What you'll do
Ancient Britain will take you on a tour, hand picking highlights of Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site. Walk along the iconic central section of Hadrian’s Wall, followed by a visit to one of the best preserved Roman Forts in Britain. The Roman museums and archaeological sites in Northumberland, each have unique stories to tell. As your guide explains the history of each site, they will also weave in the importance of the surrounding landscape to reveal what makes each place so special. Soak up the atmosphere and enjoy the stunning views across Northumberland National Park and Hadrian’s Wall.
2000 years ago Hadrian’s Wall was a frontier, a place where two cultures collided. Your guide Kevin will weave a narrative from the Roman and the native perspective. The Northumberland National Park makes a magnificent backdrop. Your guide will make visible a wealth of archaeology, helping you discover a land with multiple layers. Your guide dressed as a Roman soldier or Celtic warrior providing an in-depth interpretation of this era. The tour will provide an immersive experience as you walk a section of the wall, ‘marching’ in the footsteps of the soldiers along Rome’s Northern Frontier.
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Where you'll be
The tour starts at Cawfields, which boasts some of the best views across the rugged moorland vistas of the Northumberland National Park. In addition to seeing The UNESCO world heritage site of Hadrian's Wall, on this guided tour you will see a Roman Milecastle, and one of the best sections of the Vallum defence ditch. To complete the experience you will then drive to one of the well preserved Roman Forts close to Hadrian's Wall.
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Up to 8 guests ages 5 and up can attend.
Tours start at 10:00 am and will run until 2:00 pm. Allow time to park your vehicle or to arrive in advance of the start time by public transport.
Hadrian's Wall Highlights - 4 hour tour
$107 / person
$107 / person