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For a relaxing day in England's countryside, escape to the Lake District on a day trip by train from London. The scenic Lake District was the home and inspiration to many of the UK's most famous authors and poets. Beatrix Potter created the beloved Peter Rabbit here in Lake District National Park. Once you arrive you'll experience first hand the beauty that inspired her writing. Regular tour stops on Lake District tours include Lake Windermere and Hawkshead village.
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  1. Discover the spectacular Lake District while being escorted on a two day trip from London on the Virgin Rail. With plenty of time to explore, enjoy an afternoon tea at Beatrix Potter's old home!
    Meal Provided

    From USD428.63

    Weekday
    2 day (morning)
  2. Escape the bustling city and discover the charms of the English countryside. Visit Hawkshead Village, sail along Lake Windermere and discover why the stunning scenery has inspired so many English writers.

    From USD272.76

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    14 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Discover fragments of the city's ancient history as you see the intriguing ruins scattered around the Lake District in one day! Witness the beauty of Hadrian's Wall, the Roman Army Museum and the Lanercost Priory.

    USD69.87

    Fri
    9 - 9.5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Enjoy a dynamic tour through the Western Lake District. See the steepest passes in England and enjoy a heritage train ride across England's lakes and the Muncaster Castle.

    USD64.50

    Daily
    8 - 8.5 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Walk through the breathtaking countryside and follow the paths that inspired Beatrix Potter to create the popular Peter Rabbit books! Cruise along Windermere Lake and visit William Wordsworth's school, located in a medieval village.

    USD72.22

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  6. Lake District's Ten Lakes Guided Tour from Windermere Lake District
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    Embark on a spectacular adventure and visit 10 lakes in a day! Be blown away by the stunning scenery of lakes, mountains and valleys scattered within this amazing UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    From USD40.31

    Daily
    7 - 8.5 hour(s) (morning)

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