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  1. Add House of Gentlemen to your Itinerary

    House of Gentlemen

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    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Durham City

    House of Gentlemen is the North East’s premier male-orientated grooming lounge.

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  2. Add Shincliffe Walks - Walk 2 The Waggonway Walk to your Itinerary

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 2 The Waggonway Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Shincliffe

    Walk 2 in a series of 5 walks through delightful countryside with extensive views, rich with wildlife and historical association. The Waggonway Walk is a 2 mile walk taking approximately one and a half hours.

  3. Add Prince Bishop River Cruiser and Browns Rowing Boats to your Itinerary

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    Prince Bishop River Cruiser and Browns Rowing Boats

    Type

    Type:

    Boat Trip

    Durham City

    The Prince Bishop River Cruiser offers cruises with spectacular views of historic Durham City, Cathedral, Castle and Bridges and evening cruises with a difference twelve months of the year.

    One hour cruises offering the best views of the…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2020to31 Oct 2020
  4. Add Brandon to Bishop Auckland Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route) to your Itinerary

    Brandon to Bishop Auckland Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route)

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Turn at Stonebridge roundabout onto B6302 to Ushaw Moor, Entrance is signed ½ mile on left

    A 9 mile route from Broompark Picnic Site, just outside Durham City to Bishop Auckland, residence of previous Bishops of Durham, running past Brancepeth, Willington, Sunnybrow, Hunwick and Toronto.

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  5. Add Durham Peninsular Walk to your Itinerary

    Durham Peninsular Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    Starting in the Market Place of Durham City, this walk will take you around the Riverbanks and winding historical Streets of the City Centre. Allow 1-2 hours to complete this Walk.

  6. Add To Witton Gilbert Guided Walk to your Itinerary

    To Witton Gilbert Guided Walk

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    To Witton Gilbert Guided Walk


    10:00 am (5 hours) 10 miles

    Dianne Hannaby - volunteer ranger
    https://goo.gl/maps/7S3mAVrhgWH2

    Start - Deerness Valley Picnic Area, between Ushaw Moor and Esh Winning

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  7. Add St. John's Church to your Itinerary

    St. John's Church

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    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    St John’s draws together people of all ages and backgrounds to follow Christ.  

  8. Add Curious About Durham to your Itinerary

    Curious About Durham

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    Have fun discovering Durham with two, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Are you curious about Durham? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our…

    Dates

    From:
    10 Jan 2020to9 Jan 2021Open 10:00 -
  9. Add Durham Castle Tours to your Itinerary

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    Durham Castle Tours

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    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Durham City

    Durham Castle is part of the Durham City World Heritage Site. Entrance by guided tour only. Opening can vary - All enquiries re guided tours should be directed Palace Green Library. Telephone 0191 334 2932 or castle.tours@durham.ac.uk.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2020to31 Dec 2020

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS

    Indicative Availability

    Book Durham Castle Tours Online (opens in a new window)

  10. Add Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    Durham Cathedral

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    Type:

    Cathedral / Minister

    Durham City

    Thought by many to be the finest example of Norman church architecture in England, with the tombs of St Cuthbert and The Venerable Bede. Please check opening times before travelling.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2020to31 Dec 2020Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  11. Add Museum of Archaeology to your Itinerary

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    Museum of Archaeology

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    Type:

    Museum

    Durham City

    Living on the Hills - 10,000 years of Durham. This permanent exhibition uses objects from Museum of Archaeology, alongside objects from across Durham University and other regional museums to explore the last 10,000 years of Durham.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00
  12. Add Durham Cathedral Towers to your Itinerary

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    Durham Cathedral Towers

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    Type:

    Tower

    Durham City

    Visitors can conquer the 325 steps and enjoy unrivalled views over historic Durham City and surrounding countryside. Visitors can also get a close up look at the recently-completed restoration work.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2020Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 June 2019to31 Dec 2020Various Opening Times
  13. Add St Cuthbert's North Road to your Itinerary

    St Cuthbert's North Road

    Type

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    Please see website for full list of services and events :- http://cuthbertandaidan.durhamnorthteam.org/​​​​​​​ 

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  14. Add Durham Climbing Centre to your Itinerary

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    Durham Climbing Centre

    Type

    Type:

    Activity Centre

    Durham

    Indoor rock climbing located in Meadowfield. Adults and children's facilities, lessons, birthday parties, cafe, free parking, open 7 days a week.

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  15. Add Shincliffe Walks - Walk 3: Schools, Collieries and Lepers to your Itinerary

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 3: Schools, Collieries and Lepers

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Shincliffe

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 3: Schools, Collieries and Lepers. Walk 3 in a series of 5 walks through delightful countryside with extensive views, rich with wildlife and historical association.

  16. Add Durham University Botanic Garden to your Itinerary

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    Durham University Botanic Garden

    Type

    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 Mar 2020to31 Oct 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver 2015Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  17. Add The Durham Miners Path Walk to your Itinerary

    The Durham Miners Path Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    This walk takes in some of the landmarks of mining trade unionism in the City and follows the route the Miners would take to Big Meeting.

  18. Add The Spa at Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa to your Itinerary

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    The Spa at Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa

    Type

    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Durham

    Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa is set within 350 acres of private grounds The bright and modern spa has a thermal suite with two saunas, two steam rooms and a caldarium. Embrace your inner mermaid and dip in and out of the five different pools.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Good Spa Guide 5 Bubble Spa 2017Good Spa Guide 5 Bubble Spa
  19. Add Broom House Farm to your Itinerary

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    Broom House Farm

    Type

    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Near Witton Gilbert

    Fun Adventure Farm. Woodland trails and adventure activities for all the family. Farm butchery. Coffee shop.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2020to31 Dec 2020
    From:
    1 Jan 2020to31 Dec 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00
  20. Add Deerness Valley Way Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route) to your Itinerary

    Deerness Valley Way Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route)

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Turn at Stonebridge roundabout onto B6302 to Ushaw Moor, Entrance is signed ½ mile on left

    An 8.5 mile route on a former railway line from Broompark Picnic Site, just outside Durham City to Crook, running past Ushaw Moor, Deerness View and Stanley Crook. It forms part of the Walney to Wear (W2W) long distance cycling route.