Mountain Goat Tours

Coach/Minibus Tour

Minster Yard, YORK, North Yorkshire, YO1 7HH

Tel: 01904 405341

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Photo Stop at Ribblehead Viaduct


Explore the historic county of Yorkshire with Mountain Goat Tours, home to outstanding scenery, rich culture, and rugged countryside. We will take you off the beaten track to discover the hidden gems. 

We have over 48 years’ experience providing day tours of the North of England's most beautiful and historic areas. Using Mercedes 16 seater mini-coaches and knowledgeable driver/guides we provide daily tours to the North Yorkshire Moors, Yorkshire Dales, Bronte Country, The Lake District and beyond.

So join us on one of our scheduled tours, sit back and relax as our team of friendly driver-guides take you on an exploration of the region’s most incredible landscapes, historic sites, quaint towns and villages.

Independent travellers are welcome to join us on our daily departures from Duncombe Place, York, Y01 7EF next to York Minster.

Covid-19 update

From 4th July 2020 we are operating socially distanced scheduled tours with reduced capacity with 8 passengers onboard a 16-Seater Mini-coach, face masks are required on our scheduled tours which are freely available along with hand sanitiser. Our fleet of executive vehicles will be sanitised before the start of each tour as well as during the tour whilst passengers take time off the vehicle. Our driver-guides will be conducting additional deep cleaning and disinfection of handrails, door handles, seats, and overhead compartments on a daily basis.

From the 4th July we are operating a reduced number of scheduled tours which include our Yorkshire Dales & the North York Moors & Whitby which depart on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sundays until 31st October. 

Private toursexclusive hire are also available including airport, wedding or leisure transfers. Receive a quick no obligation quotation today.

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Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year

* Tours Depart from Duncombe Place at 09.15
Lake District tour departs at 08.00


  • Yorkshire Dales Traffic Jam
  • Hardraw Force
  • Lake District


Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

COVID-19 Response

  • 1m distancing in place
  • Advance booking essential
  • Capacity limit
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Face mask essential (provided)
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Online booking possible
  • Open now
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands


  • Guided tours for groups

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Guided tours for individuals
  • Smoking not allowed

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Road Directions

Tours depart daily from Duncombe place, opposite the Dean Court Hotel.  Accessible by Public Transport: York station is under 10 minutes walk away

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