The castle experience
Why choose castlexperience?
Castlexperience has become in 6 years the top Wine tour Company in Europe thanks to a strong team and clients satisfaction commitment. Are you looking for a more intimate experience? All our wine tours are available as private experience. We also offer the possibility to tailor your experience to suit your preferences, availability, and budget.
What is Newcastle Castle famous for?
Steeped in history this imposing Norman fortress, in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, is a rugged reminder of northern Englands turbulent history. This was no barons stately home. Newcastle Castle is a grim reminder of royal authority where armies gathered and criminals were imprisoned and executed.
How do I visit Edinburgh Castle?
There are many ways to experience Edinburgh Castle. Go straight to an exciting part, follow an itinerary, or allow an audio guide to show you around. Discover some highlights of a visit to Edinburgh Castle, from the Royal Palace and Honours of Scotland to Mons Meg and the Scottish National War Memorial.
Is Newcastle Castle open for public?
It is where the story of Newcastle began, the reason the city got its name and has the most commanding views over the city and the River Tyne. Open for the public to explore and enjoy our rich and varied history Newcastle Castle takes the safety of public and staff very seriously.
Is Edinburgh Castle open to visit?
There are many ways to experience Edinburgh Castle. Go straight to an exciting part, follow an itinerary, or allow an audio guide to show you around. Some of your favourite highlights will be open to visit including the Great Hall, St Margaret’s Chapel and the One o’clock Gun.
Where is the best place to visit in Edinburgh?
Edinburgh Castle is easy to spot from most parts of the city. The mighty fortress has dominated the skyline of Scotland’s capital for centuries. Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh, EH1 2NG. Edinburgh Airport is within easy reach and has good bus and tram links to the city centre.
How do I get to eded Edinburgh Castle?
Edinburgh Castle is located in the city centre at the top end of the Royal Mile – you can’t miss it! The best option is take public transport to the city and to walk up the Royal Mile to the castle. If you’re arriving by train to Waverley station, follow exit signs for Edinburgh Castle.
How long does it take to walk around Edinburgh Castle?
How long do you need in Edinburgh Castle? Edinburgh Castle is a relatively large site and we recommend allowing at least 2 hours to get round it. We recommend you head there at opening time (9:30am) and enjoy a couple of hours’ leisurely visit.