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 The Mick Oxley Gallery. Take a break from the city and head to Warkworth Beach and Low Newton by the Sea Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amble: Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury), National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle (in Craster) and Linhope Spout (in Ingram). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, contemplate the waterfront views at Embleton Bay, admire the striking features of National Trust Wallington, and tee off at Warkworth Golf Club.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Amble tour itinerary planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Amble is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. When traveling from Philadelphia in June, plan for cooler days in Amble, with highs around 61°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Hexham.

Things to do in Amble

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Alnwick, Morpeth, Wooler, Cragside House and Gardens, 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 Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall. Let the collections at Roman Army Museum and Bellingham Heritage Centre capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hexham: Kielder (Kielder Observatory, Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre, &more), Belsay (Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens & Bolam Lake Country Park) and Cawfields Roman Wall (in Haltwhistle). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Falconry Days, explore the ancient world of Temple of Mithras, steep yourself in history at Hexham Abbey, and view the masterpieces at Mary Ann Rogers Gallery.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Hexham trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Amble to Hexham takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in June, and nighttime lows around 48°F. 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, Bellingham, Belsay, Vintage at the Tower, Stocksfield Golf Club
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 Bamburgh Castle and Lindisfarne Centre. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Lindisfarne Priory and Lindisfarne Castle. 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 61°F, and evening lows to 49°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