Tours

Dove Cottage

Beatrix Potter & Wordsworth Twelve Lakes Tour

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 volcanic origins from millions of years ago. We travel through the Borrowdale Valley up and over Honister Pass with views from the top down into the breathtaking Honister Valley below. For those wishing to take the opportunity there is a  toilet/comfort stop in the Borrowdale Valley. We stop in...

Afternoon 8 Northern Lakes Panoramic Tour

The afternoon 8 Northern Lakes Panoramic Tour This tour takes you up to the beautiful northern parts of the Lake District. Places to see on this tour:- You are picked up and taken up to Keswick where you 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 volcanic origins from millions of years ago. We travel through the Borrowdale Valley up and over Honister Pass with views from the top down into the breathtaking Honister Valley below. For those wishing to take the opportunity there is a toilet/comfort stop in the Borrowdale Valley. We stop in Honister Valley to take in the scenic views and to take photos on the banks of the River Derwent. We proceed through the valley until we come upon one of the most remote and unspoiled lakes - Buttermere. Truly one of the loveliest...

Buttermere
A view of the Duddon Valley from the top of Wrynose Pass

Rocky Mountain High Spectacular

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 of the most impressively situated defences in Europe dating back to the Roman Emperor Hadrian from 1900 years ago. Following the fort we have the opportunity to r...

The Bronte Experience & Yorkshire Dales

A fascinating tour of Bronte Country including Haworth and its famous Parsonage : home of the Bronte family from 1820, the Bronte Museum and the Bronte sisters’ school at Cowan Bridge. Ample time to see the many attractions of Haworth’s quaint village.Visiting Skipton town and its castle, and countryside of outstanding beauty, diversity, history and tradition. 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  0925 - 0935      ...

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