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Durham & Christmas At Beamish

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TCAL6074

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

3 days

3 Days Away#2 For 1 Bar

A terrific three day festive break as we enjoy the sights and landmarks of historic Durham city – with its ancient streets clustered beneath the magnificent Cathedral – along with an inclusive visit to the award-winning Beamish Museum at this very special time of year.

PRICE FROM ? £159 per person
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Itinerary

What's Included?

  • Coach travel with reserved seating throughout
  • Two nights’ dinner, bed and breakfast at the Britannia Hotel, Newcastle
  • "2 for 1" bar for three hours each evening with a choice of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks
  • Included visit to historic Durham
  • Included visit to Beamish to enjoy the fabulous Christmas decorations in this lovely setting
  • Included visit to vibrant Newcastle – perfect for that special Christmas shopping.

Durham

Durham

Durham, a beautiful historic city in the North East of England, dating back to the Roman times.

Known for its superb architecture, vibrant culture and rich history, Durham is a popular holiday destination with many fantastic attractions. 

Discover Durham Cathedral, one of the most impressive cathedrals in the world, with its 1,000-year history and stunning collections of manuscripts, embroideries, and other historic objects. It’s also a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site with beautiful Norman architecture and spectacular stained-glass windows.

Explore other iconic landmarks in the city, such as the 11th century Durham Castle and the medieval Durham City Walls. These fascinating attractions provide a unique insight into the history of the city, offering a glimpse into the lives of people who once lived there. Take a stroll around the quaint cobbled streets, exploring the shops, museums and art galleries, before relaxing with a drink in a cosy pub.

The city is known for its thriving arts scene, with several cultural festivals taking place throughout the year. Durham is a wonderful destination for a coach holiday, whether you’re interested in history, the arts, or you’re looking for a relaxing break away in an attractive city.

The Beamish Open Air Museum

The Beamish Open Air Museum

Step back in time to see for yourself what life was like in the North East at Beamish, one of Durham's hottest tourist attractions.

Beamish is a living and working open-air museum which transports you back to the 1820s, 1910s and 1940s to celebrate the region's rich heritage, brought to life by people dressed in authentic costumes.

Durham & Beamish - Carousel

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Accommodation

The Britannia Hotel, Newcastle The Britannia Hotel, Newcastle

Enjoy a splendid break at the Britannia Hotel, Newcastle, promising a warm welcome and a high standard of accommodation and service, all well located for our inclusive itinerary

Hotel features: All bedrooms with en-suite facilities, TV & tea/coffee making facilities • Bar with a wide range of beverages • Lounge • Restaurant • Free Wi-Fi in public areas * Wi-Fi available in bedrooms • Lift to all floors.

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