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Wonderful Whitby & Delightful Durham

5 Days/4 Nights

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A captivating new tour takes you to visit Delightful Durham and Wonderful Whitby on this 5 day trip to County Durham. Based in the seaside town of Sunderland, your excurisons take you to the quaint town of Whitby, the historic riverside city of Durham and the 12th century market town of Barnard Castle with a tour to the Bowes Museum. Join us this year for a seaside treat to discover the Durham Coast.



  • 4 Nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
  • Luxury Coach Travel 
  • Excursions as Stated
  • Entertainment
  • Porterage
  • No Single Room Supplement (Limited Rooms)


Enjoy a day at the seaside and Whitby today and explore all the quaint town has to offer including the magnificent abbey ruins which inspired Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Whalebone Arch and the beautiful beach. There are many lovely shops and restaurants here to enjoy before we return to the hotel in time for evening meal.



Durham is steeped in history and there are many beautiful buildings to explore including the Norman castle and Cathedral, along with Botanic Gardens, parks and museums. Set on the River Wear this wonderfully vibrant city offers relaxing riverside walk or river cruise, superb cafés, artisan workshops and boutiques for you to enjoy today.



This 12th century market town is set in the beautiful Durham Dales and is a haven for discerning shoppers and treasure seekers with many antique and boutique gift shops to explore. Barnard Castle is set high on the rocks above the town and you can explore the vast ruins before we travel to the Bowes Museum, an impressive French-style château which houses a collection of European fine arts and is regarded as one of the most significant museums outside London.  








Formerly a Marriott hotel, the Grand Hotel Sunderland is the perfect place to have a memorable seaside experience. We welcome you with spacious accommodations and a superb location overlooking the beautiful beaches of Seaburn, just two miles from the city centre. Intuitively designed hotel rooms and suites offer comfortable pillow top bedding, high-speed internet access and flat-screen TVs - as well as 24-hour room service. Some also boast stunning views of the seafront.

Pay a visit to our modern leisure club, which features a heated indoor pool, sauna, steam room and a gym. Follow your workout with a meal and great views in our on-site restaurant. 

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