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Lake District - Cruise, Poetry and Grasmere Gingerbread Daytrip

Type:Excursion

Greater Manchester

  • Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum
  • Windermere Lake Cruises, Bowness
  • The World of Beatrix Potter
Duration1 days
TypeRoute

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Lake District - Cruise, Poetry and Grasmere Gingerbread Daytrip

Along the route

  1. Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum

    Wordsworth's most famous home where he was inspired to write most of his poetry. Take an...

  2. Windermere Lake Cruises, Bowness

    Windermere Lake Cruises offer more than a ferry service. We hold private charters, lunch...

  1. The World of Beatrix Potter

    Step in to the World of Beatrix Potter™ Attraction where all 23 of the magical tales are...

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Itinerary

Lake District - Cruise, Poetry and Grasmere Gingerbread Daytrip

TypeRoute
Duration1 days
Meet our representative at The Mayfield Bar and receive your train tickets and a welcome pack containing your itinerary, payment vouchers, maps and travel tips. Full day bus travel in the central lakes zone with stops in Windermere, Rydal, Grasmere, Ambleside, Waterhead and Bowness. Visit the famous former home and museum of poet William Wordsworth. Afterwards, take a short walk to the pretty village of Grasmere where you visit his grave and the famous gingerbread shop. Enjoy a scenic cruise from Waterhead to the town of Bowness-on-Windermere. In Bowness, visit the many shops, restaurants, old pubs and cafes. The quaint church of St Martin’s built in 1483 is worth a visit. Optional visit to the ‘World of Beatrix Potter’ in Bowness (entrance not included). The stories of Peter Rabbit and friends are brought to life in a 3D exhibition.

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Dates & Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Monday to Friday: Meet and Greet at 08.35am/ Train departs at 09:15 am
Trains return to Manchester approx. every 60 minutes until approx. 8pm
Please note that all day trips by train are self-guided/ unescorted.

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