One of the UK’s most celebrated cities and the scenic splendour of the Lake District come together on this wonderful four-day break. The bustling city of Liverpool’s dockyard heritage forms a unique backdrop for our visit where we explore some of the cities notable sights. The Lake District with its idyllic towns and villages and abundance of natural beauty are a postcard perfect environment to complete this endlessly charming getaway.
Liverpool (full day)
The iconic city of Liverpool boasts a long and storied history whose influence has been felt across the world. From the famous waterfront to the impressive Liver Building and the renovated Albert Dock, the city holds a wealth of famous landmarks to discover, including locations frequented by The Beatles such as the Cavern Club.
Bowness-on-Windermere, Ambleside & Keswick (full day)
We journey to the Lake District where we stop in bustling Bowness-on-Windermere, a charming enclave on the banks of Lake Windermere, which offers lovely panoramic views of the lake plus plenty of craft and gift shops, lakeside cafés and tea rooms.
Our next stop is the historic town of Ambleside at the head of Lake Windermere. This pretty town‘s heritage is on display everywhere you look and was the source of inspiration for many romantic poets including Keats and Shelley.
Our final stop is the handsome market town of Keswick that sits between peaceful Derwentwater and the looming bulk of Skiddaw, England’s fourth highest mountain. Enjoy the pedestrianised Market Square, browse the unique shops and art galleries, or treat yourself in one of the quaint cafés and restaurants.
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