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Guided City Walking Tour of Newcastle

By Red Beard Tours
4.9/5
Price was undefined, price is now £26

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Free cancellation available
2h
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Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless payments
Guides required to wear masks

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    English-speaking tour guide

  • What's excluded

    Entry/Admission - Grey's Monument

  • What's excluded

    Entry/Admission - St. Mary's Cathedral

  • What's excluded

    Entry/Admission - Newcastle Castle

Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Service animals allowed

  • Near public transport

  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

  • Most travellers can participate

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers

  • 35-37 Close, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3RN, UK


What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Grey's Monument, 26 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6AE England

Hear the history of Grainger Town and the man on the monument.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Grainger Market, Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5QQ England

More history of Grainger Town, and the market built to replace those demolished to build it.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Blackfriars Medieval Friary, Friars Street Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4XN England

Learn about the history of the Blackfriars, and the mark they left on Newcastle.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: The Newcastle Town Wall, Orchard Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5EF England

Hear about the town wall and it's towers, the siege of Newcastle in 1644, and the Gallowgate leadworks.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: St. Mary's Cathedral, St. Marys Cathedral Clayton Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5HH England

The first cathedral in Newcastle (but not the oldest). Hear the history of the cathedrals in the city, and how this one came to be built.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Newcastle Castle, The Black Gate Castle Garth Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1RQ England

Hear about the history of the site from the Iron Age to the Roman fort, and the building, and rebuilding, of the castle.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: High Level Bridge, Spanning the River Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne England

The history of the bridges of the Tyne from the Roman bridge to the modern day. One of the best places to photograph the Tyne.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Bessie Surtees House 41-44 Sandhill Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JF England

Hear a tale of love, elopement, and politics and see one of Newcastle's remaining Jacobean buildings.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: The Tyne Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne England

More about the bridges over the Tyne, the original Tyne Bridge, and an unusual group of squatters that can't be moved on.

Duration: 5 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear and equipment sanitised between use

Social distancing

  • Contactless payment for service charge and add-ons
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Masks required
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne England

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Grey's Monument, 150 Grainger St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF, UK Tyne and Wear
    • Newcastle-upon-Tyne England

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