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5 days - from only £329pp


Hadrian’s Wall and Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle, dating back to the Norman period, is the second-largest inhabited castle in the UK, and has had many uses over the years, from fortress to film set! We also explore Hadrian’s Wall Country and visit a Roman Fort that has stood the test of time, as well as exploring the historic city of Durham.


  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 4 evening meals
  • Local joining points
  • Porterage at the hotel

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to the North East to the Novotel Newcastle Airport, on the outskirts of Newcastle for four nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Alnwick Castle

    We visit the majestic Alnwick Castle, once an important fort and more recently used as one of the settings for the Harry Potter films and Downton Abbey Christmas Specials.

    Explore the exhibitions, museum and State Rooms in this spectacular castle.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Alnwick Castle

    Alnwick Castle

    Included Highlights

    • Alnwick Castle
  • Day 3: Durham

    Visit Durham, home to a magnificent cathedral, historic castle and medieval streets. Bursting with history, this University city is also fashionable and modern and offers something for everyone.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Durham
  • Day 4: Hadrian’s Wall and Chesters Roman Fort

    Walk along the most famous wall in Britain! Named in honour of the emperor who built it, Hadrian’s Wall is a 73-mile long wall built between 122 - 128 AD and the fact that much of it still stands today is a testament to Roman engineering.

    We explore English Heritage’s Chesters Roman Fort, the most complete Roman cavalry fort in Britain.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Hadrian's Wall

    Hadrian's Wall

    Included Highlights

    • Hadrian's Wall and Chesters Roman Fort
  • Day 5:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast


You will stay for four nights at the 4-star Novotel Newcastle Airport Hotel or 4-star Crowne Plaza Hotel. 

Joining points

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