Visit Alanwick

Visit Alnwick - Your holiday visitor guide to Alnwick, Northumberland - includes accommodation, attractions, activities, publications and local services for this unspoilt historic region.

The Lion Bridge
The Area
Alnwick Castle

Alnwick, in the heart of Northumberland, is well-placed for the visitor to this most picturesque of areas. There are the long sandy beaches, quiet villages, and the magnificent Cheviot Hills nearby. History is all around you, with Alnwick Castle just one of many medieval fortresses in the area.

The Alnwick Garden is also a must for the visitor. The Alnwick area boasts many fine eating places as well as interesting shops.

Further afield, Newcastle is a major shopping and entertainment centre, and is only 40 minutes to the south.