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Lake District’S Castle, Garden And Cruise

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TANG3842

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

5 Days - Tour No AB1031

Grange-over-Sands is a quiet seaside retreat on the southern tip of the Cartmel Peninsula, between the mountains and the sea.

PRICE FROM ? £468 per person
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Itinerary

Included in Cost

Included in Cost

● Coach travel
● 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
● porterage
● 2 nights entertainment
● entrance to Lowther Castle & Gardens with guided tour
● cruise on Ullswater
● single train journey
● cruise on Windermere

Holiday Itinerary

Lakeside Railway (Stan Marston)

Day 1 Morning departure for the journey north to the Lake District and to Grange-over-Sands for a four night stay.

Day 2 Scenic drive to the market town of Keswick, surrounded by the Skiddaw mountains for some free time to explore, before returning to Grange-over-Sands and more free time.

Day 3 Travelling into the scenic lakes to Glenridding for a cruise on Ullswater, views of the fells and mountains are stunning from all angles with spectacular glimpses of Helvelly and the Ullswater Valley. On disembarkation, travel to the Rheged Centre for a lunch stop and time to wander round the centre before continuing to Lowther Castle and gardens. Enjoy a guided tour through the ruins of this castle and the 130 acres of gardens.

Day 4 Today you embark on a journey through the Leven Valley on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway to Lakeside, established as a steamer pier for services along the lake. From here you will cruise along Windermere to Bowness, a sprawling tourist town, where you can relax in its delightful setting. Free time to enjoy lunch and take a stroll around the town before departing for the return journey to the hotel.

Day 5 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey.

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Keswick

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Ullswater (visitengland/richard jones)

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Accommodation

Holiday Hotel Cumbria Grand Hotel

Set in 20 acres of private gardens and woodland overlooking Morecambe Bay. A charming Victorian hotel only six miles away from Lake Windermere. All bedrooms are en-suite with TV, telephone and tea/coffee making facilities. An attractive restaurant, bar, lounge and lift.

Single supplement £64
Holiday insurance £21.50 (70 years and over £34.00)

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