Durham, Beamish And Kynren
- Duration: 3 days
- Board Basis: Half Board
- Tour Ref: D2TANG3848
- Travel Type: Coach
3 Day Tour No AB2110
A whistle stop tour of 2,000 years of history. Travel to Tyne and Wear to experience the Kynren, UK’s ‘must see’ spectacular outdoor live action show, now in its 7th year.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
ImageKynren courtesy of Eleven Arches
Included in CostIncluded in Cost
- Coach travel
- 2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
- entrance to Kynren with standard seating
ImageDurham Cathedral by Glen Bowman
Day 1 Morning departure for the journey north to Tyne and Wear and the hotel for a two night stay.
Day 2 This morning you will visit the Cathedral city of Durham with free time to explore its independent shops or visit the world-famous Durham Cathedral. You will return to the hotel for an early dinner before heading to Bishop Auckland where you can take your seat to watch the Kynren – an epic tale of England – This 90-minute spectacular open-air show begins at dusk and ends in starlight and takes the audience on a journey through 2,000 years of British history, myth and legend. A cast and crew of 1000 bring epic dance routines, re-enacted battle scenes, flamboyant special effects, stunning pyrotechnics and an original soundtrack all of which will take your breath away. After the show you will return to the hotel.
Please note: Appropriate dress for the weather is recommended. Umbrellas are not permitted due to viewing restrictions. No food or drink permitted and no large bags and all are subject to security checks. This is an open air performance commencing at 20.30 hours.
Day 3 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey.Back to top
Hotel Holiday Inn Washington Tyne & Wear
A bargain hotel with a warm welcome near Newcastle, just off the A1 motorway and a good base to explore the surrounding area. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, WiFi and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift, bar/lounge, restaurant and fitness centre.
Single room supplement £40
Holiday insurance £16.00 (70 years and over £26.50)