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With over 40 years experience of the Lake District, the Mountain Goat is nationally and internationally recognised by many coach and tour operators as their first and foremost Lake District tour specialist. From Holidays and Short Breaks to half-day...more
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Mountain Goat LTD 1AD Victoria Street, Windermere LA23 1AD, England
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+44 15394 45161
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We've visited Keswick on a number of occasions and wanted to do something different. Our driver, Chris, was really informative and friendly. It was so good to sit back and let him do the driving while we enjoyed the amazing views. The whole day was...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I booked this tour for me, my 14yr old son and my 10yr old daughter. None of us had ever visited the Lake District and I was hoping the 10 Lake Spectacular would be a perfect crash course. It was great. Our driver, Derek, was...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Can't believe how much fun, history, and greenery was packed into this day long visit. Our tour guide/driver Peter Fox was a delight and handled the twisty/turning roads/scenery with ease. Everything was beautifully timed, never felt rushed. And the sights I saw were truly picturesque,...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Booked this before we left Australia based on someone’s recommendation and they were spot on! In a small bus group Your weren’t overrun with large tour group processes, however the schedule was a little tight in some spots. Besides that it was everything I had...More

Thank Judy W
Mountain G, Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Judy W, Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad to see you enjoyed our Beatrix Potter's Favourite Countryside Tour, it really is a great way to see the places that inspired Beatrix and at the same time learn and see so much of...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went on the 10 lakes tour with my husband, first time in the Lake District. What an amazing way to introduce us to the area. The tour took us to many places we wouldn't have found ourselves. Our tour guide and driver was Carol, her...More

1  Thank Cozzy1507
Mountain G, Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Cozzy1507, Thank you for your review. We're glad you and your husband enjoyed our Ten Lakes Spectacular Tour. We pride ourselves on taking our customers off the beaten track so they can experience the true Lake District. We are also very proud of our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Going with my grandparents to the Lake District limited what we could do together. But goat tours where perfect, can see everything that anyone coming to the Lake District wants to see and more. Yeah guides are very knowledgable and very good drivers. We went...More

Thank Miles P
Mountain G, Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Miles P, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're glad you enjoyed our Ten Lakes Spectacular and High Adventure tour, you have had a great introduction to the Lake District! Thank you for recommending us and we hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family took the Ullswater and Inspired Landscape tour. The driver- tour guide was good and knowledgable, and Lake District is beautiful. The tour starts at about 9:30am and ends by 5:30pm. Most of this tour is being driven around, with a boat ride (20...More

Thank Divy-h
Mountain G, Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Divy-h, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we appreciate all of our customers feedback. We pride ourselves on having fantastic Driver/Guides and we're glad you found them knowledgeable. I'm afraid because our minibuses have only 16 seats, we do...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was incredible. The scenery was spectacular. Taken on very tight and bendy roads by our excellent driver Mike - what a hero! The depth of his local knowledge was great, full of stories and lots of corny jokes! Loved it, and would recommend...More

Thank SheenaActon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I hurt my knee so walking was limited. We did the half day tour of six lakes which was fabulous. The guide Carol was lovely, very interesting and informative. Lots of interesting stops for photo and leg stretch. Highly recommend for first time Lake District...More

Thank Miriam E
Mountain G, Manager at Mountain Goat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi mceaves, Thank you for your fantastic review. Our Six Lakes in a Morning tour is new for 2018 so it's always lovely to hear that our passengers are enjoying it. I will pass on your kind comments to our fantastic Driver/Guide Carol. We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a brilliant tour of the Lake District. Our guide was Matthew , he was informative, funny and very knowledgeable of the area (even though he stalled the minibus a few times lol)! We highly recommend this tour, truly a great day out!

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notavee
27 June 2018|
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Response from Mountain G | Property representative |
Hello, under 5's are welcome to travel on our private hires and our public bus service (525) to Hill Top.
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Purnima M
27 June 2018|
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Response from Mountain G | Property representative |
Hi. We have 3 half day options. 1 in the morning and 2 in the afternoon available from Windermere. 2 are also available from Keswick. Please contact us for further details.
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Purnima M
27 June 2018|
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Response from Mountain G | Property representative |
Hi. If you book direct then you are guaranteed a hotel pick up in Windermere and Bowness. Damson Dene is not an official pick up location, but if you call us we will see what we can do.
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