North East Coast

Wild moorland. Rocky coastline. Bustling harbours. Winding cobbled streets. Dramatic castles and Whitby’s iconic hilltop abbey. Wildlife havens on the Farne Islands.

Visit stunning Lindisfarne Priory dating from 635AD. Enjoy a theatre production in Scarborough. Relish a challenge and Go Ape! in the treetops. Enjoy superb coastal walks to Staithes and Robin Hood’s Bay.

Dunstanburgh castle at dawn
  • Dunstanburgh castle at dawn
  • Heather on the North York Moors
  • Whitby harbour
  • Bamburgh Castle on the coast of Northumberland

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Anyone Can Sing

3 to 4 nights - From £309

  • Anyone Can Sing, North East Coast
  • Music Making, Singing & Music Appreciation
  • Suited to complete beginners or those re-starting after a break
  • No sight-reading ability necessary
  • Tuition from an expert leader to get the most out of your voice

Northumberland

3 to 4 nights - From £274

  • Guided Walking at Alnmouth, North East Coast
  • Guided Walking
  • Excellent coastal location
  • Choice of up to three guided walks each day at different levels
  • Walk along the unspoilt coast and in the wild Cheviot Hills
  • Best of Hadrian's Wall Guided Trail , North East Coast
  • Guided Trails
  • Walk the best preserved sections of Hadrian’s Wall
  • World-famous forts and museums
  • Stay at the popular Centre of Britain Hotel in Haltwhistle

Introduction to Drawing

3 to 4 nights - From £339

  • Introduction to Drawing, North East Coast
  • Art holidays
  • Ideal for beginners, or those wanting to improve their drawing
  • Develop confidence to put down on paper what you see with your eyes
  • Sociable drawing sessions that are both fun and educational

North York Moors

3 to 4 nights - From £263

  • Guided Walking at Whitby, North East Coast
  • Guided Walking
  • Enjoy the varied scenery of the North York Moors National Park
  • Choice of up to three guided walks each day at different levels
  • Superb coastal walks to Staithes and Robin Hood's Bay

Landscape Photography

4 to 7 nights - From £439

  • Landscape Photography , North East Coast
  • Photography holidays
  • Seek out inspirational images
  • Experienced tutors will help you to achieve the best results
  • Suitable for all levels of photographer

Singing for Pleasure

3 to 5 nights - From £239

  • Singing for Pleasure, North East Coast
  • Music Making, Singing & Music Appreciation
  • Relaxed informal sessions
  • An expert tutor to help you get the most out of your voice!
  • Sight-reading ability required

North York Moors

2 to 4 nights - From £175

  • Self-guided walking break at Whitby, North East Coast
  • Self-guided walking
  • Extensive choice of self-guided routes for all abilities
  • Stay at Larpool Hall, close to Whitby's harbour and Abbey
  • Walks on the heather-clad moors and glorious coastal path

Natural Voice

4 nights - From £435

  • Natural Voice, North East Coast
  • Music Making, Singing & Music Appreciation
  • Find your natural voice in a fun, relaxed manner
  • Learn by listening and repetition; no sight-reading required
  • Explore the local area on our optional afternoon guided walks

Northumberland

3 nights - From £324

  • Guided Cycling at Alnmouth, North East Coast
  • Guided Cycling
  • Excellent coastal location with magnificent sea views
  • Ride along the coast to Craster harbour and Warkworth Castle
  • Explore the peaceful country roads of Northumberland

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