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The High Adventure: High Mountain Passes Spectacular from Windermere

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Mountain Goat Tours
Victoria St, Windermere LA23 1AD, UKWe are based at Windermere information, about 100 meters from the Windermere Railway Station.
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  • Pass by Mountain Goat Tours
    Pass by Hardknott Roman Fort
    Pass by Wrynose Pass
  • 1
    Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Wast Water
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Scafell Pike Mountain
  • 3
    Muncaster Castle
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by Coniston Water
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Mountain Goat Tours, Victoria St, Windermere LA23 1AD, UK
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Transport in a small mini-coach
    • On-board commentary in English
    • A ride on the Ravenglass and Eskdale narrow gauge railway.
    • Entry/Admission - Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway
    • Entry/Admission - Muncaster Castle
    Exclusions
    • Food & drink
    • Additional Entrance fees
    • Driver’s gratuity (Optional)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be 5 years or older to travel on this tour
    • Confirmation is received at the time of booking
    • There will be a designated lunch stop where you’ll be able to purchase lunch
    • There are toilet stops on route
    • Minimal walking is involved
    • Our vehicles are not currently wheelchair accessible
    • Luggage storage is available at the Windermere Information departure location
    • Seats cannot be reserved
    • Each passenger must have their own seat
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We were picked up by Tony and treated to an amazing day, Tony gave us a truly memorable day with loads of local information and fantastic photograph opportunities, the Muncaster Castle part of the tour was really good being able to see birds of prey in flight. Thank you for a
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    Response from Liz C, Marketing Manager at The High Adventure: High Mountain Passes Spectacular from Windermere
    Responded Nov 3, 2019
    Hello Peter40a, Thank you for leaving us such a brilliant review. We're really happy you enjoyed your day out with Tony on our High Adventure tour and enjoyed the Lake District scenery and the Muncaster Castle bird of prey show. Best wishes, Mountain Goat
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    We were picked up from where we were staying, on time, and were joined by seven others. Our driver and guide, Tony, was very knowledgeable and had a sense of humour, although I think this was lost on our overseas visitors. The tour took in areas that we probably wouldn’t have
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    Response from Liz C, Marketing Manager at The High Adventure: High Mountain Passes Spectacular from Windermere
    Responded Oct 27, 2019
    Hello Deborah S, Thank you for your lovely review of our High Adventure tour! It's amazing to hear you enjoyed your day out so much and had such a good time with your driver guide, Tony. It's always brilliant to hear people enjoy our itineraries! Best wishes, Mountain Goat
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    Amazing day out with this tour. The guide, Chris, was knowledgeable and absolutly funny which make the passing time even more enjoyable. He made the mist of the time we had .
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    Response from Liz C, Marketing Manager at The High Adventure: High Mountain Passes Spectacular from Windermere
    Responded Oct 22, 2019
    Hello Meirav C, Thank you for your review! We're so glad you took the time to write this review and recommend our High Adventure tour to other travelers! I will pass on your lovely compliments to Chris, I'm sure he'll be delighted to hear what you had to say! Best wishes, Mountain Goat
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    We didn't know what we were in store for when we signed up for this trip. Our driver Tony was exceptional and gave us a lot of information. The mountain passes were more beautiful than I can express, and the Wastwatter Lake was incredible to behold. I'm so glad we have photos
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    We were picked up from bowness pier on time by Kevin our driver. There was 6 of us in total for the whole trip. The minibus was spotless and had large windows, ideal for viewing the amazing scenery. Kevin was so informative, he was like a text book, full of information. He was a
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    About the operator
    By: Mountain Goat Tours
    1,709 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    fisherqueen099
    Maidenhead, United Kingdom
    98
    Superb tour
    What a wonderful way to enjoy the spectacular Lake District. The minibus was of a high quality and gave us a great
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    Vincent D
    2013
    Lovely experience
    Our overall experience was wonderful, the weather was fine and we had one of the best drivers Jean which took
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    Q6789JAss
    72
    Great tour!
    Amazing tour if you want to see the majority of the weeks in one day! It also gives you a better idea of the towns
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    Matt_3691
    Wodonga, Australia
    245
    Lakes District from Liverpool
    We had a small can driven and guided by Andy. A small group of 4, which included myself and 2 daughters. Wow, what
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    gracekoolmon
    90
    A glimpse of nature
    I was very happy to seize the opportunity to explore the beautiful view of the lakes. I am grateful to the tour
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    Steve C
    Firth, NE
    197
    My wife insisted and it was a wonderful day trip
    This was a concession to my wife since she is a huge Beatrix Potter fan and I know Peter Rabbit but not as big a
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    Steve C
    Firth, NE
    197
    Wonderful day trip
    We toured from Windermere with our tour guide Derek and he did a fantastic job. He was so engaging and made a
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    MichelleW4866
    Brisbane, Australia
    101
    Very exciting day
    For me this was a highlight of my whole holiday. Mountain Goat tours have some very knowledgeable and lovely staff
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    benpohl
    Melbourne, Australia
    52
    Very disappointing tour
    Whilst the scenery in the Lake District is beautiful, and this tour did take us to many attractive places, the
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    PhilRugby
    Rugby
    4124
    Brilliant Day out
    Fortunately we booked this tour on Tuesday 3rd December which was the best weather of the week.We chose the ten
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    tnaviles
    Stockport, United Kingdom
    224
    Fantastic
    Although the weather is not so good as it was showers all day , we still had a great time . The pick up from hotel
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    Laura S
    20
    Brilliant day tour
    We booked the winter 10 lake tour not knowing what to expect. Mark our driver was lovely and made us feel
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    Supernan75
    10
    Johnnsy
    Wonderful trip.Geoff driver really good knowledge and very helpful as I am partly disabled.extremely patient.would
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    pgnw
    236
    Lovely Tour and Guide
    First, we were mistakenly waiting at the incorrect pickup spot. Once we called the contact number, they arranged
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    SJNMom
    7961
    Loved it!!!
    We had a great time!! The scenery was beautiful. We had frequent stops so we could get out and enjoy the views-
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