Historical Walking Tour of Newcastle

Cultural & Theme Tours in Northumberland Coast

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5 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

The historic tour's an informative and personal tour with guides who love Newcastle. It will engage you with the history of the city and help you see the city in a new light. These stories will be told in such a way that the information is engaging, funny and sometimes gruesome bringing Newcastle to life for you!
This tour starts at Earl Grey's Monument in the centre of Newcastle. The tour guide will meet you on Grey Street next to the Prett A Manger Cafe and will proceed down to the Historic Quayside, around to the Castle Keep - where the city gets its name from - and finally finish at the Monument again where your tour will end. This tour takes around two hours depending on weather and other pedestrians. It is suggested that you wear all weather clothing and walking shoes as the weather can be unpredictable and the terrain at points steep.

What’s included

  • Admission ticket
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Walking tour

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks


  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Led by a local guide