Lake District

The Lake District, a region and national park in northwest England, is a popular holiday destination. It’s known for its glacial ribbon lakes, rugged fell mountains and historic literary associations. Market towns such as Kendal, Keswick and Ambleside are bases for exploring the area and home to traditional inns, galleries of local art and outdoor equipment shops.

  • Lake District
  • Lake District
  • Lake District
  • Lake District

Important information: at 07:45 pm meet near Novotel West Hammersmith Hotel, 1 Shortlands, London, W6 8DR (near Hammersmith Station), finishing our tour on Sunday at the same place about 8 pm. Travel times may vary depending on traffic/weather conditions.

We strongly recommend having: Waterproof & windproof suit, hiking boots, head torch and water bottle.

For all weekend trips, we have volunteers: First Aiders Outdoors and Mountaineering Leaders BMC (hiking routes).

Tour inclusions of the Active booking for £160:

  • transport during the tour with a Russian/English speaking driver-tour manager
  • audio guide in the Russian language
  • administration fees & all taxes
  • walkie­talkies in places with bad reception
  • expert local knowledge and 24-hour emergency assistance during your trip
  • professional event organization
  • group first aid kit with qualified first aiders
  • mountain leader with over 15 years of hiking experience in Britain
  • this option is good for those who prefer to travel in a larger group of 16, with the simplest type of accommodation provided (hostel & similar).

Tour inclusions in the Advance booking of £199:

all mentioned above in an Active booking with bed & breakfast in a shared twin room with an ensuite or private bathroom of the comfortable hotel for two nights, usually traveling in a smaller group than Active.

Tour exclusions:

  • food during the trip
  • travel to the start and finish points of the trip
  • personal insurance (for cancellation, accident, health, emergency evacuation and loss, theft of or damage to baggage and personal effects, personal trekking insurance).
Itinerary: Ullswater and Aira Force; Lowther Castle; Castlerigg Stone circle; Keswick; Derwent Water; Wast Water, Scafell Peak, Wasdale Inn.

Day One: 19:45 meet at the hotel; 20:00 departure from Shortlands St (Novotel West); 21:30-22:00 stop at services for a coffee break; 23:30 check in at the hotel.

Day Two: 07:30-08:30 breakfast; 11:30-16:30 hiking Scafell Pike near Wastwater Lake; 16:30-17:30 Wasdale Inn for lunch; 19:00-21:30 Derwentwater Lake & Keswick & for late lunch; 21:45-22:15 Castlerigg Stone Circle SUNSET (21:50); 23:00 hotel.

Day Three: 07:30-08:30 breakfast; 09:30-11:30 Ullswater and Aira Force; 12:00-14:00 Lowther Castle; 14:00 departure to London by bus (optionally you can  arrange a taxi from Castle to railway station of Penrith and travel by  train (from £50 at 16:22 to Euston London); 20:00 London Hammersmith.

Tour Manager: Edward.

Hotels booked: The Cumberland Hotel*** & North Stafford Britania ***

Please note: By default, most of our group tours are designed for Russian community, therefore, audio cd record is played in the Russian language. We can always organize a private tour in your preferred language. Please contact us via info@evebus.com

This tour, as well as any other Evebus Tours, can be arranged for private groups. Please contact us on info@evebus.com with email subject “Private tours”.

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