Take a small-group, scenic tour of one of England’s most picturesque landscapes on a full-day drive around the north and south Lake District. Visit the mysterious Castlerigg Stone Circle, and see Lakeland villages and waterfalls.
What to Expect
Explore the Lake District, world-renowned for being one of the most beautiful corners of England. This full-day tour introduces you to the north and south of the Lakes region, traveling through a magnificent scenery of mountains, valleys, and lakes.
During the 8-hour excursion, you will drive over passes, through beautiful valleys, see waterfalls, and pause for breath in traditional Lakeland villages. There will be plenty of stops to admire the views and take photographs, providing a great introduction to the Lake District, and a taster for exploring further.
See the region’s most spectacular sights, such as Borrowdale Valley, Newlands Valley, Thirlmere, and Grasmere. A definite highlight will be the Castlerigg Stone Circle, one of the most famous stone circles in the country, where you will get picture-perfect views of the Lake District’s highest peaks. You will also break for lunch in Keswick, where you can try a typical pub meal, or seek out a charming restaurant in your own time.
- Tour guide
What's Not Included
- Lake cruise
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
The tour departs from outside the Windermere Tourist information Center at 09:30. Alternatively, complimentary hotel and guest house pick-ups and drop-offs in the Windermere, Bowness, and Ambleside areas are available on request.
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Know Before You Go
• Children under the age of 5 are not permitted on the tour
• Please specify pick-up point when booking, otherwise Windermere Tourist Information Centre will be treated as the pick-up point
• Tour does not operate on Christmas Day
• Routes are subject to change without notice and the vendor reserves the right to alter tours in the event of severe inclement weather, traffic congestion, or for operational reasons