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“City Wall Walk”
Review of York City Walls

York City Walls
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Owner description: No visit to York is complete without a stroll along part of the 2 miles of historic walls that have protected the city for nearly 2000 years. The walls are completely free to walk, however bespoke guided tours can be booked with your own personal tour guide, meeting you at a time and place to suit you, and showing you the extensive hidden history to be found along the walls.
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“City Wall Walk”
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Only a couple hours to walk the entire thing! Loved it.

Visited June 2012
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“The Curate's Egg”
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Parts of the walls - especially from Bootham Bar to Goodramgate around the back of the Minster are stunning, and the area in front of the Railway station and from Mickelgate to Ousegate Bridge have charm.

Other areas spoilt by average views of modern flats etc but well worth a walk all around as the history is fantastic. A great hour and a half on a nice day!

Visited June 2012
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Colchester, England
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“Fine views of the historic city”
Reviewed 29 June 2012

The river Ouse was in spate on the weekend we visited, producing some spectacularly flooded buildings along the riverbank

Visited June 2012
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York, United Kingdom
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“Is there anywhere else quite like this?”
Reviewed 28 June 2012

This is a unique way of spending a few hours and getting some valuable excercise in the process, best in fine weather. Creates a somewhat different view of the city from walking around the streeets

Visited May 2012
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“Loved it”
Reviewed 28 June 2012

Some great views but pick a quieter time of day for the best feel

Visited June 2012
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