Discover glorious castles and explore the real history behind this breathtaking region when it was the dominant Anglo-Saxon Kingdom of Northumbria with the awe-inspiring capital Bamburgh!
The highlight of your journey is a visit to the cradle of English Christianity – The Holy Island of Lindisfarne. Only reached by a causeway twice daily, the island is of a magical nature with a splendid castle, some marvelous wildlife and England’s first monastery set up by St. Aidan in AD635. Discover the life of this famous monk and the story behind the destruction of this wonderful church.
In the afternoon, why not enjoy a tea along the coast, visit the home of Earl Grey and enjoy one of the finest garden gems at Howick Hall?