We start with local departure for our journey north and make our way to our hotel – the 3* Shap Wells. This is set in the Cumbrian Fells between Kendal and Penrith. Features include a restaurant with stunning views over the Birbeck River, the riverside lounge and a bar. All rooms have private facilities, colour TV and tea / coffee making facilities.
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On day 1 we visit the Northern Lakes. We pass by the tranquil waters of Ullswater to Patterdale and, depending on weather conditions, travel over the magnificent Kirkstone Pass. We continue to Ambleside and Grasmere before making our way to our hotel where accommodation is reserved for the night.
On day 2 we check out and visit beautiful Bowness on Windermere before starting our journey home, arriving back later on.