Hadrian's Wall

Hadrian's Wall Walk

Immerse yourself in history with a walking tour on the Hadrian’s Wall Path, a fascinating and rewarding coast to coast walk from England’s east to west alongside one of Britain’s iconic landmarks. 

Hadrian’s Wall is Europe’s largest surviving Roman monument and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Opened in 2003, the Hadrian’s Wall Path follows the course of the Roman barrier closely along it’s entire length and is one of Britain’s most popular long distance walks. 

Walk through some of the wildest and most beautiful scenery in England and enjoy regular viewings of forts, milecastles, turrets, museums and visitor centres all along the wall assisting you in your journey of discovery.
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Long distance hiking trail · North Tyneside

Wallsend to Newburn (via Newcastle Upon Tyne)

moderate
19.4 km
4:52 h
52 m
60 m
A lovely urban walk from Wallsend to Newburn along the River Tyne. 
1
from Kinga Baranya,   Macs Adventure
Long distance hiking trail · Newcastle Upon Tyne

Newburn to Heddon-On-The-Wall

easy
6.1 km
1:45 h
132 m
18 m
Walk from Newburn to Heddon with rewarding hilltop views. 
1
from Kinga Baranya,   Macs Adventure
Long distance hiking trail · Castle Morpeth

Heddon-On-The-Wall to East Wallhouses

easy
10.2 km
2:45 h
76 m
37 m
Walk from Heddon-On-The-Wall to East Wallhouses with spectacular views to the countryside of Northumberland and the wall itself.
1
from Kinga Baranya,   Macs Adventure
Long distance hiking trail · Tynedale

East Wallhouses to Chollerford

moderate
15.1 km
4:00 h
157 m
243 m
Walk along the wall path over rolling countryside from East Wallhouses to Chollerford.  
1
from Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Long distance hiking trail · Tynedale

Chollerford to Once Brewed

moderate
20.3 km
5:30 h
312 m
151 m
Follow the wall from Chollerford to Once Brewed walking through quintessential English countryside. 
1
from Kinga Baranya,   Macs Adventure
Long distance hiking trail · Tynedale

Once Brewed to Gilsland

moderate
15.3 km
4:15 h
202 m
294 m
A challenging walk from Once Brewed to Gilsland with excellent views across the landscape. 
from Kinga Baranya,   Macs Adventure
Long distance hiking trail · Carlisle

Gilsland to Newtown

moderate
16 km
4:15 h
96 m
172 m
A pleasant walk along the wall from Gilsland to Newtown. 
1
from Kinga Baranya,   Macs Adventure
Long distance hiking trail · Carlisle

Newtown to Carlisle

moderate
15.5 km
4:00 h
10 m
57 m
Walk through rural countryside to reach the end of this stage in the lively town of Carlisle.
from Kinga Baranya,   Macs Adventure
Long distance hiking trail · Carlisle

Carlisle to Bowness-On-Solway

moderate
23.9 km
6:00 h
33 m
26 m
Walk from Carlisle to Bowness-On-Solway through a region which is recognised as an “Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty“.
1
from Kinga Baranya,   Macs Adventure