Guided tour

Durham Walking Tour and Tales of Crime and Punishment

Activity provider: Newcastle Tour Company

Durham Walking Tour and Tales of Crime and Punishment

Activity provider: Newcastle Tour Company

From US$ 30.52 per person

Take a walking tour around historic Durham. Visit the city's attractions while also hearing intriguing stories of crime and punishment through the ages from your guide.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Be enchanted by the incredible architecture of Durham Cathedral and Castle
  • Hear the interesting stories of crime and punishment from your guide
  • Make your way through the hidden alleys and charming streets of the city
  • Enjoy a scenic riverside walk with views of the cathedral along River Wear
Full description

Explore Durham and find out about its history around crime and punishment on a guided walking tour. Be captivated by the stunning Durham Cathedral, wander through winding cobbled streets, and get to know Old Elvet Quarter.

Meet your guide in the heart of the city at Durham Market Place. Your tour takes you through charming roads to Durham's cultural and historical attractions.

Visit the enchanting Durham Cathedral (exterior), a spectacular example of Romanesque architecture in the country. Walk past Durham Castle, now home to England's third oldest university.

Walk along the River Wear and take in amazing views of the cathedral.

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at Durham Market Place, right next to the equestrian statue. Your guide will be holding a sign or wearing "Newcastle Tour Company" apparel.

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November 20, 2022

Really wonderful walking tour.

June 27, 2022

The tour is awesome.

April 11, 2022

Product ID: 410444