Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Spectacular Ten Lakes Day Trip from Windermere

This tour covers Ten Lakes, three mountain passes and a lake cruise, a beautiful waterfall, Castlerigg Stone Circle and the ancient township of Keswick for lunch. Certainly the most comprehensive, popular and satisfying tour in the Lake District, visiting central, north, north-west and north-east parts of Cumbria with so many stops for photographs and short walks.
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

The High Adventure: High Mountain Passes Spectacular from Windermere

Nothing in Britain surpasses the grandeur of Lakeland's central mountains. The route on this full-day trip is that fashioned by Emperor Hadrians's Roman legions in the first century AD. You will travel over the steepest passes in England, pausing to view the extensive remains of Hardknott Roman Fort, before returning back to Windermere.
8 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Beatrix Potter's Lakeland Tour from Windermere Including Lake Cruise

Discover the locations that inspired Beatrix Potter on a 4.5-hour Lake District afternoon tour. Embark on a cruise across the majestic Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake. Visit Hill Top farm, Beatrix Potter’s former home, and see the landscapes that inspired some of her books. Continue on to the charming medieval village of Hawkshead, where poet William Wordsworth attended school, and then to Tarn Hows, a scenic beauty spot with lake and woodland views. Learn more about the much-loved children’s author from your knowledgeable guide.
4.5 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

3-Day Lake District Tour with Cruise

Enjoy two nights' stay at the 4-star Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel — formerly owned by beloved children's author Beatrix Potter — located close to Lake Windermere. This comfortable hotel is set in six acres of mature gardens and offers superb accommodation and fine dinning in its award-winning restaurant. Views over the lake and to the fells are spectacular anytime of the year. This comprehensive tour gives you the opportunity to discover the highlights of Lake District and admire the landscape on a scenic lake cruise.
3 days
Tours & Sightseeing

Lake District Ten Lakes Tour from Windermere

See 10 lakes in one day on a 6.5-hour tour around the idyllic Lake District from Windermere! With an expert local guide, travel by coach around the region to enjoy photo stops and strolls around quaint villages, natural beauty spots and 10 impressive bodies of water: Lake Windermere, Rydal, Grasmere, Thirlmere, Derwent Water, Bassenthwaite, Buttermere, Crummock Water, Ullswater and Brothers Water. It’s a great way to discover the Lake District countryside at its picture-perfect best.
6.75 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Full Day Lake Explorer Tour from Windermere

This Lake District full day tour explores the scenic highlights plus some hidden gems that cannot be seen from the tour bus window. It is a small group tour with time to walk to the magnificent waterfall at Aira Force, visit traditional Lakeland tearooms for lunch and visit our favourite Lakes. On a small group tour you will see more, experience more and benefit from a flexible itinerary that takes account of the weather and your interests.
1 day
Tours & Sightseeing

The Best of the Lakes Small-Group Day Trip from Windermere

See the best of the Lakes in this full day tour from Windermere. Only have one day in the Lakes? This tour takes you to the best scenery in the Lake District, seeing the stunning lakes, mountains and views. The morning focuses on the legendary mountain passes with the afternoon focusing on the famous lakes.
8.25 hours
Outdoor Activities

Full-Day Scafell Pike Guided Mountain Walk

By far the most popular route climbing Scafell Pike. Make the most of your ascent of the highest mountain in England by taking advantage of the unique knowledge of the area that a highly professional guide will provide.
7 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Ullswater Lake Boat Ride

Enjoy a day on England’s most beautiful lake, Ullswater. Ullswater ‘Steamers’ create the perfect opportunity to enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Ullswater valley, with views from the lake that you just don't get from the road. Opportunities to break your journey at one of our 3 piers to explore and maybe stop for lunch or afternoon tea. The sailings also link with some of the most famous and enjoyable walks in the Lake District.
2.5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Private Tour: Lake District Day Trip

Discover the beauty of the Lake District on this private full-day tour, led by an expert driver-guide and operated for you and your party only. Relax in the comfort of your very own private vehicle as you’re whisked through the picturesque English countryside to the Lake District’s most famous meres. Be awed by sweeping panoramas of rolling hills and mountains, and get up close to Windermere, Ullswater Lake, Buttermere Valley and other notable lakes. You’ll also cross over some of Britain’s highest mountain passes, and enjoy free time in Grasmere village or the charming market town of Keswick.
8 hours