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Hadrian's Wall and Lanercost Priory Guided Tour from Windermere Instant Confirmation

Hadrian's Wall

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.

  • Hadrian's Wall
  • Hadrian's Wall
  • Lanercost Priory
  • hadrian's wall day tour
  • Hadrian's Wall
  • Lanercost Priory
  • lake district tour
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 Hadrian's 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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Pick-up from Windermere
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2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 17-59)
USD 69.01
USD 69.01
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 58.39
USD 58.39
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 66.36
USD 66.36
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
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Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 17-59)
USD 69.01
USD 69.01
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 58.39
USD 58.39
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 66.36
USD 66.36
  • Duration: 9 hour(s)
  • Available: Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / English-speaking driver / Entrance to Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:00 Check-in at Windermere Tourist Center
  • 09:15 Start of Tour
  • Lake District
    lake district tour Travel up to the Scottish borders and discover old fortresses and priories that were witnesses to various events in British history. Begin your journey through the National Park and enjoy scenic views as you ascend 1,489 feet! Then pass by Ullswater, the second largest lake in Lake District.
  • Lanercost Priory
    Lanercost Priory Continue to Lanercost Priory which 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
    hadrian's wall day tour Then finally, marvel at the historic Hadrian's Wall. Spanning up to 80 miles and built by a whopping 15,000 soldiers, it 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.
  • Roman Army Museum
    Take a short break upon arrival at the Roman Army Museum. You may opt to enjoy a meal or sip on some aromatic coffee at the cafe before exploring the diverse display of artifacts that give insight to the history of the famous Hadrian's Wall.
  • Vindolanda
    Visit the ruins of what used to be the auxiliary fort, Vindolanda. Discover the 9 forts build on the site over the 400 years occupancy of the Romans as you roam around this active archaeological site.
  • 18:00 Check-out at Windermere Tourist Center
Package detail / Schedule
Pick-up from Bowness
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 17-59)
USD 69.01
USD 69.01
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 58.39
USD 58.39
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 66.36
USD 66.36
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 69.01
USD 69.01
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 58.39
USD 58.39
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 66.36
USD 66.36
  • Duration: 9.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / English-speaking driver / Entrance to Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 08:35 Check-in at Bowness Pier
  • 08:50 Start of Tour
  • Lake District
    lake district tour Travel up to the Scottish borders and discover old fortresses and priories that were witnesses to various events in British history. Begin your journey through the National Park and enjoy scenic views as you ascend 1,489 feet! Then pass by Ullswater, the second largest lake in Lake District.
  • Lanercost Priory
    Lanercost Priory Continue to Lanercost Priory which 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
    hadrian's wall day tour Then finally, marvel at the historic Hadrian's Wall. Spanning up to 80 miles and built by a whopping 15,000 soldiers, it 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.
  • Roman Army Museum
    Take a short break upon arrival at the Roman Army Museum. You may opt to enjoy a meal or sip on some aromatic coffee at the cafe before exploring the diverse display of artifacts that give insight to the history of the famous Hadrian's Wall.
  • Vindolanda
    Visit the ruins of what used to be the auxiliary fort, Vindolanda. Discover the 9 forts build on the site over the 400 years occupancy of the Romans as you roam around this active archaeological site.
  • 18:00 Check-out at Bowness Pier
Package detail / Schedule
Pick-up from Ambleside
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 17-59)
USD 69.01
USD 69.01
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 58.39
USD 58.39
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 66.36
USD 66.36
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 69.01
USD 69.01
Child (Age 5-16)
USD 58.39
USD 58.39
Senior (Age 60 & over)
USD 66.36
USD 66.36
  • Duration: 9 hour(s)
  • Available: Fri
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / English-speaking driver / Entrance to Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:10 Check-in at Ambleside Kelsick Road - Bus Stop near the Library
  • 09:25 Start of Tour
  • Lake District
    lake district tour Travel up to the Scottish borders and discover old fortresses and priories that were witnesses to various events in British history. Begin your journey through the National Park and enjoy scenic views as you ascend 1,489 feet! Then pass by Ullswater, the second largest lake in Lake District.
  • Lanercost Priory
    Lanercost Priory Continue to Lanercost Priory which 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
    hadrian's wall day tour Then finally, marvel at the historic Hadrian's Wall. Spanning up to 80 miles and built by a whopping 15,000 soldiers, it 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.
  • Roman Army Museum
    Take a short break upon arrival at the Roman Army Museum. You may opt to enjoy a meal or sip on some aromatic coffee at the cafe before exploring the diverse display of artifacts that give insight to the history of the famous Hadrian's Wall.
  • Vindolanda
    Visit the ruins of what used to be the auxiliary fort, Vindolanda. Discover the 9 forts build on the site over the 400 years occupancy of the Romans as you roam around this active archaeological site.
  • 18:00 Check-out at Ambleside Kelsick Road - Bus Stop near the Library
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Children 5 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
    • Raincoat
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Please take note that hand-carry luggage can be left on-board while larger bags can be stored at the lockers at Windermere Information Centre with an additional fee of GPB 4.
    • Meals and drinks are not included in the price but are available for purchase on site.
    • Please note that the 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 meters to take in a view or point of interest.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 09:15 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language English
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Duration 9 - 9.5 hour(s)
Availability Fri
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