ATTRACTIONS IN NORTH ENGLAND
Sailing from Zeebrugge to Hull gives you the opportunity to visit an amazing range of attractions in North England, regardless of whether you are travelling on a Mini Cruise or enjoying a longer holiday in the UK.
Discover some fascinating Northumbrian history on a self-guided walking tour of the charming town of Alnwick. Simply download the MP3 audio tour and map and you can explore this historic destination at your own pace. Wander through the Market Place, enjoy a walk in Alnwick Gardens, and see the castle where the first two Harry Potter films were filmed during this 3 hour tour.
If castles are top of your North England attraction wish list you won’t want to miss out on a trip to Castle Howard, one of Britain’s finest historic houses. With over 300 years of history to discover and boasting amazing architecture and interior design, this castle is located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty so the views are just as stunning as the castle itself. Plus with an adventure playground and boat rides on the Great Lake to enjoy this attraction can keep everyone occupied.
See the spectacular city of York from the water on River Cruise along the River Ouse and you can take in all of its top sights with a different perspective. This cruise takes 45 minutes to an hour depending on the weather, and there’s an on-board bar where you can buy refreshments such as alcoholic beverages and tasty snacks which you can enjoy while listening to the on-board commentary.
Leaving North England to discover what neighbouring Scotland has to offer? Why not explore its capital city with the Royal Edinburgh Ticket! This ticket includes access to the hop-on hop-off bus where you can listen to interesting commentary as you tour the city, plus fast track entry to Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood House, and the Royal Yacht Britannia. You’re sure to learn all there is to know about the history of Edinburgh and Mary Queen of Scots which makes it a fascinating day.
Take your pick of all of the activities, tours, and attractions in North England through our travel partner Get Your Guide before you travel and you can secure your tickets and possibly save some money by booking in advance too!