Rich in ancient history, romantic ambience and fun activities, York is the perfect destination for couples, families, groups and the solo tripper. Renowned for its exquisite architecture, tangle of quaint cobbled streets, iconic York Minster and wealth of visitor attractions, York is a flourishing city. Delve into the city’s vibrant café culture, take time out to enjoy some of the country’s most talented street entertainers or simply watch the world go by while sipping a drink by the river.
The 35th JORVIK Viking Festival runs from Wednesday 20th February to Wednesday 27th February. Vikings from across the globe will descend on York for the 35th JORVIK Viking Festival to experience over a hundred events exploring different aspects of Norse culture; expect living history encampments, walks, talks and lectures together with dramatic combat performances.This year, we remember legendary Vikings whose role in the sagas is often forgotten – the women who schemed, fought and led their people through turbulent times. Across the city you will discover an exciting programme of events, plus living history encampments, encampments, talks, tours and of course, dramatic combat performances. There is something for everyone at JORVIK Viking Festival.
9am – Coach to depart Oldham Bus station Stand C
10.30am – Arrive in York for free time
4.30pm – Depart York for return journey back to Oldham
6pm – Approx arrival time back in Oldham