There are unlimited activities of enjoyment at County Durham such as exploring breathtaking sceneries, enjoying festivals and events, games, parks, fishing, cycling, boating, scuba diving, quad biking, rock climbing, golf, watersports and much more. The activities are as necessary as other basic needs for life and can provide you with unforgettable moments of life to spend with your friends and family.
Whether you want to relax & enjoy in peace and tranquil landscapes or to enjoy walking & cycling as well as explore breathtaking panoramic views of the city is, Durham is ready with all the opportunities for you. The city government also provides you with paid as well as free guided tours to make your visit more enjoyable as well as more informative.
Durham is the home of stunning attractions from ancient castles to England's largest waterfall. Whether you are from Durham City or visiting from overseas, a day out with your family or friends at Durham Castle, Durham Cathedral, The Bowes Museum and The Beamish Museum will make you feel lost in the history. There you will witness some of the most recognizable landmarks in the world including UNESCO World Heritage Site which will provide you with stunning beauty, knowledge, history and heritage.
If you're looking to take your children on an action packed adventure and want a great fun day out with your family, there are numerous well organized venues for you in Durham. There are huge opportunities for family activities and you have got everything available that is needed to spend good time with your family. Things are not easier when you are going out with kids but the facilities for both young and old at Durham’s camping sites, theme parks, horse riding school, Zoo and animal shows and theatres make it easier for you to enjoy the trip at the same time your kids are enjoying too.
You'll be amazed to learn that how much there is to do in Durham, whatever the weather is you can find top of the list family activities in the city. Meeting the cutest animals and visiting a farm park with kids is a great fun filled family day out. Kids are always happy to see and welcome the new arrivals of animals. Farm parks with indoor and outdoor play areas, cafes and picnic areas making it a great place to go in all weathers. Theme parks are also more fascinating for the youngsters as they love to have the experience of specific themes.
Want to spend your youthful energy into action packed activities on a weekend? Whatever you want from your holiday, it will be there for you at the historical city of Durham. The city is a quiet and peaceful place and there are bundle of ideal spots for caravanning and camping for families where you can find and feel the beauty of greenery, woodlands, landscapes and peaceful environment with a touch of wildlife and nature.
This city is full of fun and has great opportunities for family activities. The horseback riding lovers can find high standard of equestrians and riding clubs which are full of events like riding holidays to provide you a great holiday fun with family. Riding holidays are not only providing you with riding fun as well as providing you a great opportunity to visit the spectacular open countryside on the back of a horse.
Durham owns some of the most stunning picnic spots with colorful and beautiful surroundings. Walking among the green woodlands are more enjoyable when you are out with your kids. Get a chance to come close to the nature and enjoy large number of family activities in Durham.