Explore iconic medieval castles in England's Northeast region. Visit ruins and modern-day palaces, discover the area's military history, and spend quiet afternoons strolling in countryside villages. Start your trip in industrial Newcastle, then continue to Alnwick Castle to see the backdrop for the Harry Potter films. End on the wild Northumberland coast to see isolated 16th-century Lindisfarne castle and sample fresh-caught lobster.
Based in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Iles Tours is a Tour Operator providing guided tours for you in the North East of England, Southern Scotland, The Lake District and Yorkshire. When embarking upon a journey with us we will show you the past and present whilst envisaging the future of the North of England. We want to showcase the many things Newcastle, Durham Cathedral, Yorkshire, Edinburgh and Hadrian's wall have to offer as well as invite you to join us in exploring the region’s rich story and heritage. Contact us today to learn more about our tours
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Explore the ancient history and modern culture of northeast England. Visit medieval York, discover Roman ruins, and sample hearty English pub food in Tynemouth. See the impressive Durham Cathedral, 16th-century Lindisfarne, and the wild seascape of the Farne Islands. End your trip in Edinburgh—home to the Scottish monarchy, world-class whiskey, and the cafe where J.K. Rowling penned the first Harry Potter novel.
Explore northeast England's diverse history and culture as you travel from medieval towns to remote coastal trails. Visit industrial Newcastle, discover Roman history along Hadrian's Wall and see medieval Tynemouth Castle. Continue your trip to see the impressive Durham Cathedral, 16th-century Lindisfarne, and the wild seascape of the Farne Islands.