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York Tour Operators’ Guild

The York Commercial Tour Operators’ Guild was formed on 13th January 2014.


The Guild was formed to establish, maintain and raise standards of professional tour guiding in York.

The Guild has the following aims:

  • To set compulsory standards for its member organisations with regards to Public Liability and Employee Liability INSURANCE.
  • To lobby local government, national government and various tourism bodies, on issues affecting tourism in York to maintain and enhance the tourist environment in the city.
  • To be a forum for discussing important issues affecting York’s tourism economy.
  • To promote quality and safety standards within tour guiding in York.

Why Choose A Member Of YTOG?

Why choose a member of the York Tour Operators’ Guild?


By choosing to book a tour or activity with any of our members, you can be confident that you will receive a quality experience.


If you require guides who are entertaining, informative, punctual, reliable and professional, you need to look no further than The York Tour Operators’ Guild.


Our logo is well recognised as a symbol of excellence.


The York Tour Operators' Guild has 5 members to date

Exploring York
Sort York
Travellers In Time
York & More


Yorktour: www.yorktour.com

York’s Sightseeing walk for visiting groups. 40 years experience guiding british and international groups – with qualified English, German, French and other language guides.

For tourist, business and school groups.

01904 630275 | 07963 791937 | info@yorktour.com

Exploring York

Exploring York: www.exploringyork.com

Let us create an entertaining and informative guided tour of York for yourself or a group.

Tours for private individuals, leisure groups, business visitors, Schools and Colleges.

Tours from 1 hour to all day.

All major languages available.

Fully managed Treasure hunts also available for corporate events, parties or educational visits.

(0)7981 242 764 info@exploringyork.com

Sort York

Sort York:

Specialising in driving tours of Yorkshire, Cumbria and Northumberland, our tours are totally bespoke and tailored to your requirements.

Popular outings include the North Yorkshire Moors, Whitby and Castle Howard, The Yorkshire Dales (James Herriot country), Haworth and Bronte Parsonage, Lake Windermere and Hadrian's wall.

City and airport transfers also available.

07855 097338 | info@sortyork.com

Travellers In Time

Travellers In Time: www.york-tours.co.uk

All my tours are tailor made to the clients requirements.

Both for school children (as all national curriculum stages can be covered) and for adults just wishing to familiarise themselves with York.

Tours usually last 2 hours.

For small or large groups.
Tours can be arranged in French or German and are competitively priced.

01904 644951 | 07956 497061 | patricia@york-guides.uk(Incorporating Travellersintime)

York & More

York & More Ltd Multi Lingual Tour Guide Services

Multilingual tour guide service, offering walking tours in York tailored to your requirements in English, German, Dutch, French, Turkish and Arabic.

0044 (0)1904 415 478 | 0044 (0)7967 619 195 | yorkandmore@btinternet.com

York Tour Guides


The York Tour Operator’s Guild is a member of Visit York in good standing.

The members of The York Tour Operator’s Guild offer guided tours of York and Yorkshire in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Dutch, German, Turkish, Arabic and Chinese.

If you are interested in exploring and discovering the history and beauty of York, whether on your own or with a tour group, please check out these 6 experienced and highly praised tour guiding organisations.

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