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Lake District Steam & Cruise

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Itinerary

Day 1: After local pickups we travel to Grange-over-Sands for a 4 night stay.

Day 2: Take a trip through the heart of the Lake District to the ever popular north lakes tourist town of Kerwick, under the shadow of Skiddaw, before continuing to England’s most beautiful lake, Ullswater, for a cruise on a ‘steamer’ from Pooley Bridge to Glenridding, return via the narrow but beautiful Kirkstone pass.

Day 3: Enjoy a one way steam train journey through the beautiful Leven Valley on the lakeside and Haverthwaite railway, before boarding a delightful cruise along Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake from lakeside to Bowness is popular all year round and people come here to sail on the lake or just relax and savour the atmosphere and the town’s delightful setting.

Day 4: Full steam ahead to the Western Lakes for a nostalgic trip back in time on the Ravenglass & Eskdale railway, affectionately known by the locals as ‘La’ al Ratty’. Enjoy the return trip on the Lakeland’s oldest and longest railway from delightful coastal village of Ravenglass through two glorious valleys to the foot of England’s highest mountains. If time we will call in to the market town of Ulverston, which is home to the Laurel & Hardy Museum.

Day 5: We head for home.

Accommodation

Cumbria Grand Hotel

Rooms with bay views are available on request and incur a supplement.

The hotel does have bedrooms with walk-in showers available on request.

The hotel does have ground floor bedrooms as well as a lift(suitable for wheelchairs) which travel to all rooms.

Entertainment on 2 evenings

Overview

Lake District Steam & Cruise

August 7 - August 11

Highlights

  • Keswick cruise on Ullswater Lake
  • Cruise on Lake Windermere
  • Excursion to Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

Inclusions

Dinner Bed & Breakfast plus excursions

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