walking the city wall! What a wonderful, and free thing to do! You are able to get a great visual perspective by walking the wall! Highly recommend as one of the first things you...More
I've been staying in York for a week and finally got around to walking the walls. What a cool experience. It has a great view of the York Minster and so much of York. Plus it's free entertainment and good exercise so you can't beat...More
Enjoyed the walk along the city walls. Took in the sights and views of around the city. Getting to know the history of each section. With good follow through guides of each part and shows you where you are and to the next section. Thoroughly...More