The Lake District

Highlights:

The tranquility and beauty of the English Lake District draws thousands of visitors year on year. Each season produces fresh colour, and the rugged fells create views worth savouring. Hill walkers, bird watchers and tourists enjoy the peaceful surroundings, the shimmering lakes and the timeless landscapes all of which inspired many famous authors. One can never tire of this beautiful changing landscape.

Tour Includes:

  • Luxury Coach Travel
  • Reserved Seat
  • Services of an Experienced Tour Driver
  • Drive On/Off Ferry with Stena Line
  • Welcome Tea/Coffee
  • Porterage
  • 4 Nights, Bed & Breakfast
  • 4 Evening Meals
  • Complimentary Use of Leisure Facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 3 Excursions

From

£839

Per Person

Single Room Supplement: £200

ACCOMMODATION

ITINERARY

PICK UP POINTS

DEPARTURE DATES

Accommodation

Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa

Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, a favored holiday destination for decades, is considered one of the finest of Lake District hotels. Perched on the shore of beautiful Lake Windermere, the resort is close to equestrian trails, golf courses, shopping and public transportation. Room amenities include premium linens, comfortable beds with cozy quilts, a private bath and many with lake views. Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa offers a choice of fine restaurants, trendy bars, a beauty salon, leisure club, and family watersports centre. The leisure club offers workout equipment, a 50-foot pool, a sauna, steam room and outdoor hot tub.

Tea & Coffee
Making Facilities

Free Wi-Fi

Porterage

Leisure Facilities

Spa Facilities

Fitness Facilities

Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Following our pick-ups this morning, we will travel to Belfast to board the 11:30hrs Stena Line ferry to Cairnryan. From Cairnryan, we’ll begin our journey south making a comfort stop at Castle Douglas, if required, and continue to Gretna for a further break. Restaurant and toilet facilities are available here. We’ll then proceed on the next stage of our journey toward Penrith. We’ll then move onto the A66, travel towards Keswick and through the Lake District to Windermere.
We’ll be based on the shores of Windermere, on the outskirts of Bowness, at the beautifully located 4-star Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa Hotel. Our estimated time of arrival is 18:30hrs. Time to settle in, unwind and enjoy the stunning views.

Day 2

Depart Hotel 10:00hrs
Our excursion today will take us the short distance to visit the lovely town of Grasmere, where budding authors and poets are drawn to visit Dove Cottage, the family home of William Wordsworth. Town End, The Gingerbread Shop and Grasmere Chocolate Cottage are all attractions that draw tourists to this popular town. We will then move on to the quaint market town of Ambleside, home to one of the most photographed buildings in the Lake District – Bridge House. Bridge House in Ambleside is one of the most iconic – and smallest – buildings in the Lake District.
Free Time.

Day 3

Depart Hotel 10:00hrs
Today we‘ll travel the short distance into Bowness where we will have free time to explore at
leisure.

Day 4

Depart Hotel 10:00hrs
Today our excursion will take us to Keswick, one of the most northerly towns of the Lake District, and where Thursday is Market Day. As one of the major tourist attractions in the Lake District, Keswick is surrounded by the incredible scenery of the Skiddaw Mountains and sits on the shores of the widest lake in the Lake District – Derwentwater. Free Time. We’ll then take a relaxing journey moving from Keswick up towards Ullswater and come down the beautifully scenic Kirkstone Pass.

Day 5

Depart Hotel 10:00hrs
It’s time to begin the journey home. We will travel North towards Cairnryan making a comfort stop as we cross the border into Scotland at the Gretna Tourist area.
Here we’ll have time to look for any last-minute gifts or avail of the restaurant and toilet facilities. Moving on then, to Cairnryan we will be checking in for the 15:30hrs ferry to Belfast, and it is time to say our good-byes.

Pick up Points

Pick up PointPick up TimeReturn Time
NEWTOWNARDS, Regent Street - Front Of Bus Station09:30hrs19:15hrs
BANGOR, Abbey Street - Front Of Bus Station09:45hrs19:00hrs
HOLYWOOD, Redburn Square10:00hrs18:45hrs
BELFAST, Glengall Street - Corner Of Opera House10:15hrs18:20hrs
BELFAST, Stena Passenger Terminal10:30hrs18:00hrs

Departure Dates

Low Deposit:
Only £50

Duration: 5 Days

Departs: Sat 15 July, 2023
Returns: Fri 19 July, 2024

From

£ 839

Per Person

Single Room Supplement: £200

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