The company has kept it's VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour status

The Mountain Goat Tour Company is delighted to announce the retaining of the sought-after Quality Assured Tour status from VisitEngland.

The accolade is a reassurance to prospective visitors of Mountain Goat's high standards of service. 

The company has held the endorsement for many years and the recent assessment saw the score, used by VisitEngland to grade a company's performance, increase to 94%.


In their assessment the inspector for VisitEngland, said: "Mountain Goat Tours and Holidays has achieved a percentage score of 94% at this quality assessment and therefore continues to meet the criteria for a Quality Assured Tour under the VisitEngland scheme. 

"The small group minibus tours offered by Mountain Goat continue to be an outstanding example of their type and show high quality and standards at all points in the visitor experience. 

It is excellent to see that the company has continued to expand its range of tours and that it maintains its enviable reputation.

"The positive aspects at this assessment cover every scored element: the very good website and social media presence; the excellent TripAdvisor review profile and the outstanding staff performance."


Mountain Goat has been operating in the Lake District since 1972 and has since expanded to York, Chester, Liverpool and Manchester. 

It now provides passengers with tours of the Yorkshire Dales, North York Moors and North Wales on top of the Lake District, which it has called home for nearly 50 years.

The accolade is a display of the ongoing commitment to provide the highest quality of service and Mountain Goat bosses have voiced their pride in the company after being bestowed with the award again. 

Robin Tyson, operations director for Mountain Goat, said: "We're very happy to have been awarded the VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour accolade again.

"The team at Mountain Goat work incredibly hard to provide the best experience possible for our customers.

"Receiving this accolade again reinforces our commitment and enthusiasm to delivering the best tours in the Lake District, Yorkshire and North Wales."