Lake cruises on England’s most beautiful lake

Joint Tours & Itineraries

We have joined up with some of the main tourist attractions in the Lake District National Park to offer you some great group rates. Make the most of your time in the Lakes and visit two attractions for one price on the same day! Some of these trips can also be taken on separate days, please enquire with us upon booking. 

Tour guides and drivers travel free on all of our group tours with free coach parking at Glenridding and free coach drop off at Pooley Bridge. Please contact us for series tour rates. We can also offer any tailored tours to specifically suit your group needs; these are not included in the below information. Minimum group numbers of ten for all tours unless stated and all tours must be booked in advance.

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Dove Cottage & Cruise

Discover more about William Wordsworth and cruise amidst the landscape that inspired his work. The tour includes a one-way cruise on Ullswater combined with a visit to Dove Cottage. £14.00 per adult.

Lowther Castle & Cruise

This tour includes a one-way cruise on Ullswater combined with a visit to Lowther Castle and Gardens. £13.50 per adult.

Please note group lunches can be provided at Lowther Castle but these must be booked in advance directly with the castle. 

The Lakes Distillery & Cruise

A new tour of the Lakes Distillery and tasting plus a one-way cruise on Ullswater with an optional stop at Rheged.  Visitors have the opportunity to follow the production journey and also sample the spirits distilled and blended at the distillery, including; The Only British Isles Blended Whisky, The ONE, The Lakes Gin and The Lakes Vodka. £15.50 per adult.

Dalemain Historic Mansion & Gardens and Cruise

This tour includes a one way cruise on Ullswater combined with a visit to Dalemain Historic Mansion, home to the world-famous Marmalade festival. £14.00 per adult.

Please note group lunches can be provided at Dalemain Mansion tea rooms but these must be booked in advance directly with Dalemain.

NEW for 2019 Boots, Boats & Marmalade

A new tour as part of the English National Park Experience Collection. In the company of an experienced Lake District National Park Ranger, you will take an hour-long cruise on beautiful Ullswater, with expert commentary along the way to Pooley Bridge. After this you will enjoy a three mile guided walk around the Dalemain Loop past the ancient Church of Dacre dating from the 12th century with its mysterious Stone Bears. Arrive at Dalemain Mansion, home to the annual world famous Marmalade festival. Enjoy a buffet lunch and private tour of this family home including the private cellars and finish with a Marmalade tasting session. Return cruise to Glenridding. £75.00 per person.

Please note that this is only available on Tuesdays between May - September. Must be booked at least two weeks in advance, minimum ten persons and maximum 15 per tour date. Terms apply.

One Happy Family

A combined fare with our sister attraction the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. The tour includes a one-way cruise on Ullswater and a return steam trip on the Railway. The tours do not have to be taken on the same day. £14.00 per adult.

If you would like any further information about any of these tours or to make a reservation please email us or call us on 017684 82229.