Many of Northumberland’s most popular attractions can be found within easy reach of Wooler, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Chillingham Castle and Lindisfarne Priory are amongst the many popular places to discover here. Also worth checking out are Lindisfarne Castle and Bamburgh Beach.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. See one or two of the spectacular theater, dance and music performances at Alnwick Playhouse in Alnwick.
If the sun is out, do what the locals do and head outside to the local natural destinations. Find a little peace in Alnwick Garden in Alnwick, where locals come to enjoy a little slice of tranquility. Discover the beauty of the Northumberland National Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, amble through the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of Barter Books in Alnwick.
Sports fanatics visiting Wooler should book tickets for Shielfield Park, Berwick-upon-Tweed to see the Berwick Rangers doing battle with visiting teams. Make sure to wear black and yellow, the colors of the Berwick Rangers.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Alnwick Lodge - B&B, the Market Tavern, Alnwick and the Bellevue Guest House, Kelso are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.