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City Cruises York

City Cruises York are open from the 4th July and have Visit Britain Good To Go and AA “COVID-19 Confident” accreditation. Find out more here.

Cruise Along The Beautiful River Ouse With City Cruises York

Choose from a number of family friendly cruises and sail right through the heart of the city.

Sit back and relax on a daytime or evening sightseeing cruise whilst your little ones learn about York’s fascinating and colourful history in the Captain’s live commentary. Alternatively, take the helm of your own self-drive Red Boat as you plot a course along the same route navigated by the Vikings over 1,000 years ago!!

City Cruises York also operate seasonal cruises and offerings throughout the year. We look forward to welcoming you and your little shipmates aboard!

City Cruises York are operating daytime sightseeing cruises daily nearly all year round (closed 24th to 26th December).

Daily highlights include:

  • At least 4 daytime sightseeing cruises
  • Self drive boats available to hire every day from 15 March to 1 November 2020
  • Live commentary delivered by a local Captain whilst they steer you along the Ouse
  • All boats have toilet and bar facilities
  • You are welcome to bring a picnic with you to enjoy on a sightseeing cruise or self drive boat
  • A warm and friendly welcome every time

Self-drive Red Boats are now available to book online, avoid the queues by reserving a boat at the best time for you.

Enjoy a Leisurely Lunch with City Cruises York

Join City Cruises York for a delightful 1 hour and 30 minute cruise and enjoy a delicious 2 course, buffet-style lunch served on board the Captain James Cook.

Advance booking is essential (bookings on the day are subject to availability).

Find out more here.

Afternoon Tea with City Cruises York

Join City Cruises York for a delightful 1 hour and 30 minute cruise with a selection of dainty home-made sandwiches, fruit scone with preserve & cream and delicious finger deserts. All served with freshly brewed tea and coffee.

Find out more here.

To find out more, visit City Cruises York's website.


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