Newcastle History Tour
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Price From: £35
Duration 2 Hours
The tour is available at 10 am or 2 pm or 4pm.
Immerse yourself in Newcastle's rich past and handsome architecture on a 2-hour walking tour around its historical highlights. As you stroll, learn about the city's Roman, Norman and mercantile history; and admire Greys Monument, Grey Street, the Castle Keep and more.
Hear about the Victorian entrepreneurs who made Newcastle an Industrial Revolution powerhouse, and discover churches, hidden stairways and a medieval monastery. Take in the revamped Quayside, where cutting-edge venues overlook the River Tyne, and absorb the city's vibrant atmosphere, rooted in the famously friendly natures of the Geordie locals.
Included / Exclusions
This tour includes a two hour Historical walk of Newcastle including:
- Newcastle's Quayside
- Newcastle's Castle
- The Bigg Market
It does not include entry to any sites seen on the tour. Your guide can suggest sites and locations to visit as well as restaurants and cafes at the end of your tour.
What to bring
- All weather clothing and walking shoes.
- We also suggest a camera to capture images on the tour.
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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.
Find your next adventure with guided walking tours across Newcastle, Durham, Northumberland and Tyneside, Iles Tours will show you North East England as you've never seen it before.
From one-hour walks to full-day trips, each one of Iles Tours' guided walking tours offers in Newcastle and the North East are an experience to remember.
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