6 hour private tour of the Lake District.

With over 20 years experience giving tours to people from all over the world, Brook tours of Windermere can offer you: Expert local knowledge, (...)

Book your activity now



5.5 million

travelers in 2015

#1 distributor of train tickets and rail passes

We’ve been by the side of more happy travelers every year as rail’s popularity continues to grow.

Learn more



The simplicity of one-stop-shopping

The most complete European train travel offerings including train tickets, rail passes and activities.

Learn more


years of rail travel experience

European experts

We’ve made train travel easy and accessible throughout Europe for over 75 years.

Learn more

Overview Location: Station Precinct, United Kingdom
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England

Drive through Bowness and stopping at Adelaide hill viewpoint, Gummers how and the viewpoint near Brantfell. All of which are excellent photo opportunities.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ambleside, Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England

We take a brief stop at Waterhead in Ambleside situated at the head of Lake Windermere.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Rydal, Rydal, Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England

Enjoy a short walk to Rydal Falls or take a walk to Rydal cave next Rydal water.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Grasmere, Grasmere, Lake District, Cumbria, England

William Wordsworth called Grasmere "The loveliest spot that man hath ever found." Whilst in Grasmere visit the famous "Grasmere gingerbread shop."

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Great Langdale, Great Langdale, Lake District, Cumbria, England

The great Langdale valley is some 12,170 acres, much of it in the care of the National trust, who have 10 farms here. Elterwater and Chapelstile are two beautiful villages you will see here.

Stop At: Blea Tarn, Little Langdale England

We take the spectacular drive from Great Langdale to Little Langdale to visit Blea Tarn, probably the highlight of the valley for many.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Coniston Water, Coniston England

Condition Water is one of the most imposing and beautiful of the English lakes. The Lake is dominated by the "Old man of Coniston" which rises to 803 metres.

Stop At: Tarn Hows, Lake District National Park, Coniston LA21 8AQ England

Tarn Hows is one of the top scenic destinations in the North West of England. It is a beauty spot that must not be missed.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Hawkshead, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England

Hawkshead is an ancient township that has flourished since Norse times, with many buildings dating from the 17th century.

Duration: 30 minutes

What you can expect With over 20 years experience giving tours to people from all over the world, Brook tours of Windermere can offer you:
Expert local knowledge, registered fully licensed and insured operator, friendly and courteous service going the extra mile to ensure your comfort, free help advice and planning for our clients, the ability to enjoy the sights and pleasures of the Lake District without the distraction of driving on unfamiliar roads, and a high standard of service whilst at the same time delivering quality and value for money.

Practical information

What's inside

  • Knowledgeable driver-guide.
  • Private tour. (You are not sharing with anyone else)
  • Air conditioned vehicle.
  • Drop off at a destination within the Lake district.
  • Complimentary bottled water.
  • Umbrellas provided. (Just in case)
  • Anytime photo stops at your request.

What's NOT inside

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Departure point:

Windermere Railway Station, Station Precinct, Windermere LA23 1AH, UK

Traveler pickup is offered


6 hours


See Availability

Departure time:

9:30 AM

Return details:

Returns to original departure point