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Full-Day Western Lake District Tour from Windermere

By Mountain Goat Tours
Price was undefined, price is now £51
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8h 55m
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Highlights

  • Leisurely day tour through the western Lake District scenery

  • Venture over hairpin Mountain Passes, Hardknott & Wrynose

  • Time off the bus to enjoy the scencery and fresh air

  • Picture-perfect vistas at England's deepest lake, Wastwater

  • Far-reaching views from Muncaster Castle's pretty gardens

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided tour in the Lake District National Park

  • What's included

    Admission to Muncaster Castle Gardens

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's excluded

    Meals and drinks

Cleaning and safety practices

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  • Masks required
  • Contactless tickets
  • Vehicles and venues disinfected

Know Before You Book

  • Children 4 and younger are not allowed.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Maximum group size is 12 people.

  • Tour stops vary.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

What you can expect

Take in the striking mountains and western fells of the Lake District on this guided full-day adventure. Travel steep roads through the Hardknott and Wrynose Passes, see Wastwater Lake and historic Muncaster Castle's gardens.

Depart from Windermere, driving through the majestic Langdale Valley towards the mountain passes of Hardknott and Wrynose—2 of the steepest passes in England. Your winding journey up the harrowing road is rewarded with impeccable views of vibrant, multicolour landscapes rolling into the valley below. Capture photos before continuing to Wastwater, the deepest lake in England. The area features “Britain's Favourite View,” a vista that captures the lake surrounded by the sheer, rugged slopes of the Wastwater Screes. Take time to snap more pictures, and then visit Muncaster Castle. Marvel at the medieval architecture of the fortress, and then slow down to take in the view from the gardens, which were designed to take advantage of the castle's place over the distant fells. On the way back to Windermere, pass through the golden hills of Yewdale Valley as a picturesque end to your tour.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travellers

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Masks required
  • Masks provided
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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Location

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Activity Location

  • Multiple Locations Visited
  • Lake District National Park

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Windermere Tourist Information Centre
  • Victoria Street
  • Windermere England LA23 1AD
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