northumberland pennines scottish border motorcycle vacation

Northumberland Pennines Scottish border

North, England
4 star country house hotel

This Northumberland based tour explores the coast and castles of Northumberland and rides through the Pennines and Border areas

On this guided motorcycle tour you will ride some of the best motorcycle routes in North

We have not set dates to repeat this tour at present. If you are interested in this tour please contact us and we shall set a date, alternatively, browse our upcoming tours to see what's new.


Additional dates and tour variations available for groups of 3 or more riders

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Look at this itinerary and discover some of the most interesting motorcycle routes in england

Bemish and the North Pennines (160 miles circa 5 hours riding)

A short distance east from our hotel we find Beamish, a finely preserved open air museum that sets an example of everyday life in urban and rural North East England at the climax of industrialisation in the early 20th century. After a visit to Beamist we turn back to the west making ur way into the North Pennines where we enjoy some roads that are favourites among local bikers. We pass through Stanhope where railway enthusiasts might want to visit the Weardale Railway Trust an independently owned British single-track branch line heritage railway that runs between Bishop Auckland and Stanhope.

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Northumberland Castles (200 miles 6 hours riding)

We initially head east from the hotel for a sight of the Angle of the North before crossing the famour Tyne Bridge (the forerunner to the Sydney Harbour bridge) then we continue north making our way to the coast and taking our first stop at Warkworth Castle where we shall also enjoy a short coffee break. Our route up the Northumberland coast next brings us to Bamburgh Castle. We wond enter but will stop for photos of the castle and picturesque village before heading inland to another model vilage at Ford and nearby Etal Castle where we break for lunch.

The afternoon trip turns back to the south making a stop at Alnwick where the castle was used in Harry Potter films and later at Aydon Castle before returning to our hotel

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Kielder, Yetholm, Rothbury (170 miles circa 5 hours riding)

Jedburgh Abbey, Cessford Castle, Craggside.

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Route Variation

Please note that maps are indicative because it is not always possible to enter all the waypoints and on the day of departure as we need to review our routes based upon the latest traffic and weather information available making changes as and when necessary.

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Motorcycles For Rent in North, England, Available on this Tour

Most motorcycles available for hire are obtained directly from local mainstream dealers. We do not have exclusive access to these rental motorbikes and so availability must be confirmed. Prices and terms are set by the dealers who supply the machines.

Further details

Parties interested in this tour should get in touch now to intimate interest via our Enquiries Form or email @ or phone +44(0)141 416 0230