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What better place to spend Christmas than in Yorkshire, ‘God’s Own Country’ with its abundance of heritage sites and breathtakingly beautiful landscapes? Join us as we explore the historic heart of York in the expert company of John Oxley, former City Archaeologist and venture further afield with some invigorating, festive walks to the dramatic ruins of Rievaulx and Fountains Abbeys and the Medieval settlements of Wharram Percy and Hanging Grimston.

Tour highlights:

  • Enjoy special access to York’s City Walls on Christmas Day, the longest in England
  • Stand before the dramatic ruins of Rievaulx Abbey and see why Romantic artists were so inspired by them
  • Enjoy a series of scenic walks, from York’s city walls to a circular trail that passes Richmond Castle and Easby Abbey

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  • Save £50 if you pay your full balance today, just £1,895
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£1 Deposit Offer for 2023 Tours - Top-up deposit payment due by 30 September 2022

The price above includes any applicable early booking discount and a pay in full discount, and applies only if you pay the full balance at time of booking.

Single supplement: £435

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Whether you want to add extra nights on either side of your tour, you want to upgrade your flight or hotel room, or you are hoping to enjoy a door-to-door airport transfer, we can help.

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Meet your Experts

John Oxley

Andante Guide Lecturer

John Oxley is an independent archaeologist, and former York City Archaeologist 1989-2019. He is a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London.

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Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Meals as per the itinerary, wine and tea or coffee with dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • All taxes & gratuities
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single supplement Offer Availability
23 December 2022 AYOX221223 23 December 2022 (Friday) 28 December 2022 (Wednesday) John Oxley £1,945
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£435 £1,895
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