Alnwick Tourism, United Kingdom

Visit Alnwick - Best of Alnwick

(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.

Wikipedia

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.

Are you looking for a Alnwick travel itinerary? Create an itinerary within minutes, on your own!

Facts and Stats for Alnwick*

  • Alnwick: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 3.57 (Very Low)
  • Living in Alnwick - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 97.77 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 86.75 (Very High)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Alnwick

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 67.31 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Alnwick Travel Guides

The best trip plans created by users and travel experts that cover the top spots and attractions of Alnwick

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo