Welcome to Iles Tours!
Since 2013 we have provided guided tours around the North East. Durham is one of the most famous cities in the North of England, the medieval fortress and Cathedral of Durham are yours to discover. Our guided walks of Durham will show you this great city, tell you of it’s Saint Cuthbert and the Prince Bishops.
We want to showcase what the North East has to offer and invite you to join us in exploring the region’s rich story and heritage. Speak to us about tours today, or click the Book Now button to check availability and book your tour online.
Durham Historic Tour (2 hours)
Welcome to Durham. We will introduce you to this historic city and show you how it has been shaped by history! The Tour will cover Durham from its earliest history and include its Golden age of the Medieval Bishops of Durham through to the modern day. This tour is one of the best ways to see Durham during a visit to the North East.
Durham City Tour (half-day)
Durham is one of the most famous cities in the North of England. Sitting under the fantastic Cathedral of Blessed Mary the Virgin and St Cuthbert of Durham and the imposing Castle. This tour will take you on a journey around the capital of the land of the Prince Bishops. This tour includes entrance to Durham Cathedral and the Open Treasures.
Durham City and Cathedral (full-day)
Join us on a tour around Durham City and County Durham. This full day tour will guide you around Durham. From the Grand Cathedral - described as the greatest Cathedral in England and one of the most spectacular in Europe - to the Castle and City our tour will explore the history of this fortress city of the Prince Bishops.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|All Day Tour - Durham City and Cathedral||£70.00 per ticket type|
|Half Day Tour - Durham City||£43.00 per ticket type|
|Two Hour City Tours - Historic Durham||£25.00 per ticket type|
Children £10.00 (minimum age 8 years)
All 'Day Tours' are for a minimum of two people. Please contact us for our Group and Corporate rates
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Very Good4
- Ruth JTrip Type:Friends getawayFascinating walking tourTuesday, 25th June 2019Alex is a very enthusiastic and knowledgable guide. His affection for Newcastle is obvious. I did his historical walk with 2 friends. We all live locally and all learned a lot of new information... Read full review
- Grodi32Trip Type:FamilyDurham History - Fantastic!Tuesday, 30th July 2019We visited Durham because it is my family name. We are so glad we got this tour. Alex was delightful--extremely knowledgeable and also very nice and engaging. His stories brought history to life... Read full review
- Ali_HawkinsWellington, New ZealandTrip Type:Solo travelMarvellous ... so much information!Thursday, 22nd August 2019This is a marvellously informative tour and my tour guide, Alex, was the consummate professional. He was careful to ensure all the information he provided was clear and factually correct. There is a... Read full review
* Iles Tours is open Monday to Saturday 9 am - 6 pm.
We close for Easter Sunday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
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Depending on the tour or package you chose the starting point may vary - please contact us for further details.