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Durham Cathedral


    Durham City Half Day Tour

    Price From: From £65 for eight adults.

    Duration: 4 hours


    Durham is one of the most famous cities in the North of England. Sitting under the fantastic Cathedral of Blessed Mary the Virgin and St Cuthbert of Durham and the imposing Castle. This tour gives you an in-depth introduction to this city which has grown around the shrine of its Anglo-Saxon saint, St. Cuthbert. The Bishops of Durham were both church and military leaders defending the North of England from the Scottish threat.

    On this tour will take you on a journey around the capital of the land of the Prince Bishops. We will take you through the Grand Romanesque Cathedral – often described to be the greatest Cathedral in England - explaining the architecture and history of the building before showing you the Open Treasures where the treasures of the Bishop of Durham have been gathered and curated for you to discover.

    Useful Information:

    • Price depends on the size of the group.
    • We will meet at Durham’s Train station at the beginning of this four-hour tour.
    • This tour includes entrance to Durham Cathedral.
    • The tour start at either 9 am or 1 pm and requires pre-booking.
    • What to bring: Walking shoes and all weather clothing.
    • We also suggest a camera to take photos.
    • Includes Entry or admission fee. As a part of this tour, we include a guided tour of Durham Cathedral.


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    Iles Tours

    Step into the story of the North East and go deeper into the history and heritage with Iles Tours who know that the best trips are the ones that live on in the memories that stay with you. That's why Iles Tours doesn't do ordinary walking tours in Newcastle and the North East. Instead, the expert tour guide take you on a journey into the fascinating stories that have shaped England's unique history, people and culture for over 2,000 years and are still unfolding today. You'll have fun, learn new things and come away with a great story to tell after you have experienced a guided tour by Iles Tours.

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