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From Newcastle: Hadrian's Wall Day Tour

Activity provider: Iles Tours

From Newcastle: Hadrian's Wall Day Tour

Activity provider: Iles Tours

From US$ 293.32 per person

Explore Hadrian’s Wall, the UNESCO world heritage site and the location of the Rome's ancient frontier. Discover the varied lives of the troops stationed on the wall with this tour form Newcastle.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Your pickup point is prearranged before the tour.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Walk along the wall that was the ancient frontier of the Roman Empire
  • Visit the archeological site Roman Vindolanda
  • Enjoy local food at Twice Brewed
Full description

Travel to Hadrian's Wall with this tour from Newcastle. Stroll along a piece of history as you learn more about the Roman period. Eat a delicious lunch at Twice Brewed. Choose from group and private options that are with or without pickup and drop-off.

Journey from Newcastle to Hadrian's walk. Start your tour at Steel Rig and walk the 2 1/2 miles to the Roman fort of Housesteads. See milecastles and the wild geography of the region as you walk.

Get a view of what Roman life was like at Hadrian's when you visit the Roman fort of Housesteads. Find out more about the history of this fort, including its old name and how it was fortified by Germanic troops from Belgium and the Netherlands.

Stop for lunch at Twice Brewed for some fantastic local food. Proceed to Vindolanda, an old Roman supply base that has been extensively excavated.

Includes
  • Lunch
  • Transportation
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if the option is selected)
  • Drinks are not included as a part of lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (depending on option selected)
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Snacks
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Customer reviews

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This private tour was excellent. Our tourist guide, Alex, was so attentive and addressed to our need. Alex explained thoroughly to us the history of Hadrians Wall with many interesting stories. Thank you so much Alex, you did a great job!

July 9, 2022

Product ID: 392155