6 days in Northumberland Itinerary

6 days in Northumberland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Helensburgh
Drive:  6 h 45 min
1
Seahouses
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
2
Alnwick
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Morpeth
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h 15 min
End: Helensburgh

1
night
Seahouses

Seahouses ©
Seahouses is a large village on the North Northumberland coast in England. Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): look for gifts at Swallow Fish, look for all kinds of wild species at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Seahouses travel route planner.

Helensburgh to Seahouses is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In July in Seahouses, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Alnwick.

Things to do in Seahouses

Parks Wildlife Tours
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Swallow Fish ©
Swallow Fish

1
night
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at The Old School Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Embleton Bay, thenkick back and relax at Low Newton by the Sea Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Branton Lakes Nature Reserve. Here are some ideas for day two: get your bearings at Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre - Northumberland Wildlife Trust, take in the dramatic scenery at Linhope Spout, and then identify plant and animal life at College Valley Estate.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Alnwick attractions planner.

Alnwick is very close to Seahouses. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Morpeth.

Things to do in Alnwick

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

College Valley Estate, Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre - Northumberland Wildlife Trust
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Embleton Bay ©
Embleton Bay
Low Newton by the Sea Beach ©
Low Newton by the Sea Beach

3
nights
Morpeth

Morpeth ©
Morpeth is a historic market town in the north-east of England, lying on the River Wansbeck. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of St Robert of Newminster, admire the landmark architecture of National Trust Wallington, thenrelax in the rural setting at Whitehouse Farm Centre, and finally stroll through Long Sands Beach. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cool off at Kielder Waterside, thenidentify plant and animal life at Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre, and then trek along Hareshaw Linn.

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Morpeth is just a short distance from Alnwick. In August, daytime highs in Morpeth are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Morpeth

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Kielder, Hareshaw Linn, Falconry Days, Long Sands Beach
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Falconry Days ©
Falconry Days
Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre ©
Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre
Long Sands Beach ©
Long Sands Beach

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