Vera Full-Day Tour of Northumberland Locations
Eight hour guided coach tour of filming locations from the hit crime show Vera including sites in Newcastle, the Tyneside coast and the beauty of Northumberland.
Delve into DCI Vera Stanhope’s world of murder and mystery on this full day locations tour that will revisit more than 15 actual locations both in the city of Newcastle, along the beautiful Northumberland Coast and further afield in the hinterland of Hadrian’s Wall and Derwent Reservoir.
Prices from €70
Ann Cleeves’ brilliant and no-nonsense DCI Vera Stanhope in her trademark mac and rain hat has attracted a following of fans all over the world in ITV’s best-loved detective drama. Now fans will have the chance to follow in her footsteps on this full day guided Vera tour of Northumberland by coach.
The show is both set in and filmed in Newcastle upon Tyne and throughout Northumberland in the North East England and the tour will focus on visiting some of the most memorable crime scenes and regular haunts of Vera.
Newcastle, the home of Vera’s police station, is a vibrant city and along with some memorable filming locations you can discover how the city has changed from its industrial past to become an iconic and modern hub. The show is also popular as it showcases some of Northumberland’s atmospheric rural and beachside locations where grisly murders take place and some of these will also be visited as part of the tour.
During the full day Vera tour you will get to visit more than 15 actual locations from episodes all the way through season 1 to season 8. The tour will include locations that also feature in the half-day tour but will venture further afield into the back country with additional locations from Blood and Bone, The Deer Hunters, Darkwater and Dark Road.
Throughout the Vera tour there will be opportunities to get on and off the bus and see the locations up close with plenty of opportunities to take photos.
The tour will start and end back in the center of Newcastle. You can also order your Vera hat online and look the part on your location tour.
See more than 15 memorable murder locations and regular haunts from the show in and around Newcastle
Stop for a panoramic shot of Newcastle with its iconic seven bridges that are the backdrop to many of Vera’s episodes
Get behind the scenes information about how the show is made and learn about the history of the places you visit
See some of the fantastic coastal film locations as well as scenic and remote locations in the counties of Northumberland and Co. Durham