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Berwick Upon Tweed Castle & Ramparts

Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF, England
+44 370 333 1181
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Great walk round the Town

Always wanted to visit Berwick, its such an important historical town. Love walking round the town... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
peter507_12
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Matlock, United Kingdom
Lovely views worth a evening stroll

A walk around the walls is a must when visiting. There are plenty of benches all the way around for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
gringaloid02
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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“the river” (17 reviews)
“border town” (3 reviews)
“lovely walk” (6 reviews)
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Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always wanted to visit Berwick, its such an important historical town. Love walking round the town, by the river, walking along the ramparts round the town center, some great vista overlooking Holy Island and Bambrugh Castle in the distance, really enjoyed my day in Berwick...More

Thank peter507_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A walk around the walls is a must when visiting. There are plenty of benches all the way around for a rest and admiring the views. The hidden gun turrets are amazing and the old cannons overlooking the estuary are amazing. There are lots of...More

Thank gringaloid02
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the castle and ramparts. Really interesting. Great view down the coast to Holy Island. Wanted to spend more time but the wife and teenagers had had enough.

Thank HappyAndy67
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Wonderful views on this riverside walk under the spectacular royal border bridge. Watch the trains fly overhead whilst discovering the castle ruins just beneath the bridge. Then take a walk up through the park back toward the town. Join up with the ramparts where you...More

Thank clairecF5196XS
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This review seems to include the old fort, lowery trail, bridge and tweed river. All are worth a visit and can be easily walked in about 1 to 2 hours

Thank Auscoach
Reviewed 5 August 2017

It's a lovely, long walk around the town walls with stop off points at most of Berwick's attractions. This is a great way to get an overview of the place. We did not leave ourselves time to see all the attractions, but we'll be back...More

Thank slimboy2016
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Stopped off overnight in Berwick on our way to Scotland in part because I had passed through on the train so often and seen only the impressive bridges across the Tweed. In the morning, the weather was fine so we headed to the Quay, near...More

Thank Cheekycockney190757
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The town is lovely and picturesque however parking is a nightmare, make sure you have a disc for on the street parking, these cost a £1 from the cinema or tourist information .

Thank rachelburgess75
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Well preserved ramparts that form a lovely walk around the outside of the town. Information boards are plentiful and give a really good sense of the history of the ramparts and their context.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Berwick on Tweed today and what a beautiful place it is ! We walked along the ramparts and along the walls of the town - in fact we walked miles ! Before we realised it we were at the lighthouse at the end...More

Thank Marge L
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