Join us on a 3-Day Lake District Tour from Edinburgh. Stops at the Wall of Hadrian and the Cottage of Wordsworth. Small group service. On a 3-day small-group trip from Edinburgh, you’ll get to see the rugged beauty of England’s Lake District.
A coach ride from Scotland to England will take you through some of the most beautiful landscapes in the British Isles, including Moffat, a Victorian spa town. Once in Keswick, take three days to unwind and explore the area’s idyllic lakes such as Lake Windermere, Grasmere, and Ullswater.
- Discover the natural beauty of the Lake District
- Two nights’ accommodation with private facilities in a charming B&B or hotel
- Travel in a top-of-the-range, 16-seat Mercedes mini-coach
- Small-group tour for a more personalized experience
- Scottish Borders
- Hadrian’s Wall
- Lake Windermere
- Wordsworth’s Cottage
- Derwent Water
- Honister Pass
Upon arrival in Edinburgh, you’ll meet your guide and board a Mercedes mini-coach for a three-day country tour. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the big city and head to the Lake District, which is located just south of the Scottish border and is known for its dramatic peaks and quaint villages.
Before you arrive in the Lake District National Park, visit some of the most popular towns on either side of the border. The Lake District town of Keswick serves as your base of operations for the next two days. Restaurants, cafes, and shopping can all be reached on foot from your lodging.
Explore the Lake District National Park from this location. Stop in Grasmere, a small town nestled in the rolling hills of Lake Windermere and Ullswater, for a cup of tea and a bite to eat.
Allow yourself plenty of time to roam around on your own during the trip. In the evening, you’ll arrive back in Edinburgh, where you began your journey.
Day 1 – Edinburgh – Lake District
Check-in 15 mins prior to departure and meet with your driver-guide.
Aira Force Waterfall
A lovely stone bridge crosses the fabulously flowing waterfalls.
Castlerigg Stone Circle
You then travel towards Keswick, stopping outside the town to visit the mysterious Castlerigg standing stones, thought to have been built over 5,000 years ago and once a lively hub of ancient pagan rituals. It’s like a miniature Stonehenge. Although you can decide whether it’s more beautiful.
Day 2 – Lake Windermere – Hawkshead – Wordsworth Memorial Daffodil Garden
You can choose to wander the shores or put on your sailing hat and go for a cruise.
The second largest lake in the English Lake District is famous for its sublime, tranquil beauty.
Hawkshead Grammar School
After lunch, you travel around the southern tip of Windermere and on towards Coniston Water. Your next stop is the picturesque conservation village of Hawkshead, where the poet William Wordsworth attended Grammar School.
Day 3 – Whinlatter Pass – Honister Pass – Edinburgh
Honister Slate Mine
Simply relax and enjoy the gorgeous views of the monumental mountains.
This gorgeous location was used in Star Wars – The Force Awakens. But the lasers and spaceships seem a million miles away from this peaceful area.
By returning to Edinburgh, we conclude our 3-Day Lake District Tour from Edinburgh.
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