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Lake District Tour: Hadrian's Wall and Ancient History Instant Confirmation

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Discover the intriguing ruins and fragments of ancient history scattered around the Lake District in one day! Witness the beauty of Hadrian's Wall, the Roman Army Museum and the Lanercost Priory.

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Depart from Windermere and drive through the heart of the Lakes, beside Ullswater and on towards Penrith and the Scottish Borders. Continue to the Lanercost Priory and discover the tumultuous history surrounding this structure. Visit Hadrians Wall, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and renowned British cultural icon that served as a defensive palisade during the reign of Emperor Hadrian.
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Adult (Age 17-59)
USD 64.46
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Child (Age 5-16)
USD 54.14
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Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 61.88
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Adult (Age 17-59)
USD 64.46
USD 64.46
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 54.14
USD 54.14
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 61.88
USD 61.88
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 8.5 - 9.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Fri
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / English-speaking driver / Entrance to Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum
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  • 08:45-09:40 Check in at Windermere Tourist Centre or Pick up at Specific Hotels
  • 09:15 Start of Tour
  • Tour Highlights
    Hadrians-Wall-Gallery-07 Travel up to the Scottish borders and discover old fortresses and priories that were witnesses to various events in British history. Know what it is like in the front line of Hadrian's Wall at the Roman Army Museum and visit the ruins of what used to be the auxiliary fort, Vindolanda.
  • Lanercost Priory
    Hadrians-Wall-Gallery-08 Lanercost Priory may look serene nowadays, but back then it suffered multiple attacks during the Anglo-Scottish wars and was made headquarters of Robert Bruce of Scotland where several Augustinian priests were held as prisoners.
  • Hadrian's Wall
    Hadrians-Wall-Gallery-03 Spanning up to 80 miles and built by a whopping 15,000 soldiers, Hadrian's Wall is one of mankind's greatest engineering feats back in the day. Learn more about the history behind this fortress, why it was built and how life was like on the wall.
  • 18:00 Check out at Windermere Tourist Centre or Drop Off at Specific Hotels
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    • Children 5 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Raincoat
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Meals are not included in the price.
    • Drinks and meals are available for purchase
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  • Any cancellations made after 16:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 64.46
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Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 8.5 - 9.5 hour(s)
Availability Fri
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Lake District Tour: Hadrian's Wall and Ancient History