Updated on May 4, 2024 by Axel Hernborg

Axel Hernborg

Price: From £119 per person
Where: Just Go Holidays

Experience the North East’s Charms: Indulge in a delightful two-day escape that unveils the North East’s treasures. Visit the picturesque city of Durham, celebrated for its World Heritage-listed castle and magnificent cathedral. Discover Whitby, a captivating seaport town adorned with historic fishermen’s cottages and elegant Georgian houses.

Travel and Accommodation:

  • Travel: Return coach travel, ensuring a comfortable journey.
  • Stay: Enjoy an overnight stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Middlesbrough, rated JG3, complete with dinner and breakfast.

Itinerary Highlights:

  • Day 1: Depart in the morning to Durham, where the city’s medieval essence is showcased through its stunning cathedral and gothic architecture along the River Wear. Later, check into the hotel and unwind with an evening meal.
  • Day 2: Post breakfast, venture to Whitby, a timeless seaside town known for its minimal change over the centuries. Wander the streets, visit the iconic ruined abbey, or relax on the sandy beaches with some fish and chips before heading back.

Additional Information:

  • Occasionally, feeder vehicles may be used, and pickup points might need to be altered for operational reasons. Any changes will be communicated before departure.
  • Terms & Conditions apply.

This brief getaway offers a perfect mix of cultural exploration and relaxation, set against the backdrop of the North East’s stunning landscapes and historical sites.