Newcastle History Tour - Iles Tours

Newcastle History Tour - Iles Tours

Iles Tours

Available to 28 December 2024

Book now from £35.00

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Take in Newcastle's historical highlights!

Immerse yourself in Newcastle’s rich past and handsome architecture on a 2-hour walking tour around its historical highlights.

As you stroll, learn about the city’s Roman, Norman and mercantile history; and admire Grey’s Monument, Grey Street, the Castle Keep and more. Hear about the Victorian entrepreneurs who made Newcastle an Industrial Revolution powerhouse, and discover churches, hidden stairways and a medieval monastery. Take in the revamped Quayside, where cutting-edge venues overlook the River Tyne, and absorb the city’s vibrant atmosphere, rooted in the famously friendly natures of the ‘Geordie’ locals. 

Destinations on this tour include:

  • Newcastle's Quayside
  • Newcastle's Castle
  • The Bigg Market

Head on a history tour of the city of Newcastle today, or take a look at the other tours available on Iles Tours.

Newcastle upon Tyne,
United Kingdom NE1 5AF
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Newcastle upon Tyne,
United Kingdom NE1 5AF
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People also ask: 

Where are the start and end points for the tour?

  • The tour will both start and finish at Grey’s Monument, which can be found on Blackett Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

What are the age limits for this tour?

  • This tour is suitable for ages 6+.

How long are the tours?

  • Each tour is two hours long.

Does the tour include entry to any of the sites? 

  • This tour does not include entry to any sites that you'll be seeing. Your guide can suggest sites and locations to visit as well as restaurants and cafés at the end of your tour.

What should I wear?

  • All weather clothing and walking shoes. 

Am I allowed to take photographs on the tour? 

  • Yes, you should bring a camera or a phone to capture images of the sights on the tour.

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