Our hidden gem this month is the Tour of the Lake District. It’s just a great idea – take a week of holiday in the Lake District and see all the best sights.
The best of the area in a circular trek
A guidebook to walking a scenic, seven-day circular 93 mile route from Windermere around England's Lake District. The tour gives a flavour of the main Lakeland valleys, visiting Ambleside, Elterwater, Coniston, Eskdale, Wasdale, Black Sail, Buttermere, Keswick, Rosthwaite, Grasmere and Patterdale. With high-level alternatives.
- A week-long ‘tour’ visiting all the main valleys of the Lake District, with some high-level options when the weather is good.
- 93 miles within the Lake District National Park, now a UNESCO World Heritage site.
- Year-round walking and exploring and great places to stay, although winter weather is sometimes more challenging.
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What is so special about this book?
It’s just a great idea – take a week of holiday in the Lake District, see all the best sights and landscapes, stay in some iconic pubs and hostels, with low level (aka bad weather) and high level alternatives. All planned out and sorted for you!
A one-line review:
Spend a week in the Lake District walking the ‘Tour of the Lake District’, and return with new knowledge and perspective, to fuel many more returning trips.