Mountains, Lakes & Landscapes

Mountains, Lakes & Landscapes

This area is an inspiring area of natural beauty that offers an enormous range of experiences with its breathtaking mountains and lakes.

One of the most popular holiday destinations in England as it offers a splendid scenic holiday. We stay in Grange over Sands, a lovely town of the edge of the National Park overlooking Morecambe Bay. We include enjoyable excursions on Lake Windermere, a ride on a narrow gauge railway, the heights of scenic splendor travelling by small minibus across the Hardknott and Wrynose passes and visit the grounds of the 14th century Muncaster Castle, making this tour a chance to see the real Lake District!

 

Day 1

This morning we travel north with a lunch stop en route arriving at our hotel in time to settle in before our evening meal.

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Day 2

After a leisurely breakfast we join our coach and travel through the National Park to Grasmere, where we visit the home of poet William Wordsworth. We rejoin the coach and travel to Bowness on Windermere where there will be a break. Afterwards we join our steamer for an enjoyable sail along Lake Windermere to our train for a short journey to Haverthwaite where we join our coach for the journey back to Grange over Sands.

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Day 3

After breakfast we travel to nearby Holker Hall, a house set in beautiful countryside overlooking Morecambe Bay where you can visit the house and its gardens with its collections of trees and shrubs. Afterwards we visit the Lakeland Car museum offering over 30,000 exhibits tracing the history of road transport including cars, motorcycles & automoblia.

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Day 4

This morning we are taken by minibus for this spectacular day out from our hotel. We travel first through the Langdale Valley before we ascent the steep Wrynose & Hardknott passes offering spectacular views of the Fells. On arrival in the Eskdale Valley we enjoy a ride on their heritage railway before rejoining the minibus through Wastwater once voted "Britain's favourite view" before arriving at Muncaster Castle gardens which date back to the 18th Century. (If the Castle is open, entrance is extra). After an enjoyable day we return to our hotel.

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Day 5

After breakfast we make our journey back to your joining points, with a lunch stop en route.

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B=Breakfast Included, D =Dinner Included

Hotel Details:  The Cumbria Grand Hotel, Grange over Sands.

This three star hotel is set in 20 acres of gardens and woodlands overlooking Morecambe Bay, which can be seen from its large bar and lounge area. All the bedrooms are en suite with a television, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities and served by a lift.

 

Price Incudes:

  • Four Nights hotel accommodation.

  • Meals on a half board basis. (Breakfast & evening meal)

  • A visit to Lake Windermere where you will enjoy a steamer ride.

  • A train ride to Haverthwaite.

  • A visit to Holker Hall before visiting the Lakeland Car Museum.

  • A day out in minibuses to various attractions.

  • Services of our coach and driver.

 

 

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Bromyard Bus Stop, Pump Street, Bromyard
Evesham Bus Stop E, Bus Station, High Street, Evesham
(Outside Belvoir Letting Agents)
Gloucester Bus Station Stand A or B, Gloucester
Gloucestershire.
Hereford Bus Station Stand 1 or 2, Commercial Road Bus Station,
Hereford
Hereford Three Elms Bakers Lane, Off Three Elms Road, Hereford
Hereford Three Elms Inn Bus Stop/Layby opp Three Elms Inn, Three Elms Road
Hereford.
Hereford Whitecross Whitecross Roundabout, Co-op Bus Stop, Hereford
Leominster Stand 2, Bus Station, Leominster
Ludlow Eco Park, Park & Ride Car Park Bus Stop, Ludlow
M5 Gloucester Services M5 Gloucester Motorway Services, Gloucester
(Between M5 Junctions 11a and 12)
Newent Bus Stop, Opp The Library, Newent, Gloucestershire
Pershore The Royal Arcade, Broad St, Pershore
Ross On Wye Stop 4, Cantilupe Road, Ross On Wye
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