31 days in Northumberland Itinerary

31 days in Northumberland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Holy Island
— 10 nights
2
Seahouses
— 8 nights
3
Hexham
— 12 nights

10
nights
Holy Island

Holy Island ©
Holy Island is known for historic sites, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Lindisfarne Castle, identify plant and animal life at Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin, and examine the collection at Lindisfarne Centre.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Holy Island day trip planning tool.

Newcastle upon Tyne to Holy Island is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. December in Holy Island sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 11th (Tue), you're off to Seahouses.

Things to do in Holy Island

Historic Sites Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Lindisfarne Castle ©
Lindisfarne Castle
Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve ©
Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve

8
nights
Seahouses

Seahouses ©
Seahouses is a large village on the North Northumberland coast in England. Explore Seahouses' surroundings by going to Chillingham Castle (in Alnwick), Cheviot Hills (in Wooler) and Warkworth (Warkworth Golf Club, Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, &more). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, look for gifts at Barter Books, contemplate the waterfront views at Embleton Bay, and take an in-depth tour of Grace Darling Museum.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Seahouses trip planner.

You can drive from Holy Island to Seahouses in an hour. December in Seahouses sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Hexham.

Things to do in Seahouses

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Alnwick, Bamburgh, Amble, Cheviot Hills, Budle Bay
Highlights from your plan
The Alnwick Garden ©
The Alnwick Garden
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

12
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hexham: Kielder (Kielder Observatory, Kielder Water & Forest Park, &more), Bellingham Heritage Centre (in Bellingham) and The Couple Statue (in Newbiggin-by-the-Sea). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Roman Army Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Oswald's Church, contemplate the long history of Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall, and try to win big at Hexham Racecourse.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hexham trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Seahouses to Hexham in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Hexham

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Kielder, Corbridge, Belsay, Haltwhistle, Woodhorn Museum
Highlights from your plan
Vindolanda ©
Vindolanda
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall ©
Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall
Hexham Abbey ©
Hexham Abbey