Lake District

Magnificent summits. Endless views. Scenery dotted with lakes and tarns. England’s highest peaks of Helvellyn and Scafell Pike. Copper mines and slate quarries.

Follow in Wainwright’s footsteps across the fells. Wander amongst Wordsworth’s daffodils. Ascend the ever-popular peak of Cat Bells. Take in a performance at Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake. Enjoy a Windermere Lake Cruise.

Sunset over Coniston Water
  • Sunset over Coniston Water
  • Walkers on Latrigg above Derwent Water
  • Walkers sitting beside Grasmere
  • The view from Great Gable

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Lake District

3 to 4 nights - From £339

  • Discovery Walks at Derwentwater, Lake District
  • Discovery Walks
  • Combine leisurely walks with sightseeing visits
  • Walks to beautiful Buttermere, Aira Force and Bassenthwaite Lake
  • Visit Mirehouse, Dalemain and Wordsworth House
  • Family Walking Adventure at Derwentwater, Lake District
  • Family Walking Adventures

  • Clamber up the Bowder Stone, a gigantic boulder
  • Ride on a launch across Derwent Water and discover Castlerigg Stone Circle
  • Children under 11 go FREE
  • Lake District National Trust Tour, Lake District
  • Heritage, Literary & Art Tours
  • Learn about the history of the National Trust in the Lake District
  • Visit several National Trust properties
  • Cruise on the gondola steam yacht along Conistonwater

Lake District

3 to 7 nights - From £275

  • Discovery Walks at Conistonwater, Lake District
  • Discovery Walks
  • Combine leisurely walks with sightseeing visits
  • Explore the area’s connections to Beatrix Potter and Wordsworth
  • Walk to iconic locations including Little Langdale and Grasmere

Southern Lake District

6 nights - From £621

  • Ridges & Scrambles in the Southern Lake District, Lake District
  • Adventurous Walking
  • Classic Jack’s Rake scramble on Pavey Ark
  • Raven Crag and Yewdale
  • Crinkle Crags and Bowfell via the Climbers Traverse and Great Slab

Water-mixable Oils

4 nights - From £525

  • Landscape Painting in Water-mixable Oils, Lake District
  • Art holidays
  • Capture some of Britain’s most inspiring landscapes in oil
  • Work with an experienced tutor to produce great results
  • Suitable for all; from beginners to experienced artists

Early Christians and Vikings

4 nights - From £549

  • Early Christian and Viking Cumbria, Lake District
  • Heritage, Literary & Art Tours
  • Discover the Viking influence on Cumbria
  • Visit key sites at Bewcastle and Gosforth
    Enjoy talks and informal discussions with your expert leader
  • Wainwright's Favourite Fells, Lake District
  • Limited Editions
  • Routes specially chosen by one of HF Holidays’ experienced leaders
  • Challenging mountain walking in the footsteps of Alfred Wainwright
  • Limited Edition holiday – only available in 2015

Lake District

7 nights - From £673

  • High Routes in the Southern Lake District, Lake District
  • Adventurous Walking
  • High mountain walks each day
  • Upper Eskdale and Sca Fell
  • Traverse of Crinkle Crags and Bow Fell
  • Arts & Crafts Movement in Cumbria, Lake District
  • Heritage, Literary & Art Tours
  • Discover private homes with magnificent wallpaper, furniture and stained glass
  • Visit Blackwell, the Arts and Crafts House designed by H Bailey Scott
  • Enjoy Brantwood, home of John Ruskin, on the shores of Conistonwater

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