Top 20 Experience in Kendal

Mountain Goat Full Day Tour: Ten Lakes Tour of the Lake District

Mountain Goat Full Day Tour: Ten Lakes Tour of the Lake District

The English Lake District is one of the most recent additions to UNESCO’s World Heritage List. Admire the rolling countryside and craggy fells whilst listen to your guide about the Lake District's history, geology and the people that have shaped this much-loved region.

Along the way, you will pass some of the region’s most spectacular sights, such as the Borrowdale Valley, Buttermere, Honister pass, Ullswater, and Grasmere. There are many stops on route; a highlight is the Castlerigg Stone Circle with its panoramic views. Our friendly driver/guide will provide an on-board commentary on this full day spectacular tour of lakes and mountains.
The High Adventure: Full Day Mountain Goat High Mountain Passes Tour

The High Adventure: Full Day Mountain Goat High Mountain Passes Tour

This classic adventure tour of the Western Lakes uses a route pioneered by the Romans!

The tour focuses around the Western Lake District travelling over the Lake District’s famous mountain passes; Hardknott and Wrynose, which are some of the steepest in Great Britain. Pass the remote 2nd century Hardknott Roman Fort which includes remains of the headquarters building, commandants house and bath house.

During your day you will have time to enjoy traveling over Wrynose & Hardknott Mountain Passes, you'll see England’s deepest lake and visit the grounds of the 14th Century Muncaster Castle.

This tour is a chance to explore the real Lake District!
Beatrix Potter's Half Day Lake District Tour Including Lake Cruise

Beatrix Potter's Half Day Lake District Tour Including Lake Cruise

Discover the locations that inspired Beatrix Potter on a 4.5-hour Lake District afternoon tour. Embark on a cruise across the majestic Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake. Visit Hill Top farm, Beatrix Potter’s former home, and see the landscapes that inspired some of her books.Continue on to the charming medieval village of Hawkshead, where poet William Wordsworth attended school, and then through the beautiful landscapes of the central lakes with lake and woodland views. Learn more about the much-loved children’s author from your knowledgeable guide.

Important: If you want to go inside Beatrix's house, Hill Top Farm you must contact Mountain Goat Tours directly to book. It is an additional £14.00 per adult and £7.00 per child. This must be booked with Mountain Goat at least 24 hours before the tour departs.
Ultimate Full-Day Lake District Tour: 10 Lakes, Amazing Scenery & Lake Cruise

Ultimate Full-Day Lake District Tour: 10 Lakes, Amazing Scenery & Lake Cruise

Best full-day tour for scenery. This is a stress free, easy way to see a lot of the Lake District in a day without feeling rushed. You have time during the day to soak up the views and even paddle in a lake if you are brave enough. It is a great way for getting an overview of the Lake District, its culture, history and of course, its amazing scenery.

If you come to the lakes, you should see it from a boat so you also have an included lake cruise, unique to this tour only.

You will get plenty of variety, see magnificent scenery, eat gingerbread and get all the facts, figures and fascinating stories from our friendly, knowledgeable guides and drivers who know the area well.

Travelling in a comfy mini-van with air con, Wi-Fi & phone charging ports as one of only 6/7 passengers you will find it is easy to ask questions and join in the conversation (if you want to). There are lots of stops for photos and fresh air. It is a great day out and we can't wait to share it with to you.

The Brontes, Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre

The Brontes, Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre

This tour takes you to:
• Drive through the beautiful Yorkshire countryside
• Visit the Bronte Parsonage Museum & Graveyard
• Guided walk around Haworth, unchanged since the Brontes lived there
• Visit romantic gothic ruins of Wycoller Hall, “Ferndean Manor” of Jane Eyre
10 Lakes Winter Scenic Tour - Expert Guide - Photo Stops - Magnificent Locations

10 Lakes Winter Scenic Tour - Expert Guide - Photo Stops - Magnificent Locations

Spectacular Views, Amazing Locations, Photo Opportunities, Great Commentary with Interesting Information and Facts.

If you are looking for a Lake District tour to see 10 beautiful lakes, magnificent mountains, spectacular scenery, traditional villages as well as famous landmarks and insights into living in the Lakes, then this tour is for you.

With plenty of unrushed stops for photos, fascinating facts and a comfy seat in an air-conditioned minivan, this is the perfect way to spend a winter's day.
John Ruskin, the Pre-Raphaelites and the Arts and Crafts Movement Tour

John Ruskin, the Pre-Raphaelites and the Arts and Crafts Movement Tour

An opportunity to visit several locations where the Arts & Craft Movement was born and developed in the company of a knowledgeable guide who will explain the history and show you some of the beautiful architecture and items the Movement created. You will get to see exquisite stained glass designed and produced by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, discover John Ruskin's influence on the Movement's creation and development and visit the amazing Blackwell that was created totally by Arts & Crafts craftsmen and designers.
Private Tour: Beatrix Potter Tour in 16 Seater Minibus

Private Tour: Beatrix Potter Tour in 16 Seater Minibus

Our Beatrix Potter's Favourite Countryside Private Tour is the perfect tour for small groups of families or friends who wish to have a more intimate experience whilst travelling the Lake District. Our 16 seater Mercedes Sprinter is a luxury, comfortable minibus which will allow you to explore the Lakes in style.

This half day tour introduces you to the incredible landscapes and cultures which shaped Beatrix Potter's incredible stories. Travel through valleys and forests and visit the beauty spots which inspired her work which is beloved the world over.

Attractions such as lake cruise and entry into Hill Top is not included, but can be arranged on the day, if available.
Winter Tour of Romantic Poets Wordsworth, Southey and Coleridge locations

Winter Tour of Romantic Poets Wordsworth, Southey and Coleridge locations

On this tour you will get to see:
• stunning Lakeland scenery and Wordsworth’s favourite lakes
• Visit grave & memorial of Romantic Poet Laureate, Southey
• Visit Grasmere Village
• Shop in Grasmere Gingerbread Store
• See St Oswald's Church and the Wordsworth family graves
• Step into Dove Cottage & the Wordsworth Museum, Wordsworth's first Grasmere home
• See Rydal and Dora’s Field
Private Hire: Six Lakes Half Day Tour in 16 Seater Minibus

Private Hire: Six Lakes Half Day Tour in 16 Seater Minibus

If you’re short on time in the Lake District then this morning tour is a fantastic way to see a lot in not much time. Not only will you see six different Lakes (also called Tarns, Meres and Waters) you go over Kirkstone pass, take in the views at Castlerigg Stone Circle and visit the Village of Grasmere.