David Holt

Regional Qualification(s):




Phone Number(s):

07803605037, 01904426682

Contact guide


I have lived in the wonderful County of Yorkshire for the past 30 years. During this time I have worked as a History Teacher, Lecturer and as a Tour Guide for the National Trust. I have developed a great love of all things " Yorkshire" and look forward to sharing my passion for this County with you.

Personal Interests:

Coach Guiding, York and Minster walking tours, Country and Coastal walks, Historic Houses, Castles and Gardens, Museums and Art Galleries, Literary Yorkshire.

Special Interests:

Walking Tours

Industrial and cultural heritage tours of York, Leeds, Bradford, Sheffield, Hull and all major towns.


Walking tours of the Yorkshire Dales, the North York Moors and Heritage Coast.

Churches & Cathedrals

Accredited guide for York Minster. Tours of all other Yorkshire Cathedrals, Minsters and churches.


Industrial heritage museums throughout the county and all major Art Galleries.

Stately Homes & Country Houses

Guided tours to Historic Houses including Castle Howard and Harewood House, also Castles, Gardens and National Trust properties.


Literary tours, Bronte sisters, Herriot country and other tours tailored to your needs for example Philip Larkin.

Additional Qualifications:

Accredited York Minster Guide

Driver Guide: