This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here

Beatrix Potter's Favourite Countryside: Lake District Day Tour from Windermere Instant Confirmation

Beatrix Potter - Hill Top Gardens

Walk through the breathtaking countryside and follow the paths that inspired Beatrix Potter to create the Peter Rabbit books! Also visit William Wordsworth's school, located in a medieval village.

  • Beatrix Potter - Hill Top Gardens
  • Beatrix Potter - Enjoying the Tarn Hows View
  • Hill Top for No.5 Tour page
  • Beatrix Potter - Sawrey
  • Beatrix Potter - Tarn Hows
  • Hardknott Pass (1)
  • Beatrix Potter - Tarn Hows
▼ Read more
Price
Lake District Day Tour from Windermere
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 17-59)
USD 47.82
USD 47.82
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 42.65
USD 42.65
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 46.53
USD 46.53
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 17-59)
USD 47.82
USD 47.82
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 42.65
USD 42.65
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 46.53
USD 46.53
  • Tarn Howes 5d pic
Get to know more about the English countryside and the life of Beatrix Potter in this guided tour. Go for a cruise along Windermere, England's largest lake before arriving at Beatrix Potter's Waterhead Hill Top Farm where she wrote many of her children's novels. Explore other towns such as Hawkshead and Tam Hows and know why Potter herself loved the countryside.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 4.5 - 5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / Cruise fee / English-speaking driver
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up/Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Drop-off/Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 11:30-12:15 Check in at Windermere Tourist Centre or Pick-up at Specific Hotels
  • Start of Tour
  • Windermere Cruise
    Beatrix Potter - Cruise on Windermere Begin the tour with a leisurely cruise on Windermere Lake from Bowness Bay towards Waterhead. The lake is also one of the country's most popular holiday and summer getaways. Sit back, relax and enjoy the unrivaled views from the lake to the mountain ranges.
  • Beatrix Potter's Hilltop Farm
    Hill Top for No.5 Tour page This quaint cottage is home to many of Beatrix Potter's creations, one of which is the popular Peter Rabbit books. Learn more about the author's life and what makes this 17th century farmhouse a sanctuary to those who grew up reading Potter's short stories.
  • Hawkshead
    Beatrix Potter - Tarn Hows Continue to the medieval village of Hawkshead and explore its timeless buildings. Find William Wordsworth's old grammar school and take plenty of time taking pictures of the whitewashed cottages, narrow alleys, secluded courtyards and Gothic parishes.
  • Tarn Hows
    Beatrix Potter - Tarn Hows Northwest of Hawkshead is Tarn Hows, one of the most photographed locations in the Lake District, attracting up to half a million visitors every year. This popular tourist destination is also mentioned on William Wordsworth's Guide Through the District of the Lakes.
  • 16:30 Check out at Windermere Tourist Centre or Drop-off at Specific Hotels
Add-ons:
Pick up at Oxenholme Station + USD 6.46
Pick up at Oxenholme Station + USD 6.46
The pick-up time at Oxenholme Station is 11:08. (This is available on Mondays to Saturdays only. There is no shuttle service on Sundays.)
Drop off at Oxenholme Station + USD 12.92
Drop off at Oxenholme Station + USD 12.92
You will be dropped off at Oxenholme Station after the tour at 18:28. (This is available on Mondays to Saturdays only. There is no shuttle service on Sundays.)
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • Children 5 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
    • Raincoat
Additional Note(s)
    • Meals are not included in the price.
    • Please note that Beatrix Potter's Hilltop Farm is closed on Fridays.
    • Entrance fees to Hill Top house are £10.90 fee for adults and senior citizens, and £5.45 for children.
Activity provider
FAQ
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 17:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 47.82
USD 47.82

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 4.5 - 5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Share your experience with other travelers.

Added to Wish List
USD 47.82
USD 47.82
Beatrix Potter's Favourite Countryside: Lake District Day Tour from Windermere