Newcastle

NewcastleGateshead is the region's capital and home to vibrant culture, great shopping experiences and a unique nightlife.

The elegant Georgian streets in Grainger Town & Grey’s Quarter invite you to enjoy some retail therapy, relax in one of the many cafes or just gaze at this city of palaces. Old Newcastle with the grand Norman Castle Keep gave the city its name and entices you to discover the old heart of the city. Exploring the magnificent NewcastleGateshead Quayside, home to the award-winning Sage Gateshead music venue, Baltic Arts Centre and the famous bridges spanning the Tyne, is one of the many highlights of any guided tour with Northern Secrets.

Our guided tours in Newcastle are varied and highly flexible ranging from our signature City Highlights Tour, giving you the essential overview of this great city, through our Newcastle – Then & Now Tour, concentrating in more depth on the recent changes in the city and exploring future transformations and regeneration, to our Bespoke Newcastle Tour, offering you a tailored experience to suit your tastes to the full.

Whichever tour you decide to take, Newcastle will be eye-opening, intriguing, surprising, interesting and inspirational.

A little to get you started – did you know …the first light bulb was invented here (and not by Edison) in 1878? …NewcastleGateshead has more classical architecture than any other outside London and Bath? …the real winner of the Battle of Trafalgar was a Geordie lad?

Find out more on a tour with Northern Secrets.