Northumberland Castles and Battles - 2 Day Tour
2 Day
Castles Northumberland and Battles

2 day Tour

Discover Castles of Northumberland

Embark on an extraordinary journey through the heart of Northumberland's storied past with our exclusive Castles and Battles Tour.

This captivating two-day adventure immerses you in the rich history and stunning landscapes of Northumberland. Furthermore, focusing on the captivating castles that have witnessed centuries of epic battles.

Starting at the magnificent Warkworth Castle and winding through Alnwick Castle, Bamburgh Castle, and beyond. Next, you'll delve deep into the tales of kings, knights, and warriors who once roamed these hallowed grounds. As you explore Lindisfarne Castle, Norham Castle, Etal Castle, and the battlefields of Flodden Fields, you'll uncover the dramatic history of Anglo-Scottish conflicts that shaped the region.

Concluding at the enigmatic Chillingham Castle, known for its haunting mysteries. This castles of Northumberland tour offers a unique blend of history and natural beauty. Moreover, all while traveling in luxury in our Mercedes fleet, complete with free Wi-Fi for instant sharing of your adventures. Join us on this remarkable expedition to discover the essence of Northumberland's castles, battles, and breath-taking landscapes.

Important information: Your preferred drop off and collection point will be agreed with your driver prior to the tour start date.

Tour includes

Price from: £475.00 per day

Tour vehicle

Private chauffeur guide

Free bottled water

Day 1

Warkworth Castle, Alnwick Castle,
Bamburgh Castle, Holy Island,
Lindisfarne Castle, Lindisfarne Priory

Day 2

Norham Castle, Ford Castle,
Flodden Fields, Chillingham Castle

Day 1

Discovering Northumberland’s Castles and Battles

Embark on an unforgettable journey  through Northumberland’s rich history, with an adventure which begins at Warkworth Castle.

This immersive experience will take you on a captivating adventure through the stunning landscapes and coastal wonders of Northumberland. Next, while delving deep into the stories of its magnificent castles and battles. Our tour ensures a minimum of 8 hours, allowing ample time for you to savour a traditional English pub lunch.

Warkworth Castle, Alnwick Castle and Bamburgh Castle

Your adventure begins at Warkworth Castle, perched majestically overlooking the River Coquet, an essential waterway connecting the castle to the sea.

From there, we journey to Alnwick Castle, a formidable fortress that witnessed two historic battles, altering the course of history.

Our next destination is Bamburgh Castle, one of the largest inhabited castles in the country, with a storied past of Viking raids and War of the Roses intrigue.

We journey on to Holy Island

Continuing our journey, we arrive at Holy Island, where Lindisfarne Castle and Lindisfarne Priory, once the heart of Anglo-Saxon Christianity, await your exploration. You’ll spend the night in this captivating area, immersing yourself in its unique atmosphere.

Day 2

Unveiling the Castles and Battles Tour Legacy

Day two commences at Norham Castle, a formidable stronghold on the banks of the River Tweed

Norham Castle

Day two commences at Norham Castle, a formidable stronghold on the banks of the River Tweed, witness to centuries of Anglo-Scottish conflicts. Etal Castle, built to thwart Scottish raids, follows, with a history that includes a takeover by James VI’s Scottish Army in 1513.

Ford Castle

Our next stop is Ford Castle, significant in the lead-up to the Battle of Flodden Fields in 1513, a pivotal moment in Anglo-Scottish history. We visit the battlefield itself, where the infamous battle unfolded, leaving a legacy of tragedy for the Scots.

Chillingham Castle

Concluding our tour is Chillingham Castle, an imposing fortress owned by the Earls of Grey since 1246. Renowned for its dungeons and torture chambers, it also boasts a reputation as Britain’s most haunted castle.

As your journey comes to an end, our dedicated chauffeur guide will safely return you to your chosen location.


Our Castles and Battles Tour in Northumberland?

Our two-day chauffeur-guided Castles and Battles Tour in Northumberland is a historical enthusiast’s dream, offering a glimpse into over a thousand years of English history.

Immerse yourself in epic battles and relive the past within these ancient castles. Northumberland’s natural beauty, showcased throughout your two days, will leave you enchanted.

Travel in style and comfort in our luxurious fleet of Mercedes vehicles, complete with free onboard Wi-Fi. Share your remarkable experiences on social media without delay and let the world envy your unforgettable journey through the castles of Northumberland.

Join us for a one-of-a-kind adventure that will transport you through time and leave you with lasting memories of Northumberland’s castles, battles, and breath-taking landscapes. Book your Castles and Battles Tour now and make history come alive.

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