GIAG - Day Trip to York

Give it a Go! Join us for a day out in York!


Free with Welcomefest wristband (Welcomefest wristband T&C's Apply) or only £6 per ticket without wristband Usual Price including coach transport £12

Rich in ancient history, romantic ambience and fun activities, York is the perfect day trip destination to get away and see something new. Renowned for its exquisite architecture, tangle of quaint cobbled streets, iconic York Minster and wealth of visitor attractions, York is a flourishing city, with great shopping opportunities and a host of delicious places to eat.

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.

Visitors to York can enjoy hundreds of attractions, museums, historic buildings, tours, shops, restaurants and bars within the compact walled city.

Suggestions of things to do include York Minster, National Railways Museum, York Dungeons, Clifford’s Tower, York Castle Museum, Henry VII Experience at Micklegate Bar, the York Chocolate Experience, Yorkshire Museum, York has excellent shopping and eating. Look on Trip Advisor or individual attraction websites for more information. All activities in York may incur an additional charge and are to be organised by the student as an individual.


This event is included in the WelcomeFest wristband on a first come, first served basis. Tickets may also be purchased separately for those who have not bought a WelcomeFest wristband.Tickets are not available online during the WelcomeFest period. Please collect in person from the Students Union reception between 10am - 4pm from Monday to Friday.


Transport is provided for this event.

Transport from HUU:

When buying/collecting your ticket from HUU reception please state you would like to depart from HUU. Meet at the Students' Union Reception at 10.45am to travel to York by coach. The coach will leave York at 5pm and will return to the Students' Union building for around 6.30pm.

Transport from the Lawns:

When buying/collecting your ticket from HUU reception please state you would like to depart from The Lawns. Meet at the Lawns bus stop at 11am to travel to York by coach. The coach will leave York at 5pm and will return to The Lawns for around 6.30pm.

The coach cannot wait for latecomers at any of the pick up points

We will arrive at York around 12.30pm and you will have the day free to do whatever you wish.


Your Union endeavours to make all activities accessible to all wherever possible, however please contact the Student Activities Co-ordinator on (01482) 466297 if you have any specific access requirements or questions about access to this event.


Date Venue Price  
Sunday 24th September 2017, 11:00 am York N/A