2-Day Tour of the Lake District from Glasgow

2 day

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Group Tour

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Lake District on this 2-day, 1 night experience from Glasgow, including hotel or guesthouse accommodation.
Travel by train from Glasgow to Oxenholme (please note this is unaccompanied), where you will be met by one of our friendly driver guides and taken on our Beatrix Potters Favourite Countryside Tour.

Enjoy the afternoon exploring the Southern Lake District National Park including the medieval village of Hawkshead, the natural beauty spot...
Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Lake District on this 2-day, 1 night experience from Glasgow, including hotel or guesthouse accommodation.
Travel by train from Glasgow to Oxenholme (please note this is unaccompanied), where you will be met by one of our friendly driver guides and taken on our Beatrix Potters Favourite Countryside Tour.

Enjoy the afternoon exploring the Southern Lake District National Park including the medieval village of Hawkshead, the natural beauty spot of Tarn Hows & Coniston.

On day two join our Ten Lakes Spectacular Tour which visits Buttermere, Borrowdale Valley including Ashness Bridge & Suprise View, the market town of Keswick, 4000 year old Castlerigg Stone Circle and the famous village of Grasmere.

One night accommodation and return 2nd-class train tickets from Glasgow.

Two tours of the Lake District in a luxury Mercedes mini-coach
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary

Day 1: Glasgow - Oxenholme - Lake District

Stop At: Glasgow Central Station 79 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SL Scotland
Use your e-ticket to board the train at Glasgow Central Railway Station and travel from Glasgow to Oxenholme (please note this is unaccompanied).
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Hawkshead, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
You will have time to explore the medieval town of Hawkshead.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Tarn Hows, Lake District National Park, Coniston LA21 8AQ England
Next stop is Tarn Hows, the natural beauty spot which was left to the National Trust to Beatrix Potter in her will.
Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Coniston, Coniston, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Visit Coniston, famous for where Arthur Ransome based his childrens’ book ‘Swallows and Amazons’ on locations around Coniston Water.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation included: 4* Hotel including dinner, bed & breakfast OR...
Itinerary

Day 1: Glasgow - Oxenholme - Lake District

Stop At: Glasgow Central Station 79 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SL Scotland
Use your e-ticket to board the train at Glasgow Central Railway Station and travel from Glasgow to Oxenholme (please note this is unaccompanied).
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Hawkshead, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
You will have time to explore the medieval town of Hawkshead.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Tarn Hows, Lake District National Park, Coniston LA21 8AQ England
Next stop is Tarn Hows, the natural beauty spot which was left to the National Trust to Beatrix Potter in her will.
Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Coniston, Coniston, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Visit Coniston, famous for where Arthur Ransome based his childrens’ book ‘Swallows and Amazons’ on locations around Coniston Water.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Accommodation included: 4* Hotel including dinner, bed & breakfast OR B&B including breakfast only.

Day 2: Ten Lakes Spectacular - Glasgow

Stop At: Kirkstone Pass, Ambleside England
Travel over a Lake District Mountain Pass

Stop At: Ullswater, Ullswater, Lake District, Cumbria, England
England's 2nd largest lake

Stop At: Castlerigg Stone Circle, Castle Lane Underskiddaw, Keswick CA12 4RN England
One of the earliest British circles dating back over 4000 years
Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ashness Bridge, Keswick England
Visit the most photographed bridge in the Lake District, Ashness Bridge and continue onto Surprise View, boosting beautiful views over Derwentwater
Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Honister Slate Mine, Honister Pass, Keswick CA12 5XN England
Continue into Borrowdale and over Honister Pass.

Stop At: Grasmere, Grasmere, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Stop in Grasmere, famous for Sarah Nelson's Gingerbread & William Wordsworth
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Oxenholme, Kendal LA9, UK
Return to Oxenholme Train Station for your train journey back to Glasgow Central Station.
Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Glasgow Central Station 79 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SL Scotland
Arrive back to Glasgow Central Station

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Important Details

Included
  • Ten Lakes Spectacular Tour
  • 2x Breakfast
  • One night accommodation in a 4-star hotel including dinner or a B&B including breakfast only.
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Entry/Admission - Glasgow Central Station
  • Beatrix Potter's Favourite Countryside Tour including a lake cruise
  • Return train tickets from Glasgow Central Station
Not Included
  • Entrance to Hill Top Farm
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
Departure Point
Glasgow Central Station, Gordon St, Glasgow G1 3SL, UK
8:30 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

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