York Afternoon Tea CruiseSt Georges Field Car Park, YO10 4AB

Explore the historic city of York in an unforgettable Afternoon Tea Cruise courtesy of City Cruises, as it travels along the River Ouse while serving sightseers delicious, elegant sweets and savouries.

Climb aboard the prestigious Captain James Cook, a stunning ship that sets sail from King's Staith Landing and guides guests through a unique tour, with added commentary from the Captain. 

The traditional Afternoon Tea includes delicate finger sandwiches, lovingly baked sweet treats such as profiteroles and iced carrot cake squares, plus an array of homemade scones, preserves and jams and refillable tea and coffee.

The cruise lasts 1hr 45 mins and departs from King's Staith Landing at 2:30pm and returns at 4:30pm.

For availability please check the City Cruise website when making a booking.

Unfortunately this venue is not wheelchair accessible. Any disabilities must be disclosed at the time of booking.

  1. Times:

    Afternoon Tea is served 2:30pm to 4:30pm every day

  2. Booking:

    Booking is essential

  3. Nearest railway station:

    York Rail Station

  4. Approach:

    The skipper or crewmember

  5. Where to sit:

    Captain James Cook upper and lower decks

  6. Dress code:

    Smart casual

  7. Children:

    Children of all ages welcome

  8. Music:

    No, though there is a live captain's commentary

  9. Credit cards:

    All major credit cards accepted

  10. Gardens:


  11. Outdoor Seating:

    Open top roof in warm weather

  12. Disabled access:


  13. Dogs:

    Guide dogs only

  14. Gluten free:


  15. Vegan:


  16. Nut free:


  17. Award Winner:


  18. Halal:


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  • Afternoon Tea
    2:30pm to 4:30pm
    Monday - Sunday
per adult£25.00

Cruise & Afternoon Tea


 Cruise operated by our partner

City Cruises