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A Cumbrian Dickensian Christmas

A Cumbrian Dickensian Christmas

A Lake District Dickensian Christmas with time in Keswick, Ulverston, Kirkstone Pass and Bowness-on-Windermere

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Enjoy pre-Christmas in the Lake District and savour an impressive display of natural splendour as the leaves turn from green to gold with the reflections in the mirror stillness of the lakes simply breathtaking.


Your Holiday Includes:


  • Door to Door Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Club Class Extra Legroom Coach

  • 3 nights half board

  • Outlined excursions

  • Derwentwater Lake Cruise


Not included: All lunches


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Journey north to the Lake District, arriving during the afternoon. Tonight, enjoy a festive evening dinner


A free morning to explore Keswick. Browse some of the interesting and individual shops before taking lunch in one of the many cafés. In the afternoon, we enjoy a short cruise on Derwentwater to enjoy the views. Tonight, there is the OPTION of booking seats at the Theatre on the Lake for this year's Festive Season Play 'Beauty & The Beast' - Synopsis: When bright, beautiful Belle is taken prisoner by a fearsome beast, she discovers there is much more to her mysterious and frightening captor than appearances might first suggest. A thrilling and inventive take on the classic fairy tale.


Each year in the South Lakeland market town of Ulverston, the historic cobbled streets are filled with seasonal cheer as locals & visitors dress in Dickensian costume. Traditional Cumbrian crafts, street entertainers, brass bands, youth theatre, stilt walkers, fire eaters, jugglers and street organs are all expected to entertain visitors throughout the weekend.


Departing after breakfast we enjoy a journey over the breathtaking Kirkstone Pass pausing in Bowness-on-Windermere prior to returning home during the afternoon.

Your Hotel


3* The Skiddaw Hotel,Keswick

This popular hotel enjoys an excellent location in the market square of the lovely town of Keswick. Restaurant, cocktail bar and pleasant lounge.


Mobility Grade: 4 – Town: Generally level. Hotel: Level location. Lift to all floors. 3 nights half board provided.


Hotel Facilities:


· Restaurant

· En Suite Bedrooms 

· TV 

· Hairdryer 

· Hospitality Tray 

· Lift


Duration, Departure Dates & Price


4 Day Tour

Fri 23 – Mon 26 Nov 2018 – £379


Tour Departs By: 8.30am

Returns By: 7.00pm


Times are approximate




Single Room: Nil

Holiday Insurance: £20.50

Optional Theatre Ticket for ‘Beauty & The Beast’ £12

Theatre tickets must be booked at the time of booking


Deposits – A deposit of £75 is payable at the time of booking.


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Henley Feeder Meet Point Liveridge House - Feeder Meeting Point
Joining main coach at Depot
Henley in Arden Depot Park & Ride at Johnsons Depot
Liveridge House, Liveridge Hill, Henley in Arden
Norton Canes Services Norton Canes Services, M6 TOLL

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