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BOBH - Day Tours of Yorkshire

Coach/Minibus Tour

Visit York Information Centre, 1 Museum Street, York, YO1 7DT

Tel: 01904 550089

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BOBH - Day Tours of Yorkshire

About

We are Yorkshire based tour operators and our business is showing the very best of our beautiful county to visitors from around the UK and all over the world, as well as local residents who want to explore the county. Our friendly, small-group, Guided Day Trips are available as Private Tours (for groups of up to 4, 8 or 16 passengers) from York, Leeds and Harrogate and as regular Public Day Trips from York. Our tours visit the North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales National Parks and Bronte Country, including Whitby, Helmsley, Goathland, Hutton-le-Hole, the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, the Kilburn White Horse, Wensleydale Creamery in Hawes, Bolton Castle, Askrigg, Kettlewell, The Oldest Sweetshop in the World at Pateley Bridge, Haworth, Bolton Abbey, Linton Falls and lots more hidden places! 

SPECIAL OFFER for JULY 2020:-

During the month of July, you can get out into the Yorkshire countryside on your own special North York Moors & Whitby - Private Guided Tour from York for up to 4 people for only £250. Pickup will be at 9.00am from your hotel or other location anywhere in York and you can either follow our standard itinerary below (including Whitby) or just bring along your own picnic and have a day out exploring quiet locations and enjoying the fresh air away from any crowds if you prefer - just talk to our friendly Guide before setting off in the morning about what you would like to see, do and learn more about. This will be a full-day tour, arriving back in York at around 5.00pm. This particular tour is only available for booking through the Visit York Visitor Information Centre, 1 Museum Street, York, so just pop into there to make a booking or call them on 01904 555670. The maximum number of people per tour in July is four and COVID-Secure procedures will be followed, all passengers should bring along a face covering to wear whilst inside the vehicle.

FROM AUGUST 2020:-

All our standard Private Guided Tours from York, Leeds or Harrogate, are available from August, providing the opportunity for your own private group (of up to 4, 8 or 16 people) to explore Yorkshire with a friendly and professional Guide, with pickup from any hotel or other location in York, Harrogate or Leeds.

North York Moors & Whitby - Spend three hours enjoying Whitby on this tour, as well as exploring the scenic and picturesque North York Moors National Park. You will have a full three hours of free time in the fishing port of Whitby on this trip, to see Whitby Abbey (inspiration for the Dracula books), visit the Captain Cook Attractions, shop for some Whitby Jet or Gothic Fashion, sample Fish & Chips from the famous Magpie Café or just enjoy the beach, bustling port and waterfront – the choice is yours! As well as photo stops on the moors, you will also stop at the famous Kilburn White Horse, the market town of Helmsley (with its quaint cafes, shops and medieval castle) and the beautiful, traditional English villages of Goathland (Heartbeat and Harry Potter filming location) and Lealholm (with its stepping stones across the River Esk).

Yorkshire Dales National Park - This tour provides the opportunity to explore the stunning landscape of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, visiting Bolton Castle, Askrigg (filming location for Darrowby in the James Herriot All Creatures Great and Small TV series), Kettlewell (main filming location for the Calendar Girls movie), The Oldest Sweetshop in the World at Pateley Bridge and the traditional Dales Market Town of Hawes, where you will have the opportunity to sample the cheeses at the award winning Wensleydale Creamery, the home of Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese.

Haworth & The Yorkshire Dales - This tour provides the opportunity to explore Bronte Country and the Yorkshire Dales National Park, including the West Yorkshire Pennine Village of Haworth (home to the Bronte Parsonage Museum), Bingley Five Rise Locks (the most spectacular feature of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal), Bolton Abbey (where you will see the stunning setting of the ruins of the 12th Century Augustinian Monastery) and the picture postcard traditional Yorkshire Dales village of Linton with its stone bridges and limestone falls. 

Lump Sum Prices for our Private Tours (for group sizes of up to 4, 8 or 16 passengers) start from just £250 - see our website for details - www.bobholidays.com/tours/private-group-tours/

FROM SEPTEMBER 2020:-

We hope to be able to resume our regular public Day Trips from York from the 1st September. Our public day trips depart from opposite the Dean Court Hotel in Duncombe Place (near York Minster) at 9.00am, return at 5.15pm and cost:-

Adult Ticket - £45

Child Ticket (4-15) - £36

We are the top rated operator of Day Trips from York on TripAdvisor and Certificate of Excellence Winners in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 – click the Reviews Tab to read recent TripAdvisor Reviews.

2020 DayTrip from York Schedule:-

North York Moors, Whitby & The Yorkshire Steam Railway -   Available on MONDAYS, TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS from April to October - IT MAY NOT BE POSSIBLE TO PROVIDE THE STEAM TRAIN RIDE OPTION ON THIS TOUR, BUT WE WILL ENDEAVOUR TO PROVIDE THE OPPORTUNITY TO, AT LEAST, SEE A STEAM TRAIN!

Whitby & The North York Moors - Available on TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS from November – March (not available from mid-December to mid-February due to our winter break) then on WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAYS from April – October.

Yorkshire Dales - Available on WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAYS from March – October and on Wednesdays in November/early-December.

Haworth & The Yorkshire Dales - Available on SUNDAYS and TUESDAYS from March to October and on SUNDAYS in November/early-December. 

We normally operate our public tours with a maximum of 16 passengers but will be reducing this to 10 passengers (socially distanced all in window seats) for the rest of 2020. We like to be comfortable so our Minicoaches are equipped with Air-Con, free WIFI and a separate compartment for any luggage.

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  • SPECIAL OFFER for JULY 2020:-

    During the month of July, you can get out into the Yorkshire countryside on your own special North York Moors & Whitby - Private Guided Tour from York for up to 4 people for only £250. Pickup will be at 9.00am from your hotel or other location anywhere in York and you can either follow our standard itinerary below (including Whitby) or just bring along your own picnic and have a day out exploring quiet locations and enjoying the fresh air away from any crowds if you prefer - just talk to our friendly Guide before setting off in the morning about what you would like to see, do and learn more about. This will be a full-day tour, arriving back in York at around 5.00pm. This particular tour is only available for booking through the Visit York Visitor Information Centre, 1 Museum Street, York, so just pop into their to make a booking or call them on 01904 555670. The maximum number of people per tour in July is four and COVID-Secure procedures will be followed, all passengers should bring along a face covering to wear whilst inside the vehicle.

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Awards

  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Tourism Awards Finalist York Tourism Awards Finalist 2016

Road Directions

Public Day Trips from York depart at 9.00am from opposite the Dean Court Hotel, in the shadow of York Minster near the Visit York Information Centre. The nearest railway station is York, which is 10 minutes walk.

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