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Many Lives Of Beatrix Potter - Full Day All-Inclusive Tour

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time-raw8.5 hours
Starting point
Your hotel in Ambleside

Join this full day all-inclusive tour of the places associated with the life of Beatrix Potter, author of the world-famous children's book The Tale of Peter Rabbit. Whether you're a fan, or you just want to take in the beautiful English countryside, this tour has something for everyone.

What to expect?


  • Wray Castle the holiday home where Beatrix spent her 16th birthday and first discovered the Lake District.
  • Near Sawrey, the village where Beatrix lived.
  • Hill Top, the house which Beatrix bought from the money she made from the publication of Peter Rabbit.
  • Esthwaite Water where Beatrix walked with William Heelis when they were courting.
  • Hawkshead village where she carried out her daily business.
  • Beatrix Potter Gallery to see the original illustrations by Beatrix.
  • Tarn Hows bought by Beatrix and regarded as one of the most beautiful places in the Lake District.
  • Monk Coniston Estate, vast and beautiful, which Beatrix bought and later donated to the National Trust.
  • Coniston Water with spectacular views of the lake and the mountain Coniston Old Man.
  • Yewdale Valley where Beatrix owned farms and land including Yew Tree Farm which you may recognize from the film Miss Potter.
  • Armitt Library & Museum to see Beatrix's stunningly detailed mycology illustrations and other artifacts.

What is included?

  • Full day tour
  • Admission to Hill Top
  • Admission to the Beatrix Potter Gallery
  • Admission to the Armitt Library & Museum
  • Knowledgeable guide to provide expert commentary and analysis, as well as taking care of practicalities and general support throughout the day
  • Experienced driver for your safety on the steep, narrow and twisty Lakeland roads
  • Small group of up to 6 people for a more flexible and personalized experience
  • Use of personal radio communication technology to keep you in-touch with your guide when you are off the minibus

Is this experience for me?

  • This tour is not suitable for children under the age of 5

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

Meeting point

  • This tour departs from Oxenholme, Windermere, Bowness and Ambleside

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