York is just 2 hours from London by train so makes a great day trip.   So what you can see in a day?

1. York Minster

A beautiful medieval abbey which was completed in 1472.  It's in the center of the city.

2. Jorvik

learn about vikings who invaded England and then lived in York many centuries ago!

3. Learn about chocolate!

Many famous chocolate brands began life in York so you'll find some yummy chocolate attractions!

4. Walk down The Shambles

York's famous medieval street is full of old buildings and quirky shops for a perfect souvenir

5. Explore Roman ruins

the ruins of an old Roman bath house was found in this building and you can still see them!

6. Walk the city walls

to get a unique view of the city walk the old city walls - don't worry the city isn't too big!

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