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Newcastle City Tours

Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2LB, England
+44 7780 958679
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tour to Adrian Wall and Alnwick castle

We have used the services of this company in the past with great satisfaction. This time we had... read more

Reviewed today
lydia517
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Rome, Italy
THANK YOU PAUL FOR A GREAT TOUR!

Peter met us at the Cruise Dock and introduced us to our driver, Paul. Never having traveled to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mobley_g
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Wichita, Kansas
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We provide private tours of Newcastle upon Tyne.Durham Cathedral and Castle. Hadrian's Wall tour includes Housesteads and Vindolanda Roman Forts. The Castle tour can include Holy Island/Lindisfarne,Bamburgh,Warkworth and Alnwick Castles[Alnwick is famous from the Harry Potter movies,Hogwarts,Downton Abbey and Robin Hood,Prince of Thieves.] Our business can collect you from the Cruise Terminal .We also offer a taxi service and we can provide saloon cars,mini busses or wheelchair access vehicles.All the drivers are police checked and carry photo I.D.Please note we only provide private tours of Newcastle and the surrounding area.
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“hadrian's wall” (37 reviews)
“day tour” (6 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2LB, England
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+44 7780 958679
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Reviewed today

We have used the services of this company in the past with great satisfaction. This time we had another excellent driver, Paul, who took us to Alnwick Castle and to the Hadrian wall. The service is very professional. I certainly recommend it if you want...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peter met us at the Cruise Dock and introduced us to our driver, Paul. Never having traveled to the area, we had told Peter that we wanted to spend our day in Newcastle touring nearby castles. When Paul asked if that was still the plan,...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great day out to Hadrian’s Wall. Firstly Peter took us to some of the Hadrian’s Wall remains in Newcastle and then out to the Wall proper in the country side. We also visited 2 Roman forts very interesting and informative. This was...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Peter Irvine took us for a wonderful tour from our cruise ship on 14th May 2018. There was four of us from Australia. Peter was full of information and was able to take us to sights which interested us. A great time was had by...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018

My husband & I only had about 6 hours to see the ancient sites along Hadrian's Roman Wall, so we hired Newcastle City Tours operator, Peter Irvine. He met our train from Edinburgh at 11am, and got us back for our 17:30pm train to York...More

1  Thank Mserwin2
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Peter I, Owner at Newcastle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Dear Sarah, Well what can i say ? Spending a wonderful day with you and your husband was memorable because you wanted to see and know everything in your short time with me.The day flew over and thank you for taking the time to give...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

My husband, our almost 18 year old Grandson, and I took this tour today. Seeing Hadrian's Wall was a bucket list item for me, and I was not disappointed. Our driver, Paul, was brilliant - informative and very friendly. Highly recommended

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Peter Irvine, Newcastle City Tours, took my friend Susan and I on a personal tour of Hadrian’s Wall and associated/ancillary sites and I am pleased to report that it was a very edifying & interesting day = exactly what I had hoped for in my...More

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Peter I, Manager at Newcastle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hello Charles and Susan, I spent a most enjoyable day showing you a taster of my city and Hadrian`s Wall ..I cannot hank you enough for taking the time to review my business. Best Wishes, Peter Irvine

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We were collected from our hotel (the Malmaison) at 11 by Peter, the owner, in his taxi. Peter is a Newcastle man born and bred and knows a lot about the City and its environs. We started with a whistle-stop tour of Newcastle City Centre...More

Thank William C
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Peter I, Manager at Newcastle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hello William and family. I am pleased you enjoyed your tour with me and i am very grateful for your review of my business.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We spent a lot of time looking for tours of Hadrian's Wall and other places around Newcastle. We settled on just doing the Hadrian's Wall tour and could not have been happier with our choice. Peter was our guide and he really offered us one...More

Thank Kevin L
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Peter I, Manager at Newcastle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hello Kevin and Kasey [ i hope the spelling is correct] Many thanks for a brilliant review and i really enjoyed the tour with yourselves. By the way you got nearly a hundred likes after i posted your picture on the NUFC facebook page..Kind regards,...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

My friend and me have a really great experience booking a trip with Newcastle City Tours. Paul, our personal guide, took us along Adrian's walls making this experience really interesting from different perspectives. He took us to the best spot where admire history and landscape...More

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bearmom500
11 September 2017|
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Response from Peter I | Property representative |
you would need a minimum of 6 hours,how ever there are small sections of the Wall on the outskirts of the city,just depends on how many hours you have. Regards, Peter
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drdon5
15 July 2017|
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Response from Peter I | Property representative |
Newcastle is a compact city whereby you will only require around 2 hours to do a tour.Are there any other places that you may want to visit outside of the city ? Regards, Peter
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bernadette d
22 April 2017|
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Response from Peter I | Property representative |
Our price would be around £150 in total.
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