Crossing the causeway to Holy Island: tips, tides and safety. How to cross, when to cross, what to look out for. Read article.
Walking the ancient Pilgrim’s route to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, how to do so safely, minding tide times. Read more.
Locations, cost, restrictions and EV charging: car parks on Holy Island. Read more.
How to get here by train, bus, taxi from across the UK and nearest airports: easily achievable, but needs some careful planning. Read more.
How to cross the causeway safely, how the tides work, how do cars get caught out. Watch.
Download 2021 Holy Island tide tables to your phone/computer, to use on the go.
Top 12 things to do/see on Holy Island. Viewing points around Holy Island. Things to do on Holy Island when it’s raining. Read more.
In which we share a few of our favourite walks on the island, including the circular route to the North Shore. Read more.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner options on Holy Island and in the vicinity. Will be updated for post Covid-19 information when we have it. Read more.
Everything you need to know about visiting Lindisfarne Castle and the Gertrude Jekyll Garden, opening times, prices, history etc. Read more.
Visitor information, opening times, costs, history, saints and Vikings. All the information you need about visiting Lindisfarne Priory. Read more.
Pubs, cafes, toilets, cash, etc. Read more.
Recommended beaches for swimming on the island, with safety tips. Read more.
Seals on Holy Island and the Farnes: when and where to see them. Read more.
Stay ‘on island’ in this peaceful oasis of a guesthouse, within walking distance of all Holy Island attractions. Check availability and book instantly online.
Options for camping and caravanning near Holy Island. Read more.
Just like being here in person, watch our Holy Island webcam, trained on Lindisfarne Castle. Click here.
Each time of year is different, and which you choose for your visit depends on what’s important to you. Read more.
Holy Island in high tide, when all the tourists are gone is a completely different experience. Read more.
Easter and Christmas are special times on Holy Island, each with its distinctive characteristics. Read more.
The Camino Shell on Chare Ends explained, and how it represents our own personal connection to the Camino de Santiago. Read more.
What you need to know about viewing the aurora here. Read more.
Holy Island in Northumberland is a friendly destination for solo travellers. Read more.
Saint Cuthbert: Shepherd, Soldier, Prior, Saint – his life and legacy. Read more.
TV, Radio video and film programmes about the Holy Island of Lindisfarne. Read more.
Books about and set on the island. Read more.
Our guides to St Cuthbert’s Way, St Oswald’s Way and the Forth to Farne Way. Ancient routes that take between four and eight days to walk. More details.