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Newcastle upon Tyne Quayside Tour

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  • 1 Hour
  • Grade: Easy
  • From £12

Explore the Quayside on this Newcastle City Walking Tour

The River Tyne is a central character in Newcastle’s story. Learn all about it and take in spectacular bridges on this picturesque riverside walk.

Newcastle and the River Tyne are inseparable when telling the story of the city. This Newcastle upon Tyne tour will take you along the River Tyne, telling you the history of the city and explaining the stories of the people and the locations along the way. This tour includes the bridges that make Newcastle so iconic and various other points of interest along one of England’s most famous rivers. This is a great introduction to Newcastle, telling the story of how Newcastle, and the Tyne, have both changed over the years. If you have any questions about this tour, or any of our Newcastle Tours, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Why Take Our Quayside Walking Tour of Newcastle upon Tyne?

You will enjoy a leisurely walk along the iconic River Tyne as you hear about the stories, people, and places that have shaped Newcastle’s history. Take in amazing views of the High-Level Bridge, Millennium Bridge, and much more. This tour is a great introduction to the city and how it has changed over the years. If you’d like to go back further in time, check out our Old Newcastle Tour.

Pickup & Drop Off

The start of the tour will be from The Redhouse which can be found on the Sandhill, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

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The end of the tour will be at the Millennium Bridge, Newcastle Quayside.

Departure Time

10am | 11am | 12pm | 2pm | 3pm

What to Bring

  • Clothing for any weather (this is England, after all!)
  • Shoes you’re comfortable walking in
  • A camera to capture photos of your favourite sights

Before you Come

  • We’ll need a mobile/cell phone number that we can contact you on in case of any last-minute changes on the day of your tour
  • Let us know if you have any disabilities within your group (e.g. wheelchair use, vision impairment) and we will make the necessary arrangements
  • Due to COVID-19 we ask all customers to maintain social distancing as per the United Kingdom Government guidelines.
  • We ask customers to wear a face covering inside buildings.
  • Your guide will not shake your hand during the tour for mutual safety.
  • For all other COVID-19 information please visit ‘Keeping you safe’

If you Need to Cancel

  • Customers will receive a full refund or credit with 24 hours notice of cancellation
  • Customers will also receive a full refund or credit in case of operator cancellation due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances
  • Contact us by phone to cancel or inquire about a cancellation
  • No-shows will be charged the full price