Driving Tour to the Lake District

Tour Number

Activity Level

355425


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (basic), German (advanced), Italian (basic), Spanish (basic)

England's beautiful Lakes


A full-day driving tour to the Lake District: within two hours, I can bring you to the heart of England's Lake District to enjoy beautiful scenery, picturesque villages and tranquillity. The tour can be tailored to your specific wishes.

Itinerary

- Two-hour drive north from Liverpool (with comfort break if necessary en-route)
- Four hours sight-seeing in the Lake District
- Two-hour drive back to Liverpool
- The specific itinerary can include some of the following destinations:
- Bowness-on-Windermere with a lake cruise
- Coniston, with its links to Donald Campbell, John Ruskin and Arthur Ransom's "Swallows and Amazons"
- Grasmere, with its links to William Wordsworth and delicious Grasmere Gingerbread
- Hawkshead, with its links to Beatrix Potter (visit to Hill Top can be arranged) and William Wordsworth
- the market town of Keswick
- a cruise on Coniston Water's historic Steam Yacht Gondola
- Castlerigg Stone Circle
- Tours based on William Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter, Arthur Ransome. . .

This is just a small snapshot of possible itinerary options! Just tell me what your interests are, and I will plan your day accordingly.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel

Duration: 8 hours

The journey time to and from the Lake District is based on the motorway journey and potentially subject to traffic delays.

Transportation

Private chauffeur-driven car, MPV or luxury minicoach

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 GBP - Possible entrances/fares for:
e.g. Dove Cottage, Hill Top, Brantwood, Steam Yacht Gondola, Windermere Lake Cruises
Refreshments
Souvenirs

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Public Transportation Tickets
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I am not a driver guide, but am very happy to accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate vehicle and driver.

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    Currency
    Tour Price

    1307 USD PER TOUR(for up to 10 people) (duration: 8 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    355425


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), French (basic), German (advanced), Italian (basic), Spanish (basic)

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