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Lake District Tours

Windermere LA23 1AH, England
+44 15395 52106
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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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Windermere LA23 1AH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Steven, our guide, was knowledgeable and interesting. We learned and saw so much on this tour! I'd recommend taking this tour early in your Lake District stay so you know what you want to return to and explore in more depth.

Thank Amy A
AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your tour which as you say gives a thorough overview of the area. All the best, Andy

Reviewed 1 week ago

I did TOUR C - Lakes Explorer Excursion 2 from London. It's one of the longer tours (got up at 4am and came back around 10:30pm) but well worth it if you can afford the £200 price (tickets + tour fee). Our tour guide was...More

Thank heteroskedasticity
AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We think it is worth the effort of an early start from London to experience something totally different to the city. Thank you for your review we are really pleased you enjoyed your tour and look forward to meeting you again! All the best, Andy

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for introducing us to these guys called Lake District Tours. Our guide/ driver and now friend Steven was extremely adorable. He gave us amazing insights of all the attractions, gave us our own time to stroll through our hikes. He was extremely...More

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are pleased you enjoyed your tours. The benefit of small group travel and local knowledge is we can adjust the tours to make the most of the day regardless of the weather. The fact we do not follow a 'script' allows our guides some...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After months of preparations and careful planning of our UK vacation. And after knowing that we were left with only one day to spend on what was one of my main reasons to visit the UK in the first place. I had to take a...More

Thank ABDULAZIZ H
AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your detailed review and I am really pleased that everything worked out for you. With a little effort it is amazing where you can be in less than 3 hours from London. You booked a great tour that is designed to fit...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great service these guys provide and at a really affordable rate. Our driver picked us up promptly from our hotel and we immediately felt like we had known him for some time. Very friendly banter and a great source of useful information. The...More

Thank Doug C
AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your detailed comments and I am pleased you enjoyed your tour with Stephen. We try to add a little local colour and get off the beaten track where possible for unique experiences such as at Yew Tree Farm and support local businesses...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

We took a day to travel Windemere and surrounds with Janet on the Beatrix Potter tour. Janet proved to be an excellent, knowledgeable guide with an infectious enthusiasm for the area, and she was also gracious enough to take us back to the train station...More

Thank Stephanie S
AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed your tour with Janet who certainly loves the Lake District and where possible will always go that extra mile to make your tour special. Thank you for touring the Lake District with us and we hope you may visit again. All the...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

Janet was our guide and it was a pleasure to ride with her. So passionate about what she does and very informative about the place! It was a wonderful experience for all of us. Janet was not only giving us information about the history and...More

Thank Diganta C
AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. Janet is very passionate about the Lake District and is our expert on the flora and fauna seen on our tour n hike tour. The weather has been awesome of late and as you say the beauty of the...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Excellent tour of stunning viewpoints - significantly enhanced by excellent weather and Steve's knowledgeable commentary.

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for your review. Stunning viewpoints indeed and we love to show them at their best. Glad you enjoyed Steven's commentary. All the best Andy

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...More

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

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...More

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...More

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AndyLDT, Owner at Lake District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

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...More

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Ravi S
11 July 2016|
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Response from AndyLDT | Property representative |
Thank you for your question Ravi, we have subsequently communicated by email. With an infant we can take you on private tours of the Lake District as group tours are mot suitable for such young children. We have suggested a... More
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Sunny C
24 May 2015|
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Response from AndyLDT | Property representative |
Hi there, I would recommend taking a private tour on July 19 or 20 to make the most of your stay. The tour can be tailored to what you wish to see and your activity level without the time constraints of a group itinerary... More
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jtan2010sg
10 April 2015|
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Response from AndyLDT | Property representative |
Hi Johnny, Thank you for your question. So I assume you wish for a full day tour on May 28? We can arrange a private tour for your party and I would recommend an itinerary similar to our Lakes Explorer if you wish to see... More
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