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Gold Lake District Sailing, Dreaming & Steaming

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK5303

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Luxury Coach

Tour Highlights

5 Days • 4 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast • Home Link included

• Keswick and Derwentwater Cruise

• Thirlmere and Grasmere

• Ambelside and Lake Windermere Cruise

• Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway

• Ullswater Cruise

• Kirkstone Pass and Windermere Village

PRICE FROM ? £584 per person
Plan My Trip

We depart and travel to Cumbria for thenext 4 ngihts stay with dinner, bed and breakfast at the Shap Wells Hotel.

We drive across the Shap Fells toKendal for a morning break before continuing onto Windermere Village with its little shops for thelunch period. Heading over the rugged KirksonePass, with the lonely inn at the summit, we cometo Glenridding. Here you have a sail on the lake‘steamer’ along the lake to Pooley Bridge.

Today we travel via St John’s Valeand Lake Thirlmere to the lovely Lakes village ofGrasmere where we take a break. Grasmere wasthe home of William Wordsworth and otherartists. Sample some gingerbread from the localshop before we head for Ambleside where we jointhe lake steamer for another delightful cruisealong Lake Windermere to Lakeside. Here we jointhe Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway for anostalgic steam ride to round off the day.

Today we head to Keswick where youhave time to explore before this afternoons scenic journey along the shores of Derwent Water to Ashness Bridge and Borrowdale, conmtinuing over Honister Pass to Buttermere village. After a break we pass Crummock Waterand Loweswateron our way to the Whinlatter Pass Visitor Centrefor a break before heading back to Keswick,rejoining the tour coach for the hotel.

After breakfast we head for home.

Other Information

Your Hotel

Shap Wells Hotel

The hotel is set in tranquil surroundings amongst

the Lakeland fells. Set in 30 acres of grounds, the hotel

offers a well-stocked bar; lounges and a spacious


All bedrooms are en suite and have television,

radio, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities.

The hotel has a lift

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