Date 18/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Durham, Alnwick & Morpeth.
Why not try a short break bringing together the North East destinations of the quintessential old English university city of Durham and Newcastle upon Tyne.
MILLENNIUM COPTHORNE HOTEL, NEWCASTLE
Located in Newcastle Quayside, right in the heart of this vibrant city overlooking the River Tyne. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities. Free Wi-Fi and with a Quay 7 bar and restaurant. Lift.
MONDAY: Depart in the morning to Newcastle arriving at your hotel late afternoon where tea, coffee & biscuits will be served on arrival. Dinner in hotel.
TUESDAY TO THURSDAY:
A day where we head for the coast and South Shields, home of the late Catherine Cookson, continuing past Marsden Bay, Whitburn and Seaburn before making our way inland across to the ancient and historic City of Durham. Which is dominated by the magnificent Norman Cathedral and Castle, high above the River Wear. We then continue late afternoon back to Newcastle.
A day where we take the road north, past Blyth and Ashington, to Able, Warkworth and the historic Alnwick where you will have free time to look around the town, with its mighty castle and obtain lunch before continuing our journey south to Morpeth where we take a short break and continue to our hotel.
A free day to explore and enjoy Newcastle. Just a short walk along the quayside from your hotel is the Millennium ‘Winking Eye’ bridge and Newcastle’s famous quayside. Why not enjoy a riverside stroll before maybe enjoying lunch or even some retail therapy in Eldon Square shopping centre.
FRIDAY: After breakfast journey home arriving at your agreed drop off late afternoon.
SUPPLEMENTS PER PERSON
Single supplement £60.00
Insurance premium £29.50
(payable with deposit)
Price is based on shared twin/double accommodation with en-suite facilities including breakfast, dinner, tea, coffee, biscuits & coach travel.