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Holy Island and Northumbrian Coast

5 days - from only £359pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Holy Island and Northumbrian Coast

Uncover the rugged beauty of the Northumbrian Coast, famed for its golden sands, history and mystery. Venture out to the remote island of Lindisfarne, also known as Holy Island due to its ancient religious heritage.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 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: Holy Island

    This tiny, 2-sq mile island packs a lot in with religious significance dating back centuries.

    Connected to the mainland by a causeway that is only accessible at low tide, Lindisfarne is much the same as when St. Aidan founded a monastery here in 635 AD. This place of worship, tranquillity and breath-taking beauty remains a place of pilgrimage today, continuing to attract visitors from across the world. Wildlife also flourishes here, admist the ancient ruins.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Holy Island

    Holy Island

    Included Highlights

    • Holy Island
  • Day 3: Durham

    Explore Durham, in the ‘Land of the Prince Bishops’, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    The grand Norman-era Durham Cathedral forms part of the World Heritage Site and towers over the river that runs through the city. There is a plethora of delightful shops and cafes to be discovered in the pedestrianised centre and a fascinating history to be discovered.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Durham

    Durham

    Included Highlights

    • Durham
  • Day 4: Northumbrian Coast

    Today we will take a scenic drive along the beautiful Northumbrian Coast.

    With wide, sandy beaches, quaint villages, and impressive castles, this stretch of coastline is some of the most beautiful in the country. We'll call at pretty Seahouses - a delightful village with a long history of fishing, as we make our way along the coast to Bamburgh, where the majestic castle overlooks a pristine beach of drifting sand dunes.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Northumbrian Coast

    Northumbria Coast

    Included Highlights

    • Northumbrian Coast
  • Day 5:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Itinerary order may vary by departure date due to tidal times and access to Holy Island. Details will be confirmed on your travel itinerary.

Single Room Supplement from £99.00 (5 days).

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to the North East to the Jurys Inn Newcastle for 4 nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Holy Island and Seahouses

    This tiny, 2-sq mile island packs a lot in with religious significance dating back centuries.

    Connected to the mainland by a causeway that is only accessible at low tide, Lindisfarne is much the same as when St. Aidan founded a monastery here in 635 AD.

    We then return via Seahouses, a delightful Northumberland Coast village.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Holy Island

    Holy Island

    Included Highlights

    • Holy Island
  • Day 3: Durham and Newcastle

    Explore Durham, in the ‘Land of the Prince Bishops’, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The grand Norman-era Cathedral dominates the landscape and there is a plethora of delightful shops and cafes to enjoy in the cobbled streets.

    We then return to Newcastle for an afternoon at leisure.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Durham

    Durham

    Included Highlights

    • Durham
  • Day 4: Alnwick & Northumbrian Coast

    Today we visit Alnwick, home to an impressive castle and gardens and is bursting with pretty streets and interesting shops, such as Barter Books, one of the largest second-hand bookshops in Europe.

    We then take a scenic drive along the beautiful Northumbrian Coast.With wide, sandy beaches, quaint villages, and impressive castles, this stretch of coastline is some of the most beautiful in the country.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Northumbrian Coast

    Northumbria Coast

    Included Highlights

    • Northumbrian Coast
  • Day 5:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Itinerary order may vary by departure date due to tidal times and access to Holy Island. Details will be confirmed on your travel itinerary.

Single Room Supplement from £99.00 (5 days).

Hotels

You will stay for four nights at the Novotel Newcastle Airport Hotel, Jurys Inn Newcastle Hotel or Jurys Inn Newcastle-Gateshead. 
  • Jurys Inn Newcastle

    Occupying a sought-after location right in the very heart of vibrant Newcastle, the Jurys Inn Newcastle is a wonderful base for a short break. The hotel is just a short walk from a plethora of shops, bars and restaurants and just a 10-minute walk from Eldon Square and The Gate shopping centres. The contemporary and chic restaurant provides a relaxed and informal atmosphere, offering delectable dishes with a menu to please everyone. The boutique bar offers a range of unique drinks including, of course, the local Newcastle Brown Ale. Enjoy a genuine Geordie welcome at this fantastic hotel!

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath and/or Shower

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price.

See our full list of our joining points.

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