Mercury Jets offers private jet charter services to and from York, UK. Situated 23 miles northeast of Leeds, 58 miles northeast of Manchester and 175 miles northwest of London, York is a city in northern England located at the confluence of the Rivers Foss and Ouse. It is the seat of the Archbishop of York and is well known for its majestic cathedral, York Minster. The city of York is the major industrial, transportation, business and service center. Its economy is mainly supported by financial services, education, health, telecommunications, tourism and retail, chocolate manufacturing, construction, engineering and scientific products.
With its beautiful buildings, historical places, and winding narrow, medieval streets, York has been a popular tourist destination for centuries and nowadays is one of the most compelling cities in UK. With a great variety of cultural attractions, vibrant arts scene and many events, York is a cultural capital in the north of England. The most famous places of interest are the Shambles, York Castle Museum, York Art Gallery, York Minster, Jorvik Viking Centre, York Maze, York City Walls, Grand Opera House, Castle Howard, Fairfax House, Treasurer’s House, and many others. The city of York is home to many events and festivals all year round, such as the York Festival of Traditional Dance, the Viking Festival and the Work Beer & Cider Festival. There are many entertaining cultural events, historic landmarks, shops, restaurants, bars and clubs. Having a well developed system of transportation York provides its tourists easy access to the city or other destinations around England.