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Lake District Tours

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Address: Windermere LA23 1AH, England
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+44 15395 52106
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Lake District Tours is the specialist in guided sightseeing tours of the...

Lake District Tours is the specialist in guided sightseeing tours of the Lake District. It is a local company that provides small group, private, half and full day sightseeing tours for international travellers from all over the world. Tours have an emphasis on experience, exploration and enjoyment with time to appreciate the breathtaking scenery, take spectacular photographs and breathe some of the purest air in England!

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US$ 83.89*
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Full Day Lake Explorer Tour from Windermere
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Private Full Day Lake Explorer Tour from Windermere

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My wife and I ended up having our own private tour with Stephen as our tour guide. Although the weather wasn't great the views were still stunning. Stephen was very passionate... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

My wife and I ended up having our own private tour with Stephen as our tour guide. Although the weather wasn't great the views were still stunning. Stephen was very passionate about the history and culture of the Lake District and we really had a wonderful time with him. He picked us up at the train station right on time.... More 

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

Ah the Lake District weather - such a fickle beast that we have to enjoy as it is on the day and I am pleased you managed to! Stephen enjoyed your company and thank you for visiting early in the season - the weather did get worse after you left before getting better! All the best Andy More 

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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Took a day trip out from London so it was a 6.5hours ride to and fro to get to Oxenholme. Guide was Janet who was infectious with her enthusiasm for Lake District and love of flowers. Service was attentive and engaging...Faultless. Weather was perfect and really awesome for photos. However we reached Bowness at 1130h, and was given 1.5hrs for... More 

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. The train to Oxenholme from London is just under 3hrs when operating on time (not something we have any control over!) and the tour is timed to coincide with the group tour departing Windermere 1315. On this day you were the only people on the tour so had essentially a private tour at a quiet... More 

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

We booked Andy's services while traveling on the train to Penrith. He met us at Penrith station and transported us to our hotel in Keswick. The next day he took us around the lake starting with a visit to the stone circles and visiting Beatrix Potter's farm. Andy had a lot of historical info about the area. I didn't realize... More 

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to show you some of the highlights of the Lake District which could just as easily have been called the Mountain District but it is the blending of the two that makes the Lake District such a magical place to visit. All the best and thank you for touring with us, Andy More 

Spring, Texas
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had two wonderful days touring with Andy of Lake District Tours. Saw the Roman fort at Hardknock Pass, the Viking cross in Gosforth, Wordsworth's home and so much more. Andy was so interesting and knowledgeable. Definitely recommend.

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments and I am pleased you enjoyed your tours in the Lake District - there is so much to see and do in this beautiful corner of England! All the best Andy More 

Aiken, South Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Couldn't have had a better time on our tour with Andy. We was informative, friendly, a great driver, and an overall excellent guide. This being said, he gave us enough room to experience the incredible beauty of the Lake District on our own a bit as well. We only had one full day to tour the area and thanks to... More 

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

Thank you all for touring with us and I am pleased you enjoyed your day in the Lake District - we managed to see a lot in the short time available! It was a pleasure to meet you all and best wishes for the New Year. Andy More 

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

This was a great tour to experience the Lake District in one day! Our tour guide was great, providing us with a lot of information throughout the day. There was so much to see. Definitely recommend taking more time to see this beautiful place, but we only had one day - definitely got the best of it with a great... More 

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Sydney
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

We did the Beatrix Potter Tour with Andy from Millennium Tours. We took the Virgin train from London Euston to Oxenholme Station, where Andy was waiting for us. He was an excellent guide - informative and interesting while letting the sublime beauty of the countryside speak for itself. Thanks to Andy I learned that Beatrix Potter was much more than... More 

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

The Lake District is a beautiful place and I am pleased you were able to appreciate it on our tour - it is certainly a fitting environment for a remarkable lady whose role in conserving this environment is a remarkable story in itself. Thank you for your review and for visiting with us. Best wishes, Andy More 

Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had a wonderful tour with Janet! She obviously loves the Lake District and it was infectious! We finished the tour loving the area and hoping for a return some time soon. Thank you, Janet!

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

Janet genuinely loves the Lake District and always goes the extra mile with her tours. We are really pleased you enjoyed Janet's company and your tour in the Lake District. All the best and we hope to see you again! Andy More 

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Did a full day and half day tour with tour guide Janet. What can I say, she was so knowledgable and such a lovely lady. We had the best of times seeing the Lake District and learning about the area.

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your tours with Janet who always goes out of her way to help visitors enjoy their time with us. Thank you and best wishes, Andy More 

Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We spent a week touring with Andrew (and another guide Stephen) with two other couples after completing the Hadrian's Wall Walk. We were picked up at Bowness-on-Solway by Stephen who gave us an insight into the Lakes for a couple of days before we had five days with Andrew at the wheel travelling through the Yorkshire Dales and Peak District... More 

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this review

Our private multi day tours are very special trips and it is rewarding to know that the pre trip planning and discussions created a wonderful tour for you - and even more important kept a marriage intact! It was a pleasure to tour with you all and thank you for your flexibility and appreciation of everything. Hope to see you... More 

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