As well as benefiting from being beautiful, York also has a vibrant culture of chic cafes, festivals, galleries and theatres which any hen party will instantly fall in love with, as well as the stunning River Ouse perfect for boat trips and evening cruises during the summer months. When night falls, take a stroll along the river and stop off for dinner – York has loads of great pubs and restaurants at its edge or head to the Swinegate area where restaurants serving every type of food await. Hit the pubs and bars in buzzing Micklegate as the hen night kicks off or if its classy bars you're looking for then head to Coney Street however, save some energy for the clubs because whether it's cheesy eighties sounds or deeply hip dubstep you're after, you'll find it here.
Girls donít leave the boys to have fun at the races, brush off those posh hats and get out the Pimms while you enjoy a truly British sophisticated day.
Not only have you got an abundance of boutique shops down the small cobbled streets of York, but donít forget to take a look at the open air market to get all the deals with over 100 stalls you might need more room in your luggage!
York is one of the most popular places for pampering! If you want a relaxing massage then get in line because all the top spas get booked a year in advance, so call up straight away and get your 30 minutes of heaven pencilled in before someone else does.
Check out Bettyís tea rooms, locally famous for its coffee and atmosphere.
If you really want to appreciate the beautiful river in York, but still want a bit of a party then take an evening party cruise. Not only will you have the chance to ponder on the beauty of the river edge with all the lights but you can have a bit of a BBQ and dance while you do it. When you have this on offer why go to a normal club?