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The Lakeland Explorer Keswick & the Cumbrian Fells

The Lakeland Explorer Keswick & the Cumbrian Fells

Mon 5 June & Fri 1 Sept 2017: Join us for a picturesque holiday exploring the Lake District, Keswick and the Cumbrian Fells, staying at The Skiddaw Hotel, a popular favourite with an excellent location

The Lake District is a unique destination and is home to a stunning combination of rugged crags, rolling wooded valleys and tranquil lakes. The bustling market town of Keswick is the perfect base, from which we will explore some of Cumbria’s most stunning and dramatic landscapes.

 

Your Holiday Includes

 

  • Door to door service

  • Our own courier service

  • Club Class Extra Legroom Coach

  • 4 nights half board

  • Guided tour of Dalemain Historic House & Garden

  •  Dove Cottage & the Wordsworth Museum

  • Rydal Mount & Gardens

  • Ullswater Cruise

 

Not Included: All lunches

 

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Monday

We travel north to Cumbria, where we enjoy a guided tour of the Dalemain Historic House and Gardens. This haven of tranquillity boasts a fine mix of Medieval Tudor & early Georgian architecture and over five acres of richly planted borders with intriguing and unusual combinations of flowers and shrubs. From here we continue to our hotel for our four night stay.

Tuesday

First stop today is Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum in Grasmere. Dove Cottage was home to the romantic poet William Wordsworth and where he wrote many of his famous poems.
Time at leisure in Grasmere, before continuing on to Rydal Mount and Gardens in the afternoon. The Wordsworth family moved into Rydal Mount in 1813 and rented the house continually for a further 46 years. The garden contains a wide variety of rare shrubs and trees and has wonderful views towards both Lake Windermere and Rydal Water.

Wednesday

A free day to relax and explore Keswick.

Thursday

We visit England's "most beautiful lake", Ullswater, for a cruise on a 'steamer' from Pooley Bridge to Glenridding. From here, enjoy the beautiful and remote scenery of the Lake District as we drive over Kirkstone Pass, returning to Keswick in the afternoon.

Friday

Departing Keswick we drive along the shoreline of Thirlmere, in the lea of mighty Helvellyn pausing at Bowness-on-Windermere before continuing our journey homeward

Your Hotel

 

3* The Skiddaw Hotel, Keswick

This popular hotel enjoys an excellent location in the market square of the lovely town of Keswick.

 

Mobility Grade: 4 – Town: Generally level. Hotel: Level location. Lift to all floors.

 

Hotel Facilities:

 

  • Cocktail bar

  • Conservatory

  • Stylish restaurant

  • Pleasant lounge.                

  • En Suite Bedrooms 

  • TV 

  • Hairdryer 

  • Hospitality Tray 

  • Lift

 

Duration, Departure Dates & Price

 

5 Day Tours

Monday 5 – Friday 9 June 2017 – £559

Monday 28 August – Friday 1 September 2017 – £549

 

Tour Departs By: 8.00am

Returns By: 7.30pm (Jun) 8.00pm (Aug)

 

Times are approximate

 

Supplements

Single Room: Nil

Holiday Insurance: £24.50

 

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

 

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