Grand Lake District Wanderer

Grand Lake District Wanderer

With stunning natural landscapes of lakes and mountains combined with historic sites, the Lake District is a region apart. On this tour you will enjoy cruising its calming waters, wonder at its ancient stone circle settings and delve into Cumbria’s literally links, through the poet William Wordsworth and ‘Peter Rabbit’ author Beatrix Potter.

With stunning natural landscapes of lakes and mountains combined with historic sites, the Lake District is a region apart. On this tour you will enjoy cruising its calming waters, wonder at its ancient stone circle settings and delve into Cumbria’s literally links, through the poet William Wordsworth and ‘Peter Rabbit’ author Beatrix Potter.

 

Shap Wells Hotel

Situated in a secluded, wooded valley, high in the Shap Fells and surrounded by mountain streams, the Shap Wells Hotel is the ideal place from which to explore the Lakes, Dales and the English and Scottish Border Counties.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 1

Setting out for the Lake District, we stop first at Levens Hall & Topiary Gardens, Kendal. Experience the oldest and most extensive topiary garden in the world. We then continue to our base, the Shap Wells Hotel.

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Day 2

We depart the hotel after breakfast and travel to Haverthwaite Station to enjoy the steam train ride through the district to Lakeside, from here you will embark on your return leg by cruise on the waters of Lake Windermere to Bowness.

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Day 3

Today explore the literary world of the Lake District. In the morning we visit William Wordsworth House & Gardens. The afternoon will be spent in the 17th century farmhouse of Beatrix Potter known as Hill Top.

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Day 4

After breakfast this morning we venture to Castleriggs Stone Circle, Keswick. Afterwards we stop in the market town of Penrith.

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Day 5

Return journey home.

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B=Breakfast, D=Dinner

Departs Monday

 

Price includes

• 4 nights half-board accommodation

• Rooms with private facilities

• TV

• Tea/Coffee in Room

• WiFi

• Lift

• Visit to Levens Hall & Topiary Gardens

• Visit to Wordsworth House & Gardens

• Visit to Beatrix Potter’s Home

• Visit to Castleriggs Stone Circle

• Steam Train Ride connecting with cruise

• Cruise on Lake Windermere

• Evening entertainment on 1 night

 

 

Single Room Supplement     £69.00

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Alfreton Bus Station Alfreton Bus Station, Hall Street
Barlborough, Rose & Crown Barlborough, Rose & Crown Pub
Barnsley, Eldon Street Barnsley, Eldon Street opposite the Odeon Cinema
Bolsover Market Place Bolsover Market Place
Carlton in Lindrick Carlton in Lindrick, A60/Maiin Rd End of Long Lane
The Bus Layby
Carlton in Lindrick. Carlton in Lindrick, Limetree Nursery
The Bottom Of Rotherham Baulk
Chesterfield, Beetwell St Chesterfield, Beetwell Street
Outside the Registry Office
Clay Cross, Church Layby Clay Cross, The Church Layby The High Street
Clowne Tesco Clowne Tesco, Bus Layby
Clowne,End of Gapsick Ln Clowne, The end of Gapsick Lane
Creswell Creswell, Junction of Sheffield Road/Elmton Road
Creswell Bingo Hall Creswell, Bingo Hall, Elmton Road
Creswell, Skinner Street Creswell, Skinner Street, Cemetery
Derby, Full Street Derby Full Street, Premier Inn
Doncaster, Ward Bros Doncaster, Ward Bros Waterdale
Eckington, Bus Station Eckington, The Bus Station
Edwinstowe, Manvers Arms Edwinstowe, The Manvers Arms Pub
Grays Travel Home Pickup
Hodthorpe WMC Hodthorpe, The Working Mens Club
Hodthorpe, Top Bus Stop Hodthorpe, Queens Road, The Top Bus Stop
Hucknall, Ogle Street Hucknall, Ogle Street Opposite the Car Park
Killamarsh, Nags Head Pub Killamarsh, The Nags Head Pub
Top of Bridge Street
Langold, The One Stop Langold, The One Stop
Langwith Junction Langwith Junction, The Bus Stop End of Station Rd
Langwith Junction. Langwith Junction, The King of Diamonds
Langwith, The Gate Hotel Langwith, The Gate Hotel
Leicester Forest Leicester Forest East Services, South Bound
Leicester Fosse Park Leicester Fosse Park, Outside Marks & Spencer
Leicester, St Margarets Leicester, St Margarets Bus Station, Bay Z
Loughborough Loughborough, Junction 23 - M1
The Bus Stop outside the Harvester Pub
Mansfield Outside Iceland Mansfield, Walkden Street Outside Iceland
Mansfield Woodhouse Mansfield Woodhouse, A60 The Coopers Pub
Mansfield Woodhouse. Mansfield Woodhouse, The Bus Stop A60
End of Peafield Lane
Nottingham, Mount Street Nottingham
The top of Mount Street on Maid Marion
Ollerton, Main Road Ollerton, Main Road
The Junction of Forest Road/Sherwood Drive
Ollerton, The Plough Pub Ollerton, The Plough Pub
Retford Market Place Retford Market Place, Outside Greenwoods
Rhodesia, Tylden Way Rhodesia, End of Tylden Way
Rotherham, Mecca Bingo Rotherham, The Mecca Bingo, Corporation Street
Sheffield,Penny Black Pub Sheffield, Penny Black Pub, Pond Hill
off Pond Street
Shirebrook, Ashbourne St Shirebrook, Ashbourne Street, Opposite
Ashbourne Court
Shireoaks Fish&Chip Shop Shireoaks, Shireoaks Row, Fish & Chip Shop
Sutton in Ashfield Sutton in Ashfield, The Bus Station Bay C
The Sidings The Sidings, Mansfield Woodhouse
Off Debdale Lane
Warsop Church Warsop, The Church bottom of Cuckney Hill (A60)
Warsop Motor Company Warsop Motor Company
Warsop, The Strand Warsop, The Strand Bingo Hall
Whitwell Bakestone Moor Whitwell, Bakestone Moor, End of Franklin Avenue
Whitwell Mini Market Whitwell, Mini Market, Welbeck Street
Whitwell Southfield Lane Whitwell, End of Southfield Lane
Whitwell Square Whitwell Square
Whitwell The Spar Shop Whitwell The Spar Shop, Bakestone Moor
Worksop B&Q Worksop, B&Q, Sandy Lane
Worksop Bingo Hall Newcastle Avenue, The Bingo Hall
Worksop Community Church Worksop, Thievesdale Lane, The Community Church
Worksop Eyres Corner Worksop, Eyres Corner
Worksop Larwood Health Worksop, Larwood Health Centre
Worksop Pelham Street Worksop, Pelham Street Shops, Manton
Worksop St Annes Church Worksop, St Annes Church, Newcastle Avenue
Worksop Three Legged Worksop, The Three Legged Stool, Raymoth Lane
Worksop, Cannon Hotel Worksop, The Cannon Hotel
S81 7AD
Worksop, Gateford Road Worksop, The bus stop before the Post office on Ga
Worksop, High Hoe Road Worksop, High Hoe Road, Nr Canal Bridge
Worksop, Innings Pub Worksop, The Innings Pub, Prospect Estate
Worksop, Johnsons Depot Worksop, Johnsons Depot, Dukeries Industrial Est
Worksop, Kilton Hill Worksop, Junction of Kilton Hill/ Plantation Hill
Worksop, Opposite Tesco Worksop, Opposite Tesco
Worksop, Plantation Hill Worksop, The Shops, Plantation Hill, Kilton,
Worksop, Priory Church Worksop, Priory Church Car Park
Worksop, Stubbing Lane Worksop, End of Stubbing Lane, Newcastle Avenue
Worksop,Mansfield Rd, A60 Worksop, Mansfield Road, A60
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03 Jun
2019
£429.00

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