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  1. Add Adventure Valley to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 705 reviews705 reviews

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    Type:

    Theme Park

    Brasside, Durham

    Discover a world of family adventures at Adventure Valley, the North East’s biggest family adventure park, with over 40 attractions, activities and shows.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2014Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
  2. Add Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 240 reviews240 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Forest

    Hamsterley Forest

    Information point and tearoom, cycle hire and forest drive with children's play area. Four mile forest drive runs through the forest giving access to picnic sites along the way.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Oct 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 08:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2014Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  3. Add Cycling at Hamsterley Forest  to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Cycling and Mountain Biking

    Bishop Auckland

    Hamsterley Forest is one of the Northeast’s premier mountain bike destinations, with over 2000 hectares of forest to explore on 33 miles of waymarked trails and countless more miles of seldom travelled forest road Hamsterley Forest has something for...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  4. Add Dalton Park: Park to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    Seaham

    55 acres of landscaped parkland adjacent to Dalton Park Retail Outlet Centre. Three signposted trails, seating and picnic areas.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  5. Add Hardwick Park Walking, Cycling and Horse Riding Routes to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Sedgefield

    A 1 mile historical circuit walk, a 1.4 mile circular cycle route and a 0.5 mile horse-riding route around the scenic Hardwick Park Country Park.

  6. Add Durham University Botanic Garden to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 287 reviews287 reviews

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    Type:

    Botanic Garden

    Durham City

    Set in countryside and mature woodland. Plant collections from North America, Himalayas and China, glasshouse rainforest and desert plants. Six Colin Wilbourne sculptures in landscaped garden.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver 2015Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2014Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  7. Add Crook Hall and Gardens to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 721 reviews721 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Garden

    Durham City

    Medieval hall with Jacobean drawing room, turret and gallery, set in 4 acres of gardens, 2 walled gardens, a maze, a silver and white garden and Shakespeare garden.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  8. Add Horse Riding at Hamsterley Forest  to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Horse Riding

    Bishop Auckland

    Enjoy miles of waymarked horse-riding routes that let you explore the heart of this beautiful forest. Please note, dedicated horse box parking is located in the Grove car park, 2 miles along the Forest Drive from the Bedburn entrance.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2016to31 Dec 2017
  9. Add Diggerland to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 338 reviews338 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Langley Park

    Diggerland is the UK’s most unique construction-themed adventure park where guests can drive, ride and operate earth-moving machinery in a safe and family friendly environment. Four parks across the UK in Devon, Durham, Kent and Yorkshire.

    Dates

    From:
    5 June 2017to30 June 2017Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 July 2017to31 July 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    1 Aug 2017to31 Aug 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    1 Sept 2017to30 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 Oct 2017to22 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
    From:
    23 Oct 2017to29 Oct 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  10. Add Allensford Country Park to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Picnic Site

    Allensford

    Picnic park in sheltered riverside setting with woodland walks, children's play park and shop. Magnificent views of the Derwent Valley only minutes from the North Pennines.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  11. Add Whitworth Hall Country Park to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Country / Royal Park

    Spennymoor

    Historic parkland with resident deer, ornamental lake, children's playground and Grade II listed building.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to31 Oct 2017Open 10:00 - 16:30
  12. Add Hardwick Park to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 329 reviews329 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    Sedgefield

    Recently restored 18thC park with visitor centre/cafe. Open daily.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 07:00 - 18:00

    Awards

    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2014Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  13. Add Auckland Castle Deer House and Park to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Bishop Auckland

    Auckland Castle commands a prominent position overlooking the River Wear, surrounded by formal gardens and 200 acres of idyllic parkland. The highlight is a Deer House built in 1760 in Gothic Revival style constructed as a folly to provide shelter.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to30 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 18:00
    From:
    1 Oct 2017to31 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  14. Add North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    The North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is one of the most beautiful and unspoilt parts of England. As well as being an AONB the North Pennines is also a UNESCO Global Geopark – an accolade awarded to areas across the world with...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2014Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
  15. Add Broom House Forest Adventure Trail to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 140 reviews140 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Near Witton Gilbert

    Fun Adventure Farm. Woodland trails and adventure activities for all the family. Farm butchery. Coffee shop. Easter to October open weekends and school holidays.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Mar 2017to31 Oct 2017Open 10:00 - 16:00
  16. Add Wharton Park to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Municipal Park

    Durham City

    City centre park with breath-taking views from the battlements of Durham Castle, Cathedral and trains coming across the Viaduct. Includes a play area, miniature car track and a Multi-Use Games area and quiet areas to get away from the city.

    Dates

    From:
    21 May 2017to31 Dec 2017