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Lake District: Six Lakes Morning Tour from Windermere

Product ID: 124970
If you’re short on time in the Lake District then this morning tour is a fantastic way to see 6 lovely lakes, including the beautiful Ullswater. Go over Kirkstone pass, take in the views at Castlerigg Stone Circle and visit the village of Grasmere.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 9:30 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • View 6 lakes on a morning tour, including the beautiful Ullswater
  • Check out the historic Grasmere, home of Wordsworth & Gingerbread
  • Experience the ancient Castlerigg Stone Circle, 1000 years older than Stonehenge
Full description
Start off by travelling over the famous Kirkstone Pass which is the highest mountain road in the Lakes, before making your way down to take in the beautiful Ullswater.

You’ll have the chance to stretch your legs at Castlerigg Stone Circle, taking in the panoramic views of the fells. The tour returns travelling south along the vast Thirlmere whilst learning all about its interesting story.

There is then time to wander around the historic village of Grasmere before travelling back to Windermere. This half-day tour is perfect for those who are short on time but want to see as much of this beautiful area as possible.
  • Transport in a small mini-coach
  • On-board commentary in English
What’s Not Included
  • Food & drinks
  • Additional entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Windermere Tourist Information Centre

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Children must be 5 years or older
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• There are toilet stops on route
• Minimal walking is involved
• The vehicles are not currently wheelchair accessible
• Luggage storage is available at the Windermere Information departure location
• Seats cannot be reserved
• Each passenger must have their own seat
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 12 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.6 / 5
  • Organization
    4.9 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.6 / 5
  • Safety
    4.8 / 5
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Wonderful countryside, spectacular views and an exciting drive around the lakes and through the fells. Despite the awful weather Duncan, our driver, made it an unforgettable experience. If you're pressed for time, this is the ideal way to see the best of the Lake District.

2 November 2019


17 October 2019

Excellent tour, guide Mark was very knowledgable.

19 August 2019

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Mountain Goat Tours & Holidays

Product ID: 124970