Things to do for Couples in Northumberland

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.


The Alnwick Garden ·

Greenwell Road, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1HB

Discover the peaceful haven that is Alnwick Garden as you meander amongst roses, cherry blossom and the Ornamental Garden. Take in 12 acres of magnificent gardens as well as the worlds largest Tai Haku Cherry Orchard and a Grand Cascade consisting of 120 water jets! Why not finish the day with a romantic dinner for two in the magnificent Treehouse restaurant nestled within the tree tops for a unique and memorable experience.


An Evening under the Stars ·

Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1EJ

Take time out with a loved one at Kielder Observatory to discover and appreciate the natural beauty of the universe. Hidden away from city lights and pollution, the astronomical observatory dome offers views under some of the darkest skies in the world, where you’ll find ‘’infinite inspiration’’ under breath taking sparkling stars and mesmerizing consolations.


Walk Hadrian’s Wall ·


Explore a World Heritage Site and follow in the footsteps of Romans with a hike along Hadrian’s Wall. Visit Sycamore Gap, featured in the ‘Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves’ movie and take in the breath taking views from Steel Rigg and Housesteads. The Hadrian’s Wall Path National Trail is an 84-mile long-distance footpath, but a range of shorter routes are also available where you can still soak up the stunning scenery and intriguing history.


Northumberlandia ·

Blagdon Lane, Cramlington, Northumberland, NE23 8AU

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and take some time to enjoy a relaxing stroll together at Northumberlandia, a 19- hectare free park set within Northumberland’s stunning countryside. The centre piece of the park is ‘The Lady of The north’ a human landform sculpture of a reclining lady which covers a quarter of a mile, with 4 miles of footpaths around this unique piece of public art.


Bamburgh Castle ·

Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69 7DF

Bamburgh Castle is one of the largest inhabited castles in the country, standing proud against the backdrop of the stunning Northumbrian coast. Discover the castles majestic beauty as well as fascinating ghost stories, legends and myths. Why not complete your day up with a relaxing stroll to appreciate the natural beauty of the Northumbrian coastline and cosy up for a hearty pub lunch for two in a nearby traditional British pub.