Time to Explore Northumberland & the Scottish Borders Derek Sharman MBE. Tour Guide since 1988 Tel: 01289 330218 - Email: timetoexplore@btinternet.com
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Guided Walks in Berwick-upon-Tweed

Time to Explore offers regular guided walks around the town of Berwick-upon-Tweed and its unique circuit of Elizabethan Walls.

The Town Walls & Hidden Berwick Tour starts at 11.00am, Monday to Friday, April to October and lasts approximately one and three-quarter hours.

Discover 700 years of Berwick's turbulent history round the town’s unique Elizabethan fortifications with superb views along the valley of the River Tweed and Northumberland's heritage coast.

.The first section of the route along part of the Elizabethan ramparts s easy to walk, is traffic-free and accessible to all including wheelchair users. We welcome children of all ages and the tour is perfectly suitable for families with pushchairs and for people wishing to bring dogs on leads.

The Hidden Berwick part of the tour includes entry to two buildngs that are not usually open to the public - the 18th century garrison gunpowder magazine (courtesy of English Heritage) and an ice-house built in the 1780s for the salmon trade (courtesy of Berwick Preservation Trust).  

Tours start at Berwick Tourist Information Centre, There is no need to pre-book unless your party is a large one. The charge for the Town and Walls Tour is £4.50 per adult and £6.00 for the Hidden Berwick Tour. Accompanied children are FREE of charge.

Please note that walks are occasionally cancelled, changed or retimed to accommodate group bookings. You may wish to telephone 07960 062005 to confirm if a tour is operating.

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