We are pleased to introduce a new hotel on our popular tours to the North East of England. The Little Haven Hotel in South Shields boasts extensive views of the busy Tyne, and is ideally located as we explore Newcastle and the county of Northumberland. We journey north passing Hadrian’s Wall, include a visit to Alnwick and return via Durham.
The 3 star Little Haven Hotel is located on the beachfront in South Shields at the mouth of the River Tyne. All the en suite bedrooms offer telephone, TV, Wi-Fi, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, tea making facilities. There is a lift.
We travel to Houghton Hall Garden Centre, Carlisle for a break. We continue via Hadrian`s wall on our way to historic Hexham. Later we continue to South Shields for 4 nights half board accommodation at The Little Haven Hotel.
We transfer into Newcastle, we are joined by a local guide for a city tour. At midday we join the River Escapes Cruise to sail from 'quay to sea'. This 3 hour cruise is a fantastic way to see the changing face of the river from the best vantage point in town. You will cruise beneath the Millennium Bridge all the way to Tynemouth and return.
We visit Hartlepool’s Maritime Experience, a re-creation of an 18th century seaport, bringing to life the time of Nelson, Napoleon and the Battle of Trafalgar. We return to South Shields with free time in our home resort.
We visit Alnwick, today is market day. In the afternoon we include entry to Alnwick Gardens, it boasts a landscape with amazing fountains, plants from all over the world and areas to relax and enjoy this magical place.
We travel to Durham with free time before continuing home, arriving into our local area late afternoon.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver, Services of a guide in Newcastle, Excursions - river cruise and entry to Alnwick Gardens and Hartlepool Maritime Experience.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £60.00