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Panoramic Newcastle and Angel of the North

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Starting from $59 USD / Adult
Discover the storied landmarks and local heritage of Newcastle upon Tyne, a city that was a manufacturing hub during the industrial revolution. Today, Newcastle has evolved into a center of commerce, arts and sciences. Enjoy a narrated drive that explores the city’s historic center, Grainger Town, where the streets are graced with golden sandstone architecture. Learn about the days of Roman rule and witness The Castle, Newcastle, an imposing medieval wonder built on the site of the original fortress which gave the city its name. You’ll also see the modern Gateshead Millennium Bridge, which spans the river to connect Newcastle with its twin city, Gateshead. Travel outside the city center to experience the Angel of the North, a steel icon created by contemporary artist, Antony Gormley, that rises 65 feet overhead, features wings that stretch nearly 180 feet across, and weighs an astonishing 200 tons.
  • Embark on a narrated drive that showcases the signature landmarks and attractions of Newcastle.
  • Learn about Newcastle upon Tyne’s rich heritage, spanning more than 2,000 years.
  • Witness the Angel of the North, the work of famed artist, Antony Gormley.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Local currency
  • Raincoat/outerwear
What to WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Layered clothing
Important NotesShow
  • This tour requires minimal walking.
  • This tour is not suitable for full-time wheelchair/motorized scooter users.
  • Guests must be able to enter and exit transportation independently.
  • This tour can accommodate guests traveling with a collapsible wheelchair.
Location Newcastle Upon Tyne, U.K.Newcastle Upon Tyne, U.K.
Tour Code O806O806
Duration3.00 Hours3.00 Hours
Activity Level#Mild#Mild
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