From Scottish Borders to Yorkshire Dales

Mon 02 September 2019

5 days

From Scottish Borders to Yorkshire Dales


A journey of discovery and heritage as we explore the very different regions.
Wild and often mystic Northumberland with its myths and legends are coupled
with County Durham and its medievil city and monastic countryside.
Then we have the Yorkshire Dales an area of outstanding beauty with
its valleys, limestone pavements, caves and pretty villages.
We also visit the more urbanised parts of the region with a cruise on the
River Tyne in Newcastle.

Our itinerary

Day One

We leave Cumbria and head across the Pennines, coffee en route before visiting

the National Railway Museum in Stanley we venture onto our hotel
arriving late afternoon. Dinner is served in the hotel tonight.

Day Two
Today we head north stopping firstly for coffee before we visit Alnwick and an
included visit to the famous Castle. We have time to look around the
historic town before we head up the coast to visit Bamburgh and
Seahouses before we return to our hotel in time for Dinner.

Day Three
Today we visit Hexham with Church and Gaol afterwards we explore Hadrians
Wall country and make a stop in Corbridge before visiting
Northumberlandia later we return to the hotel for Dinner

Day Four
South today firstly to Durhan regarded as one of Europes great
architectural experiences where we have time to spend looking around
the City. We then head into the Yorkshire Dales where we travel
through rolling countryside visiting Wensleydale Creamery before
returning through Barnard Castle and Weardale. Dinner in the hotel

Day Five
We head north and travel through the Scottish Borders as we make our way back
to Cumbria. We have coffee and lunch stops en route arriving back
late afternoon.

Our hotel
The Caledonian Hotel Newcastle, is located in the heart of Jesmond, a
chic and leafy area, only one mile from Newcastle city centre with a
vibrant cafe and bar culture, the hotel itself combines Georgian
architecture with a contemporary edge having recently been
refurbished and has 91 bedrooms.

Package includes
4 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast in the Caledonian Hotel Jesmond,
1 Hour River Tyne Cruise
Visit to Alnwick Castle
Visit to Wensleydale Creamery
Guided Tour
Visits to Hexham, Corbridge, Durham, Bamburgh, Seahouses, Hadrians Wall and
Scottish Borders
2 Nights entertainment in hotel
Executive Coach Travel throughout

£324.00 per person based on two passengers sharing a twin or double bedroom
Single supplement £65.00

2 September 2019 (5 days)

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