Newcastle offers an enviable array of restaurants, bars and shops.
Newcastle is brimming with history, charm and bags of personality, along with an enviable array of restaurants, bars and shops.
The Geordies are world-famous for their welcoming nature, one of the many qualities that make Newcastle a unique place to visit. Newcastle was first settled by the Romans in AD120 as an outpost on the awe-inspiring Hadrian's Wall.
There are events all year round in this city and visitors who arrive on one of our trains to Newcastle have a wide range of activities to get involved in; with music events and concerts, carnivals, festivals and performances, there's always something going on in this vibrant city.
The Sage Gateshead is the latest addition to the burgeoning quayside area of Newcastle and this centre for music has swiftly established itself as one of the 'must play' venues for musicians and singers from across the globe. Maybe the shopping is something you want to sample. In Newcastle, shopping is not just for Christmas, it's for life! The area rivals anywhere else in the country; the MetroCentre has the biggest shopping and leisure complex in Europe.
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Sit back, relax and enjoy the train to Newcastle, where there's lots to see and do!
Take a tour with City Sightseeing and get yourself a discount* at the same time...
Enjoy some great savings on your train fares when you purchase using a Railcard.
This month, we bring you adrenaline and adventure in Sheffield, cutting-edge science and robot technology in Manchester and a collection of beautiful drawings and art in Newcastle.
Immerse yourself in history this month at some of the North's most iconic castles...choose from Durham, Newcastle or Scarborough.