cycling

Cycling in York

Overview

Explore York by bike on one of the City Cycling route maps from hostel. A great way to explore, you can stop any time for a spot of sightseeing or maybe a treat in the famous Betty's Tea Rooms.

Hostels nearby

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YHA York

En suite rooms available
Free wi-fi
Cycle store

Cycling in York

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SE 58956 52871

Lat/Lng: 53.968559, -1.102762

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National Railway Museum

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York City Sightseeing Bus Tour

York City Sightseeing Bus Tour

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Castle Howard

Castle Howard

Set within 1000 acres of breathtaking landscape, the estate houses the Arboretum Trust - a collection of botanically important trees. Visit the website

Steps

The Judge’s Lodging

Explore the ‘upstairs, downstairs’ life of the Judges, their servants & felonious guests at this stunning house.

York

York

Famous for exquisite architecture, a tangle of quaint cobbled streets and the iconic York Minster - there's lots to see and do!

Helmsley Castle

Helmsley Castle

This medieval castle’s impressive ruins stand on a rocky outcrop overlooking the River Rye and still dominate the town.

York Boat River Cruises

York Boat River Cruises

The largest fleet of modern sightseeing boats outside London. Sit back, relax and enjoy York by day or night down the River Ouse.     Visit the website

Walking

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The York Dungeon in York

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Walking and Rambling in Helmsley

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Mountain biking in Helmsley

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Cycling in Helmsley

Cycling in Helmsley

Situated between the North York Moors, The Howardian Hills and the Vale of Pickering, YHA Helmsley is one of the best locations in the country for cycling.

Bird of prey on visitor's arm

National Centre for Birds of Prey

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Malton market day, near Eden Camp

Eden Camp Museum

A modern history themed museum in the grounds of an original WWII prisoner of war camp.

Rievaulx Abbey ruins in North Yorkshire

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