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Wordsworth's Lake District & The Skiddaw Hotel

Wordsworth's Lake District & The Skiddaw Hotel

Mon 10 July 2017: The breathtaking scenery of the Lake District encompasses beautiful rugged crags, wooded valleys and tranquil lakes.

Follow in the footsteps of William Wordsworth as we explore the beautiful Lake District. Wordsworth was inspired by the beauty and grandeur of this National Park and you can witness the same spectacular sights on our tour of Cumbria which includes a cruise on Ullswater and visits to Dove Cottage and Rydal Mount.


Your Holiday Includes

  • Door to door service

  • Our own courier service

  • 4 nights half board 

  • 2 lunches

  • Entrance to Wordsworth House & Garden at Cockermouth (NT)

  • Lake Windermere Cruise from Bowness to Lakeside & entrance to the Aquarium on the Lake

Not included: 3 lunches


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Day 1

Relax on-board as we journey north to our included lunch stop before arriving at the Skiddaw Hotel in time for dinner and our 4-night stay

Day 2

This morning we step back to the 1770's and visit the National Trust's Wordsworth House and Garden (NT) in the Cumbrian town of Cockermouth. It is preserved as it would have been when he and his sister lived here with their parents in the 18th century. Listen to poetry in the summerhouse, visit the Scot's Dumpy chickens and explore the heritage vegetable and flower gardens.

Day 3

A free day to relax and explore Keswick or join us on a half day excursion to Ullswater.

Day 4

We take to the water today and enjoy a relaxing cruise on Lake Windermere from Bowness to Lakeside. We continue by coach to the Aquarium on the Lake, where we can discover in over 30 displays the fascinating and often secret world of wildlife and freshwater creatures dwelling in and alongside these magnificent waters. Free time in Bowness during the afternoon.

Day 5

We return home after breakfast with an included lunch en-route.

Your Hotel

The Skiddaw Hotel, Keswick

This popular hotel enjoys an excellent location in the market square of the lovely town of Keswick. Cocktail bar and conservatory, stylish restaurant and pleasant lounge. Mobility Grade: 4 – Town: Generally level. Hotel: Level location. Lift to all floors.


Hotel Facilities:


· Restaurant

· Bar

· Café bar

· En Suite Bedrooms 

· TV 

· Hairdryer 

· Hospitality Tray 

· Lift


Durationn, Depareture Dates & Price


5 Day Tour

Monday 10 – Friday 14 July 2017 – £584


Tour Departs By: 9.30am

Returns By: 6.30pm


Times are approximate




Single Room: Nil

Holiday Insurance: £24.50


Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain and Europe


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Henley-in-Arden Park&Ride Park & Ride at Johnsons Depot
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