Beatrix Potter Tour of the Lake District
Quite simply a magical day which my husband and I will remember for many years to come
Maureen Sullivan, Iowa
Treat yourself to a breath-taking day tour of Beatrix Potter sites and beautiful Lake District scenery.
You will experience a panoramic tour of Beatrix Potter Country taking in inspirations spectacular scenery.
As an area of outstanding natural beauty, the Lake District appeals to the romantic in everyone. Its rolling green hills and shimmering lakes famously inspired William Wordsworth and, of course, Beatrix Potter.
During the trip you’ll have plenty of chances to get off the bus and walk around the locations we visit.
Please note that as there will be walking involved in the tour it may not be suitable for those with mobility problems. At the end of the tour you can be taken to your accommodation in Windermere or Bowness or taken to the local railway station. For bookings less than 48 hours prior to the tour please call us for availability.
- Visit to Hill Top, the picturesque childhood home of Beatrix Potter
- Enjoy a relaxing lake cruise on Lake Windermere
- Visit Hawkshead, a medieval village criss-crossed by quaint alleys
- Great panoramic views over Tarn Hows and Yew Tree Valley, Lake Windermere and Oxenholme
Runs Daily (14 Feb – 1 Nov 2015) at 12pm
4 ½ hours
Adult (16 years+): £50 Child (under 15 years): £40
Windermere Tourist Info Centre (next to Windermere Railway station) at 12 noon
Lake cruise, Visit to Hawkshead Village, entry to Hill Top Farm
Gratuities (optional). Car / Booster seats for children under 3 years.