York Floodlit Evening Cruise

Activity code: FCY

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  • Admire York’s historic sites from a different perspective
  • Listen to relaxing swing and jazz background music
  • Enjoy a complimentary glass of prosecco or hot drink
  • On-board bar with refreshments available to purchase


This evening cruise is the perfect way to relax at the end of your day in York. Set sail along the River Ouse and discover the city from a new perspective at twilight. 

Boarding at 8:45pm from the King’s Staith Landing in central York, you’ll embark on your 70-minute circular cruise while enjoying the relaxing mix of jazz and swing background music. The on-board floodlights will illuminate landmarks along the water edge, as you take in the historic sights of York from the top deck.

What’s more, your ticket includes a complimentary glass of Prosecco or a hot drink with a biscuit. Under 18s can enjoy either a hot or soft drink with their biscuit. 

The boat also features an enclosed and heated saloon, rest rooms and a fully stocked bar. You return to the departure location at 10.25pm ready for the rest of your evening in York.

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What's Included in the tour

  • 70-minute river cruise
  • Glass of sparkling wine, or hot drink with a biscuit
  • On-board bar with a wide selection of snacks and beverages

What's Excluded in the tour

  • Transport to and from the port