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Enjoy a day on the railways and discover centuries of engineering heritage with this full-day Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway ticket. Hop aboard your train in Ravenglass and take a seat to begin your rail adventure. As you chug through the English countryside, enjoy panoramic views over the Lake District’s ancient woodland and rolling hillsides. Gaze over soaring peaks such as the Scafells, and perhaps hop out at any of the seven stops to explore further on foot. Afterward, visit the museum at Ravenglass to learn of England’s rich railway history.
Scrambling up the Lake District’s ‘ghylls’—mountain streams—can be hazardous without a guide. This guided half-day experience in Langdale lets you enjoy the activity safely and easily. Don the supplied wetsuit and equipment, and clamber up the waters of Stickle Gill. Cross boulders, climb falls, slide natural chutes, and plunge into pools—the water is shallow enough to suit all levels of fitness and children aged eight or over.
Discover a one-of-a-kind outdoor activity when you sign up for a ghyll scrambling session in England’s rugged Lake District. A combination of swimming across rivers and pools of water, ascending and descending waterfalls, and climbing up rock formations, ghyll scrambling is unique to the region. Pick from multiple departure times throughout the day, and spend several hours exploring Stoneycroft Ghyll in the Newlands Valley. This small-group tour is family-friendly, and beginners are welcome to participate.
Breeze past any on-the-day ticket lines with skip-the-line entry to Muncaster Castle, a medieval stronghold in the Cumbrian countryside. Dedicate your day to exploring the landscaped gardens, soaking up views of the Lakeland fells, or browsing the castle’s collection of art and antiques, with an on-site playground, maze, and bird centre providing plenty to keep the whole family entertained.
• An adventurous and knowledgeable tour of Wainwright's famous coast to coast route
• A life enhancing special experience and journey across England
• Savour the beautiful scenery that includes the Lake District Fells, Yorkshire Dales, unspoilt villages, forests and heather of the N York Moors.
• Enjoy locally sourced tasty food and drink
Benefit from the expertise of your guide on a hiking tour of Striding Edge Ridge, one of the Lake District’s top mountaineering routes. Safely negotiate exposed sections on Striding Edge Ridge and high summits as you hike from Glenridding to the summit of Helvellyn, then descend past the old Greenside Mines on your return to Glenridding.
Explore the world of poet William Wordsworth on this private Lake District tour. With a guide providing observations on Wordsworth's life and works that you might not hear otherwise, you’ll visit his Cockermouth home, and Grasmere’s Dove Cottage and Wordsworth Museum. Discover how the Lakes shaped the great poet's verse, stroll gardens he tended, and see his original manuscripts; all undistracted by issues such as driving, parking, and buying tickets.
A unique opportunity to try an ancient art form in a beautiful country setting, From this experience you will come away with at least one handmade item to take home, a beautiful keepsake reminder of your time in the Lake District.
One of the UK’s World Heritage Sites, The Lake District offers outstanding, rugged countryside unlike anywhere else in the country with mountains and of course lakes appearing at every turn.
This self-guided walking tour moves away from the tourist traps to immerse you in the tranquillity of the lakes, set against the backdrop of England’s highest mountain peaks.