The Ultimate Lake District Tour: The Best Of The Lakes And Landscape
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This full day, all-inclusive tour will take you to the northwestern Lake District for spectacular scenery, fascinating heritage sites, ten lakes, and four mountain passes in just a single day.
What to expect?
Lake Windermere views of the largest lake in the lake district, surrounded by panoramic mountain scenery.
Kirkstone Inn the highest inhabited building in the Lake District.
Kirkstone Pass the Lake District's highest pass that is open to motor traffic and it connects Ambleside in the Rothay Valley to Patterdale in the Ullswater Valley.
Brothers Water in the Hartsop Valley .
Patterdale the village where walkers begin their ascent via the Striding Edge path up to Helvellyn, the third highest peak in the Lake District.
Glenridding close to the old Greenside Lead Mine which was established in the 1650s, but now a peaceful craggy Lakeland village hugely popular with walkers.
Ullswater with spectacular views of the second largest lake in the Lake District.
Lake cruise on Ullswater.
Castlerigg stone circle perhaps the most atmospheric and dramatically sited of all British stone circles, with panoramic views and the mountains of Helvellyn and High Seat as a backdrop.
Lakeside at Keswick on the shores of Derwentwater for a lunch stop.
Surprise View for you to experience the beauty of Derwentwater with breathtaking views of the surrounding fells including special views of Skiddaw, England's fourth highest mountain and Catbells, a favorite inspirational place of Beatrix Potter.
Ashness Bridge to see the most photographed packhorse bridge in the Lake District set in a beautiful location with fantastic views.
Seatoller, next to the wettest inhabited place in England and an oasis of tranquility.
Honister Mine for a quick stop at England's last working slate mine.
Honister Pass the spectacular highest and steepest pass in the area.
Buttermere, the classic combination of lakes and mountains which made this place popular with visitors since the beginning of tourism in the Lake District.
Moss Force Waterfall with a fall of around 100 m.
Whinlatter Viewpoint for spectacular views down Bassenthwaite Lake.
Thirlmere the man-made vast reservoir which submerged the settlements of Armboth and Wythburn in 1889.
Dunmail Raise the low-level mountain pass and legendary burial place of King Dunmail.
Grasmere one of the smaller lakes of the English Lake District with a small island in the middle, one of Wordsworth's favorite places when he lived at nearby Dove Cottage.
Rydal Water tranquil and serene with beautiful reflections of Loughrigg Fell.
What is included?
Full day tour
Lake cruise on Ullswater
Experienced driver for your safety on the steep, narrow and twisty Lakeland roads and to provide expert commentary throughout the tour
Small group of up to 7 people for a more flexible and personalized experience
Use of personal radio communication technology to keep you in touch with your guide when you are off the minibus
Is this experience for me?
This tour is not suitable for children under the age of 5
What do I need to bring?
Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat
Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
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This tour departs from Oxenholme, Windermere, Bowness and Ambleside