Unlock Newcastle's Secrets: A Historic In-App Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 5 km
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Duration 2h
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Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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  • You'll receive a self-guided audio tour right after booking
  • Unlock Newcastle's secrets with the In-App Audio Tour
  • Admire Earl Grey's Monument, a towering beacon of history
  • Discover George Stephenson's locomotive legacy at his monument
  • See the grand Tyne Bridge arching over the flowing river
  • Feel the whispers of time at Newcastle Cathedral's ancient walls
Dive into the rich tapestry of Newcastle with this engaging Self-Guided Audio Tour, perfectly tailored for history buffs and culture enthusiasts. Get ready to be immersed in stories and sights that have shaped this vibrant city. As you embark on this auditory adventure, you'll be walking in the footsteps of kings, architects, and famous authors – all at your own pace, with the city’s echoes as your soundtrack. Starting at the iconic Newcastle Castle, the seed from which the city grew, this journey catapults you back over 800 years to the origins of Newcastle. The route winds through time, taking you next to the spiritual heart at Newcastle Cathedral, before beckoning you to the hallowed halls of the Lit and Phil Society, where the whispers of literary giants linger. As you continue, the architectural grandeur of Grainger Town unfolds, with the notable architecture marking a pause in time. Ascend past Earl Grey, perched atop his Monument, and admire the Laing Art Gallery's exterior, signaling a celebration of local and global creativity. Your final stretch crosses the magnificent Tyne Bridge, a steel colossus that binds Newcastle to Gateshead. This tour promises unforgettable moments, from the clang of cathedral bells to the silent stories of stone and steel. With each step, unlock the allure hidden in Newcastle's streets and structures, and let the city's legacy resonate long after the tour concludes.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Newcastle Castle
The Black Gate
Tyne Bridge
Tyne Bridge, A167, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne
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