Heart of the Lakes

Cultural & Theme Tours in Somerset

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Tour description provided by Viator

If you’re short on time in the Lake District then we have got the ideal afternoon scenic tour for you. The tour will focus on the famous valleys of Great and Little Langdale, with time to take in the picturesque view at Tarn Hows. You will also enjoy the view at Coniston Water and the lovely village of Hawkshead.
This tour introduces you to the culture and famous characters of The Lake District. Discover the landscapes and history which has created this UNESCO World Heritage Site you see today. This journey takes you to the Langdale Valley, filled with heritage and farmland. There are many picturesque views along the way including Blea Tarn and the Langdale Pikes. You travel over Tarn pass to Coniston, famous for world water speed records and the setting of the book Swallows & Amazons.   Continue on to Tarn Hows, a scenic beauty spot with lake and woodland views. Then to the charming medieval village of Hawkshead, where poet William Wordsworth attended school.  

What’s included

  • Transport in a small mini-coach
  • On-board commentary in English

What’s not included

  • Food & Drink
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