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From Manchester: Lake District and Windermere

1. From Manchester: Lake District and Windermere

Depart from Manchester in the morning and head straight for the lovely Lake District. Stop first at Bowness, situated on the shores of Lake Windermere. Take some free time to stroll along the lake, opt for a scenic cruise, or wander around the town and admire the sublime views.  Travel around the southern tip of Windermere toward Coniston Water. Take in views of this lake before arriving in the picturesque village of Hawkshead. This is where poet William Wordsworth attended grammar school.  After exploring the quaint village, take the narrow country roads north towards Grasmere, a place Wordsworth described as "the loveliest spot that man hath found."  There's free time to visit Wordsworth's Dove Cottage, taste the legendary gingerbread, or enjoy the peace and tranquility of the Wordsworth Daffodil Garden by the River Rothy.  We then take in spectacular views of Ullswater Lake as we head along country roads to its southern shores before returning to Manchester in the early evening.

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What people are saying about Manchester

The trip was amazing. Enjoyed seeing the Lake District. Truly one of the most beautiful scenery I have ever seen. Darren was a great Trip Guide. Knowledgeable and pleasant. Will choose Rabbies again for sure.

It’s good. For people like me, the first time come to a tourist attraction. Good to have guidance and listen interesting story

The guide named Darren was exellent !! We would have liked more time before or after the cruise in Bowness.

It was a great trip, the tour guide was friendly and did an excellent job.

Darren was an amazing guide and the tour was fantastic!