Peterlee Vacation Packages
Peterlee is a great place to base yourself in Durham as many of the city’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s list is the fabulous Hartlepool Maritime Experience and the much-loved Monkey Statue. Also worth checking out are the Durham Botanic Garden and the Durham Heritage Centre and Museum.
There are plenty of unique cultural attractions in and around Peterlee. In particular, you should make sure you check out Oriental Museum, the National Glass Centre in Sunderland and Sunderland Museum. Aspiring artists should see the local artwork and other exhibits at the Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art in Sunderland.
Get active out-of-doors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Discover the beauty of the Herrington Country Park in Sunderland.
Sights such as Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle and Palace Green are well worth visiting during your time in the area. The St. Nicholas Church and the St Peter's Church in Sunderland offer those visiting the opportunity to better understand the religious history of the area.
Spend an afternoon with fellow soccer lovers at Victoria Park, Hartlepool, cheering on the much-loved Hartlepool United F.C.. On match days the area around the stadium becomes a sea of blue, white and red, as soccer fans join together to support their beloved team.
To really get to know Peterlee, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Radisson BLU Hotel Durham, the Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County and the Hotel Bannatyne Durham are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.