Day 1 Morning departure to travel to Grange-over-Sands and the hotel for a five night stay.
Day 2 Travel to Haverthwaite and join a steam train to the southern end of Windermere, where you join a boat for a cruise to Bowness-on-Windermere. Here you have two hours for lunch and to explore. Then travel over the spectacular Kirkstone Pass with fantastic views of the surrounding mountains.
Day 3 To Coniston Water, a name made famous by the tragic death of Donald Campbell whilst attempting the water speed record. Continue to Grasmere, and visit Dove Cottage, the home of William Wordsworth.
Day 4 To the historic city of Lancaster with its castle, and Maritime Museum, before heading for an afternoon in the seaside resort of Morecambe.
Day 5 Morning tour to Holker Hall, a stately home belonging to Lord Cavendish of Furness, with the afternoon free in delightful Grange-over-Sands.
Day 6 Breakfast, then commence the homeward journey.