Ten Lakes Spectacular

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Please note: We do not allow children under the age of 5

Your tour at a glance

The Lake District is renowned for being the “most beautiful corner of England” and this full day tour introduces you to just that. 

You will visit magnificent scenery of the Lakeland fells, valleys and lakes from the south to the north. Enjoy a visit to the 4,000 year old Castlerigg Stone Circle set high on the fells with panoramic views of the mountains. 

On the Ten Lakes you will stop in Keswick for Lunch and if starting from Keswick you will have time for lunch in Grasmere. 

You will view ten of the famous lakes and learn about how the Lake District has been created by man & nature. 

You travel over passes, through beautiful valleys, see waterfalls and traditional Lakeland villages. You have plenty of stops for admiring the views and taking photographs.

This tour is not to be missed! 

Tour Itinerary


Summer 2020

28th March 2020 - 1st November 2020

Adult Senior Student Child
£49.5 £47.5 £47.5 £41

Winter 2020/21

2nd November 2020 - 26th March 2021


Tour Days

Summer from South Lakes (Ambleside, Ings, Kendal, Staveley, Windermere & Bowness)

28th March 2020 - 31st October 2021

Mon Tues Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Summer from North Lakes (Braithwaite, Keswick & Portinscale)

27th March 2021 - 31st October 2021



Full day Summer 09:45 - 17:30 / Winter 09:30 - 16:30

Activity Level

This tour is a guided scenic mini-coach tour, but there are times when you will have the option to walk up to a few hundred metres to take in a view or point of interest.



Group Size

12 passengers


  • Transport in a 16 seater mini-bus;
  • On-board commentary in English;
  • Pickup & drop off from select hotels upon request
  • Reduced capacity by 50%
  • Free face masks & hand sanitiser
  • Knowledgable & friendly driver-guide
  • Covid trained driver-guide

Main Departure point

Windermere Tourist Information Centre & Keswick Central Car Park

How to find us

Pickup Service

This tour leaves from three main locations:

Windermere Tourist Information Centre at 9.45 - 17.30 (Summer) / 09:30 - 16:15 (Winter)

We also offer a hotel pick-up service for those who book direct and are staying in the Ambleside, Bowness-on-Windermere and Windermere areas.

Keswick Central Car Park at 9.30 - 17.30

Unfortunately we are not picking up from Keswick until March 2021, the closest pick up location is Grasmere.

The tour departs from Keswick Central Car Park and we offer pick ups from Portinscale and  Braithwaite.

Oxenholme Train Station at 9.15 - 18.00

Our driver will meet you at the Oxenholme Train Station ticket office for the scheduled departure time. We will aim to return you to Oxenholme for 6pm, however, this time may vary due to traffic.


This tour is unsuitable for children under 5.
All passengers must have their own seat.

We have private hire options available for those who have children under 5.

This tour runs all year round.

Luggage on board

There is space on-board for hand luggage, for anything larger there is luggage storage at the Windermere Tourist Information Centre.


You will stop in one of our Lakeland villages for approximately 1 hour. You will find a number of pubs, cafes, restaurants and sandwich shops here.

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel 24 hours prior to departure and recieve a full refund. After 24 hours no refund will be issued.

For full terms and conditions please see here.

The Lake District is renowned for being the most beautiful corner of England, and this full-day tour introduces you to just that; a magnificent scenery of mountains, valleys, and lakes from the south to the north. The tour includes a visit to the 4,000-year-old Castlerigg Stone Circle, set high on the fells, and time in Keswick for lunch.

On this Lake District tour you will also travel over mountain passes, through beautiful valleys, see waterfalls, and traditional Lakeland villages. There will be plenty of stops for admiring the views and taking photographs. It provides a great introduction to the Lake District, and a taster for exploring further.

Along the way, you will pass some of the region’s most spectacular sights, such as Borrowdale Valley, Newlands Valley, Thirlmere, and Grasmere. A highlight is the Castlerigg Stone Circle, one of the most famous and most visited stone circles in the country. From within the circle, you will get picture-perfect views of some of the Lake District’s highest peaks.

Stop in either Keswick or Grasmere and try a typical pub lunch, or seek out a charming restaurant. You will also get the chance to stretch your legs at the magnificent lake of Derwentwater and see the surrounds of Lake District.

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