Places to visit

If you enjoy visiting places of historic interest or natural beauty, then Fairshaw Rigg is a perfect base.

There are many National Trust and English Heritage sites, the most popular of which include Cragside and Wallington. In addition, the Northumberland coast and Lake District are comfortable day trips.

Of course, no visit to Northumberland would be complete without going and seeing "What the Romans ever did for us"!

Three popular and noteworthy ideas are mentioned below, but you'll find more options on our "Things to do" page.