Explore the rugged Lake District, Yorkshire Dales & Hadrian's Wall on this 5-day UNESCO & National Parks Tour from Windermere, including hotel or guesthouse accommodation and three full-day tours. Enjoy the Yorkshire Dales Tour including visit Wensleydale Creamery, a Ten Lakes Spectacular trip with a lake cruise and visits to pretty Buttermere, Grasmere and Keswick; plus a Roman Britain & Hadrian's Wall Tour, visiting the Roman Army Museum & Vindolanda. As well as breakfasts, your tour includes visting 2 National Parks & 2 UNSECO World Heritage sites, plus round-trip hotel transfers in Windermere and Bowness.
This 4 night, 5 day tour includes 3 full day tours including Lake District, Yorkshire & Hadrian's Wall. This includes visiting the Yorkshire Dales, the central Lake District on the Ten Lakes Spectacular as well as visiting Hadrian's Wall & Northern Cumbria on the Roman Britain & Hadrian's Wall Tour. On arrival, spend the rest of the day as you wish. After check in, stretch your legs along nearby Lake Windermere, England's largest lake or explore Bowness. On Day 2, you'll join the Yorkshire Dales where you'll visit Garsdale, Wensleydale, Swaledale and Dentdale. We stop at many of the famous villages, particularly those associated with the BBC television series of All Creatures Great and Small. On Day 3, you'll enjoy a full-day Ten Lakes Spectacular tour by minivan to experience the full beauty of the national park, from north to south. See ten lakes including Ullswater, Grasmere and Buttermere and enjoy a scenic cruise on one of the lakes. Journey through breathtaking valleys and mountain passes and visit the market town of Keswick. On Day 4, you'll enjoy the Roman Britain & Hadrian's Wall tour, this tour journeys along segments of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The focus of the day is the ‘Wall’ of which we travel along viewing it's remains of towers and landmarks. During your day you will have time to enjoy the Roman Army Museum, exploring the history of the Romans and learning what it was like to work on the ‘Wall’. A new addition to the tour is Vindolanda, a Roman settlement; one of Europe’s largest excavation sites and is still being worked on today Your experience ends after breakfast on Day 5 when you check out of the hotel or guesthouse. If you wish, enjoy an included minivan transfer to Windermere railway station or back to your original starting point.