Full day Private tour of the Lake District

Full day Private tour of the Lake District

A full day Private guided tour is the ultimate way to get the very most out of your time in the Lake District.
You will be able to sit back, relax and not have to worry about navigating your way around unfamiliar roads, but can just focus solely on the amazing countryside and breathtaking scenery.
On this tour you will see beautiful lakes, spectacular waterfalls, traditional villages, and experience the thrill of driving over dramatic high mountain passes.
* Duration: 8 hours
* Starts: Station Precinct, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Tours & Sightseeing >> Bus & Minivan Tours




A full day Private guided tour is the ultimate way to get the very most out of your time in the Lake District.
You will be able to sit back, relax and not have to worry about navigating your way around unfamiliar roads, but can just focus solely on the amazing countryside and breathtaking scenery.
On this tour you will see beautiful lakes, spectacular waterfalls, traditional villages, and experience the thrill of driving over dramatic high mountain passes.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Holehird Gardens Patterdale Road, Windermere LA23 1NP England

Take a stroll around this garden for all seasons and enjoy the stunning setting overlooking Lake Windermere.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Troutbeck, Troutbeck, Lake District, Cumbria, England

Troutbeck is an old fashioned village along the long established, narrow and hilly coach road from Windermere to Penrith.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Kirkstone Mountain Pass, England

With an altitude of 1,489 feet this mountain pass offers an exhilarating drive with breathtaking views.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Ullswater Lake, England

Take a stroll next to the second largest lake in the English Lake District.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Aira Force Waterfall, Penrith CA11 0JS England

Aira Force is the most spectacular of the Lake District waterfalls. The main force falls 70 feet from below a stone footbridge and is on land owned by the National trust.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Castlerigg Stone Circle, Castle Lane Underskiddaw, Keswick CA12 4RN England

Castlerigg stone circle is perhaps the most atmospheric and dramatically sited of all British stone circles.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Keswick, Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England

Situated between the huge bulk of Skiddaw and the gentle beauty of Derwentwater this English market town offers a wide range of attractions for visitors, from shops and restaurants to museums and boating trips around Derwentwater.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ashness Bridge, Keswick England

The most photographed bridge in the Lake District. Ashness bridge is on National Trust land.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Surprise View, Borrowdale, Keswick England

At surprise view you can see the whole of Derwentwater and beyond to Bassenthwaite Lake.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Honister Slate Mine, Honister Pass, Keswick CA12 5XN England

Visit the last working slate mine in England situated at the top of Honister pass

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Buttermere, Buttermere, Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, England

Buttermere – the Lake by the dairy pastures – is 1.24 miles long and 620 yards wide. The classic combination of lakes and mountains as made this extremely popular with visitors

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Newlands Valley, Newlands Valley, Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England

The Newlands valley is regarded as one of the most picturesque and quiet valleys in the Lake District.