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From Windermere: Full-Day Yorkshire Dales Tour

Product ID: 11938
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Travel to the stunning Yorkshire Dales and see quaint villages, the famed Settle to Carlisle railway, and Bolton Castle, where Mary Queen of Scots was a prisoner.
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Duration: 8 hours
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  • Explore the beautiful Yorkshire landscape
  • See the spectacular viaducts and the Settle to Carlisle railway
  • Visit Bolton Castle, where Mary, Queen of Scots was imprisoned
  • Choose from a pickup point in Windermere, Bowness, or Ambleside
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Choose from a pickup point in Windermere, Bowness, or Ambleside and begin your drive to the quaint village of Sedbergh. head up to see the famous Settle to Carlisle Railway and the spectacular viaducts. Later, venture down into Wensleydale and Hardraw before descending into Swaledale through the valley to the small market town of Reeth for lunch.

After lunch visits Bolton Castle, where Mary, Queen of Scots was held as a prisoner. Take a journey up the valley to the spectacular Aysgarth Waterfalls.

From the waterfalls head to Hawes, where you’ll stop before continuing on to the lovely village of Dent, famous for the Dent knitters and brewery.

The return trip to Windermere takes a different route, traveling via Kirkby Lonsdale.
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  • Tour commentary
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please arrive early as the bus leaves on time
• This tour is unsuitable for children under 5
• All passengers must have their own seat
• There is space on-board for hand luggage. For anything larger there is luggage storage at the Windermere Tourist Information Center
• Timings may vary depending on traffic and weather
• Minimal walking is required but do wear sensible shoes and bring a light rain coat

From US$ 73.80 per person

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Product ID: 11938