30 days in Northumberland Itinerary

30 days in Northumberland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amble
— 9 nights
2
Hexham
— 10 nights
3
Holy Island
— 9 nights

9
nights
Amble

Amble ©
Amble is a town, civil parish and seaport on the North Sea coast of Northumberland, England. Museum-lovers will get to explore Gallery 45 and House of Hardy Fishing Tackle Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Warkworth Beach and Beadnell Bay Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amble: Linhope Spout (in Ingram), Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury) and National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle (in Craster). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, contemplate the waterfront views at Embleton Bay, step off the mainland to explore Farne Islands, and play a few rounds at Warkworth Golf Club.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Amble visit planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Amble is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Philadelphia to Amble, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder weather when traveling from Philadelphia in June: highs in Amble hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Hexham.

Things to do in Amble

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Alnwick, Morpeth, Wooler, The Couple Statue, Beadnell Bay Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens
Alnwick Castle ©
Alnwick Castle
The Alnwick Garden ©
The Alnwick Garden

10
nights
Hexham

Hexham ©
Hexham is a market town and civil parish in Northumberland, England, south of the River Tyne, and was the administrative centre for the Tynedale district from 1974 to 2009. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vindolanda and Chesters Roman Fort. Let the collections at Roman Army Museum and Allendale Forge Studios capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hexham: Belsay (Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens & Bolam Lake Country Park), Kielder (Kielder Observatory, Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre, &more) and Cawfields Roman Wall (in Haltwhistle). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Oswald's Church, explore the striking landscape of Northumberland National Park, and delve into the distant past at Temple of Mithras, Carrawburgh - Hadrian's Wall.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Hexham route planning app.

Drive from Amble to Hexham in 1.5 hours. June in Hexham sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Holy Island.

Things to do in Hexham

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Kielder, Belsay, Bellingham, Shepherds Dene Retreat House, Close House Golf
Highlights from your plan
Vindolanda ©
Vindolanda
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall ©
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall
Falconry Days ©
Falconry Days

9
nights
Holy Island

Holy Island ©
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lindisfarne Priory and Bamburgh Castle. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Lindisfarne Castle and Berwick-upon-Tweed Barracks and Main Guard. Change things up with a short trip to Paxton House in Berwick upon Tweed (about 34 minutes away).

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Holy Island trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Hexham to Holy Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 30th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Holy Island

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Berwick upon Tweed, Bamburgh
Highlights from your plan
St Aiden Beach ©
St Aiden Beach
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory