Rothbury is a delightful town with many shops, charming tea rooms and old-fashioned pubs & cafes that serve mouth-watering meals. Rothbury, near Morpeth, is home to one of the most spectacular Victorian houses, Cragside.
Cragside has stunning gardens and woodland areas to explore, it was also the first house in the world to use hydro-electricity as lighting. There are also lots of ingenious gadgets that still work today including; a maze you can get lost in, a lake to enjoy and a wildlife hide along with a safe adventure play area for little ones.
Visit Ingram, a small village in Northumberland National Park, located in the Cheviots on the River Breamish. It’s the ideal base for setting off on one of the many hill walks to explore the history of the hill forts of the area.