Door 2 Tour

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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Lake District Sailing, Dreaming & Steaming

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK5302

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

Holiday highlights

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

• Keswick and Derwent Water Cruise

• Thirlmere and Grasmere

• Ambleside and Lake Windermere Cruise

• Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway

• Ullswater Cruise

• Kirkstone Pass and Windermere Village

PRICE FROM ? £499 per person
Plan My Trip

Monday
We depart and travel to Cumbria for the next 4 nights stay with dinner, bed and breakfast at the ShapWells Hotel.

Tuesday
We drive across the Shap Fells to Kendalfor a morning break before continuing on toWindermere Village with its little shops for thelunch period. The Lakeland store has its largestoutlet here, with everything you need for thehome, kitchen and more. Heading over therugged Kirksone Pass, with the lonely inn at thesummit, we come to Glenridding. Here you have asail on board the lake ‘steamer’ along the lake toPooley Bridge.

Wednesday
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.

Thursday
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.

Friday
After breakfast we head for home.

Other Information

Your Hotel

Shap Wells Hotel

The 3 star 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

restaurant.

All bedrooms are en suite and have television,

radio, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities.

The hotel has a lift

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