Lake District ‘Cruise, Poetry and Grasmere Gingerbread’ Day Trip

  • Teal cruise boat on Lake Windermere

    Day Trip to the Lake District
  • Brant Fell, with Lake Windermere in the distance.

    Brant Fell, with Lake Windermere in the distance.
  • Dove Cottage, The Lake District, Cumbria

    Dove Cottage, The Lake District, Cumbria
  • Wordsworth Museum, The Lake District, Cumbria - Interior

    Day Trip to the Lake District
  • Wordsworth Museum, The Lake District, Cumbria - Dorothys Diary-Daffodils Entry

    Day Trip to the Lake District
  • Dove Cottage The Lake District Cumbria Wordsworths Suitcase

    Day Trip to the Lake District
  • Dove Cottage, The Lake District, Cumbria - Fires

    Day Trip to the Lake District
  • Lake Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria © Stuart Render

    Day Trip to the Lake District

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From £37.00

Includes a cruise on Lake Windermere and visits to Dove Cottage, Wordsworth Museum and Gingerbread Shop

With its striking scenery and connections with the poet William Wordsworth, the UNESCO Lake District National Park offers a great day out and a truly memorable experience.

What’s included in your day trip to the Lake District:

  • Meet and Greet Service at Manchester Piccadilly Station
    Meet our representative at The Mayfield Bar and receive your train tickets and a welcome pack containing your itinerary, payment vouchers, maps and travel tips.
  • Return train from Manchester to Windermere
    Travel by train to Windermere, with a change at Oxenholme (journey time approx. 1 hour 35 minutes).
  • Full day bus travel in the central lakes zone
    The route stops in Windermere, Rydal, Grasmere, Ambleside, Waterhead and Bowness.
  • Dove Cottage, Wordsworth Museum, Grasmere Village and Gingerbread
    Visit the famous former home and museum of poet William Wordsworth. Afterwards take a short walk to the pretty village of Grasmere where you visit his grave and the famous gingerbread shop.
  • Lake Windermere Cruise
    Enjoy a scenic cruise from Waterhead to the town of Bowness-on-Windermere. In Bowness, visit the many shops, restaurants, old pubs and cafes. The quaint church of St Martin’s built in 1483 is worth a visit.
  • Optional visit to the ‘World of Beatrix Potter’ in Bowness (entrance not included)
    The stories of Peter Rabbit and friends are brought to life in a 3D exhibition.

Prices

ADULT

£69.00

CHILD

£37.00 (5-15 years)


Please note that all daytrips by train are self-guided/ unescorted. Our representative will meet you at the station and provide you with all the information you need, including an itinerary to use as a guide.


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