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Treasures Of Northumbria

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TGRA8274

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

5 Days | Half Board | by Coach

Highlights: Cragside House & Gardens, Alnwick Castle & Gardens, Hexham

Among the rolling hills of the Cheviots and the valley of the River Tyne lies some of the finest gardens in the country. First we visit the award winning Alnwick Castle & Gardens – the vision and triumphal achievement of the Duchess of Northumberland.

Here the amazing gardens and water features surrounding the majestic castle are almost as well known for being a TV and film location as they are for being a popular tourist attraction. We also explore Cragside House and Gardens, the creation of Lord Armstrong and the first house to have electricity amid wonderful formal and rock gardens, lakes and woodlands.

PRICE FROM ? £459 per person
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Itinerary

Your Excursions

Full day: Today we visit Alnwick Castle and Garden, home of the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland and seat of the Percy family for the past 700 years. Here you can discover the iconic castle, used as a backdrop in many films over the years as well as enjoying the beautiful gardens, the dream of the Duchess of Northumberland and now regarded as one of the finest gardens in Britain.

Half day: We take time to visit nearby Hexham, a charming market town close to the ruins of Hadrian’s Wall and dominated by its stately Abbey and Roman influences.

Full day: A visit to Cragside House & Gardens today, an impressive Victorian mansion built for Lord Armstrong and the first house in the world to have electricity. Enjoy the magnificent gardens, lakes and unique Orchard House, all set over 900 acres.

Everything Included:

  • Free local joining points
  • Collect Coach Miles™
  • All coach travel
  • Reserved seats on tour coaches
  • Tour Manager escorted
  • Hotel accomodation and board as stated
  • No single room supplement
  • Excursions/itinerary as stated
  • Admission fees and entertainment if stated
  • Complete luggage handling
  • Price-Back Insurance Offer

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Accommodation

Clarion Hotel, Boldon

This modern and comfortable hotel is ideally located in South Tyneside, close to the village of Boldon, offering easy access to the many delights of Northumbria.

> Bar, lounge, restaurant > En-suite bedrooms > Free Wi-Fi > Indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, fitness centre > Buffet breakfast and thee course evening dinner plus tea or coffee > Lift Back to top