Scottish Borders, English Lakes and York Small Group Tour - 3 day tour

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Tour Summary

Scottish Borders, English Lakes and York Small Group Tour
3 day/2 night tour

Explore the fells and lakes of the Lake District that have inspired poets and authors for centuries. Tour through the Yorkshire Dales National Park to visit York, where there is a completely free day so can explore this historic city on your own. On the way back to Edinburgh there’s a stop so you can visit grand Alnwick Castle. There’s just so much to discover on this magical tour through England’s North Country.   

Price range: £270 - £440

Small Group Tour - travel in an intimate group of just 16 passengers

Hadrian’s Wall - discover the northern frontier of the mighty Roman empire

Ullswater - take a leisurely cruise on England’s most beautiful lake

York - enjoy exploring this Viking city on your own

Alnwick - be amazed at this historic castle which starred in the Harry Potter movies

Movie locations - Blackadder, Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves and Harry Potter

Guest house accommodation included - hotel upgrade option available


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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions


  • 3 nights guest house or hotel accommodation
  • Location: Keswick (1) and York (1)
  • Cooked/Continental breakfast (2)
Tour Essentials
  • Transportation by luxury air-conditioned minicoach with wifi and usb charging points
  • Live commentary in English
  • Services of an experienced driver/guide
  • Service charges and taxes


  • Admission charges
  • Meals, snacks or items of a personal nature
  • Gratuity to your driver/guide

Departure information

From 1 Parliament Square
Royal Mile/High Street
Edinburgh EH1 1RE

Check-in: 08:15 hrs
Tour Departs: 08:30 hrs
Tour Returns: 19:00 hrs

Child details

Concession discount applies to adults aged 60 years and above; students and children aged 3 to 15 years inclusive.

We’re really sorry but children aged under 3 years cannot travel on this tour.

Photo-ID may be requested to confirm discount entitlement.  

Price Notes

The price of this tour includes guest house accommodation with en-suite bathroom. You can up-grade to hotel accommodation at extra cost during the booking process. 

Luggage Allowance
One medium sized suitcase/bag per person (maximum weight: 15 kilos)

Admission Prices
In order to give you maximum flexibility admission fees are not included in the cost of this tour. 

Please see the FAQ section for more information on this tour.

Product code 
HEX 02603

Tour route map

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