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Autumn in the Lakes

Autumn in the Lakes

The sheer beauty the Lake District has inspired poets and artists for centuries.

The sheer beauty the Lake District has inspired poets and artists for centuries, and on this holiday, we will paint a picture that will last in your memory for years to come. From our base we can explore the dramatic landscapes of the Lakes on this unique holiday. One of our excursions is taken in mini buses which reach the parts where others cannot go!



Hotel: Shap Wells Hotel, Penrith *** (4 nights D, B&B)


Set in tranquil surroundings amongst the Lakeland fells and an ideal base from which to explore this beautiful corner of England. Located in 30 acres of grounds, the hotel offers a bar, lounges and a spacious restaurant. All 98 bedrooms are equipped with TV, radio, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Hotel has a lift.

Day 1

We leave Belfast and travel via Larne to Cairnryan arriving our hotel in the Shap Fells in the late afternoon.


Day 2

We travel back in time today with a visit to the Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry, where you to discover how people have lived in the Lake District and how the unique landscape has shaped their lives. We have the afternoon free in Kendal.

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Day 3

Our day begins with a ride over the rugged Shap Fells and Tebay to Bowness-on-Windermere. Here we spend the morning with a chance to look around the town and shops, maybe visit the World of Beatrix Potter Exhibition and enjoy lunch. This afternoon we enjoy a delightful a 45min circular cruise of the islands of Lake Windermere before returning to our hotel.

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Day 4

We spend the morning in Keswick exploring the weekly market. In the afternoon we take a drive through the northern lakes passing through Ambleside, Glenridding and Ullswater.

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Day 5

We return to Belfast on the afternoon Stena Line ferry.


B=Breakfast Included , D=Dinner Included

Tour Highlights

Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry – Bowness-on-Windermere – Lake Windermere Cruise - Keswick Market - Ambleside


Price Excludes

Single Room Supplement

Holiday Insurance

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Europa Buscentre Ulsterbus Tours, Europa Buscentre Stands 2-5
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Europa Buscentre,

Glengall Street,

Belfast, BT12 5AH

Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00

Saturday 09:00 - 12:30

Sunday Closed

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