Alnwick Garden Lights & Beamish

Alnwick Garden Lights & Beamish

Get into the Christmas spirit on this festive weekend break to Northumbria. Enjoy a visit to the stunning light displays at Alnwick Gardens and enjoy free time in the city of Durham with an option to visit the famous Beamish Living Museum.

Get into the Christmas spirit on this festive weekend break to Northumbria. Enjoy a visit to Alnwick Gardens and explore the Christmas markets and stunning light displays. We also spend time in the city of Durham with an option to visit the famous Beamish Living Museum.



The Marriott Gosforth is situated on the outskirts of Newcastle. Facilities include the Plate restaurant, and the Chats Café Bar and lounge, plus swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, steam room and gym. All bedrooms feature air conditioning, satellite television, internet access, hair dryer, iron & board, room safe, plus tea & coffee facilities. Lift to all floors.



Day One: We travel north to the city of Newcastle with its iconic Millennium Bridge. Some time to explore before we check in to the Marriott Hotel on the outskirts of the city.


Day Two: We head to the charming market town of Alnwick and its magnificent gardens. Discover acres of fascinating plants, water sculptures and the world's largest wooden tree house! See the cascades and large collection of European plants in the Ornamental Garden plus some very unusual one’s in the Poison Garden. The afternoon light display provides a beautiful backdrop while you browse around and see what the markets have to offer.


Day Three: We check out and head to the city of Durham with its magnificent Cathedral and Castle. Alternatively the coach will also visit the famous Beamish Open Air Museum that features costumed characters that actively relive everyday life. See the towns and pit village take on a festive feel with period decorations, discover the sights, sounds and tastes of traditional festivities in the 1820s, 1900s and 1940s. (Admission fee payable).



  • Two nights accommodation with dinner and breakfast

  • Admission to Alnwick Gardens

  • Excursions as described above

  • Return coach travel

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Bangor, Nelson Pub Bangor, Bus Stop Opposite Nelson Pub
Bangor, Pontio Centre Bangor, Pontio Centre Bus Stop
Bethel Bethel, Primary School Bus Stop
Bontnewydd Bontnewydd, Bus Stop Near Chip Shop
Bryngwran Bryngwran, School Entrance
Caergeiliog Caergeiliog, Outside Sportsmans Pub
Caernarfon, Campbell Road Caernarfon, Bus Stop Bottom of Campbell Road
Caernarfon, Leisure Cent. Caernarfon, Bus Stop opposite Leisure Centre
Caernarfon, Morrisons Caernarfon, Morrisons Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Y Glyn Caernarfon, Y Glyn Bethel Road
Chester Chester, Holiday Inn South Hotel Bus Stop
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station Bus Stop
Criccieth, Medical Centre Criccieth, Medical Centre Bus Stop
Deganwy Deganwy, Railway Station Bus Stop
Ewloe Ewloe, Outside St David's Park Hotel
Gaerwen Gaerwen, Stermat Car Park
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Halkyn Halkyn, Outside Billy Jeans
(Springfield Hotel Return Drop Off Point)
Holyhead Holyhead, Bus Stop Outside Ferry Terminal Entrance
Llanberis, Maes Padarn Llanberis, Bus Stop Opposite Maes Padarn
Llanberis, Spar Llanberis, Outside Spar Shop
Llandegai Llandegai, Penrhyn Castle Entrance
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park Bus Stop
Llandudno Jct. New Road Llandudno Junction, New Road Bus Stop
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan, Castle Bridge Bus Stop
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
Llangefni Llangefni, Church Street Bus Stop
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Menai Bridge Menai Bridge, Library Bus Stop
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub Bus Stop
Old Colwyn Old Colwyn, Church Walks Bus Stop
Opposite The Plough Inn
Penmaenmawr Penmaenmawr, Llys Clwyd Bus Stop (Opposite Spar)
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Penygroes Penygroes, Crossroads (Outside Victoria Hotel)
Porthmadog Porthmadog, Tesco Bus Stop
Pwllheli Pwllheli, Bus Station
Rhos on Sea, Cayley Arms Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Cayley Arms
Rhos on Sea, Hickorys Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Hickorys Restaurant
St. Asaph St. Asaph, Bus Stop Outside Petrol Station
Valley Valley, Opposite Valley Hotel
Wrexham, Northbound Wrexham, Taxi Stand King Street
(Taxi Feeder Service)
Y Felinheli, St. Marys Y Felinheli, St Mary's Church Bus Stop
Y Felinheli, Victoria Y Felinheli, Victoria Hotel Bus Stop

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