Ten Lakes Spectacular

The Lake District is renowned for being the “most beautiful corner of England” and this full day tour introduces you to just that. 

Magnificent scenery of the Lakeland fells, valleys and lakes from the south to the north. The tour includes a lake cruise (summer tour only), a visit to the 4,000 year old Castlerigg Stone Circle set high on the fells, and time in Keswick for lunch. 

You travel over passes, through beautiful valleys, see waterfalls and traditional Lakeland villages. You have plenty of stops for admiring the views and taking photographs.

This tour is not to be missed!

  • A Lake District Terrain View
    10 Photos
  • Ashness Bridge
  • Castlerigg Stone Circle
  • Grasmere Gingerbread Shop
  • Honister Pass
  • Looking towards Brothers Water
  • Kirkstone Pass Sheep
  • Overlooking Derwentwater
  • The Moot Hall at Keswick
  • Ullswater
    • Times: Summer Ten Lakes: 9.45 to 17.30. From March 25th 2017 to October 29th 2017. Winter Ten Lakes: 9.30 to 16.15. From October 30th 2017 until March 24th 2018.

      Departs Daily from Windermere
      Summer tour pick ups from select accommodation and locations in Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere, Ambleside, Grasmere, Kendal £5pp (Mon-Sat), Grange (Wednesday), Keswick £5pp (Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday). 

      Winter pick up service available from Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere and Ambleside,

      Prices: 
      Summer Tours £44 Adult, £42 Senior & £35 Child.
      Winter Tours £30 Adult & £25 Child. 

      Please note that each customer must have their own seat onboard the vehicle. 
       

      How To Book: You can instantly book by selecting your preferred date on this page.

      Included Extras A Lake Cruise on one of the spectacular Lakes. (Summer tour only), transport on a mini-coach, knowledgeable & friendly driver/guide

      Whats Not Included Food & drink

      Please Note: A minimum of 4 passengers is required for this tour to operate

      We regret our tours are unsuitable for under 5's.

      For more information please browse the Full Itinerary, Additional Information and the Route Map. If you would like a Daily Tour brochure or further information regarding our Ten Lakes Spectacular Tour please contact us.

    • On leaving Windermere you will head for a full day out to see Ten of the famous Lake District Lakes including; Windermere, Rydal Water, Grasmere, Thirlmere, Derwent Water, Buttermere, Crummock Water, Bassenthwaite, Ullswater and Brothers Water.  

      This tour is not just about Lakes, you will see some spectacular mountainous scenery, as you travel over the famous Kirkstone and Honister mountain passes, some the highest in the Lake District.

      Visiting the most iconic locations in the Lake District by taking in Grasmere, Keswick, Ullswater and the Borrowdale Valley in one day, this tour offers great value for money.

      Make sure you bring your camera! There will be plenty of opportunities to take those memorable shots to share with your friends and family. 

    • Tour Type
      This tour is a guided scenic mini-coach tour, but there are times when you will have the option to walk up to a few hundred metres to take in a view or point of interest.  
       
      Lunch Stop
      You will stop in Keswick for approximately 1 hour. There are a number of pubs, cafes, restaurants and sandwich shops located in Keswick. These cater for a wide range of tastes. 
       
      Lake Cruise 
      We use a number of Lakes for the cruise, this gives us flexibility in case of poor weather. With this in mind, unfortunately we cannot state the location of the Lake cruise in advance. Please note the lake cruise is not available during the Winter version of the tour, between 31 October 2016 to 25 March 2017.
       
      Clothing & Footwear
      We suggest you wear comfortable and sensible footwear, we also recommend bringing a light raincoat.  
       
      Assistance Dogs
      We are happy to accept assistance dogs only on this tour. Please contact us to advise us in advance.  
       
      Please Note: We regret our tours are unsuitable for under 5's.
      For full terms and conditions please see here.
       

    Recent Traveller Photos

    • Ashness Bridge
      6 Photos
    • Looking from suprise view
    • Newlands Valley
    • Skiddaw
    • Surprise View
    • Windermere

    Tour Highlights

    The Ten Lakes Spectacular Highlights include:

    This is our most popular tour. We take you to the best scenery in the Lake District, seeing the stunning lakes, mountains and views.

    You will enjoy:

    • The Newlands Valley, a picturesque and peaceful area of the National Park. 
    • Grasmere, visit the village famous for William Wordsworth and Gingerbread.
    • Castlerigg Stone Circle, at around 4000 years old it is one of the area’s historic gems.   
    • Keswick, you will have time to have lunch whilst exploring the traditional Lakeland market town.  
    • Lake Cruise, enjoy uninterrupted views of the Lakeland fells from one of the famous lakes (summer tour only).