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A Lake District Dickensian Christmas

A Lake District Dickensian Christmas

Fri 22 Nov 2019: A 4 Day Coach Holiday to the Lake District for a 'Dickensian Christmas' staying at The Skiddaw Hotel with free time in Keswick and Ulverston with a Derwentwater Lake Cruise.

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Friday 22nd to Monday 25th November 2019


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 is simply breathtaking.


Look What’s Included:


  • Door to Door Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Club Class Extra Legroom Coach

  • 3 nights half board

  • Free time in Keswick

  • Free time in Ulverston

  • Time in Kirkstone Pass and Bowness-on-Windermere

  • Derwentwater Lake Cruise


Not Included: All lunches



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 'A Christmas Carol' - (Synopsis: It's Christmas Eve. Cold-hearted businessman Ebenezer Scrooge grows grumpier and meaner than ever as Christmas Day approaches. When a ghostly apparition appears at his bedside, he's whisked away on a startling journey to uncover the true meaning of Christmas. Join us for one of the best-loved stories ever written in Dickens' tale of redemption and compassion; a tonic to warm the cockles of your heart this winter).


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:


  • En Suite Bedrooms 

  • TV 

  • Hospitality Tray 

  • Hairdryer 

  • Restaurant

  • Cocktail Bar

  • Lounge

  • Lift


Duration, Departure Dates & Price


4 Day Escorted Tour: Friday 22 – Monday 25 November 2019 | £379 (per person)

Tour Departs: 9.00am

Tour Returns: 8.00pm




Single Room: £Nil

Holiday Insurance: £22 (IPT included)

Optional Theatre Tickets for ‘A Christmas Carol’ £32 per person

Theatre tickets must be booked at the time of booking


Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain, payable at time of booking.







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