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COUNTY DURHAM DURHAM Enchanting Durham History abounds in this ancient university city nestled amid dales, moors and sea 4 nights from 399 HALF BOARD Single rooms at no extra cost* l l l l l l All breakfasts and dinners Unlimited tea and coffee-making facilities in your room Saga Host Welcome drink Porterage in your hotel Cancellation rights Excursions Crook Hall (half day) Bamburgh Castle (half day). l l Special Interest Holidays Available The Radisson Blu Hotel QQQQ This modern 4-star hotel has an enviable location in the heart of the city with spectacular views of the River Wear and Durham Castle. As well as restaurant and grill, and bar, there's a health club with a fitness centre, indoor pool, sauna and jacuzzi. All 207 contemporary bedrooms include flat-screen television and complimentary Wi-Fi. Durham Founded in 995AD by Lindisfarne Monks who chose this lofty location as the burial place of St Cuthbert, Durham is packed with historic buildings including the Norman cathedral where Cuthbert is laid to rest, and the magnificent UNESCO-listed castle which doubles as a prestigious Hogwarts-esque university. Stroll along the banks of the Wear to discover the secret gardens of Crook Hall, perhaps catch a game at Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground, browse the stylish boutiques and treat yourself to a cream tea in the quaint cobbled streets, or learn a little more about the city at the Heritage Centre and Museum. There is a wealth to see and do just a short distance away too marvel at the Romans' audacious frontier of Hadrian's Wall, enjoy walks in the Yorkshire Dales and admire the art of Bowes Museum. On included excursions you'll step back in time at Crook Hall and Bamburgh Castle. Special interest holidays Art in the North East. 4 nights half board from 499 departing October 18, 2019. Enjoy three full-day excursions with seven visits. Holiday code: AT115. Visit saga.co.uk/northeastart Roman Heritage of the North. 4 nights half board from 529 departing July 15, 2019. Enjoy two talks and six visits during three full-day excursions. Holiday code: AV117. Visit saga.co.uk/durham Gardens of the North East. 4 nights half board from 549 departing July 26, 2019. Immerse yourself in the botanical delights of the region during a summer break in Durham featuring six visits. Holiday code: AH259. 30 Please quote UG337 Questions on an existing booking? Call FREE on 0800 056 5115 or visit saga.co.uk/managemybooking