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Old Newcastle walking tour

Availability: From Monday to Saturday
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Discover the history of the northern city
  • Learn all there is to know about St. Nicholas Cathedral, Newcastle’s Castle, the Black Gate, and the Bigg Market
What to expect

In only an hour your guide will help you to scratch beneath the surface of the northern city to discover its history. You’ll be taken right into the historical heart of Newcastle to learn how the original settlement developed into the city it is today. You will learn about St. Nicholas Cathedral, Newcastle’s Castle, the Black Gate, and the Bigg Market, which was one of the city’s thriving medieval markets.

The tour will tell cover from the end of the Ice age to the modern day and show you some of the key sites of the historic core of the city.

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What's included
  • Tour to the city's main attractions
  • English speaking guide
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Children (0-15): reduced

Where
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The Black Gate, Castle Garth which can be found near Newcastle Castle, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

What to remember
  • Dress warmly with waterproofs as the weather is always changeable
  • The terrain on the tour can be uneven and hilly due to Newcastle’s natural topography
  • When booking, please let us know if children under 6 years of age will be travelling with you
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When

From Monday to Saturday at 10am, 11am, 12am, 2pm and 3pm.

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Provider
Iles Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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