York's Santa Experience at City Cruises


Get ready for an extraordinary Christmas adventure aboard a City Cruises boat, where you'll be joining Santa himself for a magical cruise along the stunning River Ouse!

Elevate your festive celebrations with the renowned City Cruises Santa Experience – one of the best Christmas experiences in York! Explore Santa's North Pole Grotto then step onto the most festively adorned boat in York, accompanied by one of Santa's treasured Elves and the ever-jolly St. Nick himself. This is your chance to bask in the unparalleled joy of Christmas on a truly exceptional Santa experience that stands out as one of the finest in York!

Pre-Booking Only - Presents are prepared well in advance so we can't take walk-ups - book early to guarantee the best price!

To book tickets and for up to date event times please visit https://www.cityexperiences.com/york/city-cruises/santa-cruise-experience/

October 25, 2023 – December 23, 2023

City Cruises York - Kings Staith Landing, King's Staith, York
Carlton K9 June 24 Gerry Slade photography cropped

June 1, 2024 – June 2, 2024

Carlton Towers, Carlton, Yorkshire DN14 9LZ
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April 25, 2024 – October 31, 2024

Captain Cook Museum, Grape Ln, Whitby YO22 4BA
Himalayan Gardens 5

June 26, 2024 – June 26, 2024

The Himalayan Garden and Sculpture Park, Hutts Lane, Ripon HG4 3DA