Things to do in Northumberland

Boasting more castles than any other county in England, there is something truly magical about Northumberland, with a breath-taking natural beauty that needs to be seen to be believed…

Escape the hustle and bustle of city life and embrace the tranquillity of the great outdoors as you explore the stunning county of Northumberland. With some of the most breath-taking countryside, parks and a stunning coastline, you can be sure to enjoy some of the most picturesque walks, strolls or hikes in the UK.

Follow in the footsteps of the Roman’s and meander along the UNESCO site Hadrian’s Wall, visit picture perfect fishing villages and market towns, or uncover the regions rich history with a visit to an excavation site, or one of the many castles dotted along the coast. Take a boat trip to get up close to the regions nature and wildlife

Whether you are looking for a romantic escape or a fun filled family adventure, you can be assured that you will create memories to last a lifetime thanks to Northumberland’s outstanding beauty, a shining jewel in the crown of the region.  


Things to Do for Families ·

Northumberland has something for the whole family. Step back in time to uncover the regions rich heritage, with intriguing stories of Roman soldiers and their families as well as a local celebrated heroine. Discover the varied wildlife with one of the many boat trips and nature trails whilst also taking in the breath-taking scenery of the Northumberland coast and countryside.

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Things to Do for Couples ·

Northumberland’s natural beauty and breath-taking scenery makes it the perfect setting for a romantic stay. Awaken to outstanding views with lush green, rolling countryside as far as the eye can see. Choose from a range of fascinating landmarks and attractions to explore, spend quality time together with an evening under the stars or enjoy relaxing strolls along the picturesque coastline. Whatever your itinerary you can rest assured that Northumberland will deliver a truly unique and unforgettable visit.

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Things to Do for Kids ·

Discover the magic of Northumberland and step into a world of fun and adventure. With a number of castles to explore, your little ones can let their imagination run wild as they encounter Wizards, Knights, Jesters and more. A beautiful coastline of unspoiled sandy stretches and vast countryside provide the perfect environment for the great choice of child-friendly action packed activities on offer in Northumberland, guaranteed to keep the kids smiling all day long.

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