Horticulturists will be dazzled by the rare plants, oak woodlands, and aquatic flora. Animal lovers will be left breathless by the wild otters, eagles, and squirrels. And photographers will be stunned by the sheer quantity of gorgeous views.
Nowhere in England boasts a wider diversity of untainted beauty than the Lake District. And on our tours to the Lake District, we show you the most beautiful spots, tell you about the inspirational people who lived there, and let you in on all the local secrets.
Explore the Lake District and discover England’s most naturally delightful destination.
Population: 41,100 | Highest Mountain: Scafell Pike, 978m | Largest Lake: Windermere, 14.8km²
Lush green hills and valleys tumble across this gorgeous landscape. It’s no wonder the likes of Wordsworth and Tennyson were inspired by its boundless beauty.
Cosy pubs, welcoming teahouses and Grasmere’s famous home-made gingerbread await you in the villages of the Lake District. Bask in the warm hospitality of the locals.
Castlerigg Stone Circle is surrounded by snow-capped mountains and engulfed in mystery. Secret Pagan rituals took place here five thousand years ago. Will you feel the shadows lurking around you?
Whether the sun is shining, or mist is gathering on the shores, the lakes in this part of England are enchanting. On a still day you can view entire vistas in the glassy reflection of the water.
Travel the local way on small group tours of 16 people or less
You'll have a guaranteed experience or your money back
Guaranteed departures: We’ll never cancel your tour because of minimum numbers
Our eco-friendly tours support local communities