This fully guided tour will take you to some of the most important parts of the Roman Wall created by the Emperor Hadrian in AD123. Our expert guides will explain about the Roman army at that time, why they were here and why they built the Wall. You will get to see amazing artifacts that have been discovered in the excavations at Vindolanda as well as seeing some amazing scenery looking out from the Wall.You will get an insight into what life must have been like for those Roman soldiers posted to this most northern frontier of the Roman Empire.
What You'll Get
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Roman Army Museum, Chesterholm Museum Bardon Mill, Hexham NE47 7JN England
We will stop here and take you on a guided tour of the museum.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Sycamore Gap, Pennine Way / Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland National Park England
We will stop for a brief photo opportunity of this iconic location
Duration: 5 minutes
Stop At: Housesteads Roman Fort - Hadrian's Wall, Housesteads B6318, Haydon Bridge, Hexham NE47 6NN England
We will briefly stop for a photo opportunity of this Roman fort attached to Hadrian's Wall.
Duration: 5 minutes
Stop At: Vindolanda Vindolanda Bardon Mill, Hexham NE47 7JG England
Here you will be taken on a guided walk around the museum and the roman remains of the fort and town.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Steel Rigg, Henshaw, Hexham NE477AN England
We will stop here for a short walk to Hadrian's Wall.
Duration: 30 minutes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
- Entry/Admission - Roman Army Museum
- Entry/Admission - Vindolanda
Windermere LA23 1QA, UK
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the English Lake District Tours in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
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The Fine Print
14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.