Experience Northern England’s most beautiful landscapes when you travel along the Sandstone Way. See some of the most breath-taking scenery England has to offer, such as crags and pink cliffs, as you cycle 120 miles from Berwick to Hexham.

You will be travelling through towns and villages including Belford, Wooler, Rothbury, Elsdon, Bellingham and Chollerford. This route allows you to experience the scenery and local life of this area of hidden beauty. There will be a mixture of dirt tracks, bridal ways and byways linking in to minor roads along the way.

This is a self-guided tour so you can go at your own pace and stop to take a look around the beautiful countryside for as long as you like. We do provide a map and you will have our contact telephone number if you needed to get in touch for any reason.

This tour usually takes place at the weekend but if you would prefer to do a midweek trip or if you want to make amendments and design your own tour please get in touch and we’ll be happy to assist you.

What is included?

  • Accommodation for 2 nights
  • Breakfast at the 2 hotels
  • Cycle and luggage transfers
  • 1 official cycle route map per individual party

Extras

  • Packed lunches and water bottles can be supplied at £15 per person per day
  • If you don’t have a bike or don’t want to bring your own bike you will be able to rent one of our bikes at £70 per person for the weekend

Itinerary

Day 1

Pick up points. Please ensure you arrive at the time stated to ensure your luggage and cycles can be loaded so that the bus gets to the destination at the correct time.

Hexham: arrives at 14:00 bus leaves at 14:30

Newcastle: arrives at 15:15 and leaves at 15:30

Morpeth: arrives at 16:00 and leaves at 16:15

You will then be taken to your hotel in Berwick with plenty of time to get a restful nights sleep before your adventure.

Day 2

Breakfast will begin at 7:30am

You will travel through Wooler to your hotel in Rothbury where you will be spending the second night.

Day 3

Breakfast will begin at 7:30am

You will be leaving Rothbury and travelling through Bellingham and Chollerford to your end destination in Hexham.

Your transport will be waiting at your end destination at an agreed time. This will be up to you to assess your own abilities and speed to arrange a pick up time. As we are based in Hexham, this packages offers the flexibility of calling us when you are finished and we will be able to pick you up within 5 to 10 minutes.

 

Departs 19th May 2017
Returns 21st May 2017
Duration 3 Days
Travel By People Carrier / Minicoach
Departing From Wentworth Leisure Centre, Hexham NE46 3PD, UK , 42 Neville St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5DF, UK , 2 Coopie's Ln, Morpeth NE61, UK
All this for only £199.99pp
Pickup Point 1

Hexham Wentworth, Collection Time 1400

Pickup Point 2

Newcastle Station, Collection Time 1500

Pickup Point 3

Morpeth Station, Collection Time 1600