7 days  £615

Sun 24th - Sat 30th July 2022

Single Room Supplement £120 

Superior Room Supplement £60pp


The North East features some of the finest scenery in England that is completely unspoiled by humankind. The architecture on this tour only complements the area. From the splendour of Alnwick Castle and the grandeur of Durham Cathedral to the charm of Hexham. All of the excursions visit destinations with an ancient history. Half-board accommodation is provided at the Lumley Castle Hotel near Chester-le-Street. Based in a 14th Century Castle and its original stable block, a unique and memorable experience is to be enjoyed on this holiday. All  uniquely decorated rooms are en suite and feature a TV, tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer and WiFi.


Provisional Itinerary:

Day 1: Early morning departure from the Midlands. We stop for a lunch break just outside Chesterfield. We then continue to Lumley Castle, arriving mid-late afternoon.

Day 2: A leisurely excursion to Durham.

Day 3: Full day excursion to Alnwick. There will be plenty of time to visit the castle and gardens.

Day 4: We head to the charming border towns of Hexham and Corbridge. There will be an opportunity to visit the 'Roman Town' (admission extra).

Day 4: Full day excursion to Barnard Castle and Alston via Teesdale.

Day 6: At leisure in Lumley.

Day 7: Return to the Midlands.