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Half-Day Tour of Beatrix Potter’s Favourite Countryside

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Adult   $47.19
Child  (5 - 16 Years) $42.35
Senior/Student   $45.98
Total $ 0.00
  • Enjoy the Beatrix Potter’s Favourite Countryside on this half-day tour from Windermere
  • Explore Hill Top, you will an opportunity to visit the Gardens, Shop & House*
  • Discover Hawkshead, a picturesque medieval village and where Wordsworth once studied
  • Admire the tranquil Lake District beauty spot of Tarn Hows
  • Enjoy the cruise on Lake Windermere, the largest Lake in England
  • Experienced guide for personalized experience
This afternoon tour commences by travelling your way from Bowness Bay towards Waterhead, enjoying the cruising on England’s largest Lake, Windermere. Delight in the unparalleled views from the Lake towards the fell ranges beyond.

After reaching Waterhead, head towards the Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top Farm, where she wrote a number of her famous children’s stories in this 17th century cottage. Also grab a chance to explore the house from inside (additional charges and not open Fridays), explore the beautiful gardens and visit the numerous shop.

Our next destination is the medieval village of Hawkshead, wherein you will some leisure time to discover its different delightful features. Get your cameras ready as you will get plenty of photo opportunities as William Wordsworth old Grammar School is located here.

Head towards the renowned beauty spot of Tarn Hows, which is amongst the most photographed locations in the Lake District. Take in the breath-taking views looking at the mountains of Tarn Hows, before moving back to your hotel in Windermere.
Additional information
Please Note:
  • The winter tour includes cream tea at a country house hotel.
  • Please reach the meeting point 30 minutes prior to the departure time
  • This tour is not suitable for children under 5
  • *Extra charges for Hill Top Entry is 11.80 Pounds/per Adult and 5.90 Pounds /per Child
  • Hill Top Entry is closed on Fridays except between: 25th May - 3rd September
  • Luggage storage available at the Windermere Info Centre
  • Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes as moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Book with confidence on! You can cancel your booking for free up to 96 hours prior departure date and avail full refund otherwise no payment will be refunded
  • Transportation by an air-conditioned vehicle
  • On-board commentary in English
  • Lake Cruise
  • Many stops on route
  • Professional Guide
  • Cream tea at a country house hotel (only during Winter Season)
  • Hotel Transfers
  • Entrance Fees
  • Gratuities (Optional)
  • Food and Drinks
  • Personal Expenses
Golden Tours World act as an official agent for these activities, as such you are subject to the terms and conditions of the supplier.