with Ullswater 'Steamers'
with Ullswater 'Steamers'
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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.
A combined 1st class tour including a private charter one hour cruise on Ullswater and return 1st class carriage journey from Ravenglass Station on the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. Passengers will enjoy a one hour circular sailing from Glenridding at the southern end of Ullswater, through the sweeping landscape of the Lake District National Park. Take the train from Ravenglass, located in two UNESCO World Heritage Sites on the Western Lake District Coast, to the foot of Englands highest mountains. This is a return trip in one of the 1st class carriages pulled by a heritage steam engine. The tours do not have to be taken on the same day and can be booked at either attraction.
£28.50 per person.
A combined fare with our sister attraction the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. The tour includes a one hour single seven mile cruise on Ullswater from either Pooley Bridge or Glenridding Piers and a return steam trip on the Railway from Ravenglass Station. The tours do not have to be taken on the same day and can be booked at either attraction.
£20.00 per person.
One-hour circular cruise from Glenridding and tour of the Lakes Distillery. A tour of the Lakes Distillery and tasting 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. Book directly with either attraction.
£22.50 per person.
We have three joint attraction tours available in conjunction with Lowther Castle & Gardens, Wordsworth Trust Dove Cottage and Dalemain Historic Mansion & Gardens. These all include a one hour cruise on our scheduled services and one entry to the second attraction. These tours are for tour operators only and can be taken in the same day. Minimum 10 persons and tours must be pre booked. Tours can booked at one attraction.
Wordsworth Trust Dove Cottage - Wordsworth produced most of his greatest and best-loved poems at Dove Cottage including ‘Daffodils’. The Daffodils can be seen in the Spring on the Ullswater shoreline at Glencoyne Bay.
Dalemain Historic Mansion & Gardens - In 1679, Sir Edward Hasell bought Dalemain thanks to a legacy from his employer Lady Anne Clifford. Home to the World famous Marmalade festival. Himalayan blue poppy and exquisite 1757 Chinese wall paper.
Tour prices TBC. Lunch options available at all properties but please book direct with the chosen attraction.