PRIVATE NEWCASTLE CYCLING TOUR

FROM £195 PER GROUP

3+ HOURS

PRIVATE CYCLING TOUR

FLEXI BOOKING

MAX GUESTS: 8

from £195/GROUP

3+ HOURS

PRIVATE CYCLING TOUR

FLEXI BOOKING

MAX GUESTS: 8

GREAT FOR PHOTOS

POSH PARKS & THE TOON

As well as showing you all the highlights of the Toon, this private Newcastle cycling tour will take you off the beaten track: explore some of the amazing green spaces like Jesmond Dene Park, a billionaire’s private garden dream turned public recreation space. 
 
Roam the wide expanse of the city’s Town Moor, where since time immemorial Freemen of Newcastle hold the rights to graze their cattle to this day. 
 
During your Newcastle cycling tour you will also discover popular and vibrant neighbourhoods such as Ouseburn, Newcastle’s foremost cultural and creative quarter or Jesmond, the Toon’s student mecca.
 

At Newcastle Tour Company, the safety & health of our guests are always of paramount importance to us. This Newcastle cycling tour has been optimised for post Covid-19 walking/cycling tours & follows our health protocols.

ARRIVING BY CRUISE SHIP? 

You can book this tour as a shore excursion (for an added fee) and benefit from private vehicle pick up right outside the cruise terminal at your chosen tour time.

Simply tick the “Cruise Shore Excursion” tab during your tour booking and all is taken care of. Booking your tour as a cruise excursion also offers you the following perks.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

100% private shore excursions
Pick up & drop off right at the cruise terminal (Port of Tyne)
Professional local tour guide
All cycling equipment: bike, helmet, lock
Guaranteed on-time return to your cruise ship
Full refund should your cruise ship skip port
Lower cost than official shore excursion equivalent tours
Multiple language options

Note: A shore excursion will add approx. 40 minutes to your tour due to distance from port to city.

NEWCASTLE CYCLINGTOUR ITINERARY

Newcastle tours by bike
OUSEBURN - HIPSTERS & ART...
THE HEART OF INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE
Begin your cycling tour at The Cycle Hub. After being fitted with a bike we’ll take a leisurely drive through the Ouseburn quarter, the former cradle of industrialisation that has been turned into a creative cultural hub with a vibrant community feel.
OUSEBURN - HIPSTERS & ART...
Newcastle tours by bike
Newcastle Cycling Tour
JESMOND DENE - A BILLIONAIRE'S GARDEN
JESMOND - THE POSH END...
Continue your bike tour across Heaton Park into the beautiful Jesmond Dene Park, formerly the private garden’s of the city’s most prolific industrialist of the 19th century, Lord Armstrong and today a recreational space with its own inner city petting zoo and many interesting features.
JESMOND DENE - A BILLIONAIRE'S GARDEN
Newcastle Cycling Tour
Town moor Newcastle cycling tour
NEWCASTLE TOWN MOOR
COWS - LOOK OUT!
Your journey then takes you across Jesmond, a student mecca with a buzzling high street and onto the Town Moor - Newcastle’s green lungs. It’s larger than New York’s Central Park and, oddly, you’ll find some 600 cattle grazing in the middle of the city thanks to a ancient grazing rights still upheld today by the Freemen of Newcastle. Take a break and enjoy a drink or snack at the Palace of Arts by the beautiful artificial lake of Exhibition Park, today home to Wylam Brewery, a local micro-brewery.
NEWCASTLE TOWN MOOR
Town moor Newcastle cycling tour
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THE HEART OF NEWCASTLE
NEWCASTLE CYCLING TOUR - THE HEART OF IT
The second part of your tour takes you into the heart of Newcastle: at first, explore the campus area of Newcastle and Northumbria Universities, the city’s famous Great North Museum Hancock. Then on to the classical Grainger Town with its beautiful sandstone buildings along the famous Grey Street, through the city’s notoriously famous Bigg Market. See the city’s name giver, the old Norman Castle Keep before crossing the oldest bridge over the River Tyne, the famous High Level bridge.
THE HEART OF NEWCASTLE
Newcastle tours
Newcastle tour
THE STUNNING QUAYSIDE ALONG THE RIVER TYNE
RIVERS & BRIDGES
For the last part of your journey enjoy a cycle along Newcastle’s regenerated Quayside with fantastic views of its famous seven bridges and contemporary architecture of the Sage Gateshead, the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Arts before crossing the Millennium Bridge to return to your starting point.
THE STUNNING QUAYSIDE ALONG THE RIVER TYNE
Newcastle tour

DETAILS ABOUT YOUR TOUR

WHAT'S INCLUDED

Professional local guide for your Newcastle cycling tour
Bicycle hire for tour
Safety equipment (such as helmet etc.)
Locks included
Full support for any problems such as punctures etc.
Rounded story of Newcastle
Social Distancing

EXCLUSIONS

Any entrance fees
Food & drink
Transportation
Gratuities

GOOD TO KNOW

Consider bringing layers of clothing / rain jacket
Don't forget your camera
We will provide you with a map
Public transport nearby - ask us for details
Consider comfortable shoes suitable for your tour
This tour is approximately 12km (7.5m) long and involves some minor hill climbs (Total elevation gain: 60m)
Most of route on designated cycle paths / minor roads. There are only a few instances where you need to follow or cross main roads.
Suitable for ages 13+ years

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