A city tour of Durham is a great way to understand the rich heritage of the place – complete your visit with a tour of one of the largest Romanesque cathedrals in Northern Europe.

A cathedral tour in Durham will take you on the journey of the Northern Saints and you will discover the glory, beauty and architectural delights of the building.

Highlights include the nave (the building was built within 40 years – an astonishing feat), Galilee Chapel, Cloisters, St. Cuthbert’s Shrine, Chapel of the Nine Altars and an optional visit to the cathedral’s newest feature: Open Treasure – a celebration of tremendous artefacts and treasures form the Golden Age of Northumbria and the time of the Prince Bishops.