Monday 23rd: We travel north to Glenridding and check-in at the Inn on the Lake in plenty
of time to relax before dinner.
Tuesday 24th: Today we travel via Coniston Water to Hawkeshead with its delightful
cottages and cobbles, then to Ambleside with its much photographed Bridge House.
Finally we visit Bowness on Windermere for an opportunity to take a lake cruise and enjoy
the magnificent views on mountain scenery, secluded bays and wooded islands.
Wednesday 25th: A full day travelling via Wordsworth’s Grasmere and Thirlmere Lake to
the lovely Victorian town of Keswick, the North Lakes most popular destination set in idyllic
location nestling between the Skiddaw Mountains and Derwent Water. We continue via the
shores of delightful Ullswater.
Thursday 26th: We return home via Kendal with its castle ruins, quaint cobbled streets,
antique shops, the K Village shopping outlet and the chance to purchase the famous
‘Kendal Mint Cake’. We leave Kendal after lunch for our journey home.