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Delightful Durham Dales & Beamish

Discover the beauty of the Durham Dales and the award winning Beamish Open Air Museum.

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Discover the beauty of the Durham Dales, with stunning scenery, historic towns and the amazing, award-winning Beamish Open Air Museum.


At a glance:

  • Beamish Open Air Museum

  • Bowes Museum

  • Barnard Castle

  • Durham

  • Home pick up

Day 1:

Following collection from home, travel to Durham and the Redworth Hotel for a four night stay with dinner, bed and breakfast and tea or coffee served on arrival.


Day 2:

Travel north to the famous Beamish Open Air Museum, capturing the spirit of the North East in the 1800's and 1900's. Attractions include a restored tram and replica bus rides, authentic town street, colliery village, mine, old fashioned sweet shop, working farm and steam locomotives.

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Day 3:

Visit the ancient and historic City of Durham, acclaimed as a World Heritage Site and dominated by the magnificent Norman cathedral and castle, high above the River Wear. Explore the city with its labyrinth of little streets and alleyways, or maybe take a stroll by the river.

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Day 4:

Drive to the market town of Barnard Castle, known as 'Barny' to the locals. Discover where Dickens immortalised 'Dothboys Hall', take a look at Cromwell's refuge, browse around the antique shops or visit the castle itself, high above the Tees. Later, visit Bowes Museum, a grand French-style chateau, offering a superb collection including the amazing Silver Swan which majestically swoops down to collect a silver fish, a feat of mechanical engineering and a sheer delight to watch.

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Day 5:

Travel back to East Anglia where the door to door collection service will be waiting to return you home.


B=Breakfast Included, D=Evening Meal Included

Redworth Hall Hotel, Durham

Surrounded by landscaped gardens and woodland, the Redworth Hotel is a stunning Jacobite house offering a traditional atmosphere with a modern twist.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Ardleigh Crown Ardleigh Crown Public House
Beacon Hill Services Beacon Hill Services Lorry Park
Bramford, Angel PH Bramford, Angel Public House
Bury St Edmunds Bus Stn Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station, Stand 9
Capel St Mary (North) Capel St Mary White Horse Public House
Setdown Point:Capel St Mary National Exp StopSouth
Chelmsford Services Chelmsford Springfield Services
Lorry Park (Off A12)
Claydon Crown Claydon Crown Public House Lay By
Colchester North Rail Stn Colchester North Rail Station
Combs Bus Shelter Combs Bus Shelter, Ipswich Road (Opp. Esso Garage)
Copdock - Tescos Copdock Mill, Tesco Superstore Front Exit Bus Stop
Debenham Angel Debenham Angel Public House
Diss Bus Station Diss Bus Station
Eye Town Hall Eye Town Hall
Felixstowe Coach Park Felixstowe Coach Park, Garrison Lane, Felixstowe,
IP11 7SJ
Felixstowe Gt Eastern Sq Felixstowe Great Eastern Square
Ipswich, West End Rd Ipswich,West End Road Car Park
Kelvedon - The Tavern Kelvedon The Tavern, High Street/Station Road
Long Stratton Long Stratton Police Station
Mendlesham Kings Head Mendlesham, Kings Head Public House,
Mendlesham, Denters Hill Mendlesham, Denters Hill
Needham Market - Swan Needham Market, Swan Public House,
Newmarket Bus Station Newmarket Bus Station
Norwich - Castle Meadow Norwich, Castle Meadow,(Outside Galloway Office)
Redenhall/Station Road Junction of Redenhall Road/Station Road Harleston
(Old Duke William PH) IP20 0LB
Scole - Scole Engineering Outside Scole Engineering Garage, Scole
Sproughton Sproughton, Wild Man Public House
Stowmarket Railway Stn Stowmarket Railway Station
Stowupland Dents Corner Stowupland, Dents Corner,
Tollgate McDonalds Stanway, Mc Donalds Bus Stop, Tollgate, CO3 8RG
Witham Old Post Office Witham Old Post Bus Stop - Sorting Office
(NOT McColls Store)
Woolpit Church Woolpit Church

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