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Isle of Man & The Lake District

Isle of Man & The Lake District

Our two-centre holiday is perfect if you enjoy rugged natural beauty, captivating scenery & unspoiled landscapes. The Lake District National Park includes England’s highest mountain – Scafell Pike and the famous Lake Windermere. Across the Irish Sea lies the Isle of Man, an unspoiled sleepy gem with quaint harbours and rolling hills.

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Our two-centre holiday is perfect if you enjoy rugged natural beauty, captivating scenery & unspoiled landscapes. The Lake District National Park includes England’s highest mountain – Scafell Pike and the famous Lake Windermere. Across the Irish Sea lies the Isle of Man, an unspoiled sleepy gem with quaint harbours and rolling hills.

 

Includes

Return coach travel

2 nights half board in Barrow-in-Furness

4 nights half board on the Isle of Man

Return ferry sailings to the Isle of Man

Excursion to Bowness-on-Windermere, Laxey & Ramsey

Free time in Douglas

 

Optional excursion to Castletown, Port St Mary & Port Erin (additional £10 per person)

 

Please note this price does not include our door-to-door, to add this service please tick the option at checkout.

SATURDAY

Enjoy a leisurely journey to our hotel in the Lake District.

SUNDAY

After breakfast we visit Bowness-on-Windermere, home to England's largest natural lake. From the shores of the lake you can hire a boat, or take a cruise (not included). Enjoy a walk along Orrest Head, a popular walk or visit the wonderful World of Beatrix Potter.

MONDAY

Early this afternoon a sea voyage takes us to Douglas, the main town and capital of the Isle of Man, and our base for the next leg chapter of our holiday!

TUESDAY

Enjoy free time in Douglas where you may be taken back to a seaside resort from days gone by. Be sure to visit the Manx Museum with its treasure of Viking gold, stroll the pretty promenade, perhaps with an ice cream in hand, and take a horse drawn carriage ride.

WEDNESDAY

Situated on the east coast, today we will visit Laxey. Home to the world's largest working waterwheel, Lady Isabella, which used to pump water out of the mines. We also visit Ramsey, the second largest town on the Island. Set against the magnificent backdrop of the North Barrule Hills, Ramsey boasts an impressive working harbour and one of the most impressive recreational spaces on the Isle of Man.

THURSDAY

Today there will be another day at leisure, or perhaps join us for an optional excursion visiting Castletown, the ancient capital of the island made up of small winding streets, picturesque fishing cottages along the harbour and a Viking castle that towers over the centre of the town. In the afternoon we continue to the pretty little harbour village of Port St Mary & the popular resort of Port Erin, before returning to our hotel.

FRIDAY

After an early breakfast we bid a fond farewell to the Isle of Man and head for home.

Holiday Inn Express ***, Barrow-in-Furness

(2 nights half board)

 

 

Set in Barrow-in-Furness our spacious hotel offers a bar, restaurant and free Wi-Fi throughout the property.

 

Hotel Facilities

  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Lift

  • Wi-Fi

 

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Chesterhouse Hotel ***, Douglas, Isle of Man

(4 nights half board)

 

Seafront Location

 

 

The Chesterhouse offers a unique experience for every traveller with an individual style and luxury that ranks amongst the best offered on the island.

 

Hotel Facilities

  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Lounge

  • Wi-fi

  • Lift

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