Reasons to visit Northumberland in 2023

If you’re looking for a destination that’s in equal parts beautiful and bonkers, Northumberland in spring 2023 is where it’s at. Don’t believe us? Well, strap on your hiking boots and get ready to be convinced. Here are 5 exciting reasons why you should visit Northumberland in the spring of 2023:-

Literally walk in the footsteps of history, every step of the way.  Northumberland is home to Hadrian’s Wall, a marvel of ancient engineering that’s been around for over 1,900 years. Take your bike and pull on your hiking boots, revel in the fresh air and take in some exercise along this ancient So not only will you get some fresh air and exercise along this amazing world heritage  You’ll also feel like you’re part of a history book. Just don’t let it go to your head!.

Forget counting sheep – you’ll be counting stars in the amazing Northumberland dark sky zone.   Northumberland  is home to the largest area of protected night sky in Europe, meaning you get the most incredible views of the galaxy from the comfort of your holiday home. which means you’ll get some of the best views of the galaxy.  It’s the perfect excuse to stay up past your bedtime, just don’t blame us if you’re a bit sleepy the next day!.

You’ll want to get out and meet the locals – and we’re not just talking about the people. Northumberland is home to some of the cutest and quirkiest wildlife around, including puffins & seals when you take a trip round the Farne Islands, Deer and Red squirrels residents on our parks and it’s not uncommon to see dolphins swimming off our shores. So, Bring your camera & get ready to make some new friends & capture your memories.

Lindisfarne Viking FestivalYou can unleash your inner Viking. Northumberland has a rich history of Norse invasion, and you can channel your inner warrior at the Lindisfarne Viking Festival. Dress up in your best horns and fur, and get ready to feast and fight like it’s the year 793. Just remember, it’s all in good fun!.


Fan of Harry Potter?  Northumberland is the home of Hogwarts – you’ll get the chance to channel your inner Dumbledore, take a broomstick and have a flying lesses.

Learn some Witchcraft and Wizardry, explore the grounds of Alnwick Castle, and don’t forget to pop into the events area where you can indulge in some fun activities with the family.

So, there you have it – 5 exciting reasons to visit Northumberland in the spring of 2023. From ancient history to outer space, from cute animals to magical castles, there’s something for everyone. So, what are you waiting for? Get your bags packed and let’s go explore! 

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