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4.5 star rating: Recommended 41 Reviews

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  • Location: Windermere, United Kingdom
  • Duration:  4 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Read what other travelers think about the Beatrix Potter's Lakeland Tour. What they loved, what they liked and what they think could be improved, it's all here to help you make the most of your next trip.

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5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2014

I took the Beatrix Potter's Lakeland Tour with driver Chris on Saturday 9th August 2014. Chris was a most interesting and informative guide and the trip was most enjoyable.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2014

The tour staff was friendly and helpful. The scenery in the Lake District is both rugged and peaceful. I especially enjoyed the drive from Hilltop Farm to Coniston Water. The guide was able to provide just the right amount of information about the history and place names to give a perspective. It was interesting to learn about Ms. Potter's agricultural acumen. But in the Lake District, it is definitely the scenery that is the star of the tour. This is a place I want to return to and spend more time in.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2014

This tour was spectacular! Our guide, Derek, was so knowledgable about the region! He gave us plenty of picture opportunities and even took pictures of us. The lakes were gorgeous and the scenery was beautiful. Fantastic tour!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
May 2014

This tour went above and beyond my expectations! Our tour guide, Peter, was friendly and knowledgeable. I was lucky to have perfect weather on my tour which made the experience all the better! I didn't think I would see as much as I got to see with a half-day tour, but they pack a lot into that time. I was very happy to get to see Wray Castle as well as Yew Tree Farm which was featured as Hill Top in "Miss Potter". The whole tour was phenomenal and I would highly recommend it to anyone.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
April 2014

An excellent tor and great value for money. Chris our guide and driver was both very informative and very obliging. All in all a tremendous experience. I would have no hesitation recommending this tour.

Judy S
New Zealand

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2013

Loved it all, packed in a lot of sights in short time

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2013

Beatrix Potter's Lakeland Tour was one of the best tours we took on our triip to England and Scotland. The driver/tour guide was so nice and knew so much and took us to so many places around the lake district. What a beautiful place even in the drizzley rain. If you are anywhere near the Lake District for a holiday you must, must, must take this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
December 2012

Very informative and we had a good afternoon tea arranged by the tour director. Fortunately we had this tour to bring us to the various tourist attractions, going to these places on our own is almost unthinkable. The tour director is extremely familiar with the best photo stops to get the best views

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2012

Very enjoyable indeed. Driver was very helpful and polite. Will use this company again. Highly recommended

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2012

Excellent trip, guide/driver was superb, his local knowledge was superb, nothing was too much trouble.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2012

Very good tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
May 2012

Had a good trip with Jim. He was informative, easy-going and kept the group on track easily. Liked what he took us to see, talked about and the little walk he included.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2011

Fantastic! Every aspect of this trip was great - from journey, boat trip to tour around Beatrix Potter's home - brill! Would definitely recommend this. Seemed to fit a myriad of wonders in to the few hours given - but didn't feel at all rushed! Super!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2011

Loved the tour, guide was super, very informative, tour . Vans need air condtioning and decent sound systems, people at the back could not hear or get fresh air.

Judith M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2010

An excellent excursion and a very good guide. I really enjoyed the afternoon visit to the Beatrix Potter House, the cruise on the lake and the visits to the beautiful villages. Our guide was friendly and very knowledgeable about the Lakes District.

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