Full day: Today we head for the picturesque fortress town of Alnwick with a magnificent castle dominating the skyline. Then on to Cragside House, an impressive Victorian mansion built for the first Lord Armstrong and was the first house in the world to have electricity.
Full day: Today’s full day visit to Beamish Open Air Museum is a truly unforgettable experience. Ride on the trams, visit the shops, and walk into houses - all faithfully recreating life at the turn of the century.
Full day: To Hartlepool’s Maritime Experience, a superb re-creation of an 18th century seaport bringing to life the time of Nelson and Napoleon with a selection of historic shops and houses. This afternoon we visit the historic cathedral city of Durham.
Mercure George Washington Hotel
Located five miles outside of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. **** (AA) • Two bars, restaurant • En-suite bedrooms • Indoor swimming pool, gym, beauty salon, 18 hole golf course, free Wi-Fi • Full breakfast and carvery evening dinner plus tea or coffee • One nights entertainment • No lift, all bedrooms are located on the ground and first floor
- Free local joining points
- Collect Coach Miles™
- All coach travel
- Reserved seats on tour coaches
- Tour Manager escorted
- Hotel accomodation and board as stated
- No single room supplement
- Excursions/itinerary as stated
- Admission fees and entertainment if stated
- Complete luggage handling
- Price-Back Insurance Offer