Vindolanda is a fascinating Roman fort and settlement lying just to the south of Hadrian's Wall and it makes a perfect destination for our second stop. Grab a ticket today and we'll be excited to take your group around the city on one of our Newcastle Brewery Tours. Further tourist attractions in the Newcastle area include the excavated Roman treasures at Segedunum, steam train rides at both the Bowes Railway and the Tanfield Railway, and plenty of entertainment options at the trendy Customs House, where theatrical shows are regularly staged. As we leave the cathedral and head towards the River Tyne you will be greeted by the newly transformed Quayside, which is lined with stylish hotels, designer bars and restaurants. All access with no airs and graces.
Tom was a terrific host and it was an honour to visit that special pla Very emotional to bring my kiwi boys to my football club. It remains one of Britain's most impressive ruins. Since 2013 we have perfected our five star guided tours that we are renowned for and added to the range of sites and locations we help you explore. . Cherryburn is owned and managed by the National Trust. Visitors arriving in Newcastle are strongly advised to climb aboard a sightseeing bus and tour the city, learning about the attractions en route and enjoying the entertaining commentary. Recent excavations have uncovered numerous buildings and some of the most unusual and well preserved artifacts from the Roman world.
Tremendous insight into the inner workings of a Premier League club Well worth the money to see inside one of the iconic clubs in England. If you would like to book one of our fantastic tours of the City of Newcastle Upon Tyne, or you would like a little more information about one of our tours then please contact us, either by calling on 07780 958679 or by clicking here to contact us and leaving your details. They got it and will remember that day forever. It is one of the best-preserved and still manages to conjure an evocative picture of Roman military life. Newcastle beer tasting and brewery tours Our Newcastle Brewery Tour visits a number of city centre locations to sample the best beer on offer. Throw in a heap of premium restaurants serving foods from all over the world and it's no wonder young partiers choose to blow their hard-earned or not-so-hard-earned cash in Newcastle.
If you would like to book one of our Hadrian's Wall tours, or you would like a little more information about any of our alternative tours then please contact us, either by calling on 07780 958679 or by clicking the website link above. Alternatively, join of walk tour, take a cruise along the River Tyne, spend time shopping in neighbouring Gateshead, or head to a nearby beach at Whitley Bay for an afternoon of sun and sand. Housesteads Roman Fort was one of sixteen permanent bases along Hadrian's Wall. Featuring spectacular views of the coastline, a visitors' centre, a gift shop and a nearby beach, St. These include the which tells you the story of Newcastle from its foundation through to the modern day and our Tour which delves into crime, punishment and shocking acts; explosions and Necromancers! Parts of Hadrian's Wall are still visible today; the line of it stretching from Wallsend in the east to Bowness-on-Solway in the west, and the fortifications continuing down the west coast to Ravenglass. Also popular is the city's Opera House, the Newcastle Playhouse and Gulbenkian Studio Theatre, and the Theatre Royal, where you will likely find something to tempt you out for the evening.
He was very knowledgeable about the club and even though I only went to accompany my partner for his birthday present, it turned out to be a lot better than I thought! Any questions were answered confidently and quickly. Open hours: April to August, daily - 10:00 to 17:00, September to March, daily - 10:00 to 15:30 Admission: charge, discounts available for children and families Theatres Newcastle is home to a number of excellent theatres that regularly host theatrical productions, dramas, comedies, concerts, operas, workshops and exhibitions. While these amenities are certainly a draw for the hipsters and culture-seekers, it's the locals that make Newcastle a truly special place to visit. Our third stop takes us to one of Rome's most northerly outposts, Housesteads Roman Fort. Newcastle Brewery Tours Craft beer tasting experiences available in Newcastle every month! Located in nearby Gateshead, just a short distance from the city itself, the Path Head Water Mill features woodland walks, scenic views, picnic areas and exhibitions of local artefacts.
With lovingly restored steam locomotives, travelling through scenic valleys and beyond Causey Arch, a visitors' centre and seasonal events, Tanfield Railway is within easy reach of the city. Newcastle City Tours are designed to enable you to make the most of your trip to the North East, allowing you to maximise the time you have in the region by providing you with carefully planned tours. With many traditional features, a golden sandy beach, a seafront promenade, a lighthouse, a golf course and a lively nightlife, Whitley Bay appeals to both children and adults. Great present for my partners birthday and fab tour guide! We offer one and two-hour walking tours that are great introductions and a way to see Newcastle for the first time. Attractions at Cherryburn include a large exhibition containing many original works by Berwick, a gift shop, demonstrations, a farmhouse and gardens. Much better than last time I took the tour in 1988. Open hours: daily Admission: charge for some attractions St.
Recently redeveloped at a cost of more than £50 million, the Gateshead Music Centre is home to a wealth of music-related attractions, including a large concert hall with world-class acoustics, a highly regarded music school, studio, practice rooms, cafés, bars and scenic views. With a state-of-the-art cinema, theatre, a large gallery area, a bar and a restaurant, Customs House features regular exhibitions, theatrical performances, dances, concerts, festivals and many seasonal events. Walking tours should usually be booked in advance to ensure your place and tour guides are often locals, with a wealth of knowledge about the area and its buildings. If you get the chance to take this tour - do it! Our third stop will allow you to take in the spectacle of this world-famous football stadium and see the home of many famous Newcastle United players such as Jackie Millburn, Paul Gascoigne and ex-England captain Alan Shearer. What we offer Our day tour and city are perfect for an international traveller to become immersed in our culture and history. They got me to take them to watch the under 23 s at Darlington after that.
Attractions at Segedunum include a museum with many Roman artefacts and hands-on displays, an elaborate reconstruction of an actual Roman Bath building, exhibitions, excavations, a tall viewing tower, a café and a gift shop. Newcastle City Tours offer you the safest and most convenient way of exploring the wonderful city of Newcastle and the surrounding area. Today, Newcastle is a lively and cosmopolitan city that manages to perfectly mix the very best of old and new. Grainger Town Click on the image to view Our exciting tour of Newcastle will allow you to see just how much the city has to offer in term of culture and historic places of interest, taking you to all of the sites that give Newcastle its unique appeal. Visit 4 stops and enjoy a drink in each with a brewery tour at Wylam and a knowledgeable guide to take you round the Toon.
Tom was a true supporter and made me think we were the first people he had shown around. The origins of Newcastle can be traced back to Roman times and the city takes its name from the Norman Castle built by the son of William the Conqueror. We had a lovely tour guide who really made it fun and interesting with a brilliant sense of humour. In the superb site museum, set in charming gardens, you will be able see Roman boots, shoes, armour, jewellery and coins. This area, characterised by the unique Georgian style architecture of Grey Street recently commented upon as being the finest street in England , Clayton Street and Grainger Street, was developed in the early 19th century by Richard Grainger to designs by local architect John Dobson and is the historic heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. When embarking on a journey with us our exceptional customer service and knowledge will open up this region to you as the hidden gem it is.