Tours

Dove Cottage

Beatrix Potter & Wordsworth Twelve Lakes Tour ( Tour B )

                         Pick Up times for this tour are as follows:- For Pick ups in Bowness 0925 - 0935 For Pick ups in Windermere  0940 - 0950 For Pick ups in Ambleside  1010 - 1020 A delightful tour, with detailed commentary to the many places associated with Beatrix Potter’s life and characters. Who has not heard of Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle Duck, Jeremy Fisher, Tom Kitten and Samuel Whiskers and other characters brought to life by Beatrix Potter?  This is a comprehensive tour of the houses, farms, villages, valleys, lakes and mountains linked to her stories.  Also visiting Wordsworth’s earlier home at Dove Cottage. After lunch in Grasmere you are taken up to Keswick where you can experience a wonderful boat cruise on one of Lakeland's most beautiful lakes Derwentwater; after which you continue on your tour through some of the most dramatic mountainous regions of volcani...

Coach and Boat to Borrowdale (Tour A)

        Pickup Locations and Timing Pick Up times for this tour are as follows:- For pick ups in Bowness 0925 - 0935 For Pick ups in Windermere  0940 - 0950 For Pick Ups in Ambleside  1010 - 1020                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ***************************************************************  Explore the highlights of the Lake District’s impressive mountain passes, valleys, lakes and splendid waterfalls. A ten lakes tour including a cruise on...

Surprise View
A view of the Duddon Valley from the top of Wrynose Pass

Rocky Mountain High Spectacular (Tour F )

A FANTASTIC DAY OUT OVER THE STEEPEST MOUNTAIN PASSES IN ENGLAND AND SOME OF THE MOST SPECTACULAR SCENERY IN LAKELAND-  A Day to visit the wilder, more remote but most beautiful scenery; to learn about it's stone walls, about sheep, of how the Lake District was formed; of Roman, Saxon, Viking and Norman occupations; to visit a Roman Fort , a wonderful castle and many other attractions. In the footsteps of Roman legions and travellers over the centuries, our day begins on the traditional route through the Langdale Valleys and climbing the wild terrain of Wrynose Pass. This breathtaking mountain road takes us west beside the cascading crystal clear waters of the Duddon River before the thrilling ascent of  Hardknott Pass - England's steepest road.  High on the fells we step back in time to explore the Roman Ruins of Hardknott Fort, one o...

Morning Beatrix Potter & Wordsworth Lakeland Tour ( Tour G )

For lovers of Beatrix Potter and her world famous children’s stories and for those interested in William Wordsworth this is a scenic tour exploring the literary associations of southern Lakeland. Visiting eight lakes including the exquisite Tarn Hows. we visit many places, houses and farms that are associated with Beatrix Potter including her famous Hill Top farm;  the very first farm belonging to Beatrix which can still be seen just as it was when she lived there. We see where William Wordsworth and his family are buried in the Churchyard in Grasmere Village, right next door to the Gingerbread Shop which is a must for many passengers,  also a look at Dove Cottage  where Wordsworth  was living when he wrote his most famous poem  'The Daffodils'. All of this, in the short space of a morning, after which we return to Windermere via Rydal Water and Ambleside with a  look at the Little Bridge House. For those catching a train we drop them at Windermere train station and we retur...

Yew Tree Farm