Alnwick Tourism

(For other uses, see Alnwick (disambiguation).) Alnwick (/ˈænᵻk/) is a market town in north Northumberland, England. The population at the 2011 Census was 8,116. The town is on the south bank of the River Aln, 32 miles (51 km) south of Berwick-upon-Tweed and the Scottish border, 5 miles (8 km) inland from the North Sea at Alnmouth and 34 miles (55 km) north of Newcastle upon Tyne. The town dates to about AD 600, and thrived as an agricultural centre. Alnwick Castle was the home of the most powerful medieval northern baronial family, the Earls of Northumberland. It was a staging post on the Great North Road between Edinburgh and London, and latterly has become a rural centre and dormitory town. The town centre has changed relatively little, but the town has seen some growth, with several housing estates covering what had been pasture, and new factory and trading estate developments along the roads to the south.

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Alnwick in United Kingdom awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Alnwick. Alnwick is located at a short trip away from Edinburgh a major city in United Kingdom. Edinburgh is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

  • How safe is Alnwick for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Alnwick.

    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Safety Index 100 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 86.75 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.06 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Alnwick

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.53 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 60.12 USD

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