After many years of trying we are delighted to offer this Northumbria tour based at the charming White Swan Hotel set in the centre of the historic market town of Alnwick. With an abundance of fascinating places to visit we have designed an itinerary to show the very best of this stunning region.
The 3 star White Swan Hotel is a charming 300-year-old coaching inn that blends its unique heritage with superb accommodation. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, tea making facilities, hairdryer, safe, iron & ironing board and Wi-Fi. There is no lift but low floor rooms are available.
We travel via Carlisle, Hadrian's Wall and onwards to Alnwick for 4 nights half board accommodation at the White Swan Hotel, located in the centre of town.
The spectacular Northumberland coast features today as we visit Craster, Seahouses and Bamburgh.
We visit Cragside House & Gardens, the family home of Lord Armstrong, Victorian inventor and industrialist. What began as a modest country retreat quickly became one of the most technologically advanced homes of the Victorian age. Later in the day we head for the market town of Morpeth, here we include a quirky visit to the Chantry Bagpipe Museum.
A free day to enjoy Alnwick where today is market day. Visit one of the UK’s most famous the gardens, the iconic castle and don't forget the fascinating Barter Books.
We visit Hexham Abbey, including a guided tour. There will be time for lunch before travelling home, arriving into the local area late afternoon.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver.
EXCURSIONS - entry to Cragside House & Gardens, Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum and a guided tour of Hexham Abbey.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £130.00