Full Day Lake Explorer Tour from Windermere

Day Trips & Excursions in Keswick

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Tour description provided by Viator

This Lake District full day tour explores the scenic highlights plus some hidden gems that cannot be seen from the tour bus window. With a maximum group size of 8 persons we have time for short walks to stunning viewpoints and make stops at places unseen by the larger tour companies . On a truly small group tour you will see more, experience more and benefit from a flexible itinerary that takes account of the weather and your interests.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Lake District Tours, Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandThe specialists in small group tours of the English Lake District. Welcome and join us for an an informative and entertaining day in the most beautiful corner of EnglandDuration: 7 hoursStop At: Aira Force, Penrith, Eden District, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandWeather, group and time permitting walk to Aira ForceDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Castlerigg Stone Circle, Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandWalk amongst the stones, great photo opportunities and explore the mysteryDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Ullswater Lake, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandBrief photo stop and association with Wordsworth 'Daffodils'Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Crummock Water, Buttermere, Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandThe most quiet less visited and incredibly beautiful lake in the National Park. Reached by a secret road with lots of photo opps Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Buttermere, Buttermere, Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandBeautiful mountain and lake scenery plus a stop for lunch or homemade ice creamDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Honister Slate Mine, Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandExplorer the history of slate mining in the Lake District and great photosDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Derwentwater, Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandVisit Surprise View and the scenic packhorse bridge at AshnessDuration: 10 minutesPass By: Thirlmere in the Lake District, Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandHopefully stunning reflections in calm still waters!Stop At: Lake Grasmere, Grasmere, Lake District, Cumbria, EnglandVisit the village and Grasmere gingerbread shop, the church and grave of William WordsworthDuration: 20 minutes

What’s included

  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Entry/Admission - Lake District Tours

What’s not included

  • Drinks
  • Lunch - please bring some cash with you as not all places can accept credit cards


  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Small-group tour by minibus