Explore Northumberland

Get involved in it all, or get away from it all

Northumberland is home to breathtaking scenery, ruinous castles, pristine beaches, idyllic cottages and bustling market towns. 

Stargaze in the biggest Dark Sky Park in England, stroll along miles of unspoilt coastline, take part in adrenaline rush activities; on land or in water and savour the exquisite flavours of the local food. 

Reasons to staycation in Northumberland

  • Amazing views

  • Idyllic cottages

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site: Hadrian's Wall


Hadrian's Wall

Hadrian’s Wall sprawls 73 miles from the North Sea to the Irish Sea, the spectacular Roman fortification has stood the test of nearly 2,000 years (and legions of fascinated visitors).

Discover the remains of the forts, towers and towns and find out what life was like for Men and Women in Roman Britain.

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Scenic walking routes

After a traditional pub lunch, why not explore one of Northumberland National Park's walking trails. With walks for all levels of experience, you'll be sure to be able to take in some breathtaking views over the region. 

Find the perfect walk for you at ww.northumberlandnationalpark.org.uk