3-Day Lake District Explorer Small-Group Tour from London

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Day 1: London - Penrith - Lake District

Pass By: Rabbie's, Bulleid way Greenline Coach Terminal, London SW1W 9SH England
This tour includes a return train journey from London Euston to Penrith. And on arrival in Penrith, your driver-guide meets you and takes you through the best of the Lake District.

Stop At: Aira Force, 7ml S of Penrith A592, Penrith CA11 0JY England
A lovely stone bridge crosses the fabulously flowing waterfalls.
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Itinerary

Day 1: London - Penrith - Lake District

Pass By: Rabbie's, Bulleid way Greenline Coach Terminal, London SW1W 9SH England
This tour includes a return train journey from London Euston to Penrith. And on arrival in Penrith, your driver-guide meets you and takes you through the best of the Lake District.

Stop At: Aira Force, 7ml S of Penrith A592, Penrith CA11 0JY England
A lovely stone bridge crosses the fabulously flowing waterfalls.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Castlerigg Stone Circle, Castle Lane Underskiddaw, Keswick CA12 4RN England
You then travel towards Keswick, stopping outside the town to visit the mysterious Castlerigg standing stones, thought to have been built over 5,000 years ago and once a lively hub of ancient pagan rituals.

It’s like a miniature Stonehenge. Although you can decide whether it’s more beautiful.
Duration: 30 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: You stay in the lively market town of Keswick. (During July/early August this tour may stay in Windermere).

Day 2: Lake Windermere - Hawkshead - Wordsworth Memorial Daffodill Garden

Stop At: Lake Windermere, Windermere England
You can choose to wander the shores or put on your sailing hat and go for a cruise.
Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Ullswater Lake, England
The second largest lake in the English Lake District is famous for its sublime, tranquil beauty.

Stop At: Hawkshead Grammar School, Old School House Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NT England
After lunch you travel around the southern tip of Windermere and on towards Coniston Water. Your next stop is the picturesque conservation village of Hawkshead, where the poet William Wordsworth attended Grammar School.
Duration: 30 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: You stay in the lively market town of Keswick. (During July/early August this tour may stay in Windermere).

Day 3: Whinlatter Pass - Honister Pass - London

Stop At: Honister Slate Mine, Honister Pass, Keswick CA12 5XN England
Simply relax and enjoy the gorgeous views of the monumental mountains.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Derwent Water House Keswick on Derwentwater Nbiughl, Keswick CA12 5RF England
This gorgeous location was used in Star Wars - The Force Awakens. But the lasers and spaceships seem a million miles away from this peaceful area.
Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Penrith Castle, Off Castlegate, Penrith CA11 7HZ England
Once you’ve eaten lunch, you head towards Penrith station. Your guide will drop you off at the station, where you catch your train back to London Euston Station.

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Details

Included
  • Transport by top of the range 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach
  • Small-group tour (maximum 16 people)
  • Professional Driver Guide
  • 2 nights en-suite accommodation with breakfast
  • 2nd class return rail travel from London Euston to Penrith station
  • Entry/Admission - Rabbie's
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
Not Included
  • Admission fees
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Windermere
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Honister Slate Mine
  • Lunch, dinner and refreshments
Departure Point
Euston, London NW1 2DS, UK
8:45 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 9 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age to participate is 5 years old. We are sorry, children under the age of 5 cannot join our tour.
  • After booking your tour, we'll contact you about your train journey (London Euston - Penrith)
  • Collect your ticket from the ticket machines using your bank or credit card and the 'collection reference' number we send you
  • Near public transportation
  • This trip combines a return train journey with one of our tours. It's a fast and sustainable way to get you to where you want to go. You get picked up by a Rabbie's mini-coach from Penrith Train Station
  • Luggage Allowance: You're restricted to 20kg (44lbs) of luggage per person on our tours. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) plus a small bag for onboard personal items.
  • Passengers travelling after 1st April 2020 are allowed to carry 20kg of luggage (44lbs); one medium sized suitcase/bag similar to airline standard carry-on luggage (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) plus a small bag for onboard personal items.
  • Booking three or more people? We can accommodate up to 8 guests in a group, please add each required room to your basket separately
  • Family rooms are limited and may be available on request. Maximum of 2 Adults and 1 child in one room. Family rooms for 2 adults and 2 children are not available
  • Please note all tours that depart on the 13th, 16th, 20th, 23rd, 27th and 30th July will stay in Bowness-on-Windermere instead of Keswick.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 22 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel within 22 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Customer Reviews

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Reviewed: November 5, 2019

Anne K

The tour is comprehensive covering the lake district area. Our tour guide / driver even took us to places not as set in the itinerary. He is informative and knowledgeable.