Categories: Eco-tourism

Eco tourism Destinations- Alnwick, United Kingdom

Alnwick is a quiet place bordering the sea coast in the north of England. It is well connected by rail and road. If you go by rail, then get down at Alnmouth and board a bus from there.

A view of the castle from outside

The Harry Potter movies have made Alnwick castle a famous tourist spot and if you have children with you, visiting the castle is a good idea. Most tourists come for the castle but Alnwick is a quiet place and away from the busy life of towns, it is also a good spot for recreation.

The beach has many areas that are devoid of human interference and are excellent picnic spots. Kite flying is one activity that is pursued here. It is best to come here in the evening, stay the night and have one full day to explore the area.

A view of the coastline

The gardens are magnificent and should be on your must see list. The coast offers a large area for pursuing leisurely activities. You could simply walk, hike or cycle in the relatively traffic free countryside of Alnwick.

Places to see-

Alnwick castle and gardens

Barter books

Church and Priory

The coast

How to get there-

For rail, the nearest station is Alnmouth. Frequent bus service is available. The nearest airport is Newcastle. Book tickets in advance for the castle as long queues are not uncommon during the daytime.

Puskar

Editor in chief @GreenCleanGuide.com

Disqus Comments Loading...
Published by

Recent Posts

How RoboBee X-Wing is making waves with its unique potential

The RoboBee X-Wing is basically a flying machine that is almost half the size of the paperclip you can spot… Read More

10 hours ago

How Graviky Labs is using air pollution to produce ink

What if someone told you that the exhaust fumes coming out of a vehicle running on petrol or diesel was… Read More

11 hours ago

How Seabin Project is pumping out hundreds of kilograms of plastic from oceans

Did you know that a reserve of around 14 million tonnes of microplastics might be buried at the bottom of the world’s… Read More

4 days ago

Wildfires 2020: Still Debating Whether Climate Change is Real?

The biggest challenge in protecting pristine forest ecosystems, apart from deforestation, is combating wildfires. It has been reported that the… Read More

6 days ago

Tushe: An eco-friendly alternative to single-use wipes

The ongoing novel coronavirus (Covid-19) has certainly changed the world’s views about the importance of hygiene, especially while going out.… Read More

1 week ago

Cupple: Now, carry your coffee and water bottle together with ease

Most of us can remember a time or two when we have wished that there was enough space in our… Read More

1 week ago